$300 million new Miami-Dade courthouse built free for $18 million yearly rent

$300 million new Miami-Dade courthouse built free for $18 million yearly rent

Russel Galbut’s Crescent Heights, a Miami developer, has offered the government of Miami-Dade County an interesting—unsolicited—proposal: he will pay entirely for the construction of a new courthouse, estimated in $300 million, as long as he can use the old courthouse—pictured above—to renovate, maintain, and rent it, as part of the deal. This deal would turn […]

4 backyard tiny houses to help homeless families

. Homelessness, or the state of not having a home to live in, is a major problem for people of different walks of life, and big cities have tried for decades to face this social drama with programs that include shelters with beds financed by federal and local monies. Multnomah County has an idea to […]