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  • JTHS-MIAMI Rock the Market Attracts Top Experts, Panels

    Mar 09, 2017
    Palm Beach County real estate will continue outperforming the national average because of continued population gains, a growing economy and spectacular amenities, South Florida top brokers and real estate analysts said at the Jupiter-Tequesta-Hobe Sound Council of the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (JTHS-MIAMI) Rock the Market conference on Feb. 28 in Jupiter.
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  • JTHS-MIAMI Realtors to Host Rock the Market in Jupiter

    Feb 27, 2017
    The Jupiter-Tequesta-Hobe Sound Council of the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (JTHS-MIAMI) will host JTHS-MIAMI Rock the Market on Tuesday, Feb. 28 at the Wyndham Grand Jupiter at Harbourside Place. The conference is designed to equip local Realtors with the latest market information, services and trends so they can better serve their clients.
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  • Lynne Rifkin Elected 2017 JTHS President of the MIAMI Association of REALTORS

    Feb 10, 2017
    The MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) has elected Lynne Rifkin, Broker Associate, ABR, MRP, PMN, SRES as the 2017 President of the Jupiter-Tequesta-Hobe Sound Association of Realtors (JTHS) Council. She and the entire 2017 JTHS Board of Governors were installed Dec. 2 at Frenchman’s Creek Beach & Country Club in Palm Beach Gardens.
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  • JTHS Realtors Collect More than 500 Holiday Toys for Local Children

    Jan 09, 2017
    The Jupiter Tequesta Hobe Sound (JTHS) Council of the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) collected more than 500 toys for local families in need this holiday season during its first JTHS Young Professionals Network Toy Drive on December 15.
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  • JTHS Realtors to Host Educational Breakfast with Palm Beach Schools Superintendent

    Jan 09, 2017
    The Jupiter Tequesta Hobe Sound (JTHS) Council of the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) will host a “Make a Connection” Breakfast with Palm Beach County Schools Superintendent Dr. Robert Avossa as the featured speaker on Wednesday, Jan. 18 at the Eastpointe Country Club in Palm Beach Gardens.
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  • YOUR July Minute with the JTHS President

    Jul 29, 2016
    Announcing Important Upcoming Events
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  • Jupiter Broker Patti Fitzgerald Appointed to Florida Real Estate Commission

    Mar 03, 2016
    The MIAMI Association of REALTORS® is honored to have one of its members, Patti Fitzgerald, named to the Florida Real Estate Commission, which administers and enforces real estate license law. Fitzgerald is a past president of the statewide Florida Realtors association and is currently a real estate broker associate and manager for Illustrated Properties in Hobe Sound.
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  • YOUR February Minute with the JTHS President

    Feb 18, 2016
    We are halfway through February. Time goes by so quickly. Our JTHS Leaders continue to focus on goals to maximize our Member's strengths. Our Professional staff continue to make enhancements to products and service offerings.
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  • Sue Gaieski Elected 2016 JTHS Council President of the MIAMI Association of REALTORS

    Feb 18, 2016
    The MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) has elected Sue Gaieski, e-PRO, SFR as the 2016 President of the Jupiter-Tequesta-Hobe Sound Association of Realtors (JTHS) Council. She and the entire 2016 JTHS Board of Governors were installed Dec. 11 at Frenchman’s Creek Beach & Country Club in Palm Beach Gardens.
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  • Canada Tops All Countries Searching Miami Real Estate Miami is the No. 1 Most-Searched U.S. Market Globally

    by | Apr 26, 2017
    Canada is the most-active country searching Miami real estate, according to new data from the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI). Canada registered the most South Florida property searches among all countries on MIAMI’s portal, www.Miamire.com, in January 2017. It’s the second time Canada has posted the most searches (the first occurred in October) since MIAMI began tabulating the monthly rankings in May 2013. Brazil and Colombia finished second and third, respectively. Russia, which led the rankings in November and December, fell to No. 29. Turkey — a global European-Asian hub connected to Miami via nonstop Turkish Airlines flights — entered the Top-10 for the first time (No. 7.) “Canadians love South Florida real estate and it’s not just because of our warm weather,” said Christopher Zoller, the 2017 MIAMI chairman of the board. “Yachting, boating, brand-name shopping and incredible beaches lead Canadians to purchase primary or secondary homes in South Florida.”
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  • Connecting with the Community

    by | Apr 24, 2017
    The 2015 Chairman of the Young Professionals Network of the MIAMI Association of REALTORS ® (MIAMI), the 29-year-old Pappas said her parents taught her about the importance of community service. The Pappas family regularly helped its local church, donated clothes and volunteered at Miami-based charities throughout Christina’s childhood.
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  • Mother inspires Coral Gables Realtor in Real Estate and Community Service

    by | Apr 24, 2017
    Looking at the growing number of local parent-child Realtor teams in South Florida, Christopher Zoller can’t help but think about how he got his start in the business. Zoller’s mother, Leticia, spent 20 years selling real estate in Fairfield, Conn.
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  • Inspiring the Next Generation of Women Commercial Realtors

    by | Apr 24, 2017
    A humble person who’d rather not be in the spotlight, Miami Realtor Barbara Tria won’t say it, but there’s no doubt she is inspiring Miami-Dade County female commercial Realtors.
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  • From the Symphony to Miami Real Estate

    by | Apr 24, 2017
    John Dohm, who transitioned to selling Miami commercial real estate 30 years ago, is still using many of the lessons he learned in the symphony. Forming partnerships, working with others, and serving the community can benefit all Realtors.
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  • Miami Realtors Sign 10 New International Partnerships

    by | Apr 19, 2017
    The MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) has 161 international real estate partners, the most of any Realtor association in the United States, after signing 10 new International Collaboration Agreements recently. The bilateral agreements create greater exposure for Miami and all of South Florida, increase business opportunities and promote a stronger local economy. “Collaborating and networking with global markets is at the core of our mission at the MIAMI Association of REALTORS®,” said Christopher Zoller, the 2017 MIAMI Chairman. “MIAMI is honored to have international partners in more than 50 countries and five continents. By promoting the Miami brand and Miami lifestyle at global conferences and with our worldwide partners, every South Florida industry and field benefits.”
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  • Miami Music Week and Ultra Festival Garner International Attraction

    by | Apr 12, 2017
    International home buyers want global cities with business centers, brand-shopping, resort lifestyles, entertainment and more. Miami, named as America’s Third-Most Fun City by Wallet Hub, is known for its nightlife but its art and music festivals are also world class. Miami Music Week, held in the last week of March, is one of the world’s most recognized electronic music events. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people from across the globe come to Miami to listen and dance to some of the world’s best DJs. The always sold-out Miami Music Week is a boom to local businesses, hotels, downtown and more. Young Miami Music Week attendees pay for tickets, ranging from $300 to $1,250. In 2016, more than 1,180 artists performed at 260 events hosted at 78 venues.
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  • Palm Beach International Boat Show Gains Global Following

    by | Apr 05, 2017
    The Palm Beach International Boat Show is attracting so many more international exhibitors and attendees that organizers moved to include “international” in its name.
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  • Miami Music Week and Ultra Festival Garner International Attraction

    by | Apr 05, 2017
    Miami Music Week, held in the last week of March, is one of the world’s most recognized electronic music events. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people from across the globe come to Miami to listen and dance to some of the world’s best DJs.
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  • Miami Open’s Diversity is a Perfect Match for Miami

    by | Apr 05, 2017
    The Miami Open, which is in its 32nd year at the picturesque Crandon Tennis Center on Key Biscayne, boosts every sector of Miami, including real estate, as it attracts thousands of fans from all over the world.
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  • I Want to express my Gratitude for Instructor Rick Burch

    by | Apr 05, 2017
    Thank you Rick for truly helping us develop our potentials and embrace our strengths while creating a fun environment with the right dosage of enthusiasm and discipline.
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  • Miami is Home to World-Class Tennis Every Spring

    by | Apr 05, 2017
    Tennis is an international sport played by every country on this globe, so it’s apropos a city as diverse and welcoming as Miami hosts a major tournament. The Miami Open, which is in its 32nd year at the picturesque Crandon Tennis Center on Key Biscayne, boosts every sector of Miami, including real estate, as it attracts thousands of fans from all over the world. The tournament, which is played over two weeks in late March, has introduced many fans to Miami’s resort lifestyle and awe-inspiring beauty while boosting the local economy. Consider: the Miami Open has an annual economic impact of nearly $390 million. It draws more than 300,000 spectators and is responsible for more than 14,000 hotel rooms. Its impact overseas might be more significant. The tournament is televised internationally, showcasing Miami’s sunny weather and skyline. About 90 domestic hours of TV broadcast the tournament and 190 countries broadcast 8,000 hours of total TV coverage overseas, according to tournament officials.
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  • Miami Realtors Showcase South Florida at Global Expo

    by | Mar 29, 2017
    The MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) promoted South Florida real estate at the world’s largest property show, MIPIM, on March 14-17, in Cannes, France as part of the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) expanded U.S. pavilion. MIAMI has exhibited with NAR at MIPIM for three consecutive years to increase awareness of U.S. markets. MIAMI leaders touted Miami’s rise as a world-class global city and worked to attract more commercial and residential investment for South Florida. “Real estate is an integral part of South Florida’s economy and it’s important to showcase Miami’s evolution as a top world-class city on this global stage,” said Christopher Zoller, a Coral Gables Realtor and 2017 MIAMI Chairman of the Board. “Investors want to build and develop properties in Miami because we’re growing, boast an incredible lifestyle and abound with economic opportunities.”
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  • Museum Expansion, New Baseball Complex Illustrates Palm Beach’s Growth

    by | Mar 22, 2017
    Art enriches communities, attracts the world’s wealthy and fuels commercial development. Palm Beach County understands this and is significantly adding to its cultural institutions. A $60 million expansion at West Palm Beach’s Norton Museum of Art is a shining example.
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  • Palm Beach Emerges as a Major Spring Baseball Destination

    by | Mar 22, 2017
    The new Ballpark of the Palm Beaches —a state-of-the-art, $150 million two-team facility — opened in February 2017 and is poised to positively impact everything from local real estate to shopping to tourism.
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  • Russia is Again Top International Country Searching Miami Real Estate Miami is Second Most-Searched U.S. Market Globally

    by | Mar 22, 2017
    Russia is the most-active country searching Miami real estate for the second consecutive month, according to new data from the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI). Russia registered the most South Florida property searches among all countries on MIAMI’s portal, www.Miamire.com, in December 2016. Colombia and Venezuela finished second and third, respectively. “Russia is part of an increasingly diverse group of countries that are purchasing Miami real estate,” said Christopher Zoller, the 2017 MIAMI chairman of the board. The Miami city of Sunny Isles Beach, for instance, has a large Russian population and is known as “Little Moscow” for its propensity of Russian-owned delis, restaurants, beauty spas, supermarkets and real estate companies. About 7.4 percent of Sunny Isles residents list Russian as their first language, according to the U.S. Census.
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  • South Florida Ranks among Tops in Nation for Commercial Investment Gains

    by | Mar 13, 2017
    South Florida is one of the top U.S. markets delivering solid returns and safety of capital for global investors, according to new statistics from Real Capital Analytics. Miami/South Florida posted 10 percent commercial real estate investment gains in the first half of 2016. Other top performers were Las Vegas (101%), Denver (up 51%) and Philadelphia (up 28%). Fort Lauderdale also posted gains in sales volume, rising up the ranks of top markets. South Florida has long been a top destination for international investors. Attractive real estate, proximity to Latin America, cultural offerings, resort lifestyle and global business center are just some of the reasons why foreign nationals invest here.
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  • MIAMI International Real Estate Congress Attracts Foreign Delegates, Industry Experts

    by | Mar 09, 2017
    South Florida international home sales increased year over year in 2016, according to findings from the 2016 MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) Profile of International Home Buyers survey announced at the recent 22nd annual MIAMI International Real Estate Congress.
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  • South Florida Experiencing Unprecedented Warehouse, Industrial Growth

    by | Mar 01, 2017
    Industrial developers are building South Florida warehouses and logistic spaces like never before, a development that is boosting the local real estate market and adding thousands of jobs to the local economy.
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  • South Florida is Top U.S. Destination for Foreign Buyers purchasing in Florida

    by | Feb 15, 2017
    Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach is once again the top destination for foreign buyers purchasing in Florida as its international purchases accounted for 52 percent of the Sunshine State’s foreign buyers, according to the 2016 Profile of International Residential Real Estate Activity in Florida conducted by the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR).
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