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Oak Grove apartments

Oak Grove apartments – Big Deals: Miami-Dade Aztec Group president Ezra Katz, through EK Oak Grove Partners Ltd., paid $13.3 million for a 370-apartment development on 10.56 acres at 15401 NE Sixth Ave. in North Miami. The four, four-story apartment buildings had a $10.3 million mortgage on them from June 2001, and were last purchased […]

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The best brands in the business: with 17 pan-regional magazines, and 4.9 million combined paid subscribers, Miami-based Editorial Televisa is the largest publisher of Spanish-language magazines in the world

The best brands in the business: with 17 pan-regional magazines, and 4.9 million combined paid subscribers, Miami-based Editorial Televisa is the largest publisher of Spanish-language magazines in the world – Editorial Televisa Rochelle Broder-Singer For decades, Editorial Televisa’s dominance of Spanish language consumer magazines in Latin America and the US was so complete that the […]

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Paper or plastic? Sunrise-based Wildcard Systems places a winning wager on plastic “stored-value” cards that substitute for paper-based forms of cash

Paper or plastic? Sunrise-based Wildcard Systems places a winning wager on plastic “stored-value” cards that substitute for paper-based forms of cash – Technology Jeffery Zbar THE IDEA BEHIND SO-CALLED “stored-value” cards is familiar to anyone who has ever paid $10 or $20 for a prepaid, long-distance calling card. Today many types of companies, not just […]

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Miami-Dade – Big Deals

Miami-Dade – Big Deals – Brief Article Good Investment Return: 75 Acres LLC of Surfside sold 26.5 acres at SW 138th Avenue and 143 Street for $13.87 million ($12 per square foot), to GFB Enterprises Management LLC. 75 Acres had purchased the parcel as part of a 75.92-acre, $10.1 million deal in March 2000. Kendall […]

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AmeriPath to be purchased – Big Deals

AmeriPath to be purchased – Big Deals – Brief Article * Riviera Beach-based biotech company AmeriPath, which specializes in the sale of cancer diagnostic products and services, has agreed to be purchased by New York-based Amy Acquisition Corp., for $840 million, or $21.25 per share. The New York company was formed by the investment firm […]

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soaking up the flora and fauna in Panama’s rainforest, plus a city side trip

A retreat in the trees: soaking up the flora and fauna in Panama’s rainforest, plus a city side trip Rochelle Broder-Singer IN THE MORNING, a heavy mist blankets Gamboa Rainforest Resort, a 340-acre retreat a little more than half an hour outside Panama City in Soberania National Park. Once the mist begins to clear, from […]

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Elad Group of Florida

Elad Group of Florida * The Elad Group of Florida, a subsidiary of Israeli conglomerate the Tshuva Group, has purchased the Villaggio apartments in Miramar for $43.5 million. Elad plans to convert the apartments into condos. COPYRIGHT 2004 CEO Publishing Group, Inc. COPYRIGHT 2004 Gale Group

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Color me crowded

Color me crowded – Transportation Mike Seemuth * Few motorists at the busy nexus of I-95, I-595 and State Road 84 in Broward County know its unofficial name: the Rainbow Interchange.” But that lack of awareness is about to change, thanks to the aesthetic instincts of your Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT). The interchange’s tiered […]

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Stormy weather – Big Deals – Dresdner Bank Lateinamerika – Weather Channel Latin America – Latin American political uncertainty and economic malaise

Stormy weather – Big Deals – Dresdner Bank Lateinamerika – Weather Channel Latin America – Latin American political uncertainty and economic malaise – Brief Article * Turbulent markets in Latin America continue to take a toll in South Florida. The latest casualty is German investment bank Dresdner Bank Lateinamerika, which announced it will close its […]

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Paper tiger: Dade Paper Co. has been quietly growing for the last 60 years in northwest Miami-Dade. Now it’s on a fast track, with a goal of more than doubling annual revenues to a half-billion dollars by 2005

Paper tiger: Dade Paper Co. has been quietly growing for the last 60 years in northwest Miami-Dade. Now it’s on a fast track, with a goal of more than doubling annual revenues to a half-billion dollars by 2005 – Distribution Johanna Marmon IN MANY RESPECTS, DADE PAPER Co. is like most successful homegrown, family-run businesses […]