Movers and Shakers

Douglas Elliman makes hire, Metro 1 promotes broker and real estate attorney switches firms

Aug.August 14, 2014 12:45 PM

Giovanni Caloretti joined Douglas Elliman as director of international sales for the brokerage’s Florida team. He has nearly 10 years of real estate experience, most recently with Miami-based Cervera Real Estate. Caloretti, who specializes in handling residential deals for Latin American clients, was born in Chicago and relocated to South Florida 20 years ago.

Metro 1 Commercial promoted Tony Arellano to executive vice president. Arellano will manage the firm’s sales and leasing efforts for more than $200 million in commercial real estate assets. He joined the firm in 2007 as its commercial sales director.

Longtime real estate attorney Barbara Ferrer joined the Miami office of GrayRobinson as a shareholder in the firm’s Real Estate Practice Group. Ferrer most recently was a partner at Holland & Knight. She advises clients on a variety of real estate and banking transactions. — Eric Kalis

Related Articles

Jay Parker and a rendering of CocoWalk

Douglas Elliman, Bluemercury among new tenants at CocoWalk

Howard Lorber and Barry Zubrow with unit 1601 at The Bristol (Credit: Getty Images)

Howard Lorber flips condo at the Bristol to investment banker Barry Zubrow

Nirka Burns Padilla and Martin Conroy 

Movers & Shakers: Palm Beach broker leaves William Raveis for Douglas Elliman & more

South Florida skyline (Credit: iStock)

Resi sales rise throughout South Florida in Q4: Elliman

(Credit: Redwood Media Group)

Developers and brokerages are getting creative for Art Basel

Karen Elmir, Camilo Franco, and Caitlyn Henderson

Movers & Shakers: Elmir Group launches CRE division, Pablo Alfaro team grows

Rendering of Arte by Antonio Citterio, Jay Parker and Alex Sapir (Credit: Blackhaus)

Elliman taking over sales of Alex Sapir’s Arte project in Surfside

Howard Lorber and a rendering of the Bristol

Howard Lorber picks up unit at the Bristol in West Palm Beach