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Resort at Pembroke Pines Hosts #Foodie February Food Truck Event

Community Leverages Social Media to Host Festival and Contest

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla., Feb. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Resort at Pembroke Pines, a villa style community of luxury apartments for rent in Pembroke Pines, FL will host Miami's top food trucks at its #Foodie February festival on Wednesday, February 27th from 5:30 – 8:30 PM.

The event will feature the area's hottest mobile kitchens, including:

  • Ms. Cheezious Fresh Made Grilled Cheese
  • Killer Pasta Truck
  • Jefe's Original Fish Taco & Burgers
  • Che Grill
  • Cheeseburger Baby
  • Taco Fresh
  • Sugar Yummy Mama
  • Churro Mania 
  • Coldstone Creamery

The Resort will draw upon its robust social media presence to publicize the event and engage participants. #Foodie February attendees will be encouraged to "Strike a Pose" for the Live Pop-Up Photo booth Challenge and a Twitter and Facebook contest with prizes of $250 food truck gift cards.

"We're excited about this opportunity to thank our social media following and to get to know the Pembroke Pines community through this fresh, fun event," said Jennifer Bucci, Senior Manager at The Resort at Pembroke Pines.

The Resort at Pembroke Pines is a 1,520-unit apartment community consisting of a mix of one- and two-bedroom apartment homes. The property began an extensive renovation project in 2011, including major kitchen, bathroom and amenity upgrades. CBRE Group, Inc. is the financial partner in the renovation, with Riverstone Residential Group managing the property.

The Resort at Pembroke Pines boasts the largest amenity package in the competitive market place, including three large swimming pools, three spas, two children's pools, two playgrounds, a large grilling area, two basketball courts, two tennis courts, eight outdoor racquet ball courts, a full fitness center, an exterior fitness trail, picnic areas, a children's play room, two saunas, a business center, and a large community clubhouse with a gaming room.

The property's central location between Fort Lauderdale and Miami gives businesses and employees close access to two major airports, Port Everglades and the Port of Miami. The Resort at Pembroke Pines is located at 11801 Pembroke Road, Pembroke Pines, FL 33025. To learn more, visit their website and follow them on Twitter and Facebook.

About CBRE Group, Inc.
CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE: CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world's largest commercial real estate services firm (in terms of 2011 revenue).  The Company has approximately 34,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through more than 300 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers strategic advice and execution for property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; mortgage banking; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; and research and consulting. Please visit our Web site at www.cbre.com

About Riverstone Residential Group
Riverstone Residential Group, one of the largest third-party multifamily apartment management companies in the United States, is focused exclusively on the delivery of unparalleled property management as well as resident and ancillary services. Riverstone's core service groups include accounting, affordable housing, compliance and property audits, information technology, risk management, human resources, marketing and education, purchasing, and regional maintenance. Ancillary service groups include utility management services, resident screening and receivables management services, client and resident insurance, telecom services, and financial advisory services. The company manages a portfolio of multifamily assets valued at more than $17 billion for leading institutions, pension funds, developers and other major owners. Located in metropolitan markets across the nation, Riverstone's more than 700 communities and 170,000 apartment homes under management include high-rise, mid-rise, and garden-style communities in conventional, affordable and receivership assets. The company is headquartered in Dallas, TX. For additional information, visit www.RiverstoneRes.com or e-mail [email protected].

Contact:
Alden Leonard
Public Relations Account Manager | Blue Bug Digital
202.248.5848 | [email protected]

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