City to vote on four-tower expansion for hotel, multifamily

The Hallandale Beach City Commission will vote on the Diplomat Resort & Spa’s four-tower expansion proposal on Feb. 3. The buildings would be constructed on the 127.3-acre golf course at 501 Diplomat Parkway that the hotel has used for years. It currently has a 60-room hotel, which was closed in 2010. Thayer Lodging Group’s Diplomat…

LEGAL BATTLE: Shoma Group vs. Ugo Colombo and the Collection over stalled condo project

Shoma Group filed a breach of contract lawsuit against condo developer Ugo Colombo and the Collection luxury car dealership over a stalled condo project in Coral Gables. Doral-based Shoma Group previously had a partnership with Colombo and CMC Group to build the 126-unit Collection Residences with ground-floor retail near the car dealership. However, in November,…

The List: Business Parks

A Miami business park topped the rankings on the South Florida Business Journal’s 2016 business parks list. The business park earned the top spot based on its 870 developed acres. To see who topped the list, click through the photo gallery included with this post. Newcomers or returnees to the list include AVE Aviation &…

News in brief

• Marcus & Millichap arranged the $4 million sale of 23133 Sandalfoot Plaza Drive, a 7,860-square foot retail property in Boca Raton, and the $1.9 million sale of Pembroke Manor, a 24-unit apartment property at 6911 S.W. 19th St., Pembroke Pines. www.marcusmillichap.com. • Stantec in Miami was selected to provide the architecture for the $250…

Winners & Losers

WINNER: Miami Burger King’s parent company is based in Canada, but the fast-food giant is keeping its headquarters office in Miami. The company signed a lease for a 150,000-square-foot building to be constructed in the Waterford at Blue Lagoon office park in Miami near its former HQ. (Sounds good to us.) WINNER: Cruisers Regent Seven…