All posts tagged 'job creation'

Retail Giants Battle For Space: Surge In E-Commerce Makes South Florida Industrial Real Estate A Red-Hot Commodity

Posted on January 5th, 2021 · Posted in Industrial / Flex, Investments, Land, Retail

E-commerce firms are often willing to pay top dollar to reach population centers faster, which could enable industrial developers to pursue projects that otherwise wouldn't have been financially feasible, such as building closer to urban cores or pursuing more costly redevelopment jobs. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

State Lawmakers Look To Hemp As New Industry

Posted on April 23rd, 2019 · Posted in Industrial / Flex, Investments, Land, Retail

The state is trying to move quickly to take advantage of a 2018 federal law that legalized industrial hemp as an agricultural product and can be used in numerous ways, such as in textiles, animal feed and construction materials. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Chinese Tariffs Could Slow South Florida’s Robust Economic Growth, Experts Say

Posted on November 20th, 2018 · Posted in Industrial / Flex, Investments

Some South Florida manufacturers say they’re already seeing the impact on the increased tariffs on the current list of 5,745 imported goods. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Florida International Terminal Opening A New Cargo Facility At Port Everglades

Posted on October 23rd, 2018 · Posted in Industrial / Flex, Investments, Retail

Already one of the largest cargo terminal operators at Port Everglades, FIT is opening a new 32-acre containerized cargo terminal that will bring international business and jobs to Broward County. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Nearly 30 Percent Of South Florida Employers Plan To Hire By Year’s End

Posted on September 11th, 2018 · Posted in Industrial / Flex, Multi-Family, Office, Retail

Of the metro-area employers surveyed by staffing company ManpowerGroup, 27 percent plan to hire more employees from Oct. through Dec., an increase from the 21 percent that said they planned to hire in final quarter 2017. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE