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- Luring a leader (Sun-Sentinel)
Finding experienced managers is a challenge as South Florida's biotech industry grows When the founders of startup GeneEx decided it was time to hire a CEO to take the company forward, their recruiter cast a wide net.
- Civic leader's rise and hard fall (Miami Herald)
For at least a decade, Philip Blumberg led two lives, which he kept carefully and completely apart. There was the Blumberg everyone saw -- the civic leader, the real estate investor, the son who climbed in his father's footsteps to the top of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, and then higher. Smart, witty and used to being in charge, he was scheduled to chair the state's largest business
- States with minimum-service rules for real estate sales (Bankrate.com)
The movement to impose minimum-service requirements on real estate brokers began in 2004, when Florida and Illinois enacted laws. The campaign accelerated in 2005, when six other states passed laws. It has continued this year, with Indiana and New Mexico adopting new standards.
- Big deals drive local real estate ; Sales of $1 million parcels double over first quarter of 2005 (The Daily Sentinel)
Driven in part by a rise in multimillion-dollar land sales, the volume of real-estate sales in Mesa County during the first quarter totaled $343.7 million, a 28 percent increase from the same time a year ago, according to a local title company.
- Real estate firm moves to Baldwin Park headquarters (Orlando Sentinel)
The Rey Group, a fast-growing real estate company, is moving its headquarters from South Semoran Boulevard to Baldwin Park in Orlando.
- Region's banks, thrifts perform well (The Palm Beach Post)
Local banks ended 2005 with strong financial performance, but some bankers worry that the cooling real estate market will make for a tougher 2006.
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