The Real Deal Miami

South Florida cities to receive HUD grants, Macy’s to cut 600 jobs in Miami … and more

February 02, 2009 05:39PM

1. Four South Florida cities to receive HUD grants [SFBJ]
2. West Palm Beach’s CityPlace South Tower delivered [GlobeSt]
3. Foreign investors may boost local market [Miami Herald]
4. After selling condos at steep discount, developer hopes to break even [Palm Beach Post]
5. How to cure Florida’s property insurance system [Sun-Sentinel]
6. If unit owners are behind, complexes may not qualify for Fannie Mae [Palm Beach Post]
7. Numbers on the Treasure Coast’s housing market [Palm Beach Post]
8. The New Yorker visits Florida real estate developments [New Yorker]
9. Kohl’s looking to hire for new Royal Palm Beach location [Palm Beach Post]
11. Macy’s to cut 600 jobs at Miami headquarters and 7,000 nationwide [Miami Herald] and [ABC]
12. Orlando realtor new president of Florida Association of Realtors [SFBJ]
13. REITs paying dividends in stock, not cash [Reuters]
14. General Growth Properties amends loan agreement [Fox Business News]
15. Fisher Island not immune to downturn [NYT]
16. $100,000 houses reappear in Port St. Lucie [Palm Beach Post]
17. Homebuilder stocks rise [MarketWatch]
18. Banks continue to tighten loan standards [AP via 1010 WINS]
19. Strip-mall baron Baker’s portfolio struggling [WSJ]