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Entries from October 2012

Old San Jose on the River Experiencing Impressive Sales Success

October 31st, 2012 · Leave a Comment

The recent sales success at Old San Jose on the River is unlike any other in the region. The riverfront community on San Jose Boulevard near Jacksonville’s historic San Marco neighborhood is outperforming all communities in Duval County. Take a look at a recent report from MarketGraphics® Research Group, a firm that provides new home market research information to builders, developers, banks, city governments and others. In August 2012, MarketGraphics® reported new home closings totaled more than $11 million in Duval County. During the same time period, the sales team at Old San Jose on the River reported $5.2 million in sales.

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Prudential Network Realty Announces a New Real Estate Brand, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices®

October 30th, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Prudential Network Realty is thrilled to announce that Berkshire Hathaway has partnered with its parent company, Brookfield Residential Property Services (Brookfield), to introduce a new residential real estate brand called Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, launching in 2013. The new partnership is among the few companies to be entrusted to use the Berkshire Hathaway name with consumers. This partnership creates the #2 real estate company in the United States, redefining the future of the real estate industry. Berkshire Hathaway’s reputation, headed by Warren Buffet, is among the world’s most admired companies, according to Fortune Magazine’s 2012 ranking.

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Grubb & Ellis|Phoenix Realty Group Brokers Deals on Behalf of First Citizens Bank

October 29th, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Grubb & Ellis|Phoenix Realty Group brokers Lee Stine and Rick Sutton recently brokered three deals on behalf of First Citizens Bank and Trust.

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JAX Chamber’s Leadership Trip to Cincinnati Highlights Revitalization and Reform Initiatives

October 26th, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Business leaders have returned from the JAX Chamber’s 32nd annual Leadership Trip to Cincinnati. With the theme “Making Things Happen,” the trip focused on learning how Cincinnati’s top area leaders addressed Downtown revitalization, economic development, public-private partnerships, education reform and sports and entertainment marketing. More than 125 trip attendees met with Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber leaders, a city manager and the mayor, economic development executives and area business leaders.

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Lennar Opens New Model at Glenlaurel Estates

October 25th, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Lennar Homes has opened its Merlot Bonus model home at Glenlaurel Estates. Lennar’s newest community in Mandarin is a rare gem with gorgeous new homes and an extremely convenient location, making it possible for homeowners to get away from it all while being near it all. The Merlot Bonus plan features more than 3,400 square feet of living space with three bedrooms and three baths.

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Annual Realtor Builder Tradeshow a Big Success!

October 24th, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Did you get your “Game On!” and attend the 33rd annual Realtor Builder Tradeshow at the UNF University Center? The premier event hosted by the Northeast Florida Builders Association (NEFBA) in conjunction with the Northeast Florida Association of Realtors (NEFAR) featured more than 60 exhibition booths and educational sessions along with great networking opportunities.

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Jacksonville Legacy Series Brings Iconic Leaders to Life

October 23rd, 2012 · Leave a Comment

The Jacksonville Legacy Series is a non-profit initiative, created by Leadership Jacksonville, to document and preserve the thoughts and ideas of the region’s most prominent leaders who have positively impacted the First Coast community.

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Charming and Unique Studios Available at The John Gorrie a condominium

October 22nd, 2012 · Leave a Comment

The John Gorrie a condominium, one of Jacksonville’s most unique condo communities, is now offering homes for sale including charming studios, one- and two-bedroom condominiums and two-story townhomes.

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NAIOP Announces Results from 2012 Golf Invitational

October 19th, 2012 · Leave a Comment

NAIOP of Northeast Florida, the region’s commercial real estate authority and trade association, recently hosted its 2012 Golf Invitational at Jacksonville Golf & Country Club.

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Grubb & Ellis|Phoenix Realty Group Negotiates Sale of Land Intended for Shands Jacksonville North

October 18th, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Grubb & Ellis|Phoenix Realty Group broker Bert Smith recently negotiated the sale of vacant land on Duval Road in North Jacksonville on behalf of the Leon Franklin Smith Trust.

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