The memory of the great recession of 2008 looms in the memory of all who experienced it. The mortgage crisis. The rise and fall of the housing bubble. People thought the prices of real estate [...]read more
At this year's Lay of the Land Conference, Gary Ralston gave an in-depth analysis regarding the impact that the state of Florida has had on the Real Estate industry.
In order to understand the growth of Miami in the late twentieth century, we must first understand the history of an island a mere 90 miles South of Florida. During the turbulence of the Cold War, [...]read more
Before Miami Beach. Before the nightlife, cocaine cowboys and Miami Vice. Before it became the magic city we know today, Miami was born from humble beginnings.read more
The history of agriculture in the great state of Florida is storied and ancient, from the days of the indigenous peoples of America cultivating crops to the modern day agricultural sector's [...]read more
In 1837, as General Zachary Taylor was in pursuit of Chief Alligator during the Second Seminole War, he and his men camped on what the future U.S. president Taylor nicknamed "Paradise Island." The [...]read more
The development of the agricultural sector here on the eastern coast of the United States is a history that goes back hundreds of years. Here in the state of Florida, we have a long tradition of [...]read more