Miami real estate catches breath after Irma’s storm surge

Broker-associate Elliot Machado watched his normally bustling Miami urban neighborhood of Brickell transform into a violent underwater ghost town this weekend — from a distance. Amid grisly Irma forecasts and an evacuation order, Machado went north –…

Miami Association of Realtors partners with RealConnex

The Miami Association of Realtors (MIAMI) is seeking to help its 46,000 members uncover new business opportunities through a partnership with “real estate dealmaking platform” RealConnex …

Gridics, provider of property analysis tool, closes $1.1M seed funding round

Gridics, the provider of a collaborative search tool for real estate agents and their clients, has clinched $1.1 million in a seed funding round, and has unveiled a new application designed to streamline the development planning and approval process …

Miami Association of Realtors renews PropertyKey contract

The Miami Association of Realtors (MAR) recently announced a contract extension with PropertyKey, provider of the iMapp tax mapping system used by 42,000 regional Realtors. The new contract continues a member-commended relationship that has existed for…

Retsly adds Miami Association of Realtors MLS data to software service

Retsly, a Zillow-owned and operated software company based in Vancouver, is welcoming several new MLS affiliations that allow the software company to incorporate more data to its modernized platform.

Retsly’s newest additions includes the Miami Association of Realtors, one of the largest MLSs in the …

Agent to Agent: Formally complaining about a fellow Realtor

In this monthly column, a member of Miami’s Master Brokers Forum will examine and resolve potential differences that may arise between real estate professionals in the field. This month’s edition is written by Master Broker Bill Hahne, managing broker of Hahne Real Estate and member of the Miami Association of Realtors Grievance Committee.

The situation: A Miami real estate professional believes a colleague has behaved unethically, and wishes to file a formal complaint with the association …

South Florida Realtor associations agree to share MLS data

Large Realtor associations in the same state reaching MLS-sharing agreements has been a frequent occurrence of late. In Southeast Florida, the Realtors Association of the Palm Beaches (RAPB) and the MIAMI Association of Realtors announced they will sha…

Leigh Brown: Quit complaining and tell educators what you want

I’m here with the Florida Realtors Educators, and I just want to stress today how hard your people work to bring you education that you often don’t bother to show up for …

What’s it like for first-time homebuyers looking at Miami?

Two recent reports point to South Florida as an unaffordable region for first-time homebuyers. However, other recent data suggests the Miami metro is a top buyer’s market where individuals are actively buying within the lower tier price points …

South American buyers taking a pause from Miami real estate

In Miami roughly half of all foreign home buyers are from either Venezuela, Brazil, Argentina or more recently Columbia. According to stats from the Miami Association of Realtors, Colombia topped all foreign countries searching for South Florida real e…