Rays, C1 Bank, USF executives named to Leadership St. Pete Class of 2015

By Pam Huff Leadership St. Pete, a division of the St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce, has named 40 local executives to the class of 2015. The program is a six-month experience designed to promote and enhance community leadership, according to a statement from the Chamber. Participants get an in-depth introduction to social, economic, business […]

Flurry of office tower sales signifies downtown Tampa’s ‘time has come’

By Ashley Gurbal Kritzer It’s been a banner year for downtown Tampa’s office market. Three towers have sold — Fifth Third Center sold for $47 million, Tampa City Center fetched $128 million and at the end of November, the Wells Fargo Center traded for $78 million. Driving those deals is a multifaceted dynamic, investment brokers […]

2013 personal income grows throughout Tampa Bay

By Margie Manning County; 2013 personal income; Percent change from 2012 Hernando; $31,422; 1.5 percent Hillsborough; $40,680; 1.2 percent Manatee; $42,104; 0.6 percent Pasco; $32,975; 2.0 percent Pinellas; $45,574; 1.2 percent Polk; $34,393; 2.2 percent Sarasota; $56,661; 0.7 percent Source: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis Read More Source:: TBBJ Real Estate