Expert insight on Miami real estate market trends, industry drivers, and what it takes to be a successful realtor.
Dr.Hardin — Charter School Impact on Housing Premiums | Ep. 63
Dr. Hardin joins The Miami Real Estate Podcast to discuss his study, The Housing Price Premium Associated with Charter Schools. His study discusses the relationship between public school quality and charter school quality, as well as the correlated residential real estate price premium. This overview answers the unspoken question we have all been wondering; are charter schools gentrifying surrounding neighborhoods? Followed by this discussion, Hardin shares his “why Miami” point of view and the importance of talent within the workforce here in the city.
Meg Daly — The Underline Construction Update | Ep. 62
Miami’s first-ever linear park project is not one to be missed. You may have spotted this park while strolling through Brickell, this unparalleled project is redefining the outdoor experience here in the city (2:30).
The Underline is revolutionizing the land below Miami’s Metrorail system and converting the space into an interconnecting ten-mile linear park, urban trail, and public art destination (5:29). The ten-mile space is set to span from its completed phase one located in Brickell Station, reaching the third and final phase for the last stop on Miami’s Metrorail, the Dadeland South station (12:29).
Phase two of construction has recently begun and founder Meg Daly joins us in this episode to discuss the ongoing project and what this means for our community.
Host: Omar De Windt
Producer: Veronica Aizpurua
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Mayor Daniella Levine Cava | Ep. 61
Daniella Levine Cava was elected Miami-Dade County's first-ever woman Mayor in November 2020. She entered the Mayor's office following a 40-year career as a relentless advocate for South Florida families in public service and elected leadership.
In this episode, Mayor Daniella Levine Cava joins us for a conversation about some of the important issues that impacted Miami's real estate community this year, and hot topics going into 2022. She reflects on the Surfside building collapse tragedy (2:09); addresses the need for sustainable growth in Miami and Miami Beach, following a year where New Yorkers and Californians emigrated to Florida in mass (8:26); and shares her take on why improving public transportation in Miami’s metropolitan core is critical in the years ahead (11:13).
As Miami-Dade County's Mayor, Daniella Levine Cava oversees a metropolitan government with more than 28,000 employees serving nearly 3 million residents, managing an annual budget of approximately $9 billion.
Hosts: Omar De Windt; Alicia Cervera Lamadrid
Producers: Octavio Alvarez; Veronica Aizpurua
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Kyle Plesa – Tik Tok, Reels, Google Ads & SEO | Ep. 60
Kyle Plesa is the founder of the Fort Lauderdale-based Social Group digital marketing agency. He joins us today to highlight four digital marketing channels that the modern realtor should have in their marketing mix: Tik Tok; Instagram Reels, Google Ads, and SEO. In this episode, Kyle explains what these channels are, why and when you should be using them, and tips for doing so correctly.
About Our Guest:
Kyle Plesa is the CEO and Founder of The Social Group, a digital marketing and advertising house located in downtown Fort Lauderdale and Miami Beach. Having grown up in the South Florida area and starting his career with the Miami Dolphins Corporate Partnerships Division, he obtained his Master’s degree in Sports Marketing from the University of Miami as well as a degree in Economics of the European Union from Charles University in Prague. Kyle’s passion lies in visual storytelling to build brand equity and awareness through advanced social media marketing and content creation. He is a student of data and analytics that supports brand ROI and earned revenue. After launching the social media channels for Brightline and the Pegasus World Cup Invitational, The Social Group continues to market brands and companies from an array of industries all over the South Florida Metropolitan area and East Coast. Current ventures include SeaFair Miami, the Mandarin Oriental and Sense Beach House. To get in touch with Kyle, click here.
Alexandra McManus & Hussein Cholkamy – Eyrus Co-Founders | Ep. 59
Eyrus is a construction technology start up on a mission to leverage technology and data to provide value to everyone throughout the construction process. Their solutions focus on cost, accuracy and the operational demands of each unique construction project.
About Alexandra McManus:
Alexandra McManus is the co-founder and CEO of Eyrus, bringing to the company over two decades of professional experience in the construction technology space, across business development, operations, leadership, and more. She provides a constant stream of vision and intuition for Eyrus alongside her co-founder and COO, Hussein Cholkamy. Together, they launched Eyrus to generate the ultimate workforce visibility platform by leveraging automated data collection and IoT hardware. Eyrus provides simple and seamless solutions that enhance levels of workforce insight and support construction professionals in delivering their projects on time and on budget. To meet today’s challenges around COVID-19, Eyrus combines workforce data with site zone information to provide solutions for protocol mandates in the workplace, streamlining workflows, increasing collaboration, promoting safety, and supporting compliance.
About Hussein Cholkamy:
As Co-founder and COO of Eyrus, Hussein brings over 20 years of global experience in real estate development, construction and design. He began his career as an Architect after obtaining his bachelor’s in Architecture from the University of Arizona. He then crossed into real estate development and project management after achieving his MBA from The George Washington University. Throughout his early career, Hussein worked on over 15 million square feet of construction and development globally. His dynamic understanding of construction project complexities, along with experience in business development and operations have founded the success of Eyrus in today’s market.
Julian Infante – From Pro Athlete to Pro Realtor | Ep. 58
Julian Infante is a former pro baseball player and collegiate champion turned rising top producing real estate agent. In this episode, he shares lessons learned along his professional journey from the clubhouse to the competitive Miami real estate arena.
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