Fortune 50 company buys development site

United Parcel Service paid $31.1 million for an industrial development site in west Miami-Dade County with approvals in place to build a new facility. AMB Codina Beacon Lakes, an affiliate of Prologis (NYSE: PLD) sold part of a 43.4-acre site on the south side of Northwest 17th Street and just west of Northwest 137th Avenue…

Veteran construction executives form new firm

Four former executives from major construction firms OHL-Arellano Construction Co., Odebrecht USA and Facchina Construction have launched a new company in Miami. NV2A Group already has 10 employees and will focus on civil infrastructure and commercial building. Its team has collectedly worked on more than 400 public projects valued at nearly $7 billion, plus about…

The List: Title Companies

A Boca Raton company ranked first on the South Florida Business Journal’s list of title companies. The company earned the top spot based on its $64 million in 2015 South Florida title premiums. To see who topped the list, click through the photo gallery included with this post. The complete title companies list includes stats…

Butters: Being a local guy gives you an edge

If one word could define Malcolm Butters, it may be “opportunistic.” The president of Coconut Creek-based Butters Realty & Management has made his business of late turning overlooked parcels of land – or lakes – into corporate parks. He purchased a 74-acre golf course in northern Broward County to build the Hillsboro Technology Center. He’s…

Title Companies

Rank Company / URL 2015 S. Fla. title premiums Closings as of January 1, 2016 No. of S. Fla. offices No. of S. Fla. employees Year founded Top local executive 1 All Country Title Agency, 1300 N. Federal Highway, Suite 106, Boca Raton, FL 33432, 561-367-1919, allcountrytitle.com 64000000 175 3.0 5.0 2010 Harvey Schneider hrschneider@allcountrytitle.com…