The Real Deal Miami

Developer delays projects, retail sales rise in January … and more

February 12, 2009 05:19PM

1. Developer delays luxury construction due to economy [Palm Beach Post]
2. South Florida foreclosures increase year-over-year in January, state posts nation’s fourth-highest foreclosure rate [Sun-Sentinel], [Palm Beach Post] and [SFBJ]
3. Foreclosure sale set for Fort Lauderdale [SFBJ]
4. Miami Beach commissioners discuss short-term rentals [Miami Sun Post]
5. Everglades land deal requires tougher pollution standards [Sun-Sentinel]
6. Low prices drawing buyers back in [Sun-Sentinel]
7. Statewide home sales up but prices down [SFBJ]
8. Publix opens 1,000th store, continues expansion [GlobeSt]
9. Retail sales rise in January [1010 WINS]
10. Buyers go green to save [WSJ]
11. Home prices fell record 12 percent in fourth quarter [Bloomberg]