The four announced Democratic candidates for governor at a previous debate in Tampa. [WTVT-Ch. 13] All four announced Democratic candidates for governor will be in Tampa Bay next week for the first of a slew of summer debates. On June 9, former U.S. Rep. Gwen Graham, Orlando businessman Chris King, former Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine and Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum are scheduled to convene at Pinellas Park High School’s auditorium in Largo. The event will run from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., but all the free tickets for the public have already been claimed, according to organizers. Tampa Bay Times political editor Adam SmithRead More →

10376 Rosemount Dr, Tampa, FL 33624 10376 Rosemount Dr, Tampa, FL 33624 Do Not Pass Up This Opportunity to live in The Plantations. This immaculately kept and updated home is exactly what you’ve been looking for and is priced to sell FAST. If location is what you need this home is 5 minutes from the AMC/IMAX movie theaters, 5 minutes from Veteran’s Expressway, 15 minutes to the airport and of course all the great shops and restaurants of N. Dale Mabry are within 10 minutes. Updates include new kitchen countertops, new kitchen appliances, and a renovated downstairs bathroom. An ultra-violet light was installed in theRead More →

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Nick Green allowed just three hits over six innings, leading the Tampa Tarpons over the Dunedin Blue Jays in a 4-0 win on Wednesday. Green (4-1) struck out six and walked one to pick up the win. In the first inning, Tampa took a 2-0 lead on a single by Nathaniel Coronado that scored Angel Aguilar and Alexander Palma. The Tarpons scored again in the seventh when Aguilar hit an RBI double and then scored on a single by Isiah Gilliam. Angel Perdomo (0-2) went four innings, allowing two runs and five hits in the Florida State League game. He alsoRead More →

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3601 W Jetton Ave, Tampa, FL 33629 3601 W Jetton Ave, Tampa, FL 33629 Don’t miss this great one story home on a large corner lot with an open floor plan. The inviting front porch leads to the large entry foyer and welcomes you into the home. The formal areas are large and offer lots of natural light and set apart for formal or casual entertaining and dining. The family room with vaulted ceiling is open to the kitchen and perfect for entertaining. French doors lead to the beautifully landscaped back yard with a large open deck, covered entertaining space, the welcoming pool and spaRead More →

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Guess where the greatest real estate gains have been since the Great Recession and the massive QE surge? Florida and California… surprise, surprise! California real-estate prices have exploded because there’s very limited supply there and Florida prices shot to the moon thanks to that states high domestic and international migration. But here’s a real surprise… Property prices in Detroit and Flint, Michigan have also enjoyed massive appreciation! In fact, Detroit takes the number one spot, with prices gaining 193% while prices in Flint are up 169%! The boom in those two cities is thanks to them starting from such a low point and rising fromRead More →

TAMPA, FL – Travelers are advised to check on their flights before heading to the airport. Southwest Airlines has already canceled close to 100 flights on Monday, and more may be scratched later. The Federal Aviation Administration has ordered an emergency inspection of all engines identical to the one that failed on a Southwest flight on April 17. One woman was killed when a part from the exploding engine shattered the window next to her and she was partially sucked out. Another passenger pulled her back inside. It was the first fatality on Southwest Airlines in the company’s history. At Tampa International Airport, a flightRead More →

Paul Rutledge was just named the head of JLL’s Tampa office as senior vice president. He most recently worked for CBRE’s Tampa office. (Photo courtesy of CBRE Inc, 2016.) TAMPA — Real estate brokerage firm JLL has named Paul Rutledge, most recently with CBRE real estate, as its Tampa senior vice president, the company announced on Thursday. The office’s former leader, Andy Carlson, is still with JLL, but shifting focus to rebuild Puerto Rico’s retail and real estate market following Hurricane Maria. Rutledge’s appointment comes as the Chicago-based company grows its Tampa operation, said Justin Greider, who leads JLL’s retail teams throughout central, north andRead More →

KISSIMMEE, Fla. – Florida lawmakers have been sweeping a state fund designed to help families pay for affordable housing to supplement other budget needs that don’t include helping low-income residents find housing, a News 6 investigation found. The Sadowski Trust Fund was established in 1992 to help ease the burden of housing costs, using money collected from a doc stamp tax on all state real-estate transactions. Specifically, the trust started with a 10-cent tax on every $100 of every real estate sale. In 1995, that tax doubled to 20 cents. Central Florida program offers incentives for housing chronically homeless The consensus among lawmakers and affordableRead More →

A Hyperloop transportation system as envisioned by Hyperloop Transportation Technologies co-founder and CEO Dirk Ahlborn. He talked about his company’s plans to a crowd of entrepreneurs and business leaders at this week’s Synapse Innovation Summit at Amalie Arena. [Hyperloop Transportation Technologies] TAMPA — Imagine being able to move at the speed of sound. This far-flung idea could be reality in as little as three years, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies co-founder and CEO Dirk Ahlborn told a crowd of entrepreneurs and business leaders at this week’s Synapse Innovation Summit at Amalie Arena. TAMPA BAY TIMES REPORT: Tampa Bay has one of the worst public transit systems inRead More →

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————— 256 FPUS52 KTBW 210005 ZFPTBW West Central And Southwest Florida Zone Forecast National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area – Ruskin FL 805 PM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018 FLZ139-210815- Including the cities of Cedar Key and Yankeetown 805 PM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018 .REST OF TONIGHT…Clear breezy and Much cooler with lows in the upper 40s. West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. .WEDNESDAY…Sunny and breezy with highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT…Clear. Lows around 40. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .THURSDAY…Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5Read More →