South Florida-Based Real Estate Firm Hosts Tweet Chat About the Evolution of Downtown Miami

Dec 02, 2010, 15:04 ET from ONE Sotheby's International Realty

MIAMI, Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- ONE Sotheby's International Realty, the international real estate firm specializing in luxury properties throughout South Florida, will bring real estate into the Twittersphere with a new trending topic – downtown Miami's flourishing market.

Often viewed as the hub of the real estate downturn, downtown Miami has proven to be incredibly resilient. Developers adapted, infrastructure came in and the number of downtown residents has grown an estimated 81 percent since 2000. The firm is shedding light upon the subject while also further expanding its social media presence. The chosen hashtag for the chat is #MiamiRealEChat.

The firm's Tweet Chat is taking place at 9 p.m. on December 5 with a special guest appearance by Peter Zalewski, founder of Condo Vultures, a Bal Harbour, Fla.-based real estate consultancy. Peter will speak about downtown Miami's condo unit inventory and its sales hike – an estimated 200 percent over 2008.

ONE Sotheby's International Realty hosts regular Tweet Chats every Sunday from 9 p.m.10 p.m. Tweet Chat regulars include president of ONE Sotheby's International Realty Beth Butler (@bethbutler); social media guru and real estate expert Janie Coffey (@janiec), having over 3,000 followers; and real estate blogger Chris Smith (@techsavvyagent), having over 4,000 followers; to name a few.

Those who'd like to participate can login to and tweet using the chosen hashtag which will direct you to the Tweet Chat room.

About ONE Sotheby's International Realty:

ONE Sotheby's International Realty is the leading luxury real estate brokerage in South Florida.  The firm has opened offices in Fort Lauderdale, Coral Gables, Miami Beach and Key Biscayne and recruited more than 200 agents in just two years.  A technology innovator, ONE Sotheby's International Realty launched their home search iPad application in October.  An affiliate of Sotheby's International Realty, the global network currently has more than 10,900 sales associates throughout 500 offices in 37 countries and territories worldwide.  ONE Sotheby's International Realty also benefits from an association with the venerable Sotheby's auction house, established in 1744.  For more information, please visit

About Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC:

Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC supports its affiliates with a host of operational, marketing, recruiting, educational and business development resources. Franchise affiliates also benefit from an association with the venerable Sotheby's auction house, established in 1744. For more information, visit


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