County trying to spur development of affordable housing as rents, prices rise

County trying to spur development of affordable housing as rents, prices rise

Palm Beach County is searching for solutions to help teachers, restaurant managers and nurses find affordable housing when high rents and home prices are the norms in South Florida. Suzanne Cabrera, president of Housing Leadership Council of Palm Beach County, said she hears far too often from moderate-income workers affected by the housing crunch. It’s…

Minto enters final sales phase of Artesia in Sunrise, with prices starting from $500,000s

Minto enters final sales phase of Artesia in Sunrise, with prices starting from $500,000s

Minto Communities is closing out sales for its 76-acre Artesia development in Sunrise, with prices starting in the $500,000s for “Sky Villas” that contain four- and five-bedroom designs. The final phase contains 123 townhomes, pushing the total for the entire Artesia development to 837. Based in Coconut Creek, Minto started Artesia in 2004 but halted…