Billionaire Jeff Greene to open nonprofit school

Palm Beach billionaire Jeff Greene and wife Mei Sze plan to open a K-8 school for high-performing students in West Palm Beach. Greene invests in real estate nationwide and has recently been acquiring property for development around West Palm Beach. He has pending development applications for major mixed-use and residential projects in the city. Greene…

5 major projects proposed in South Florida

West Palm Beach officials will consider five major development proposals downtown, including three apartment buildings and two hotels. All five items will go before the city’s Plans and Plats Review Committee on March 9. Two projects were proposed by Palm Beach billionaire Jeff Greene and the other three were spearheaded by Miami-based Sunview Cos., which…

The List: Auto Dealerships

A Hialeah dealership topped the rankings on the South Florida Business Journal’s 2016 auto dealerships list. The dealership earned the top spot based on its 16,145 vehicles sold in 2015. The auto dealerships list was resurrected after a long hiatus. To see who topped the list, click through the photo gallery included with this post.…

News in Brief

• Hollywood-based Fish Consulting added Sonic Drive-In and Massage Heights to its client roster. www.fish-consulting.com. • Chef Cindy Hutson and partner Delius Shirley opened Zest, a contemporary restaurant featuring ethnically diverse island cuisine, in Miami’s Southeast Financial Center, 200 S. Biscayne Blvd. www.zestmiami.com. • Hollywood-based Witkin Hults Design Group has been retained to to design…

Trio of office buildings in Miami-Dade sold for $74M

The three buildings of the Doral Costa office park were sold for $73.75 million, according to the attorneys that represented the buyer. VRS Doral, an affiliate of Boston-based TA Associates, sold the 17.8-acre property to Doral Costa Capital LLC, an affiliate of Aventura-based Triarch Investment Group, managed by Daniel Halberstein, Mario Grosfeld, and Jorge Linkewer.…