The Real Deal Miami

Editor’s note: South Florida, a real estate enigma

By Stuart Elliott | May 21, 2013 02:00PM

Stuart Elliott

From the May issue: South Florida is a real estate enigma: How can an area hit as hard by the housing crisis come back so strong, so fast? But it has, and brokers and developers aren’t wasting their time overthinking the comeback. They’re making deals and putting up skyscrapers.

That’s not to say, though, that they’ve forgotten the bad times of the last few years or that they didn’t learn invaluable lessons from the financial fallout. [more]