Tampa Bay makes the grade in Newsweek’s List of America’s Top High Schools for 2015

Recently, Newsweek released its rankings for America’s Top High Schools 2015, and two Tampa Bay area schools made the grade! St. Petersburg Collegiate High School (No. 48) and Palm Harbor University High (No. 302), which are both located in Pinellas County, were ranked...

2015 St. Petersburg Arts & Culture Economic Impact Report

Study demonstrates that arts and cultural community is an economic driver for St. Petersburg The arts in St. Petersburg not only improve the city’s quality of life, they are an economic driver for the city. The city’s non-profit arts and cultural organizations fuel a direct and...
Silver Shovel Award

Florida Earns Silver Shovel Award

The state of Florida earned a Silver Shovel Award from Area Development magazine in 2014 for its job creation and economic development efforts. In fact, half of the 10 Florida “Projects of the Year” were located in the Tampa Bay region. The list of projects include:...

Happy Holidays from Tampa Commercial Real Estate

The Tampa Commercial Real Estate Team wishes you and your family warm wishes for a wonderful holiday and a happy new year!
Business in Tampa bay

Why you should do business in Tampa Bay

Business in Tampa bay …. is booming.  Here are the Top 5 Reasons you should consider Tampa Bay: Business Friendly. Florida consistently ranks in the top 5 U.S. states as being the most business friendly. The recent elimination of  sales tax on manufacturing equipment and...

Community Update Hosted by Tampa Bay Partnership

The Tampa Bay Partnership will be hosting its Annual Community Update in the next couple of months, so be sure to save the date! The Partnership’s Annual Community is scheduled for Friday, November 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Hilton St. Petersburg Carillon Park....
TEC

Tampa Bay Innovation Center to Open St. Petersburg Incubator

TEC Garage Will Open in St. Petersburg College Downtown Center to Serve Science and Other Startups  Tampa Bay Innovation Center, an innovation and entrepreneurship center for technology businesses, will open TEC Garage (www.tecgarage.org), its new incubator, with a tentative...
verizon

Verizon Wireless Hiring 300 in Florida

Verizon Wireless, which operates the nation’s largest 4G LTE network, is now hiring to fill more than 300 positions across Florida in sales, network, customer service, operations and other technology-related departments. “Verizon Wireless continues to grow in Florida and we are...
Bioscience

Tampa Bay Plan for Bioscience

The Applied Medicine & Human Performance (AMHP) sector is comprised of the Tampa Bay region’s leading health industries and biosciences clusters. The AMHP sector includes niches such as biomedical research, health information systems, medical device manufacturing and clinical...

Secondary Markets offer commercial real estate investors opportunity with better returns

The U.S. real estate recovery is set to continue into 2014, as investors increasingly look beyond some traditionally popular markets for higher yields in secondary markets, according to Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2014, co-published by PwC US and the Urban Land Institute...
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