JTHS Council of the MIAMI Association of REALTORS - Jupiter, Tequesta, Hope Sound

     

                

  • JTHS-MIAMI Golf Tournament to Benefit Veterans Organization on 9/11

    Aug 10, 2017
    The Jupiter-Tequesta-Hobe Sound Council of the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (JTHS-MIAMI) will host its 32nd annual JTHS-MIAMI Golf Tournament on Monday, Sept. 11 at the PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach Gardens. Partial proceeds will benefit the Renewal Coalition, a Jupiter-based organization that assists wounded veterans and their families.
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  • JTHS-MIAMI Realtors Collect 240 Pounds of Food for Needy Palm Beach Residents

    May 16, 2017
    The Jupiter-Tequesta-Hobe Sound Council of the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (JTHS-MIAMI) collected 240 pounds of non-perishable food for the Palm Beach County Food Bank in April as part of the JTHS-MIAMI Leadership Academy’s “Move for Hunger” Food Drive.
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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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  • Brazil Ranks No. 3 Globally for Most Miami Real Estate Transactions

    by | Aug 30, 2017
    Brazilian consumers buy the third-most South Florida real estate among all foreign countries. The South American country tied with Colombia in purchasing 10 percent of the $6.2 billion in South Florida residential real estate purchases by foreign buyers, according to the 2016 Profile of International Homebuyers of MIAMI Association of RELATORS® Members. The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) conducts the annual profile for MIAMI. South Florida’s global business center, world-class shopping, affordability compared to other world cities, and outdoor lifestyle are some reasons why Argentinians purchase.
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  • Argentina Ranks No. 2 Globally for Most Miami Real Estate Transactions

    by | Aug 23, 2017
    Argentinian consumers buy the second-most South Florida real estate among all foreign countries. The South American country registered 11 percent of the $6.2 billion in South Florida residential real estate purchases by foreign buyers, according to the 2016 Profile of International Homebuyers of MIAMI Association of RELATORS® Members. The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) conducts the annual profile for MIAMI. South Florida’s global business center, world-class shopping, affordability compared to other world cities, and outdoor lifestyle are some reasons why Argentinians purchase.
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  • Venezuelan Home Buyers Rank as South Florida’s Top International Clients

    by | Aug 16, 2017
    Venezuelan consumers bought the most South Florida real estate among all foreign countries last year. The oil-rich South American country with 31 million residents registered 15 percent of the $6.2 billion in South Florida residential real estate purchases by foreign buyers, according to the 2016 Profile of International Homebuyers of MIAMI Association of RELATORS® Members. The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) conducts the annual profile for MIAMI. Venezuela — which is currently experiencing 700 percent inflation rate, social unrest and political chaos — has led the annual list since NAR began conducting surveys for MIAMI in 2006.
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  • El Clásico Miami Shines International Spotlight on South Florida

    by | Aug 10, 2017
    El Clásico Miami brought thousands of fans and millions of dollars to South Florida and showcased Miami as an international destination. The event crystalized what Miami residents already know: Miami is a top-tier, international city with abundant live, work and play opportunities.
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  • El Clásico Miami Shines International Spotlight on South Florida

    by | Aug 09, 2017
    Thousands of soccer fans from around the globe flocked to Miami to watch one of the most monumental soccer matches of the year. Spanish soccer supernovas FC Barcelona and Real Madrid faced off in front of 65,000 fans on July 29 in El Clásico Miami — the teams’ first meeting on U.S. soil and second in history away from Spain. The highly-anticipated friendly, which included many of the world’s top soccer players like Lionel Messi and Neymar, brought thousands of fans and millions of dollars to South Florida and showcased Miami as an international destination. The event crystalized what Miami residents already know: Miami is a top-tier, international city with abundant live, work and play opportunities. Miami, which has hosted the most Super Bowls of any U.S. city, had an incredible July, which is typically a slow time of the year for events. In addition to hosting El Clásico in July, Miami hosted its first-ever Major League Baseball All-Star Game and its annual Swim Week.
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  • Colombians Lead All Global Consumers Searching South Florida Real Estate

    by | Aug 02, 2017
    Colombia continues to be the top foreign country searching for South Florida real estate on the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) website, according to new statistics from the nation’s largest local Realtor group. Colombia registered the most South Florida property searches among all countries on MIAMI’s portal, www.MiamiRealtors.com, in May 2017. Colombia has led the MIAMI property search rankings in 13 of the last 18 months. Venezuela and Brazil finished second and third, respectively. Canada — a top international market for South Florida real estate — moved into the top-four countries, its highest finish since it took third in June 2015. “Miami consistently ranks among the most-searched U.S. real estate market globally,” said Coral Gables Realtor Christopher Zoller, the 2017 MIAMI chairman of the board. “Our new data shows that while Miami is a destination for Latin American home buyers it is also a major hotspot for consumers from Canada, India, France, Spain and other countries.”
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  • Commercial Real Estate Developers Investing in Broward County, South Florida

    by | Jul 26, 2017
    Broward County’s location and educated workforce make it one of the nation’s most sought-after commercial real estate markets for international and domestic investors. The state of Broward commercial real estate was addressed at the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® Commercial Alliance’s (RCA MIAMI) inaugural Broward-Miami Midyear Update in Fort Lauderdale. More than 70 MIAMI members attended the half-day event, which began with Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce President & CEO Dan Lindblade detailing Broward County’s latest business and employment efforts. Broward has one of the state’s largest and most diverse labor forces with 30.12% of residents holding a Bachelor’s degree or higher.
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  • Miami Realtor’s Dedication to her Craft Vaults her to National Honor

    by | Jul 19, 2017
    Miami native Karen Elmir knew she wanted to be a Realtor at age 12. After securing her real estate license at the age of 18, Elmir has achieved incredible success in Miami real estate. Recently, she was named among the nation's 30 most-influential Realtors under the age of 30 by REALTOR® Magazine.
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  • The Power of Determination: Broward County Realtor Wins National Honor on Third Attempt

    by | Jul 19, 2017
    Perseverance and hard work helped Broward County's Saria Finkelstein achieve her goal of becoming one of the nation 30 most influential Realtors. Now as a member of REALTOR® Magazine's prestigious 30 Under 30 Class of 2017, Finkelstein wants to coach more Realtors her unique team within a team model of building a real estate business.
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  • Colombia Again Leads All Countries Searching Miami Real Estate Miami is the No. 1 Most-Searched U.S. Market Globally

    by | Jul 19, 2017
    Colombia is the most-active foreign country searching Miami real estate, according to new data from the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI). Colombia registered the most South Florida property searches among all countries on MIAMI’s portal, www.MiamiRealtors.com, in April 2017. Colombia has led the MIAMI property search rankings in 12 of the last 17 months. Brazil and Venezuela finished second and third, respectively. The United Kingdom re-entered the top-10 countries with its highest finish since it recorded the third-most Miami real estate searches in March 2016. “From the United Kingdom to South America, Miami remains a major attraction to international home buyers,” said Coral Gables Realtor Christopher Zoller, the 2017 MIAMI chairman of the board. “Miami’s brand is known around the world and our home prices remain lower than other top global cities.”
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  • An Athlete’s Paradise: Miami Attracting Global Sporting Events

    by | Jul 12, 2017
    Major sporting events promote a city globally, attract new residents and fuel commercial investment. On Tuesday, Miami hosted its first Major League Baseball All-Star Game. Hosting major events such as the 88th annual Midsummer Classic and this month’s El Clásico soccer game between Real Madrid and Barcelona have an immediate and long term impact on the South Florida economy. Miami’s All-Star Game is expected to contribute $80 million to the local economy, according to the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau.
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  • Miami Real Estate: A Center for Global Investment

    by | Jul 05, 2017
    Construction cranes in Downtown Miami and throughout South Florida help tell the story of a fast-growing population center and global business hub. Miami’s skyline — a visual marvel with awe-inspiring, high-rise buildings overlooking the Atlantic — has changed more rapidly than any other American city. Global investment from an array of countries have helped fuel the development. Foreign real estate buyers purchased $6.2 billion of South Florida residential properties in 2016, up from $6.1 billion a year ago, 2016 Profile of International Home Buyers of MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) Members. The annual survey, which was conducted by MIAMI and the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), is just one indicator of how attractive South Florida has become to international buyers. According to NAR’s 2016 Profile International Residential Real Estate Activity in Florida, more than half of all international home sales in the entire state of Florida (52 percent) happen in Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach.
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  • Miami is Second-Hottest U.S. City for Millennials

    by | Jun 21, 2017
    Diverse employment opportunities, a thriving downtown, walkable neighborhoods, state-of-the-art museums and top entertainment venues make Miami the second-most desired U.S. city for millennials, according to a 2017 Realtor.com study. The study, which analyzed 60 large U.S. cities, is significant because millennials are America’s largest generation with enormous purchasing power. The 25-to-34-year olds comprise the largest percentage of home buyers (34 percent) in the United States, according to the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR). Millennials make up 64 percent of first-time home buyers today and will factor significantly in real estate for decades.
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  • Building Boom: Miami Continues to Attract Major Projects, Developments

    by | Jun 15, 2017
    Developers are proposing and building major Miami projects because Miami has evolved into a top global city with culture, art, name-brand shopping and entertainment.
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  • Miami is Second-Hottest U.S. City for Millennials

    by | Jun 15, 2017
    Diverse employment opportunities, a thriving downtown, walkable neighborhoods, state-of-the-art museums and top entertainment venues make Miami the second-most desired U.S. city for millennials, according to a 2017 Realtor.com study.
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  • Colombia Tops All Countries Searching Miami Real Estate Miami is the No. 1 Most-Searched U.S. Market Globally

    by | Jun 15, 2017
    Colombia is the most-active foreign country searching Miami real estate, according to new data from the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI). Colombia registered the most South Florida property searches among all countries on MIAMI’s portal, www.MiamiRealtors.com, in March 2017. Colombia has led the MIAMI property search rankings in 11 of the last 16 months. Venezuela and Brazil finished second and third, respectively. India, the second-most populous country in the world, entered the top-five in March 2017 after finishing sixth in December 2016, January 2017 and February 2017. “As Miami evolved from a tourist city to a global metropolis, we’ve seen more diversified foreign home buyers search and buy properties here,” said Coral Gables Realtor Christopher Zoller, the 2017 MIAMI chairman of the board. “It’s no longer just South America. It is home buyers in India, China, Turkey, France and other countries who want to live the Miami lifestyle.”
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  • I Never Expected this "young professional" to be so Helpful

    by | Jun 08, 2017
    I explained the situation, they listened with the utmost attention, and responded with clarity, exactness, and knowledge. I would like you to know how thankful i am for this MIAMI professional's fine attention.
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  • Frost Science Museum Inspiring Miami’s Future Scientists

    by | Jun 07, 2017
    With its modern design, cutting-edge exhibits and world-renowned planetarium, Downtown Miami’s new Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science is a sight for the eyes and stimulus for the brain. The museum is significant for Miami not just because science is a part of our daily lives but because science develops our ability to ask questions, collect information, problem-solve and apply what we learn.   From its 250-seat planetarium to its touch tanks to its South Florida ecosystem exhibits to its laser show, Frost Science is set to inspire Miami’s youth for generations. Frost’s opening sends a beaming headline to the world that Miami is no longer just about fun and sun. Miami is a global city with cultural institutions and an economy built around technology, innovation and science.
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  • Miami: The Best Place to Live, Work and Play

    by | May 31, 2017
    With its oceanfront resort lifestyle and myriad entertainment, fitness and nightclub options, it’s no surprise Miami ranks among the most fun cities in America. According to a new study by Wallet Hub, Miami ranked No. 3 for the most fun cities in America. Wallet Hub compared the 150 largest U.S. cities based on 51 key metrics, including restaurants, fitness centers per capita, movie costs and average open hours of breweries. Miami scored well on all of them. Miami ranked second in the nation in restaurants per capita and tied for first in fitness centers per capita.
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  • No wonder why MIAMI does such a phenomenal job!

    by | May 24, 2017
    Thirty-one years in the business and the staff year over year are so observant and selfless. No wonder why Miami does such a phenomenal job!
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