Blackstone’s Jon Gray bullish on Miami and Florida

Lesley HansenMiami Real Estate News

By Ina Cordle and Katherine Kallergis for  therealdeal.com Jon Gray, the global head of real estate for the Blackstone Group, doesn’t believe the United States is headed toward a recession this year, and he has a “favorable bias” on Miami and Florida as his firm invests across sectors in South Florida. “I’m a believer in Miami. I’m a believer in the state of Florida. … Read More

Why Brickell is Now Attracting Some of the Top Buyers in Real Estate

Lesley HansenMiami Real Estate News

By Jon Warech | February 1, 2016 on oceandrive.com The country’s fastest growing metropolis is creating a bustling city life just miles away from Miami’s beautiful beaches. In the fall of 2009—the middle of the financial- and condo-markets crash—Eddy Arriola was in the process of purchasing what is now Apollo Bank in Brickell. He snuck into the building after work hours to do … Read More