Stories written by Deidre Krause

Over 300 attend 6th annual ‘Hat Luncheon’ at Vizcaya

Over 300 attend 6th annual ‘Hat Luncheon’ at Vizcaya

Vizcaya Museum and Gardens and The Vizcayans recently hosted the sixth annual Preservation Luncheon, widely known as the “Hat Luncheon.” The event brought together a cross section of Miami’s social and philanthropic leaders donned in creative headwear, and more than 300 attended in support of the National Historic Landmark. Following a late morning cocktail reception […]

Berkowitz Development Group secures $45M refinancing of shopping center

Berkowitz Development Group Inc. recently announced that it has successfully secured refinancing of a $45 million loan on Kendallgate Shopping Center, a 194,624-square -foot shopping destination located at 11910 SW 88 St. (N. Kendall Drive). Although the treasury rates increased from May to October 2013, well-positioned institutional quality assets still have been able to secure […]

255 Alhambra Circle earns LEED® Gold for existing buildings: O & M Gold Certification

Transwestern’s South Florida office today announced that 255 Alhambra Circle has received the distinguished LEED® Gold Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) in the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for Existing Buildings: Operations & Maintenance Green Building Rating System™. Situated within the core CBD of Coral Gables, 255 Alhambra Circle is […]

Transwestern completes significant lease renewals at Douglas Entrance

Transwestern’s South Florida office recently announced four lease renewals and an expansion totaling 32,349 square feet at Douglas Entrance. A designated historic landmark, Douglas Entrance encompasses 458,170 square feet of Class “A” office space in a five-building office portfolio located at 800 Douglas Rd. in Coral Gables. Peter Harrison, senior vice president, and Josh Gibbons, […]

Chilorio’s Very Mexican opens drive-thru

Now South Miami residents can get authentic, fresh Mexican food even faster than before. In an effort to meet the demand from South Floridians for fresh and authentic Mexican food on-the-go, Chilorio’s Very Mexican has announced the opening of a drive-thru at its South Miami restaurant, located at 8211 South Dixie Highway. This milestone marks […]