Old Town Burleson, Texas, has many opportunities for placemaking and new pedestrian-oriented development that could enhance the identity of the suburb 10 miles south of Fort Worth, according to a new urban team led by Mithun|Solomon.
Both hotelier Ian Schrager and developer Richard LeFrak see great things in the future for Miami real estate. Schrager and LeFrak spoke at the University of Miami Real Estate Impact Conference 2015, held Februrary 18 at the JW Marriott Marquis hotel in downtown Miami. Hosted jointly by UM’s School of Architecture and School of Business Administration, the Real Estate Impact Conference brings together the biggest names in South Florida real estate and development, both as speakers and participants. The 2015 conference featured a keynote session by LeFrak, moderated by UM President Donna E. Shalala, and a session on the future of the hotel industry with Schrager and Steve Witkoff of the Witkoff Group.