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Billionaire founder of Cirque du Soleil joins new innovation district project in Miami

Guy Laliberté, a Canadian billionaire and the founder and creative force behind Cirque du Soleil, has formed a partnership with the developers of the Magic City Innovation District, a new project in Miami’s Little Haiti. The addition...

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Dec 11, 2017

He founded Cirque du Soleil. Now he’s joining Miami’s tech industry.

A circus impresario is bringing his big-show smarts to Little Haiti. Guy Laliberté, the Canadian businessman who founded Cirque du Soleil in 1984 and sold it 30 years later for $1.5 billion, has become a creative and capital partner in the Magic...

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Dec 08, 2017

$1B Magic City project in Little Haiti brings on Cirque du Soleil founder

Rendering of Magic City with Tony Cho, Bob Zangrillo and Guy Laliberte (Credit: Getty Images) About a year after unveiling plans for Magic City, developers Tony Cho, Bob Zangrillo and Plaza Equity Partners are bringing an arts and entertainment...

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Dec 08, 2017

$1B Magic City Innovation District adds Cirque du Soleil founder

A massive project in the works in Little Haiti The Magic City Innovation District, a $1 billion multi-phase project planned to encompass 17 acres in Miami’s Little Haiti neighborhood, has announced a strategic partnership with a company owned...

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Dec 08, 2017

Tony Cho Planning Microunits In Brickell

The Miami City Commission tentatively approved a measure last week that would change the minimum square footage required for condo and apartment units. Current regulations mandate that they must have at least 400 SF of living space. The new...

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Nov 27, 2017

Miami commission approves smaller micro units

The micro unit trend is about to go smaller in Miami. The city commission on Thursday unanimously voted in favor of an ordinance that reduces the minimum size of micro units from 400 square feet to 275 square feet. However, for properties...

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Nov 22, 2017

Douglas Elliman signs lease at 5555 Biscayne

UPDATED July 24, 12:30 p.m.: Douglas Elliman plans to relocate its Design District office as well as its development marketing team to 5555 Biscayne Boulevard, The Real Deal has learned. The brokerage signed a lease for the entire...

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Aug 25, 2017

Thor puts Wynwood site on the market for $6.75M

Thor Equities just put a Wynwood development site on the market for $6.75 million, The Real Deal has learned. The 14,750-square-foot parking lot at 269-285 Northwest 27th Terrace is across the street from Thor’s mixed-use project...

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Aug 25, 2017

Alex Karakhanian pays $6M for Miami Design District building

Miami developer Alex Karakhanian paid $5.87 million for a building next to a project he recently completed in the Miami Design District. It traded hands for $1,305 per square foot, nearly double its previous sale in 2013. Property...

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Aug 25, 2017

Clarion Inn of Fort Lauderdale sold for $14M, will be renamed

  The Clarion Inn in Fort Lauderdale was sold for $13.75 million and will be renamed. Sunrise Hotel LLC, managed by Benjamin Mallah in Largo, sold the 145-room hotel at 1055 N. Federal Highway to Stambul Ventures, managed...

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May 30, 2017
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