Property Values

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2010

    Coral Springs, Coconut Creek, Wellington Named "Best Small Cities" by Money Magazine

    IFlickr: ryantxrA slice of heaven in Coral Springs​f you live in Coral Springs, Coconut Creek, or Wellington, start bending your elbow and reaching for those shoulder blades, because it's time to pat yourself on the back: Money magazine named the cities 44th, 48th, and 72nd, respectively, on its a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2010

    Rubio Campaign Lashes Crist for the "One Job" He Cares About

    OK, so the housing bubble that exploded in Florida, then the world, may not entirely be Charlie Crist's fault. But that 12.3 percent unemployment figure in the state is just too enticing for Marco Rubio's campaign to resist, especially now that it's looking to keep Republican centrists from bolting ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2009

    Numbers Prove It: Florida Properties Flattened by Recession, Slumping Toward Deep South

    Flickr: marsmet47OK, maybe not everything... but our housing market sure is.​We held out for as long as we could. Property values in Florida -- especially South Florida -- were always so much higher than those other Southern states. We were so smug, weren't we, in 2006?That's the year when the hou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2009

    The Herald's Highest Form of Flattery

    Photo by C.StilesHow many condo bust stories can one newspaper write?Did anyone else get déjà vu reading the front page of the Miami Herald yesterday? Its feature story, "Condo Caverns," was strikingly similar to New Times' cover story last week, "Postcards From the Bust," written by you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2009

    Surprise! Corrupt Palm Beach County Runs Out of Cash

    Former County Commissioner Mary McCarty and her colleagues had a slight spending problem.Beaches without life guards, higher bus fares, laid off county workers, a major tax hike. Such a dismal budget proposal is hardly shocking in a county that's drowning in a housing bust. But Palm Beach County's p ... More >>

  • News

    May 8, 2008

    Bleeding Dollars

    A former Broward hospital CEO's trail of dubious expenses is just a drip in the bucket

  • News

    March 6, 2008

    They'll Take Your Houses

    South Florida's real estate forecast calls for pain

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2007

    The Great Showdown

    The numbers are in and the state of the State of the South Florida Housing Market is ... sputtering along. It's interesting how the Big Three handled the data released yesterday by the Florida Association of Realtors. The Herald's Mathew Haggman led with the bad news: sales are at historic lows an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2006

    Hey Brother, Can You Spare 20 Grand?

    The Palm Beach Post was dominated today by the wrong tense. On the front page is a huge headline, "Property Values Have Risen An Average Of 21 Percent ... WHAT'S DRIVING THE SURGE?" The website headline: "PBC property values shoot up 21 percent." Apparently they didn't read their own story. At the t ... More >>

  • News

    December 1, 2005

    Got House?

    Your Own Piece of Sunshine

  • Subtropical Life

    May 15, 2003

    Best Road Through Perdition

    NE Sixth Street in Victoria Park

  • News

    January 18, 2001

    Road Worriers

    Car dealers on State Road 7 in Plantation see disaster in their future, but they won't go down without a fight

  • Calendar

    December 2, 1999

    Home For the Holidays

    The Ninth Annual Victoria Park Holiday Home Tour