• City of Miami joins county in suspending building inspections

    The city of Miami has suspected building inspections at many properties to protect its staff from the spread of COVID-19, following the lead of Miami-Dade County. As of Tuesday, Miami will suspend building inspections by city officials at all projects besides new construction and unoccupied buildings, although developers may contract with private inspectors who have no financial interest in the developments. In addition, city staff will no longer process business tax receipt and certificate of use…

  • Owner of Dolphin Mall and The Gardens Mall tells tenants they still have to pay April rent

    A spokeswoman for Taubman Centers told the Tampa Bay Business Journal that it is willing to be flexible, but it still has obligations as a landlord.

  • Penthouse in One Thousand Museum flipped for gain

    A full-floor penthouse in One Thousand Museum, the downtown Miami condo designed by late architect Zaha Hadid, was flipped for $13.8 million. ZH Holdings Group, which lists Joseph Khoury as its manager plus fashion designer Souraya Chalhoub and artist Mouna Rebeiz as directors, sold Penthouse 57 in the condo at 1000 Biscayne Blvd. The buyer was 5701 Biscayne LLC, managed by Miami attorney Lawrence Kellogg. The unit totals 10,332 square feet, so the price equated to $1,336 per square foot. The…

  • Cruise lines extend trip cancellations into May

    Four Carnival Corp. brands and all Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings brands have suspended voyages for another month to avoid more onboard outbreaks of the coronavirus. Doral-based Carnival Corp. (NYSE: CCL) subsidiaries Carnival Cruise Line, Holland America Line, Seabourn and Cunard all released statements Monday saying cruises booked until mid-May will be rescheduled or canceled. Carnival Cruise Line are scheduled to resume trips May 10, while Holland America Line and Seabourn are set to resume May…

  • MDLive founder to relaunch prescription delivery company with AI-powered platform

    The serial entrepreneur has partnered with a national distributor.