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Why Invest in Miami?

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City of Commerce

  • Ranked 7th on The Wealth Report 2014 by Knight Frank
  • Ranked 10th in the American Cities of the Future list 2014 by FDI
  • Largest concentration of international banks in USA
  • USA’s second largest economic generator
  • Latin American headquarters for 1,400+ multinational corporations
  • A competitive player in international trade
  • Leader in shipping
  • Largest international freight airport in the world
  • $300 million in venture capital investment in 2013
  • No state personal income tax
  • Strong domestic and international demand for the Miami lifestyle

 

Real Estate

  • Ranked No. 5 on Christie’s top 10 of international luxury residential markets
  • One Thousand Museum penthouse, priced at $45million, placed No. 9 on the Wealth-X list of Top Ten Billionaire Skyscraper Homes.
  • 22 billionaire’s own residences at the Porsche Design Tower
  • $50 million Faena penthouse in Miami Beach sold; making it the most expensive penthouse to sell in Miami
  • Million-dollar-plus residential salesrose to a record 190 closed sales per month in 2014
  • Miami real estate prices remain low compared to other cities such as New York and Los Angeles.
  • In 2013, Miami’s average per square foot price for luxury homes was $559 compared to $4,683 in London.

Tourist Center

  • $22.8 billion tourist industry in 2013
  • 14 million visitors annually
  • 40 million passengers fly into Miami annually
  • 2nd largest international entry point in the USA
  • Cruise capital of the world
  • 4.3 million passengers travel through the Port of Miami annually
  • Warmest average temperatures in the USA
  • South Beach named the No. 1 beach in the USA

Arts & Culture

  • Vibrant cultural and cosmopolitan atmosphere
  • World’s largest collection of Art Deco architecture with 800+ buildings
  • Internationally renowned Miami City Ballet
  • The Arsht Center is the second largest performing arts center in the USA
  • Miami Symphony Orchestra
  • Major museums such as the new Perez Art Museum and the Miami Museum of Science
  • Biggest art fairs in the USA. Art Basel Miami Beach was called ‘The Cannes Film
  • Festival of Art’ by the NY Times

Shopping & Entertainment

  • Stylish BalHarbour with a store directory that reads like a who’s who of retail royalty
  • Aventura Mall, one of the 5 highest grossing malls in the US
  • Designer shopping on Lincoln Road and Ocean Drive in Miami Beach
  • Innovative galleries and boutiques in the Design District
  • Brickell City Centerin Downtown Miamiwill be anchored by a 107,000 sqft
  • 3-story Saks Fifth Avenue and will have retail partnerships with BalHarbour shops
  • World Trade Center, a 25 acre community in Downtown Miami
  • South Beach Food and Wine Festival featuring chefs from all over the USA
  • Culinary hotspots in every part of the city

Sports

  • Major sports franchises: Heat (Basketball), Dolphins (Football), Marlins (baseball)  and Panthers (ice hockey)
  • Sony Open Tennis Tournament held annually featuring the world’s top tennis players
  • World Golf Championships held at Trump National Doral annually