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    Jun 25, 2018
    The Jupiter-Tequesta-Hobe Sound Council of the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (JTHS-MIAMI) collected 364 pounds of non-perishable food for the Palm Beach County Food Bank in April as part of its annual JTHS-MIAMI’s “Move for Hunger” Food Drive.
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    Jun 25, 2018
    Colombian consumers registered the most international web searches for Miami homes in February, according to a new report by the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI). South Florida remains the most-searched U.S. market by international consumers and a top-five market for homebuyers in the world’s six largest regions, according to February data.
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    Jun 20, 2018
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    Jun 18, 2018
    Continuing its changing communities initiative, MIAMI Association of Realtors (MIAMI) members and peers again fed dinner to 500 homeless residents on June 14 at the Chapman Partnership’s Downtown Miami Homeless Assistance Center.
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  • Miami Existing Condo Sales Jump 24.6 Percent in April

    May 24, 2018
    Miami’s existing condominium market posted its best April in three years as condo transactions jumped 24.6 percent and condo dollar volume surged 40.8 percent year-over-year, according to a new report by the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) and the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) system. Miami single-family home sales and residential prices rose.
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  • MIAMI REALTORS® Launches MIAMI Platinum PLUS for its Members

    May 17, 2018
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  • Miami Luxury Home Sales Soar in 1Q 2018

    May 15, 2018
    Total Miami luxury home sales surged 12.3 percent in 1Q 2018 as median prices rose for the 25th consecutive quarter, according to a new report by the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) and the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) system.
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  • MIAMI REALTORS CEO Named to South Florida’s Most Influential Business Women

    May 14, 2018
    MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) Chief Executive Officer Teresa King Kinney was named one of the top 25 Most Influential Business Women in South Florida. The South Florida Business Journal honored Kinney’s strong record of leadership, community involvement and industry innovation at an event on May 11 in Fort Lauderdale.
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  • Miami Luxury Single-Family Home Sales Jump in March

    Apr 23, 2018
    Miami luxury single-family home sales posted double-digit gains as median prices for all properties continued rising in March, according to a new report by the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) and the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) system.
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  • South Florida Industrial Real Estate Prices, Transactions Rise in 4Q

    Apr 23, 2018
    South Florida industrial real estate prices increased 11.4 percent year-over-year in the 4Q 2017 and the Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach tri-county region posted its second highest industrial transaction volume for the year,
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    Apr 07, 2018
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  • MIAMI REALTORS Commercial Partners with Research and Data Firm Vizzda to Provide South Florida Commercial Statistics Reports

    Apr 05, 2018
    MIAMI Association of Realtors Commercial (MIAMI Commercial) has formed a strategic alliance with Vizzda (Visual Data) to provide The Quarterly Report – South Florida Commercial Real Estate, which will offer comprehensive commercial research and statistics to MIAMI’s 46,000 members and the consumers they serve.
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  • MIAMI Realtors Commercial Association Rebrands as MIAMI Commercial

    Apr 05, 2018
    The MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) has rebranded its commercial real estate organization, to MIAMI Commercial. MIAMI Commercial’s new name and logo is part of MIAMI’s successful expansion of the commercial reach of the Miami Association of Realtors that enhances the 25-year-old organization, which was formerly the Realtors Commercial Alliance MIAMI (RCA MIAMI).
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  • Miami Condo, Luxury Home Sales Rise in February  

    Mar 21, 2018
    Miami existing condominium and total luxury home sales increased in February, according to a new report by the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) and the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) system.
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  • Miami Realtors Expands Presence of South Florida Real Estate at Global Expo

    Mar 14, 2018
    The MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) has increased its presence by 400 percent at the world’s largest commercial real estate conference, MIPIM. MIAMI Realtors will have exhibits promoting South Florida at MIPIM from March 13-16 in Cannes, France as part of the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) expanded U.S. pavilion. This year, MIAMI has significantly expanded the U.S. and MIAMI/South Florida presence by adding its own adjacent exhibit space.
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  • Colombia Leads Countries Looking for Miami Homes in January

    Mar 13, 2018
    Colombian consumers registered the most international web searches for Miami homes in January, according to a new report by the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI). South Florida remains the most-searched U.S. market by international consumers and a top-five market for homebuyers in the world’s six largest regions, according to January data.
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  • Urgent Legal Alert from Florida REALTORS General Counsel

    Mar 06, 2018
    Recently, Florida Realtors became aware of several lawsuits filed against real estate brokers in Miami Dade and Broward counties concerning allegations of discriminatory advertising—a violation of fair housing laws. Specifically, brokers are being sued for discriminating against tenants with Section 8 vouchers. These violations, however, pertain to local ordinances, not the Federal Fair Housing Act. Under these local ordinances, landlords and Realtors are precluded from discriminating against tenants with Section 8 vouchers, as this falls under the protected class "source of income."
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  • Miami Condo, Single-Family Home Sales Jump in January

    Feb 22, 2018
    Miami existing condominium and single-family home sales rose in January as $1 million-and-up luxury transactions jumped for all properties, according to a new report by the MIAMI Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI) and the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) system.
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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
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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.

Some investors see President-Elect Donald Trump’s election in November as a sign that relations between Russia and the U.S. may soon improve. The number of Russians who have expressed interest in buying luxury properties in the United States has increased by 35 percent over the previous year after Trump’s victory, according to global real estate consultancy Knight Frank.

Indian Consumers Searching Miami Real Estate
India finished with the sixth-most web searches for Miami real estate in December 2016. The ranking comes on the heels of its third place finish in October.

The top-10 countries visiting Miamire.com in December 2016:
1.    Russia           
2.    Colombia           
3.    Venezuela
4.    Brazil          
5.    Argentina              
6.    India              
7.    Canada
8.    Philippines
9.    Spain   
10.  Italy

The top-10 countries visiting Miamire.com in December 2015:
1.    Colombia           
2.    Brazil              
3.    Venezuela
4.    Argentina               
5.  Philippines                     
6.   India        
7.   Spain
8.    Canada         
9.    France
10.  Puerto Rico
                  
South Florida is the Second-Most Searched U.S. Market by International Consumers
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach finished as the second-most searched U.S. market for international consumers in December, according to Realtor.com. Miami has ranked No. 1 in 11 of the last 13 months.

The top-10 U.S. markets for international real estate demand:

  1. Appleton, WI
  2. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL
  3. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA
  4. New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA
  5. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL
  6. Bellingham, WA
  7. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL
  8. Utica-Rome, NY
  9. Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ
  10. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

South Florida ranked as a top-five market for consumers in eight of the world’s ten-largest regions in December 2016. South Florida finished as the most-searched market in South America, Southern Europe, the Caribbean and Western Asia.

● North America:
1. New York-Newark et al, NY-NJ-PA;
2. Chicago et al, IL-IN-WI;
3. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL;
4. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX;
5. Philadelphia et al, PA-NJ-DE-MD

● South America:
1. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL;
2. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL;
3. New York-Newark et al, NY-NJ-PA;
4. Los Angeles-Long Beach et al, CA;
5. Tampa-St. Petersburg et al, FL

● Northern Europe:
1. Los Angeles-Long Beach et al, CA;
2. New York-Newark et al, NY-NJ-PA;
3. Appleton, WI;
4. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL;
5. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL

● Australia and New Zealand:
1. Los Angeles-Long Beach et al, CA;
2. New York-Newark et al, NY-NJ-PA;
3. Appleton, WI;
4. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX;
5. Atlanta-Sandy Springs et al, GA

● Western Europe:
1. Los Angeles-Long Beach et al, CA;
2. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL;
3. New York-Newark et al, NY-NJ-PA;
4. Appleton, WI;
5. Washington et al, DC-VA-MD-WV

● Caribbean:
1. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL;
2. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL;
3. New York-Newark et al, NY-NJ-PA;
4. Tampa-St. Petersburg et al, FL;
5. Atlanta-Sandy Springs et al, GA

● Southern Europe:
1. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL;
2. New York-Newark et al, NY-NJ-PA;
 3. Los Angeles-Long Beach et al, CA;
4. Tampa-St. Petersburg et al, FL;
5. Chicago et al, IL-IN-WI

● Eastern Asia:
1. Los Angeles-Long Beach et al, CA;
2. New York-Newark et al, NY-NJ-PA;
3. Washington et al, DC-VA-MD-WV;
4. Philadelphia et al, PA-NJ-DE-MD;
5. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

● Western Asia:
1. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL;
2. New York-Newark et al, NY-NJ-PA;
3. Los Angeles-Long Beach et al, CA;
4. Chicago et al, IL-IN-WI;
5. Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

● Eastern Europe:
1. Los Angeles-Long Beach et al, CA;
2. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL;
3. New York-Newark et al, NY-NJ-PA;
4. Chicago et al, IL-IN-WI;
5. Washington et al, DC-VA-MD-WV

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