See photos from Brightline"s launch in Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach

At 9:35 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 12, the Brightline train took off from its West Palm Beach station heading for Fort Lauderdale where elected officials and business leaders gathered to commemorate the milestone. Commuter service begins Saturday with o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 13th, 2018

Brightline to launch service between Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach in January

Brightline will begin limited service the week of Jan. 8 between its Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach stops. The commute time between the stations is expected to be about 30 minutes. The $3.5 billion project is expected to eventually take riders betw.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 1st, 2018

5 things to know, including Phase 2 of the Brightline passenger train is delayed

Buenos días, South Florida. The second leg of the Brightline train is officially delayed. 1. Brightline gets a new CEO The Miami to Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach leg of the much-anticipated Brightline train is set to launch this summer. But o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 8th, 2017

Here"s when you"ll be able to ride Brightline and what it"ll cost

Brightline will begin service between Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach on Saturday, with fares priced at $10 for standard seating and $15 for the passenger train's premium coach. In its introductory phases, Brightline will run 10 times a day .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2018

Paramount luxury condo opens on Fort Lauderdale beach (Photos) (Video)

The Paramount Fort Lauderdale condominium has opened, featuring beachfront views, spacious units, and penthouses that might set price records for the city. Art Falcone and Nitin Motwani's Encore Housing Opportunity Fund teamed with Royal Palm Com.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2018

Delta adds flights out of Florida

Delta Air Lines said it has added flights and upsized aircraft on flights out of south Florida as Hurricane Irma bears down on the region. New flights will transport customers from Miami, Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Key West to Atlanta, Delta'.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 7th, 2017

AutoNation seeks to demolish, reconstruct Palm Beach County dealership site

AutoNation filed plans to redevelop and expand a Ford dealership in Delray Beach where it’s now a landlord and not the operator. The Fort Lauderdale-based auto retailer (NYSE: AN) owns the 10-5 site at 1311 West Linton Blvd. through affiliate Wallace F.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 22nd, 2017

Miami-to-Orlando train another step closer to debut (Photos)

Brightline, the train that promises to connect South Florida and Orlando and usher in a new era of travel, showcased on Wednesday its first train set. Stored in a West Palm Beach railroad operations facility, the train is made up of two locomotive.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 12th, 2017

Rosie O’Donnell sells Palm Beach County mansion to Huizenga Jr. for $5M (photos)

Actress, comedian and talk show host Rosie O’Donnell sold her waterfront mansion in West Palm Beach for $5 million to businessman H. Wayne Huizenga Jr. and wife Fonda M. Huizenga. He’s the son of billionaire H. Wayne Huizenga, who led companies .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2018

Florida hotel REIT buys Springfield"s Embassy Suites by Hilton

Chatham Lodging Trust (NYSE: CLDT) has acquired the 219-room Embassy Suites by Hilton in Springfield, near the Fort Belvoir North Area, for $68 million. The price amounts to about $310,000 per room. West Palm Beach, Florida-based Chatham funded the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 7th, 2017

Related Cos. completes RH furniture gallery at CityPlace West Palm Beach (Photos)

The Related Cos. has completed a 80,000-square-foot furniture gallery for RH, formerly known as Restoration Hardware, at CityPlace West Palm Beach. This is the first RH store in Palm Beach County. It has two locations in Miami-Dade County. This is only.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2017

W Residences Fort Lauderdale completes $60M renovations (Photos)

The Related Cos. and the Related Group have completed the $60 million renovation of the W Residences Fort Lauderdale. The west tower of the W has 171 condos, with over half of them sold, according to Craig Studnicky, principal of broker Related ISG. T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2017

South Florida ranks far down the list in education, study says

The Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Palm Beach metropolitan area ranks far down the list when it comes to educated cities, according to an analysis by personal finance site WalletHub. The region ranked 94th out of 150 major metropolitan areas based on a data.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 25th, 2017

Broward and Palm Beach realtor associations to merge

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Realtors and the Realtors Association of the Palm Beaches announced that they would merge to form the third-largest Realtor association in the nation. The new association would be called the Realtors of the Palm Beaches .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 11th, 2017

First look: Check out the progress on the $3.1B Brightline Express rail (SLIDESHOW)

Progress on the $3.1 billion Brightline Express train project is on track. The Brightline Express project will bring high-speed train travel to commuters from Orlando to Miami. The Brightline railroad's Phase 2 — the West Palm Beach-to-Orlando section.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 25th, 2016

What you missed at SFBJ"s 2018 Healthiest Employers Awards (Photos)

More than 200 people attended the Business Journal’s 2018 Healthiest Employers Awards luncheon at the Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six in Fort Lauderdale on March 8. Participants first attended a health fair featuring vendors offering health and wel.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 8th, 2018

Jon Smith Subs expands to Broward, Miami-Dade with franchise development deals

After 30 years in business, West Palm Beach-based Jon Smith Subs is crossing county lines with its first locations in Broward and Miami-Dade counties......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 8th, 2018

South Florida neighborhoods where home values are surging

Home values grew solidly across South Florida in 2017, but they really skyrocketed in some of Miami’s outlying neighborhoods. Data from the Florida Realtors and the Realtors Association of the Palm Beaches and Greater Fort Lauderdale broke down single.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 7th, 2018

See where Astros spring training ticket prices rank in MLB

Tickets to see the World Series Champions Houston Astros in spring training this year are some of the priciest in Major League Baseball. To see an Astros game at The Fitteam Ballpark of the Palm Beaches in West Palm Beach, Florida, costs an averag.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 28th, 2018

Forward Reports Fiscal 2018 First Quarter Results

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Forward Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORD), a designer and manufacturing sourcer, today announced financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2017. F.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaFeb 14th, 2018

Unfinished hotel on Fort Lauderdale beach with Chinese funding faces $37M foreclosure

The unfinished Las Olas Ocean Resort, a hotel project on Fort Lauderdale beach that attracted funds from hopeful Chinese immigrants through the EB-5 visa program, has been targeted for foreclosure. The Bancorp Bank (NYSE: TBBK) filed a foreclosure.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 31st, 2018