The Real Deal Miami

Cipriana Miami still slated to open in summer 2010, Delray Beach DMV will close next year … and more

December 17, 2009 10:14AM

1. Delray Beach DMV will close next year [CBS 12]
2. Max Fish’s temp location in Overtown has an “authentic” hipster scene [EV Grieve]
3. Cipriani Miami still slated to open in summer 2010, though some have doubts [Hotel Chatter]
4. Models-only lounge opens in Miami [Urban Daddy]
5. Life from an underwater homeowner‘s perspective [WSJ via Patrick.net]
6. Genworth CEO says home loan insurance units could be profitable again by mid-2011 [The Street]
7. Fed set to complete mortgage securities purchases by end of first quarter [National Mortgage News]
8. Moody‘s: Life insurers’ losses will be manageable [Reuters]
9. Analytics firm says the increase in November muti-family starts is meaningless; sector still in trouble [WSJ]
10. Commercial real estate financing may need to come from non-traditional sources [Bigger Pockets Blog]
11. “Cash for caulkers” pushes homeowners to invest in energy-saving leak fixes and insulation [WSJ]
12. For banks, 2010 will be the year of dealing with commercial mortgage maturities [National Real Estate Investor]