June 13, 2021
Real Estate

Real Estate Donates to Francis Suarez’s Reelection

Mayor Francis Suarez (Getty, iStock)

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez’s public relations campaign is continuing to pay off for his run for re-election.

Since mid April, Suarez has raised an additional $777,000 from real estate, healthcare, tech and private equity, according to state and local campaign finance records. That brings his total raised via his campaign and his political action committee, Miami For Everyone, to more than $2.7 million.

Suarez has pushed to make Miami the next Big Tech mecca. Since December, he has met with dozens of tech investors and entrepreneurs, as well as major developers and private equity figures.

One of the largest contributions over the past month came from Miami-based affordable housing developer Housing Trust Group, which gave $50,000 to Miami For Everyone. Drive Development LLC, led by investor Douglas Cox, also wrote a $50,000 check.

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