The Real Deal Miami

Beachfront benchmarks: South Florida’s real estate records and notable firsts

May 13, 2013 10:00AM

From the May issue: The year isn’t even half over and already there has been plenty of big real estate news about South Florida — mostly good, some not so good. A few of the noteworthy items are records: the nation’s biggest home and highest foreclosure rate, the region’s most expensive remodeling project and Miami’s first mega-construction loan since the housing bubble burst. We figured you might have missed a tidbit or two, so we rounded them up for you. Kick back and enjoy reading about the benchmarks that have been set. [more]