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MIAMI HERALD – 2016 could be a down year for South Florida’s economy

2016 COULD BE A DOWN YEAR FOR SOUTH FLORIDA’S ECONOMY Real estate: Slow sales for multi-million penthouses may spark schadenfreude in locals feeling priced out of the housing market. Miami is one of the least affordable places to buy or rent a home in the U.S. But the cranes and contracts spawned by luxury condo […]

MIAMI TODAY – Miami’s condo market continues to be global magnet

MIAMI’S CONDO MARKET CONTINUES TO BE GLOBAL MAGNET ISG principal Craig Studnicky calculates that countywide the ratio of absentee to permanent condo owners is about 40/60. “It was higher 10 years ago,” he says, “but many now have their green cards and live here permanently or are early retirees from the New York area.” While […]

THE REAL DEAL – Report: 76% of new development condos sold

REPORT: 76% OF NEW DEVELOPMENT CONDOS SOLD More than three-quarters of new condo construction in Miami, the Beaches and Fort Lauderdale has been sold, according to a new ISG Miami Report update. The “Q4 New Construction Update” tracks sales of condo units in the pipeline and currently built east of I-95 in Miami-Dade since mid-2011, […]

MIAMI DIARIO – Inmobiliaria que vende condominios de lujo en sur de Florida abre nueva oficina en Caracas

INMOBILIARIA QUE VENDE CONDOMINIOS DE LUJO EN SUR DE FLORIDA ABRE NUEVA OFICINA EN CARACAS ISG World, organización especializada en el mercadeo y la comercialización de propiedades de lujo y condominios altos del sur de Florida, abriò una nueva oficina en la ciudad de Caracas. La compañìa de ISG espera proporcionarle al futuro inversor y […]

EL MUNDO – Inmobiliaria de Florida abre oficina en Caracas

INMOBILIARIA DE FLORIDA ABRE OFICINA EN CARACAS ISG World, organización especializada en el mercadeo y la comercialización de propiedades de lujo y condominios altos del sur de Florida, abre una nueva oficina en la ciudad de Caracas. Según nota de prensa enviada por la compañía, con la apertura de su nueva oficina, ISG espera proporcionarle […]

MIAMI TODAY – Brickell Condo Development May Slow

BRICKELL CONDO DEVELOPMENT MAY SLOW Riding a five-year trend of high absorption levels, developers planned another robust year of new construction in Brickell’s hot condo market. But early signs suggest 2016 might be different. The market took delivery of well over 1,000 units in 2015, and about three times that many sit on the drawing […]

NEW YORK POST – Florida’s hottest real estate spot is… Fort Lauderdale?

FLORIDA’S HOTTEST REAL ESTATE SPOT IS… FORT LAUDERDALE? Don’t be surprised if you see a yacht full of Chinese business people cruising around Miami this week. Nina Fabbri, a broker at 5iMiami Realty, is hosting 10 Shanghai investors for VIP Art Basel shows and parties — and hopefully, to snap up some luxury real estate. […]

MIAMI AGENT – International Sales Group Miami Report Event – 11.18.15

INTERNATIONAL SALES GROUP MIAMI REPORT EVENT – 11.18.15 Craig Studnicky and Philip Spiegelman, principals at International Sales Group (ISG) World presented the ISG Miami Report for 2015 at the West Fort Lauderdale on Nov 18 as part of a dynamic conference that was attended by over 500 real estate professionals. Full Article | Published December […]

UNIVISION – Llega Art Basel Miami Beach, la mayor feria artística de las Américas

LLEGA ART BASEL MIAMI BEACH, LA MAYOR FERIA ARTÍSTICA DE LAS AMÉRICAS El acontecimiento artístico más relevante de las Américas, Art Basel Miami Beach, abre sus puertas a partir del miércoles con 267 galerías y la obra de unos 4.000 creadores modernos y contemporáneos, en una oportunidad única para descubrir las últimas novedades en el […]

THE REAL DEAL – ISG report: Miami market contracting…for now

ISG REPORT: MIAMI MARKET CONTRACTING…FOR NOW There’s little doubt that the South Florida residential market is getting tighter, said ISG Principal Craig Studnicky at a presentation on Wednesday, but he believes the region will once again ride a wave of growth in the coming years. Studnicky, along with his colleague Philip Spiegelman, spoke to a […]

SOUTH FLORIDA BUSINESS JOURNAL – Miami/Fort Lauderdale condo projects had anemic sales in Q3, ISG World reports

MIAMI/FORT LAUDERDALE CONDO PROJECTS HAD ANEMIC SALES IN Q3, ISG WORLD REPORTS Pre-sale contracts for new condominium projects in eastern Miami-Dade and Broward counties got mired in a severe slowdown in the third quarter, according to a new report by brokerage ISG World. The brokerage surveyed all the major condos in pre-sales status in eastern […]

CURBED – With or Without Trump, the Immigrant Dream is Alive in Miami Enclave of Doral

WITH OR WITHOUT TRUMP, THE IMMIGRANT DREAM IS ALIVE IN MIAMI ENCLAVE OF DORAL “We had great national and international exposure for Doral” thanks to Trump’s resort, says Philip Spiegelman, a principal at International Sales Group, which is marketing Downtown Doral, a major project directly across from Trump National. Published October 3, 2015 | Read […]

DAILY BUSINESS REVIEW – Biggest Real Estate Deals 2015

BIGGEST REAL ESTATE DEALS 2015 It’s a good time to be a South Florida hotel broker. Take Christian Charre and Robert Taylor, two CBRE Inc. executives marketing the Conrad Miami after domestic and international buyers gobbled up $2 billion worth of South Florida offerings in the first 10 months of the year. Related Articles: · […]

MANSIONS GLOBAL – Spec Homes With Soul in South Florida

SPEC HOMES WITH SOUL IN SOUTH FLORIDA The Miami market overall is seeing an increase in ultraluxury spec-home development. “It’s a spec buyer’s market,” said Frank McKinney, a property developer who specializes in oceanfront homes in nearby Palm Beach County. McKinney says the rise in spec-home development can be attributed to a growing number of […]

THE REAL DEAL – ISG World partners with top Chinese real estate firm

ISG WORLD PARTNERS WITH TOP CHINESE REAL ESTATE FIRM As some South Florida real estate firms and developers focus their efforts on Chinese buyers, Aventura-based ISG World has partnered with Homelink International Inc., one of China’s top real estate firms. The Chinese company has more than 3,500 offices and 60,000 agents in 17 cities, according […]

MIAMI HERALD – ISG World announces partnership with top Chinese real estate brokerage

ISG WORLD ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH TOP CHINESE REAL ESTATE BROKERAGE Aventura-based ISG World, a luxury real estate sales and marketing firm, will partner with a top Chinese real estate brokerage to market South Florida properties to Asian buyers. In a news release, ISG said its partner would be Beijing-based Homelink International, which has 60,000 full-time […]

GLOBE ST Studnicky Makes Key Developer Predictions

STUDNICKY MAKES KEY DEVELOPER PREDICTIONS MIAMI—Craig Studnicky, principal of International Sales Group, knows the condo business. He’s been selling high-dollar residential units at some of the most luxurious properties for years and he’s been through the cyclical ups and downs. So when Studnicky offers projections for our commercial real estate market, people listen. In part […]

MICHEL TELLES ECONOMIA – Encontro Empresarial Internacional reúne poderosos em São Paulo! – FIABCI-Brasil

ENCONTRO EMPRESARIAL INTERNACIONAL REÚNE PODEROSOS EM SÃO PAULO! – FIABCI-BRASIL A convite do gentleman Elbio Fernández Mera participamos do Encontro Empresarial Internacional em São Paulo promovido pela FIABCI-Brasil – Federação Internacional das Profissões Imobiliárias -. O tema foi “A Organização e a Dinâmica das Prefeituras para atraírem Novos Projetos Arquitetônicos”. A bancada contou com uma […]

MIAMI AGENT – Viewpoints: Andres Valdivieso, Sales Director, MUSE Sunny Isles

VIEWPOINTS: ANDRES VALDIVIESO, SALES DIRECTOR, MUSE SUNNY ISLES Miami Agent (MA): As someone who’s built their career on international sales, how do you foresee America’s new relationship with Cuba affecting South Florida real estate? Andres Valdivieso (AV): The renewed relationship between Cuba and the U.S. is truly exciting. However, most of the biggest developers here […]

THE REAL DEAL – Chinese, Mandarin-speaking Realtors in hot demand

CHINESE, MANDARIN-SPEAKING REALTORS IN HOT DEMAND Philip Spiegelman, principal of International Sales Group, told TRD that last April his firm hired Ying Peng, then-public relations and marketing director for Miami Real Estate Invest. Spiegelman said Peng played an instrumental role in building her former employer’s international client base, making Miami Real Estate Invest one of […]

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