The Real Deal Miami

Housing affordability rises in Palm Beach County, car dealership closings will hurt commercial real estate … and more

May 18, 2009 06:32PM

1. Housing affordability continues to rise in Palm Beach County and Treasure Coast [Palm Beach Post]
2. Alan Ojeda stands by decision to go rental at One Broadway [Miami Herald]
3. Palm Beach County commercial real estate prices falling [Palm Beach Post]
4. Lauderhill, Coral Gables and Miami projects face foreclosure [SFBJ], [SFBJ]  and [SFBJ]
5. Professionals present rewards of green building at preservation conference [Palm Beach Daily News]
6. Realtors optimistic about price bottom [Inman]
7. The Obama mortgage rescue plan has postponed foreclosure for only 55,000 U.S. homeowners [Seeking Alpha]
8. Vulture buyers to descend on International Council of Shopping Centers convention [Reuters]
9. Chrysler and GM dealership closings will hurt commercial real estate [TRE Bloggers]
10. Economists expect April housing starts to be better than predicted [Seeking Alpha]
11. SL Green raises $387.4 million in common stock offering [National Real Estate Investor Online]
12. Housing market recovery by 2010 unlikely [Seeking Alpha]
13. Jumbo lending crunch hitting high-end sales [Inman]
14. 73 percent of homes sold during the first three months of the year were considered affordable [CNN Money]