Kate Archer Kent
Jul 24, 2012 Empty nesters with money to spend are fueling something of a boom in Florida's vacation home market.
Jul 21, 2012 Even as more people use their smartphones as to check the time, watch sales are rising at a healthy clip -- especially on the luxury end
Jul 5, 2012 In recent years, sales at airports and other travel venues have risen far more quickly than at regular stores for many chains, prompting luxury retailers to focus on the travel market.
Jun 25, 2012 The condo market is on the rise in hot cities like Miami. But that means competition from international buyers who bring cash.
Jun 22, 2012 The Miami Heat, in five games, won the NBA championship last night by... a lot. From a strictly business point of view -- what now?
Jun 1, 2012 Tess is joined by senior producer Paddy Hirsch and credit expert Liz Weston to talk about credit utilization, bankruptcy amongst seniors, and the down side of buying real estate for your kids.
May 28, 2012 Miami Herald reporter Douglas Hanks on why a hardware store has decided to get rid of the penny and what it's done for business.
May 16, 2012 Housing starts, as they're called, were up 2.6 percent last month, and compared with last April, home construction was up almost 30 percent.
May 2, 2012 Zillow, Trulia and other sites contain inaccuracies that skew the market, real estate agents say. Some are pulling their online listings.