What’s Ahead for Miami’s Condo Market?

Each year, real estate developers and investors from across the US and Florida come together for the Urban Land Institute Southeast Florida & Caribbean’s annual Miami Condo & Community Development Symposium. This year’s conference on November 30th will address the most significant issues the residential real estate industry faces ahead.

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This year’s high-profile line up of speakers will include Eliot Spitzer of Spitzer Enterprises; Jorge Perez, founder, chairman and CEO of Related Group; and Moishe Mana, president of The Mana Group; along with other condo developers and real estate industry leaders who will lead insightful panel discussions. The symposium will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 30 at the EAST Hotel inside Brickell City Centre.

Ushering in Miami’s highly anticipated Art Basel event, the annual symposium provides a forum for decision makers and industry leaders to gain knowledge, share best practices and discuss innovative ways of advancing the residential real estate industry amidst changing global and domestic market dynamics, while helping to shape better communities.


Among the topics the business and industry influencers will discuss are:

  •  Access to global capital
  • The rise of Russian, Chinese and domestic northeast buyers and investors
  • How the US’s new presidency will impact real estate from a tax
  • Infrastructure and investment perspective
  • How communities are integrating workforce and luxury housing inventory to build more sustainable communities
  • What’s ahead for the residential real estate market
Ugo Colombo
Ugo Colombo at the 2015 ULI Condo Symposium

Additional speakers include: Ugo Colombo, founder of CMC Group; Reid Boren, managing partner of Two Roads Development; Inigo Ardid, co-president of Key International; Silvia Coltrane, CEO of Transacta Developers; Vladislav Doronin, chairman & CEO of OKO Group; Neil Fairman, president & founder of The Plaza Group; Ziel Feldman, chairman & founder of HFZ Capital Group; Spencer Levy, Americas head of research at CBRE; Howard M. Lorber, chairman at Douglas Elliman Real Estate; and Michael Stern, CEO of JDS Development Group.

The moderators are: Suzanne Amaducci-Adams of Bilzin Sumberg; Anthony Graziano of Integra Realty Resources; and Jane Wooldridge of the Miami Herald. Serving in the role of this year’s symposium chair is Vanessa Grout, president of CMC Real Estate.

The event also provides an opportunity for national and local heavy hitters in real estate to network and share their perspectives to make sound real estate and land use decisions.

Schwartz Media Strategies is proud to serve as a sponsor of this year’s symposium. To learn more details about the event and register, please visit Seflorida.uli.org.