Entries by Market Tampa Investments

First Look: The Bourgeois Pig in Seminole Heights, opening Friday

By Eric Snider Lysa and Michael Bozel have developed The Bourgeois Pig restaurant because it never occurred to them that they couldn’t. “I’m a huge risk taker,” Lysa Bozel said, sitting in the nearly-completed interior of their house-turned-eatery on Nebraska Avenue in Seminole Heights, two miles north of the district’s trendy, if small, restaurant row. […]

5 things to start the day: Florida anticipates $1B surplus, Bondi asks court to intervene on gay marriage, Riverwalk delayed

By Salem Solomon The latest revenue estimates made by Florida state economists project a surplus of nearly $1 billion. The economists increased their estimates by $622 million due to increased consumer confidence and dropping gas prices, the Tampa Bay Times said. The total budget surplus is now projected to be $958 million. Chief state economist […]

25 People to Watch in 2015: Tod Leiweke

By Ashley Gurbal Kritzer Tod Leiweke CEO, Tampa Bay Lightning and Strategic Property Partners The CEO of the Tampa Bay Lightning will take center stage in another chief executive role in 2015. Tod Leiweke is also CEO of Strategic Property Partners , the holding company for Lightning owner Jeff Vinik ‘s real estate endeavors. After […]

Yankees great Tino Martinez sells Davis Islands mansion for $4.7 million

By Ashley Gurbal Kritzer Former New York Yankees’ player Constantino “Tino” Martinez and his wife, Marie, have sold their waterfront mansion on Davis Islands. The six-bedroom, 10,000-square-foot home on Blanca Avenue sold for $4.7 million to John T. Keiser and Pamela Keiser as trustees of the Keiser Family Living Trust, according to a Hillsborough County […]