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Miami officials to expedite $45M roadway project after construction delays

Store owners near West Flagler Street and Southwest First Street have seen a 50 percent dip in profits since the project began.

Floridians will need a court order to access private beaches this summer

The "customary use" law limits public recreation on dry-sand areas in Florida’s beaches.

Tata Harper spa opens in Miami condo

Tata Harper Spa has a skincare line that’s popular with Emma Watson, Anne Hathaway, and Gwyneth Paltrow.

Jennifer Lopez’s hairstylist, Oribe buys Old Spanish home for $4.35M

The 1931 property is the highest sold non-waterfront home on North Bay Road.

Road closures to avoid this week on State Road 826

State Road 826 will undergo maintenance work that includes sign removals and installation of a warning gate system.

After 5M riders, city officials aim for trolley expansion

The meeting will be attended by Commissioner Willy Gort and Commissioner Manolo Reyes

There’s a boat-filled junkyard in this Miami island

The capsized vessels were stored on Watson Island after Hurricane Irma.

Metropica, a $1.5B mixed-use project, aims to transform Sunrise’s corridor

The developer, Joseph Kavana, aims for an upscale makeover right across the street from Sawgrass Mall

Things to do in Miami during Haitian Heritage Month

The City of North Miami released a list of events to help locals celebrate.

Things to do this weekend in Miami

A list of fun Miami events for this Cinco de Mayo weekend.

FDOT shares tips with drivers for Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

Florida ranked No. 1 when it comes to motorcyclist deaths in 2015, the Miami Herald reports

Blast from the past: Photos show ‘Miami that was never built’

A University of Miami employee shows a photo series that includes a car-less Flagler Street.

Miami officials target Little Haiti and Liberty City for building demolitions

The demolitions are part of the City of Miami’s effort to remove urban blight.

Posh, Mediterranean home built in 1928 asks $16.449M

The estate has 12,000 square feet of new construction and includes a coral house.

Delta Air Lines builds charming playground for Miami school

The Miami school helps children and families with autism spectrum disorder.

Miami, home to five WeWorks, ranks as the 14th-best place to launch a startup

The WalletHub list shows that Miami outranks Orlando and Port St. Lucie.

Ritz-Carlton’s bespoke, luxury cruise line will give you wanderlust

The Yacht Collection is scheduled to stop in Cartagena and Barbados.

Fort Lauderdale gets its second rooftop bar, Sparrow

The bar is located in The Dalmar, a luxe hotel, where rooms offer Amazon Alexa accessibility.

Former Miami home of Enrique Iglesias asks $8.9M

The pop singer bought the bayfront property in 1996 for $640,000.

Shade alert: Burger King ads show McDonald’s executives prefer flame grill taste

In the new ads, a flame grill sits in the backyard of the former homes of McDonald’s executives.

Miami park gets new recycling bins as part of green living initiative

The plan is part of the City of Miami’s Future City Initiative that tackles blight.

Miami weekend traffic: Watch out for I95 road closures

What’s blocking traffic this weekend (hint: construction)—and alternative routes around it.

Fisher Island holds the wealthiest zip code in America, data shows

The average income of a Fisher Island resident is $2.5 million.

Keyless entry comes to South Florida apartments with Latch start-up

The smart lock system locks and unlock doors throughout your building.

Al Capone’s Miami Beach mansion asks $14.9M

The property also includes a two-bedroom, one-bathroom guest home that’s separate from the main house.

City of Miami task force issues dozens of violations to landlords in Little Havana

The task force, which targets blight and safety, is part of the City of Miami’s Safe City Initiative.

An eco-friendly Miami Beach home with a built-in water filtration system asks $12.5M

The property also includes an Albedo roof membrane to minimize heat and a protective seawall.

Luxury condo Brickell Flatiron is 75 percent sold, still has over 100 units available

The developer, CMC Group, completed 32 floors of the property’s proposed 64-story benchmark.

Panorama Tower adds tech-focused fitness center in Miami

Residents will also have access to Virtual Fitness Concierge, an app that tracks your fitness goals.

$1.8M sky lounge designed by Koko Architecture + Design debuts in Miami

The City of Miami mayor was on hand for the sky lounge’s unveiling at Miami Tower.

Miami Beach officials target misleading tavern owners on Ocean Drive

New rules say restaurant owners must clearly show menu pricing and service charges—or incur a penalty.

MobilityScore, a transportation website, wants to make your commute easier

TransitScreen, a display that helps commuters, can be found in the lobbies at Modera Douglas Station and Grove Station Tower.

Midtown 29 awarded LEED Silver certification by U.S. Green Building Council

The LEED Silver certification is given to buildings with sustainable design and a focus on saving energy.

The gap between black and white homeownership has grown in 100 years—here’s why

According to a Zillow analysis, black homebuyers can afford fewer homes on the market due to median household income.

This Miami mall just installed charging stations for electric cars

Aventura Mall adds Blink EV charging stations in parking lots near anchor stores, Nordstrom and Bloomingdale’s.

Is Miami ready for flying cars?

Real estate developer prepares locals for flying cars by debuting the first residential skyport atop Paramount Miami Worldcenter.

Will Pillow, an app to manage Airbnb, ease the rental process?

Condo project, Smart Brickell, inks the first deal in Miami to manage Airbnb rentals via Pillow’s platform.

Coral Gables villa with Mediterranean charm lists for $1.996M

The five-bedroom, four bathroom, two-story home is designed by architect Martin Luther Hampton.

Modern Bay Point home with lakefront view asks $7.89M

The five-bedroom, five-and-a-half bathroom property has an infinity pool.