Property tax assessments are surging — but some owners are getting hit even harder

Property taxes are under the microscope as office real estate values have deteriorated while home values have risen dramatically. But some owners are feeling even more pain.Original Article

South of Gandy apartments sell for $64 million

A garden-style apartment complex in the South of Gandy area has a new owner.Original Article

Riverview homebuilder Homes by WestBay launches multifamily, built-to-rent division

The rental initiative dovetails with the builder's foray into developing master-planned communities.Original Article

Podcast: Engel & Völkers’ Corey Hasting on Florida real estate and building a brand

In this conversation, Jacksonville Business Journal Editor-in-Chief Tim Gibbons invites the Engel & Volkers First Coast CEO to share how and why his brokerage is the market leader.Original Article

Hillsborough property values increase at lowest rate in decade

A preliminary review of sales data from the Hillsborough County Property Appraiser shows a "notable slowdown" in the real estate market.Original Article

Hearing set on Citizens rate hike

Insurance regulators will hold a hearing in August about a proposal by the state’s Citizens Property Insurance Corp.Original Article

St. Pete, Clearwater apartments sell for eight figures

One of the sales is one of St. Petersburg's largest apartment properties.Original Article

The National Observer: Balance of power shifts in job market

In this week's edition of The National Observer, we explore the shifting dynamics of the job market, the acquisition of an iconic Texas-based restaurant chain, commercial real estate fallout from Red Lobster's bankruptcy and why sentiments are turning sour for homebuilders.Original Article

Foreign investment in US homes declines, but some markets are still hot

International buyers bought fewer U.S. homes in the past year but are paying more for residential real estate domestically than ever before.Original Article

Meet Tomlin St Cyr Real Estate Services, a 2024 Fast 50 honoree

Tomlin St Cyr is a residential real estate firm in Tampa and a 2024 Fast 50 honoree.Original Article