Big Question

Are We Headed for Another Real Estate Bust?

Real estate consultant Jack McCabe sees trouble ahead.

01/20/2017 By Susan Burns

Deals

Partners Purchase Osprey Space for New Italian Restaurant

Giovanni Migliorini, Carlo Piras and Maurice Connaughton recently purchased a unit at the entry of the Bay Street Town Center, 3976 Destination Drive, Osprey, for $310,000.

01/20/2017 By Staff

Construction

New Company Aims to Assist Developers From Start to Finish

Jane Bennett, Karin Silver and Pearl DeBrular recently teamed to launch Beyond the Bluprint, a new company that provides strategies for new development.

01/20/2017 By Staff

Real estate

Sarasota Area Ranked No. 10 in List of 'Hottest' Real Estate Markets

The North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton region was recently ranked as the No. 10 "hottest" real estate market of 2017 by the real estate research website Trulia.

01/19/2017 By Staff

Construction

Construction Company Breaks Ground on New Manatee County Utilities Building

The commercial construction company Halfacre Construction Company recently broke ground on a new 7,200-square-foot building for the Manatee County Utilities Department.

01/18/2017 By Staff

Planning

New Citizens' Group Schedules Town Hall Meeting for Jan. 23

The STOP! event will focus on the need to create more pedestrian-friendly sidewalks and to increase public input into the city’s planning and approval process.

01/18/2017 By Staff

Construction

New Condo Project Coming to Whitaker Bayou

The Sarasota developer Jebco Ventures, Inc., on Wednesday announced plans for The Strand, a new waterfront condominium community on Whitaker Bayou.

01/18/2017 By Staff

Honors

Real Estate Executives Ranked Among Most Influential

Kate Rossi of NRT LLC and Clark Toole of Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate Florida were recently named to a ranking of the 200 most influential people in residential real estate.

01/17/2017 By Staff

Construction

Developers Celebrate Launch of New Siesta Key Condo

Crossgate Partners, LLC, recently celebrated the launch of Océane, a new building with six 4,500-square-foot luxury condominium residences.

01/17/2017 By Staff

New hires

Husband-and-Wife Agents Join Real Estate Firm

Blake and Corinne Gillett recently joined the sales team at RoseBay International, Inc.

01/16/2017 By Staff

Real Estate

Real Estate Agents to Represent Two New Downtown Buildings

Gwen Kruse and Dyrk Dahl of Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate are partnering with the developer Vandyk to represent Orange Club Boutique Condos & Townhomes and the One 88 Residences.

01/16/2017 By Staff

Manufacturing

Chemical Company Receives Manatee County Tax Exemption

The Manatee County Commission on Tuesday approved a tax exemption worth $1.2 million over eight years for Allied New Technologies 2, Inc.

01/13/2017 By Staff

Deals

Miami Gardens Company Buys Vacant North 301 Property

The Miami Gardens company Cocchiola, L.L.C., recently purchased just over 1 acre of vacant land on the west side of N. Washington Boulevard.

01/13/2017 By Staff

Construction

Venice Company to Build New Animal Medical Center Facility

The Venice commercial construction company J.E. Charlotte Construction Corp. was recently picked to build a new facility for the Animal Medical Center of Lehigh Acres.

01/13/2017 By Staff

Deals

Architect Sells Downtown Office Building

Guy and Cynthia Peterson recently sold the downtown Sarasota office building that houses the Guy Peterson Office for Architecture for $1 million.

01/12/2017 By Staff

Deals

Sarasota Company Buys Bank Building for $903,000

JDL Bradenton LLC last month purchased the Bank of America building located at 4311 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton.

01/11/2017 By Staff

Deals

Vacant Land Near Airport Sold for $330,000

Myakka City's Tamiami Hoehne LLC recently purchased a 40,511-square-foot vacant commercial parcel located near Sarasota Bradenton International Airport.

01/10/2017 By Staff

New hires

Real Estate Attorney Joins Sarasota Firm

Real estate attorney Elizabeth Wexler recently joined Sarasota's Berlin Patten Ebling, PLLC.

01/10/2017 By Staff

Construction

Sarasota Church to Break Ground on New Family Center

The Church of the Palms will hold a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the start of work on the Palms Center, a new family life center.

01/09/2017 By Staff

Construction

South Manatee County Condo and Marina Details Announced

The project will include four condominium buildings with up to seven stories and 212 units and a private yacht club and marina with up to 132 boat slips.

01/09/2017 By Staff