Prakas & Co Throw Social Atlantic Ave, Delray Beach Deal – Prakas Feature (Sun Sentinel)

FULL ARTICLE LINK – https://www.sun-sentinel.com/entertainment/restaurants-and-bars/fl-ss-prem-et-new-york-restaurants-flock-south-florida-20210313-funrpgcyqje2zpxifl7zbevu5u-story.html By PHILLIP VALYS SOUTH FLORIDA SUN SENTINEL | MAR 13, 2021 AT 7:00 AM Washington, D.C.-based Throw Social, a 13,000-square-foot entertainment village featuring indoor ax throwing, football bowling, arcade games and live music on two outdoor stages, will debut this July on Delray Beach’s Atlantic Avenue. (Ginger Flesher-Sonnier / Courtesy) Restaurateur Anthony Monticello could hardly […]

The Weekly Dish: Host Restaurants inks second Delray lease – Prakas Feature (TheRealDeal)

Host Restaurants | Delray Beach New York-based restaurant group Host Restaurants inked another lease in Delray Beach. The company is taking 1,300 square feet at 189 Northeast Second Avenue, plus a roughly 1,000-square-foot patio, according to Felix Bendersky of F+B Hospitality Leasing. The space was previously leased to Banyan Restaurant & Bar. Jason Sims of […]

Prakas & Co Featured In The Real Deal

Host Restaurants | Delray Beach New York-based restaurant group Host Restaurants inked another lease in Delray Beach. The company is taking 1,300 square feet at 189 Northeast Second Avenue, plus a roughly 1,000-square-foot patio, according to Felix Bendersky of F+B Hospitality Leasing. The space was previously leased to Banyan Restaurant & Bar. Jason Sims of […]

Prakas & Co Featured In Today’s Restaurant News

Prakas & Co., a premier full-service restaurant brokerage firm, has announced the sale of Fort Lauderdale’s award-winning Blue Moon Fish Co. to Ark Restaurants – operator of some of the world’s finest dining establishments located in New York City, Las Vegas, Washington, D.C., Atlantic City, and Florida. The culinary dream of chef-owners Baron Skorish and […]

The Restaurant Real Estate Deal Maker: Suzanne Boyd People of Palm Beach Podcast: Audio Link

http://floridapodcastnetwork.com/network-episodes/people-of-palm-beach-15-the-restaurant-real-estate-deal-maker-how-tom-prakas-has-changed-the-landscape-of-south-floridas-hottest-areas/     “After a spring break trip to Fort Lauderdale during his college years, Tom Prakas knew what he wanted to do: own nightclubs. He spent years running highly successful clubs and restaurants in Ohio, Georgia, and south Florida before the father of seven decided it was time for a change. He founded Prakas […]

Tap 42 Craft Kitchen & Bar Coming to Coral Springs – TheRealDeal.com

  Tap 42 Craft Kitchen & Bar signed a 10-year lease with Bristol Group to open a new location at 3111 North University Drive. Tom Prakas, owner of Prakas & Co., brokered the deal. Tap 42 is leasing 5,000 square feet, plus an outdoor patio, for the new restaurant. It’s expected to open in January […]

Out On The Town – Florida Real Estate Journal

The restaurant and nightclub business has more than a fleeting connection to the entertainment business. And no one knows this better than Athan “Tom” Prakas, president of The Prakas Group. The 52-year-old owner of the Boca Raton-based commercial real estate brokerage company, which specializes in restaurant and nightclub sales and leasing, represented Danny DeVito as […]

Prakas Group Expanding – Estiator

Athan “Torn” Prakas, president of the Prakas Group in Boca Raton, FL, grew up in a family that ran a mildly success-ful Greek restaurant in Ohio. Tom knew he could take a restaurant beyond where his parents had and eventually came to own 28 restaurants and nightclubs be-tween Ohio, Georgia and Florida. When he, “burnt […]

Filling The City’s Highest Eatery – The Philadelphia Inquirer

A. Tom Prakas looks at the vistas through the huge windows of the 37th floor of Two Liberty Place. His breaths shorten. “Wow. Who can believe this? Who wouldn’t want to be here?” said Prakas, whose Prakas Group Real Estate has the brokerage agreement to fill that 37th floor with Philadelphia’s highest restaurant ever. “Four […]

Boca-based Prakas Group Brokers Winter Park Restaurant Sale

From Staff Reports Athan “Tom” Prakas, president/broker of The Prakas Group, Inc., a Boca Raton-based brokerage specializing in commercial transactions, business brokerage, restaurants and hospitality properties, has completed a restaurant sale in Orange County. Maria Bonomo, vice president of restaurant and hospitality for the Orlando office of The Prakas Group, Inc., was exclusive broker for […]

South Florida Sees Unexpected Demographic Trends

There was a time when snow birds flocked to South Florida for the traditional November-May romance. But according to a recent University of Florida study, for one out of four snowbirds the seasonal affair is over, and a year-long residential relationship has begun. The population of South Florida, which was once defined as transitory, has developed into […]

Taverna Opa to Debut in Orlando

Mickey, move over. Orlando isn’t a one-mouse town anymore. The dawn of a new era is taking place in this renowned Central Florida locale, as a young, vibrant city, teeming with a sophisticated demographic emerges. Metro Orlando is projected to be one of the fastest-growing regions in this decade with a population of 1.8 million […]

Faison Sells High-End Retail Space in Delray Beach

Charlotte-based Faison & Associates agreed to sell 10,756 square feet of high-end retail space in downtown Delray Beach, FL, for a total of $5.2 million. In the first deal, Downtown Delray Holdings LLC, an art dealer, paid $1 million, or a whopping $520 per square foot, for 1,923 square feet at 250-258 E. Atlantic Ave. […]

La Vieille Maison Home Gets New Owner

The Prakas Group real estate brokerage said Talbott Realty bought the 6,700-square-foot building on 36,000 square feet of land at 770 E. Palmetto Park Road, in Boca Raton. The 120-seat La Vieille Maison restaurant had been there for 30 years. Prakas said it was exclusive brokers for the buyer and the seller, Leonce Picot. Greg […]

Atlanta Restaurateur’s Expansion Begins at Royal Palm Plaza

BOCA RATON, FL-Buckhead Life Restaurant Group has leased 9,800 sf at Royal Palm Plaza for Chops Lobster Bar, an upscale steakhouse and lobster restaurant that will seat 300. Pano Karatassos, founder, owner and CEO of the Atlanta-based company, says this marks the start of expansion of the Chops Lobster Bar concept on a national scale. […]