Worldcenter developers free to seek building permits

Miami (May 18, 2015) – The developers of the massive 27-block Miami Worldcenter say they’re set to break ground on the first phase of the $1.7 billion project this summer after clearing another major hurdle.

Miami Worldcenter gets city approval for first phase

Miami (May 18, 2015) – The massive mixed-use Miami Worldcenter project is moving forward after it received approval for its first phase from the city of Miami.

Fashion Mall auctioned for $37.7 million

Plantation (March 19, 2015) – Fashion Mall in Plantation, vacant and tangled in bankruptcy proceedings for years, has been auctioned off for $37.7 million, said a lawyer representing the property's trustee.

Miami Worldcenter co-developer wins bankruptcy auction for Fashion Mall

Plantation (March 19, 2015) – An affiliate of Encore Housing Opportunity Fund, the co-developer of Miami Worldcenter, won the bankruptcy auction for the shuttered Fashion Mall in Plantation.

Miami Condo Project Looks to Lure Chinese Buyers

Miami (December 16, 2014) – Art Falcone, the founding principal of the Falcone Group, one of the partners in the Paramount project, said he hoped to replicate in Miami the success ...

Paramount Fort Lauderdale Beach condos break ground

Fort Lauderdale (December 15, 2014) – Art Falcone, Nitin Motwani and Daniel Kodsi broke ground last week on the project at 701 N. Atlantic Blvd., the site of the former Howard Johnson's.

Miami Worldcenter unveils details of first condo tower

Miami (November 13, 2014) – Kodsi previously owned about a quarter of the 30-acre Miami Worldcenter property, but sold it to Falcone's group years ago. He shares an office ...

$2B Miami Mixed-Use Project Takes Big Step Forward

Miami (October 6, 2014) – Developer Miami Worldcenter Associates, a partnership consisting of The Falcone Group and Marc Roberts Cos.–recently obtained the Miami City ...

Marc Roberts of Miami Partners with the Falcone Group in Miami Development Project

Miami (October 2, 2014) – The project developers, Miami Worldcenter Group – a partnership between The Falcone Group and Marc Roberts Companies – will develop the ...

Art Falcone Investment Firm Has Stake In Ion At East Edgewater

Miami (July 28, 2014) – Art Falcone, one of the principals who assembled the Miami Worldcenter land, also has a stake in Ion at East Edgewater through an investment firm.

Doral development site acquired for $30M

Miami (June 02, 2014) – Falcone Group's Encore Housing Opportunity Fund picks up 24 acres

Miami gives up three streets to developer

Miami (April 24, 2014) – Miami commissioners enthusiastically agreed Thursday to turn over sections of three downtown streets to the developers of the multi-block Miami Worldcenter project, brushing aside objections from critics who called the move a giveaway and raised concerns over its effects on traffic.

Paramount Fort Lauderdale Beach Debuts as Area’s First Luxury High-Rise in 10 Years.

Fort Lauderdale (March 15, 2014) – The visionaries behind Miami Worldcenter, the 30 acre mixed-use project in downtown Miami, Art Falcone and Nitin Motwani, have teamed with longtime Florida developer Daniel Kodsi to bring Fort Lauderdale its first luxury condominium on the beach in a decade.

Former Howard Johnson's hotel demolished, clears way for condos

Fort Lauderdale (February 20, 2014) – The former Howard Johnson’s hotel on Fort Lauderdale beach came down quickly Wednesday.

Fort Lauderdale Sees First Luxury Condo in Decade

Fort Lauderdale (February 18, 2014) – The visionaries behind the 30-acre mixed use Miami Worldcenter in Downtown Miami, are taking their creativity a little further north. Get all the details.

Mulling options, Geting lets land sit idle by the bay

MIAMI (February 8, 2014) - Nearly three years after a daring purchase on the Miami waterfront.

Genting's Miami project moving in slow motion

MIAMI (February 7, 2014) - Amid a downtown building boom, one of Miami’s largest landholders continues to sit quietly on the sidelines. The big question: When will Genting make a move?

Former Howard Johnson's site to feature million-dollar condos

Fort Lauderdale (February 3, 2014) – Paramount Fort Lauderdale Beach set to open in 2016

Former HoJo’s to become luxury condo building

Fort Lauderdale (February 5, 2014) – Developers launch Paramount Fort Lauderdale Beach sales this week

Miami Worldcenter development

MIAMI (February 2014) - Macy's Inc. signed a deal to open Macy's and Bloomingdale's stores in the mixed.

Sales begin at Paramount Fort Lauderdale, Where units Start at $1 Million

Fort Lauderdale (January 28, 2014) – Sales are now underway at Paramount Fort Lauderdale, an 18-story luxury building on Fort Lauderdale Beach.

Financial services firm to open here two in line, DDA told

MIAMI (january 23, 2014) - Miami's Downtown Development Authority's efforts to attract financial services professionals are continuing to pay off.

Macy's, Bloomingdale's ink Worldcenter leases

MIAMI (january 2014) - The developers behind two of the largest mixed-use projects in Greater Downtown Miami.

City Rising

MIAMI (january 2014) - Behold the illuminations. Imagine the Possibilites. With the rest of Downtown Miamiset to fill in.

Macy's and Bloomingdale's to Anchor New Mall at Miami Worldcenter

Fort Lauderdale (December 5, 2013) – Macy's, Inc. M -1.06% today announced an agreement for Macy's and Bloomingdale's stores to anchor the new Mall at Miami Worldcenter to be built in downtown Miami. Current plans call for the stores to open in fall 2016.

Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s grab 315K sf of Worldcenter space

Fort Lauderdale (December 5, 2013) – Macy’s and its sister department-store chain Bloomingdale’s, the incoming flagship tenants at the Mall at Miami Worldcenter, announced plans today for the stores, which will be 195,000 square feet and 120,000 square feet respectively.

Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s to Anchor Giant New Mall at Miami Worldcenter

Fort Lauderdale (December 27, 2013) – You know how they say to go big or go home? Well with the addition of a new retail space in downtown, Miami's fashion footprint is about to get a whole lot bigger. About 750,000 square feet, to be exact.

Downtown art museum a huge leap

MIAMI (December 26, 2013) - Downtown Miami has long been known as a business hub, but its growth as a center for art and culture.

Falcone Group Business Student Scholarship

Arthur J. Falcone is Co-Chairman and CEO of Falcone Group, LLC, a diversified company which offers services in the real estate, telecommunications and related financial sectors.

Real Estate Management and Development Company Overview of Falcone Group, LLC

Executive Profile
Arthur J. Falcone
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, TEP Holdings, Inc.

Arthur J. Falcone

Over 30 years of executive experience and a proven track record of success.

Nova Southeastern University

Board of Trustees

2013 Look Back: Real Estate

Miami (December 27, 2013) – Swire Properties’ under-construction Brickell City Centre is slated to be the epitome of the Miami neighborhood’s live-work-play environment.

Miami Worldcenter aims to be ‘special experience for pedestrians’

Miami (December 20, 2013) – The development of Miami Worldcenter on the north side of downtown Miami is possible because the area was largely ignored during the last real estate cycle.

Downtown Development Holdings

MIAMI (December 2013) - Baru Urbano in the Brickell area for $21 million from Brickell Flatiron.

Miami Worlcenter aims fo be 'special experience for pedestrians'

MIAMI (December 2013) - The Development of Miami Worldcenter on the north side of downtown Miami is posible because the area was largely ignored during the last real estate cycle.

Overtown set for a major transformation

MIAMI (December 2013) - Downtown Miami's north end targeted for new investment.

Epicure Market opens in the Gables

MIAMI (December 10, 2013) - The 24,000-square-foot market blends a 240-seat cafe, a juice bar, abakery, a coffee bar, prepared foods and a gourmet market.

Prime Flagler Street eretail site for sale

MIAMI (December 10, 2013) - The Foot Locker store on Flagler Street is listed for sale for $5 million, as downtown development gains momentum.

Prime downtown Miami retail site on the block for $5 million

MIAMI (December 9, 2013) - The Foot Locker site on Flagler Street — once the home of F.W. Woolworth — has been listed for sale for $5 million as the redevelopment of Miami’s central business district shows signs of momentum.

Miami Worldcenter Adds Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s Stores to New Mall

MIAMI (December 9, 2013) - Miami Worldcenter Associates, The Forbes Company and Taubman Centers Inc. have recently announced an agreement for a Macy’s and a Bloomingdale’s store to anchor the new Mall at Miami Worldcenter.

Macy's, Bloomingdale's among tenants at Miami Worldcenter

MIAMI (December 6, 2013) - Macy's and Bloomingdale's plan to debut full-line stores at Miami Worldcenter in partnership with The Forbes Co. and Taubman Centers. There will be 750,000 square feet of retail space in the Miami Worldcenter's first phase, which should break ground in late 2014 and deliver in late 2016.

Macy's, Bloomingdale's to open at downtown Miami Worldcenter

MIAMI (December 6, 2013) - Macy's and Bloomingdale's unveiled plans to open new stores at Miami Worldcenter, the outsized, mixed-use project planned for downtown's Park West district, which is west of Biscayne Boulevard across from AmericanAirlines Arena.

Macy’s, Bloomingdale's stores to anchor Miami Worldcenter

MIAMI (December 6, 2013) - Ping center is The Mall at Miami Worldcenter.

Macy’s, Bloomies Coming to Downtown Miami

MIAMI (December 6, 2013) - Be sure to check out Partner Engineering’s webinar “Development is Back! Mitigate Risk with Due Dilligence” for an in-depth look at the key engineering, environmental and energy due diligence items that can identify potential "fatal flaws" to a development or redevelopment project and help to prevent them.

Miami Worldcenter

MIAMI (December 6, 2013) - Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s unveiled plans to open new stores at Miami World Center in 2016

Forbes and Taubman to Develop 750,000-Square-Foot Mall at Miami Worldcenter

MIAMI (December 6, 2013) - The Forbes Co. and Taubman Centers are teaming up to build their third premier shopping destination in Florida — The Mall at Miami Worldcenter — expected to open in 2016.

Move Over Brickell City Center: bloomingdale's & Macy's Sign up for Miami's World Center in Downtown

MIAMI (December 6, 2013) - Move over Brickell City Center. Here comes Miami World Center.

Forbes and Taubman Announce the Signing of Macy's and Bloomingdale's at the Mall at Miami Worldcenter

Miami (December 5, 2013) – Project will bring 750,000 SF of retail to downtown Miami

Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s to open at downtown Miami Worldcenter

Miami (December 5, 2013) – Miami’s cachet as an international shopping Mecca is taking a quantum leap forward.


MIAMI (December 5, 2013) - The Forbes Company and Taubman Centers, Inc. (NYSE: TCO) announced today that fashion retail giant Macy's, Inc. will open full-line stores for both Macy's and Bloomingdale's at Miami Worldcenter – one of the largest mixed-use urban developments in the United States.

Macy's, Bloomy' Sign Up for Significant Space at Miami WorldCenter

MIAMI (December 5, 2013) - In a throwback to the time before Amazon, Macy's and Bloomingdale's will be opening huge store at the future Miami Worldcenter.

Abrirán exclusivo centro de compras en el downtown de Miami

MIAMI (December 5, 2013) - La Fama de Miami como meca internacional de compras acaba de dar un enorme salto hacia adelante.

Macy's, Bloomingdale's to open stores in Miami Worldcenter

MIAMI (December 5, 2013) - Two of the biggest names in retail Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s will open full-line stores at Miami Worldcenter in the city’s downtown in collaboration with The Forbes Company and Taubman Centers.

Macy's + Bloomingdale's join MWC

MIAMI (November 20, 2013) - According to the Real Deal, the developers behind the much anticipated Miami World Center have signed leases with Macy's and Bloomingdale's. Official announcement from the MWC team is expected in the coming weeks.

Typoe's 'Game Over' is just the beginning

MIAMI (November 4, 2013) -For decades, Miami Art has lingered in the shadows of the work from more established cities like New york.

Miami Worldcenter gets even bigger after purchase

Miami (October 17, 2013) – Miami Worldcenter, which plans retail in downtown Miami that may include Macy's and Bloomingdale's, has expanded its footprint with the purchase of two parcels for $12 million, according to property records.

Miami Worldcenter Group buys properties for $12M

MIAMI (October 17, 2013) -The team behind the proposed Miami Worldcenter project continues to assemble the properties needed for the nine-block development.

Two Downtown Miami Properties Picked Up For $12 Million

MIAMI (October 16, 2013) -The team behind the proposed Miami Worldcenter project continues to assemble the properties needed for the nine-block development.

Bloomingdale’s expands Midtown oces at SL

MIAMI (October 15, 2013) -Bloomingdale’s is expanding its oce presence at SL Green Realty’s 919 Third Avenue with a new 47,000-square-footplus lease for the entire sixth floor. The deal will bring the department store giant’s total space at the building to 204,442 square feet.

Miami's ready, hedge funds told

MIAMI (October 14, 2013) - Besides warm winters and no state income tax, Miami now has a downtown and finance sector worthy of Wall Street.

The heart of downtown Miami could shift north

MIAMI (October 4, 2013) - The construction of a mall with Macy's and Bloomingdales is a potential game.

Downtown lures financial services firms in Northeast push

MIAMI (October 3, 2013) - Miami' Downtown Development Authority's efforts to attract financial services professionals are playing off.

Exclusive: Worldcenter seeks Macy's, Bloomingdale's for planned downtown Miami mall

MIAMI (October 2, 2013) - The investors behind Miami Worldcenter are working with The Forbes Co. and Taubman Centers to land Macy’s for a 750,000-square-foot mall it plans in the city’s downtown.

A new arts frontier

MIAMI (September 22, 2013) - Downtown is 'where it' at' for emerging artists, gallerires and cultural group

Boca Village Corporate Center under contract

Boca (August 5, 2013) – The 100,000-square-foot Boca Village Corporate Center, one of the premier Class A office buildings in Boca Raton, is under contract for about $30 million to an investment group from Brazil.

Encore completes capital raise for second fund

South Florida (January 16, 2013) – The San Francisco - based private equity real estate firm has gathered $460 million in equity to invest in distressed opportunities in the US housing sector, following a year - long fundraising period.

South Florida - Business Journal

MDM Group plans for convention center, Marriott hotel tower

MIAMI (May 17, 2013) - MDM Group announced yesterday it has a contract to build a tower with a 500,000-square-foot convention space below a 1,800-room hotel to be managed by Marriott, the Miami Herald reported.

Marriott At Miami WorldCenter Is Actually A Thing, And Huge

MIAMI (May 17, 2013) - Holy Crap, while Curbed Miami was sleeping in to a respectable hour, other news outlets were getting their grubby little paws all over the news that the rumored 'Marriott At Miami Worldcenter' is actually a thing.

'Iconic' center, hotel planned for arena site

MIAMI (May 17, 2013) - A Miami developer plans a massive, privately financed new convention center and hotel on the site of the old Miami Arena downtown, but details remain scant.

MDM Group Buys Miami Lot For $1B Convention Center- Hotel

MIAMI (May 17, 2013) - MDM Development Group has purchased land from the developer of the proposed Miami World Center on which it plans to build a convention center and massive Marriott hotel, a potential billion-dollar project the developer promises will “help shape the city's future.”

Convention Center Hotel Planned For Downtown Miami World Center Site

MIAMI (May 17, 2013) - "Something is coming to Miami that will help shape its future," the video promises as white letters expand on a dark black background.

Here's the Trippy Hotel and Giant Convention Center Developers Want To Build Downtown

MIAMI (May 17, 2013) - For the next month, two teams will be fighting tooth and nail for the chance to lead a billion dollar renovation of Miami Beach's convention center.

Miami leaders speak in support of downtown convention facility

MIAMI (May 17, 2013) - Word that MDM Group wants to build an 1,800-room hotel and convention facility in Miami's core fulfills a vision downtown leaders have been pursuing for some time.

Massive new convention center and hotel in the works for downtown Miami

MIAMI (May 16, 2013) - A big player in downtown Miami development has solidified plans to build a major, privately financed convention center topped by a massive, 1,800-room hotel — the largest in South Florida — on the site of the demolished Miami Arena.

Downtown taking hedge fund jaunt

MIAMI (April 25, 2013) - In its ongoing quest to attract targeted business sectors, Miami's Downtown Development authority will send representatives north next month to woo hedge funds.

Commercial real estate stars shine amid rebound

MIAMI (April 19, 2013) - As a section, Heavy Hitters in Commercial Real Estate is fun because each person's story ia a piece of the overall real estate picture from 2012.

Bridging the gap

MIAMI (April - 2013) - Developer Nitin Motwani is cultivating the relationship between industry, community, and real estate to sustain the city's growth.

The buzz at Venture Hive: New incubator opening soon

MIAMI (March 1, 2013) - Venture Hive, a new entrepreneurial hub in downtown Miami that hosts the Launch Pad Tech accelerator, will soon be housing an incubator.

As tech launches thrives, downtown targets financial services operators

MIAMI (Febraury 21, 2013) - With Launch Pad Tech firmly off the ground and Miami gaining traction as a venue for tech investment.

Marriott skyscraper coming to old Miami Arena site?

MIAMI (Febraury 13, 2013) - Two of the city’s top real estate blogs caused a stir Tuesday when they shared an architect’s video rendering of a huge tower called the Marriott at MWC.

Marriott skyscraper coming to downtown?

MIAMI (Febraury 13, 2013) - Is a massive new skyscraper coming to the site of the old Miami Arena?

Let's talk business: JA of South Florida celebrates leaders at annual 'Business Hall of Fame'

South Florida (January 16, 2013) – Junior Achievement of South Florida announced the honorees for its "Business Hall of Fame" celebration, an annual event that recognizes local entrepreneurs who have made a significant impact on their community. This year's laureates are Jarett Levan, BBX Capital; Mike Maroone, AutoNation; Arlene Pecora, Signature Grand; and Alan Wolnek, After School Programs.

The Miami Worldcenter Project Keeps Getting Bigger

MIAMI (December 12, 2012) - According to exMiami, the owners of the planned Miami Worldcenter megaproject have picked up two more pieces of land in their quest for world domination.

Oasis of color in concrete desert

MIAMI (December 3, 2012) - Framed street artists such as Shepard Fairey and Los Angeles' Risk are covering nine wall in miami's Park West.

Visitor center will pay to use architects home

MIAMI (November 22, 2012) - Directors of Miami's Downtown Development authority voted last week to welcome the Miami chapter of the American Institute.

Real Estate biggest deals

MIAMI (November 12, 2012) - After nearly eight years owning the 4-acre site of the former Miami Arena.

Greater downtown Miami condo sites in demand

MIAMI (October 22, 2012) - The sudden search for land is a dramatic about-face from as recent as 2010 when the prospects of the new condo construction seemed farfetched.

Former Miami Arena site has new owner

Miami (October 9, 2012) – The original home of the Miami Heat has a new owner.

Miami Arena site transfers to Miami World Center partners for $35M

Miami (October 9, 2012) – Miami Arena site transfers to Miami World Center partners for $35M

Worldcenter Affiliate Pays $35M for former Miami Arena Site

MIAMI (October 9, 2012) - In a $35 million trade, Old Arena LLC has taken title to the 4.7-acre former Miami Arena from Palm Beach Polo Club owner Glenn Straub.

Purchase of old Arena site may be bet on Worldcenter

MIAMI (October 9, 2012) - The former home of the Miami Arena is currently being used as a park, but the property could eventually be incorporated into the city's next wave of development.

Miami Area land trades for $35M to Miami World Center partners

MIAMI (October 8, 2012) - A portion of the land associated with the former Miami Arena has traded in a deal worth $35 million.

Grand Central Park Goes For $35 Million to Miami World Center

MIAMI (October 8, 2012) - Well, previously published rumors of Grand Central Park's demise have proven true, folks.

Grand Central Park Sold For $35 Million

MIAMI (October 8, 2012) - Less than 10 months after it opened, Grand Central Park has now been sold to developers for $35 million.

Miami WorldCenter

MIAMI (October - 2012) - A development partnership has been trying to get Miami WorldCenter.

Downtown ArtHouse is the latest sgn of miami's cultural awakening

MIAMI (September 30, 2012) - Downtown Miami is embracing the redevelopment model that helped changed South Beach.

Miami Artist Groups Turn Former Downtown Fishing Warehouse Into Giant New Art Space

MIAMI (September 28, 2012) - When you think of Miami's art scene, you probably think of Design District digs and Wynwood Walls.

Developments in Downtown Miami

MIAMI (September 27, 2012) - What is the promise of a vacant warehouse? The easily romanticized notion is being realized by a two-year, rent-free contract for a 20,000 sq ft complex in downtown Miami at the site of the former Capt. Harry’s Fishing Supply.

Old Miami Arena land may get new owner

MIAMI (September 5, 2012) - Secret negotiations are under way for the purchase of the property that once was the Miami Arena.

New downtown residents displace tourists as retail's base

MIAMI (July 26, 2012) – Tourist-oriented retail hasn't completely disappeared from downtown Miami.

‘Record-breaking’ sales highlight Aventura Isles’ VIP Sales Event

Miami (June 29, 2012) – Aventura Isles’ VIP Sales Event, held at the Turnberry Isles, was an enormous success, a spokesperson for the development says.

Real estate movers and shakers boost market

MIAMI (April 20-26, 2012) – Who is driving some of the most interesting trends in South Florida's commercial real estate market?

Genting Group downsizes plans for Miami resort site

MIAMI (March 20, 2012) – With gambling approval denied in Tallahassee, Genting Group scales back its design to initially use just a fraction of the bayside resort site

Parkland Lifestyle

PARKLAND (Febraury - 2012)

Much-touched Miami World Center may be builtpiecemeal, eventually

MIAMI (January 12, 2012) – There was a flashy promotional video. there were big ideas.

Genting, which plans to build the Resorts World Miami destination

MIAMI (January - 2012) – Resort and is lobbying for gambling at the property, took possession of the Omni Center and Hilton Hotel.

Miami Worldcenter

MIAMI (December 19, 2011) – The owner of the site of the proposed Miami Worldcenter got a boost

Boom or Bust?

MIAMI (December - 2011) – What would gambling mean for real estate development in downtown Miami?

Miami Worldcenter project has new investor

MIAMI (November 16, 2011) – CIM is a real estate investment company that makes equity and debt investments in urban communities across the country. CIM owns the SLS Hotel at South Beach at 1701 Collins Ave. in Miami Beach.

Gabling industry sells an illusion

MIAMI (December 12, 2011) – The gambler always thinks he's going to win.

Gambling is the X-factor for big commercial sites

MIAMI (December 4, 2011) – With many commercial property owners in Miami hoping to enter the casino lincense sweeptakes.

2nd Casino site drawing attention

MIAMI (December 2, 2011) – With a new investor, the 20 acres of downtown land know as the Miami World Center is attracting attention from Steve Wynn and other Vegas players.

Miami Worldcenter project has new investor

MIAMI (December 2, 2011) – The proposed Miami Worldcenter project north of downtown Miami is coming back to life.

Investor comes on board for Miami Worldcenter

MIAMI (December 2, 2011) – Development new life for 20-acre project.

CIM buys stake in Miami Worldcenter

MIAMI (December 1, 2011) – Loas Angeles-based CIM Group has purchased an equilty.

CIM Group Invests In Miami Worldcenter

MIAMI (November 1, 2011) – Miami Worldcenter Associates, a joint venture between South Florida-based Falcone Group and Centurion Partners, announced today that it has sold an equity stake in the Miami Worldcenter site to CIM Group, a Los Angeles-based real estate investment company that makes equity and/or debt investments in urban communities throughout North America.

'A Night in Rio' to benefit children at SOS Children's Villages

Boca Raton (May 4, 2011) SOS Children's Villages - Florida is hosting "A Night in Rio" sponsored by the Club Managers Association of America on May 7 at 7 p.m. at the Boca Resort & Club to benefit the more than 70 foster children residing in the village.

Entrepreneur Arthur Falcone Joins Nova Southeastern

Fort Lauderdale - Davie (April 5, 2011) Entrepreneur Arthur Falcone Joins Nova Southeastern University’s Board of Trustees

Art And Marcy Falcone Help Bring Awareness To Crohns Disease

Boca Raton (Febraury 4, 2011) Hope” Chairs Marcy and Art Falcone’s eldest son was diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease. “At the time we knew nothing about this disease and when told there was no cure, we were scared!”

'Evening of Hope' for the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation

HOLLYWOOD (November 3, 2010) – On Nov. 19 Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) will host "An Evening of Hope" to raise funds for research and mission critical services including summer camps, support groups, and educational programs for children and adults affected by Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

NFL Hall of Fame Quarterback Dan Marino, Marl Levinson and Art and Marci Falcone at Dinner Benefiting The Crohns and Colitis Foundation

HOLLYWOOD (October 19, 2010) – Art Falcone, Mark Levinson of Levinson Jewelers, Marci Falcone and NFL Hall of Fame Quarterback Dan Marino at a dinner benefiting the Crohns Colitis Foundation that took place at Anthony’s Runway 84 on October 19, 2010.

Culinary Industry News


Highest Residential Balconies on the East Coast Premiere at The Residences at Two Liberty Place in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA, PA (November 12, 2008) – Philadelphia's premier iconic landmark just made history, again.

Sambora Sets Philly Condo Record; Philly Record New York Average

PHILADELPHIA (September 11, 2008) – Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora has paid the highest price per square foot ever for a Philadelphia condo–$1,377. Mr. Sambora bought a three-bedroom condo on the 52nd floor of Center City’s tallest residential tower for $3.58 million.

Philadelphia’s Two Liberty Place Breaks City Record with Highest-Priced Condo Per Sq. Ft.

PHILADELPHIA (September 2, 2008) – The Residences at Two Liberty Place, a 90-unit luxury condominium which is the second-tallest building in Philadelphia, the tallest residential building in the city and the first time residents can live higher than William Penn’s hat, the landmark on top of City Hall, has broken more city records.

Miami City Commission Approval Advances
Unprecedented Project

MIAMI (November 14, 2008) – The Miami City Commission approved Special District Zoning for Miami Worldcenter – one of the largest urban renewal projects in the United States. The Special District Zoning allows Miami Worldcenter to implement state-of-the-art urban planning principles in its development, including an emphasis on the pedestrian experience and improved design criteria.

Two Liberty Place's new view: From offices to luxury condos

PHILADELPHIA (March 4, 2007) – In a sluggish residential market, Falcone Group plans to attract the elite to the top floors.

Transeastern 'grows smart': by doing 'the right thing' for its employees, subcontractors and customers, Transeastern Homes is building quality homes and communities throughout Florida, and customers are responding by buying in.

FLORIDA (October 1, 2005) – When Transeastern Homes was founded in 1986, its corporate values included a focus on customer service, quality assurance in construction and integrity, explains Neil Eisner, president and COO. By remaining "very strict" about its values, he explains, the company has seen tremendous growth.

Prestige Builders enters $300.3M conversion deal

DELRAY BEACH (August 10, 2005) – Prestige Builders Partners has purchased the Minto South Florida portfolio of six multifamily properties in Delray Beach, Coconut Creek and Plantation for $300.31 million.

TOUSA buys Transeastern Homes

BROWARD COUNTY (August 1, 2005) – In a Broward County merger with implications throughout the state, Technical Olympic USA said it has paid $857 million for the homebuilding assets and operations of Transeastern Properties.

TOUSA Completes Acquisition of Transeastern Homes

HOLLYWOOD (August 1, 2005)

  • Further establishes TOUSA as a major Florida homebuilder
  • Joint venture acquiring more than 3,000 homes in backlog with a sales value of $0.9 billion
  • Investment estimated to be accretive to TOUSA's 2006 net income by approximately $35 million
  • Opportunity to partner with strong Transeastern management team

Jacksonville is now Transeastern territory

JACKSONVILLE (July 23, 2005) – With every lifestyle in mind, Transeastern Homes has just the community for you. With many locations throughout Florida, there's a spectacular new home with an over-abundance of activities and amenities waiting for you and your family.


HOLLYWOOD (June 9, 2005) – As of March 31, 2005, Transeastern owned or controlled approximately 22,000 homesites throughout all major Florida markets. Their homes range in price to entry to level to luxury market.

Technical Olympic Usa Acquires Transeastern

CORAL SPRING (June 8, 2005) – Technical Olympic USA Inc. has acquired Coral Springs home builder Transeastern Properties Inc. for an undisclosed price, the company announced Tuesday.

NSU to add 3 to hall of fame

SOUTH FLORIDA (March 21, 2005< ) – The H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship at Nova Southeastern University is to honor three South Florida community leaders at its 16th Annual Entrepreneur Hall of Fame event, April 12. In a similar vein, Florida International University is expanding its College of Business Administration Alumni Circle by one member.

Twin Creeks would join 10 other projects in St. Johns

JACKSONVILLE (May 13, 2004 ) – win Creeks, the proposed 3,077-acre residential, commercial and industrial "town center" just south of Duval County, would join 10 other Developments of Regional Impact in St. Johns County, if approved. Falcon South Jacksonville Properties LLC of Parkland, near Fort Lauderdale, applied to the Northeast Florida Regional Council for DRI status.

Transeastern Homes' sales boom in 2003

SOUTHWEST FLORIDA (February 7, 2004 ) – Transeastern Homes has released 2003 sales figures for its Southwest Florida Division. The company recorded 721 net contracts totaling more than $146 million in sales.

Transeastern Homes Acquires St. James Homes in Naples.

NAPLES (November 3, 1997 ) – Transeastern Homes, the Coral Springs-based residential and commercial developer, recently announced that it has acquired St. James Homes, a division of U.S. Capital and Development Inc., an award-winning Naples-based residential home builder.

Falcone Brothers

BOCA (July 14, 1987 ) – Taking a big bite out of the fast food business

Brothers To Beef Up Wendy`s Units

BSOUTH FLORIDA (September 8, 1986) – Like the arch in St. Louis is the gateway to the West, the golden arches were the gateway to Wendy`s and South Florida for two brothers who used to own McDonald`s restaurants in New York state.

© Falcone Group 2016. Developed by Cohen & Co. Creative.