Eric Odum

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The New Tax Law Has Made It a Great Time to Invest in Real Estate. Here's How to Get the Most From Your Investment.

Paying attention to both the investment and operational sides of the business will make it a success.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Changes in the new tax law mean it's a great time to invest in real estate. Between lower effective tax rates for LLCs, …

Real Estate

In the U.S. workplace, a standing desk has become an important benefit

At a bank headquarters in St. Paul, some workers keep an extra pair of sensible shoes at their workstations, just so they can more comfortably use …

Human Resources

Tax-reform bill could give edge to stocks over real estate

The stock market and real estate represent two of the most popular growth investments available to Americans. House Republican tax strategists probably didn't set out with the aim of favoring one investment category over the other, but stocks could receive better treatment if the tax proposal, or …

Real estate M&A has eclipsed the record level set on the eve of the financial crisis — and it's to do with the retail apocalypse

Mergers and acquisitions of real estate companies have hit record levels in 2017.<p>Through November 15, more than 3,300 real estate deals were announced worth $387 billion. They account for 12.1% of the total global M&A market by value, according to data compiled by Thomson Reuters.<p>Each figure is a …

U.S. Housing Starts Rose in October

U.S. housing starts rose last month to the highest level in a year, a sign home builders are getting back on track after hurricane activity weighed on residential construction in September.<p>Housing starts increased 13.7% in October from the prior month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.290 …

Housing

Tampa Bay Business Journal: July 3, 2015

Ep. 71 Elise Batsel - 7 Things Landlords Should Know About Commercial Leases - Real Estate Investing in Florida

<b>Commercial vs. Residential Leases</b><p>Commercial properties have different costs and expenses that can be transferred to tenants: common area maintenance …

Miami Is a Rising Star in the Global Elite Real Estate Market

Miami has found a comfortable place among the leading cities of the world: London, New York, Hong Kong, Sydney, Singapore, LA, and Dubai. While London has taken the top spot as the place for the wealthy to park their <b>wealth</b> in urban real estate, <b>Miami</b> is catching attention for a different …

Real Estate

Is the rental market about to bust?

The status of the rental market is buried beneath two seemingly different market indicator measures.<p>However, after a little digging, a new <b>Capital</b> …

Apogee unit in South Beach hits market at $8.5M

Unit 1203 at the Apogee condo tower in South Beach and listing agent Nelson Gonzalez<p>A flow-through unit at the Apogee condo tower in South Beach is …

Palm Beach Gardens offices sell for $10.55M

4360 Northlake Boulevard in Palm Beach Gardens<p>Summit Property Group has sold a pair of office buildings in Palm Beach Gardens, county records …

Viking Partners buys Orlando shopping center - Orlando Business Journal

By Anjali Fluker <br>– Associate Managing Editor, Orlando Business Journal<p>Oct 6, 2015, 11:44am EDT<p>An Ohio real estate investment firm spent $21 million …

Real Estate

Top 5 Foreign Commercial Real Estate Investors in the US

National View count:<p>October 05, 2015<p>Chart via Real Capital Analytics<p><b>With $62B</b> through Q2 '15, <b>cross-border investors</b> are generating <b>record numbers</b>, an …

Heights at Coral Town Park proposed in Naranja Miami-Dade County - South Florida Business Journal

By Brian Bandell <br>– Senior Reporter, South Florida Business Journal<p>Oct 5, 2015, 6:00am EDT<p>A 180-unit apartment project has been proposed in the …

Florida

Retail, residential, office envisioned for New Port Tampa Bay site on Gandy waterfront - Tampa Bay Business Journal

By Ashley Gurbal Kritzer <br>– Senior Reporter, Tampa Bay Business Journal<p>Oct 5, 2015, 7:01am EDT<p>Plans are in the works for a prime stretch of …

Real Estate

Ram Real Estate sells Boca Raton’s Mark at Cityscape to Monogram Residential Trust - South Florida Business Journal

By Brian Bandell <br>– Senior Reporter, South Florida Business Journal<p>Oct 1, 2015, 7:33am EDT<p>Ram Real Estate sold the 12-story Mark at Cityscape …

Real Estate

Shops at Sunset Place sells to Federal Realty, partners for $110M

The Shops at Sunset Place<p>Following the majority purchase of CocoWalk earlier this year, Federal Realty Investment Trust and its two local partners …

Steve Madden overtakes Lincoln Road space after legal battle - South Florida Business Journal

By Emon Reiser <br>– Digital Producer, South Florida Business Journal<p>Sep 30, 2015, 4:33pm EDT<b><br>Updated</b> Oct 1, 2015, 10:44am EDT<p>Global chain footwear …

Real Estate

Foreclosures

Broker’s View/Commercial: Miami’s commercial real estate sees increasing numbers of foreign investors

When real estate developers began to travel to Argentina, Brazil, Venezuela and Mexico to market their luxurious condos to foreign buyers not too …