The Real Deal Miami

South Florida home values fall … and more

August 11, 2009 09:13AM

1. South Florida home values fall 4.36 percent in second quarter [SFBJ]
2. Legislation holding foreign manufacturers accountable aims to help drywall victims [Palm Beach Post]
3. Insurance discounts for home modifications could be reduced [Palm Beach Post]
4. Small-capitalization stocks in the U.S. fall slightly [WSJ]
5. Maguire Properties’ second-quarter loss increases [WSJ]
6. AIG chooses outsider to lead real estate asset sales [The Deal]
7. Is the worst of the real estate recession behind us? [National Real Estate Investor]
8. Luxury homes go up for auction [NYT]
9. Jeweler Zales closes additional stores [GlobeSt]
10. Banks call cleanup crews to deal with foreclosed homes [MSNBC]
11. New Brevard County office building is LEED certified [Florida Today]