The Real Deal Miami

Two distressed SoBe apartments sold at half-off, St. Joe’s board adds Fairholme execs to its ranks … and more

December 17, 2010 05:07PM

1. Belgian investor picks up two distressed SoBe apartment projects for more than half off [SFBJ]
2. St. Joe’s board adds Fairholme’s Berkowitz and Fernandez to its ranks [WSJ]
3. 15 Icon Brickell units go in bulk for $4.4M [SFBJ]
4. Freddie Mac reports climbing mortgage rates [HousingWire]
5. Owner of Coral Gables manse once linked to LeBron James househunt ups mortgage amount by $2M [SFBJ]
6. Wall Street Journal reporter the accidental recipient of a loan modification letter from Bank of America [WSJ]

7. Meanwhile, the state of Arizona chooses to sue Bank of America over loan modifications [WSJ]
8. Final draft of Tamiami Trail bridge project’s next phase released [SFBJ]
9. With prices still low, Florida residential real estate investments gaining in popularity with foreginers [AFP]