Population Growth Helping State Economy Recover
Florida’s unemployment rate and job growth are outpacing their national counterparts, while the U.S. economy continues to recover at a faster clip than the rest of the world.  Read More…

Investors Flip Over Home Sales
Gulf Coast cities led the nation in the second quarter in home flips.  Tampa ranked third in the quarter for major U.S. metro areas.  Read More…

REIT Earnings to Diverge Along Sectors
The performance of REITs specializing in Retail, Hospitality, Office, and Logistics varies broadly.  Read More…

Rents are Falling in America’s Most Expensive Markets
On a year-over-year basis, rents have fallen in New York and San Francisco as the supply of new apartments comes online.  Read More…

Value Add
Like many older enclosed malls in economically challenged areas, DeSoto Square Mall has suffered mightily in recent years.  But that loss of value may be the catalyst for a rebound   Read More…