The Real Deal Miami

SoFla market is on fire, industry bigwigs say: VIDEOS

Brokers, developers catch up with TRD in exclusive one-on-one interviews
November 21, 2014 02:30PM

From left: Peggy Fucci, Ron Krongold, Jill Eber and Tony Cho

Brokers, developers and other key industry players shared market insight and provided a snapshot of their firm’s business during The Real Deal’s annual forum and showcase, which was hosted in Miami’s Design District last month. Hiten Samtani, managing editor of, sat down for some exclusive one-on-one interviews with top developers like Nitin Motwani and Ron Krongold, as well as bigwig brokers like Jill Eber and Tony Cho.

Tony Cho, president of Metro 1 Properties

Nitin Motwani, managing director at Miami Worldcenter Group

Peggy Fucci, president and CEO of One World Properties

Joseph Kavana, chairman and CEO of K Group Holdings, and Scott Leventhal, president and CEO of Trillist

Jill Eber, Coldwell Banker agent and one half of “The Jills” team

Camilo Lopez, president of the Solution Group

Nelson Gonzalezsenior vice president with EWM Realtors

Rafael Aragonesprincipal of Aragones Architecture and Grupo Habitat

Ron KrongoldCEO of Gold Crown Financial

George Mato, VP Director Of Sales at Premier Sales Group

Ron Shuffield, president and CEO of EWM Realtors

Richard LeFrak, chairman and CEO of the LeFrak Organization

Don Peebles, founder and CEO of the Peebles Coorporation

Edgardo Defortuna, founder of Fortune International Realty

Alicia Cervera, managing partner of Cervera Real Estate

Daniel de la Vega, president of ONE Sotheby’s International Realty

(Check out the above clips on’s YouTube page.)

— Kerry Barger