In this episode we sat down with Toby Cobb and enjoyed a couple Samuel Adams beers. A Miami native, Toby shares his story about his career in commercial real estate. After graduating from Southern Methodist University, Toby returned to Miami and began working for Southeast Bank in the heart of the savings and loan crisis… Read more…
Category Archives: Retail
The Built World Podcast: Kieran Bowers – President, Swire Properties
In this episode we kick it with Kieran Bowers, President of Swire Properties. After graduating from Oxford, he began his professional career as a management trainee at Swire Pacific where he has been for 25+ years. Kieran spent most of his career in Asia, starting with Cathay Pacific Airlines. He has lived in Hong Kong, Tokyo, Karachi, Sri Lanka, Riyadh, Amsterdam, Beijing and now Miami.
Miami CRE: Hospitality, Retail & COVID-19
The last two months have been a roller coaster ride for all of us. It’s probably still too early to say what impact COVID-19 will have on commercial real estate in Miami, however, it seems like hospitality (hotels and short-term rentals) and retail assets will be the most vulnerable of the CRE asset classes. If… Read more…
Real Estate Spotlight: Gary Ressler, Principal, The TILIA Companies
Gary Ressler moved to Miami in 2001 to assume operations of TILIA Real Estate (formerly ABC Management Services, Inc.), a family-owned and operated commercial real estate management and development firm. Mr. Ressler’s family owns and operates one of Miami’s most iconic and historic pieces of real estate in downtown Miami, The Alfred I. DuPont Building,… Read more…
Urban Daddy: Crushing Arts, Crafts & Science @ The Poppet Project
Today my 5-year-old son and I hoped on our bikes and headed over to crush some arts, crafts and science at The Poppet Project in El Portal. For parents looking to do something educational and different with their children it’s definetly worth checking out.