13th Floor Investments and Adler Group have broken ground on one of Miami’s most anticipated transit oriented development, Link at Douglas. The development team is beginning site work this month and vertical construction of the development’s first phase is expected to begin this summer (2019).
MSC Cruises has revealed a new supersized Arquitectonica-designed cruise ship terminal coming to PortMiami. The terminal will be the largest in PortMiami at 350,000 SF, nearly double Royal Caribbean’s 170,000 SF Crown of Miami Terminal.
CIM Group and One Real Estate Investments has locked down construction financing for Wynwood Square as the project gears up to break ground. The loan is for $71.2 million and was provided by Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation.
Luma at Miami Worldcenter has locked down a $143 million construction loan as the developers gear up to break ground on the 43-story tower. The loan was provided by Moinian Capital Partners with a 60% equity piece valued at $23.7 million.
The legendary Home of Diamonds, De Beers, has opened a new South Florida showroom at the Bal Harbour Shops. The new showroom marks De Beers’ third U.S. store location. The new store, full of airiness and light, will showcase wondrous pieces by De Beers, with 600 SF of space devoted to the legendary Home of Diamonds.
Mast Capital has purchased The Quay, a 73,000 SF, mixed-use shopping center in Fort Lauderdale for $43 million. The property, which is currently 100% leased, includes major tenants such as the Boatyard restaurant, United States Postal Services, and Chipotle.
Wynwood will soon be getting its first true creative office campus, The Oasis, on track to deliver in late 2019. The 70,000 SF site features 35,000 SF of existing industrial warehouse space which is being converted into a mix of 20,000 SF of creative office space with a 2,500 SF rooftop, brick and mortar retail, and a 35,000 SF heavily landscaped courtyard with an outdoor food hall.
13th Floor Investments and Adler Group have announced that the firms have completed construction of Motion at Dadeland, a transit-oriented, 294-unit luxury rental community that is adjacent to the Dadeland North Metrorail Station in South Miami, FL.
American Da Tang and Shanjie Li have filed a new lawsuit over breach of contract at the site of the formerly-proposed CCCC Towers in Brickell. The joint venture was under contract to manage the development in exchange for a 5% equity stake in the project.
New York designer Naeem Khan, a celebrity designer who has dressed Beyoncé, Michelle Obama and Kate Middleton, has officially proposed Naeem Khan Studios as he plans to move his headquarters to Miami in conjunction with a high school dedicated for students to study fashion.
New renderings have been revealed of Plaza Coral Gables, the largest project to ever be built in Coral Gables, valued at over $600 million. Construction on the project, which was formerly proposed as Mediterranean Village by developer Ralph Sanchez, is currently underway after Phase 1 broke ground in Summer 2018.
Key West Harbour, the southernmost marina facility in The United States located in Key West, Florida, totaling 13.1 acres, has sold for $39.5 million. Avison Young Principal George Vail represented the seller, iStar Inc. Key West Harbour is located on Stock Island, a transformative tourist enclave in Key West, emerging with luxury hotel, boating, and recreational fishing.
Miami Beach’s historic Seymour Hotel has sold for $2.2 million after being on the market for 5 weeks with a closing in just 30 days. Designed by famed art deco Architect B. Kingston Hall in 1936, the tropical art deco building features 17 rooms, 12,414 SF total, and is in the center of the nation’s only historic district composed entirely of twentieth-century structures.
The Forbes Company and Taubman Centers, Inc. have tabbed The Comras Company to help lead retail leasing at Miami Worldcenter. The Miami-based commercial brokerage will represent over 300,000 SF of retail leasing including restaurant and entertainment space at the 27-acre, $2 billion mixed use mega-project which is currently under construction.
APEX Capital Realty has just closed on three new leasing deals for the 71,200 SF warehouse complex located at 300-320 NE 75th Street known as URBAN 75th Street. The three new tenants include celebrity recording studio House of Hits Recording Studio, Keto Kitchen and Belgium-based architecture/manufacturer M Design Group & Associates/ Wood Iron & Stone.
The Miami-based Coral Rock Development Group and Arena Capital Holdings have acquired Prospect Towers, a downtown Clearwater, Florida senior living high-rise for $13.5 million. Well-positioned in an Opportunity Zone, the 17-story, multifamily building is located at 801 Chestnut St. and is comprised of 208 independent senior living units.
KoDA (Kean Office for Design and Architecture) is a Miami Beach-based practice designing with ambition for its clients and optimism for the world. KoDA architects and designers are experts in connecting architecture with nature and finding radical solutions to sea-level rise and other environmental concerns.
A partnership between Todd Michael Glaser, Jarrett and Sean Posner, Fred Carlton and Charlie Ratner have proposed a 15-acre mixed use project known as West of West District in South Beach. The project is designed by DOMO Architecture + Design and is located between Bay Road and Alton Road and 13th Street and 16th Street on Miami Beach.
Transwestern has announced that Bruce Ford has been named President of Transwestern Commercial Services’ East Region. Ford, who previously served as President of the Southeast, now assumes oversight of operational excellence, client service delivery, and business development initiatives.
BH 18 Investments, LLC. has submitted plans for Krystal Tower at the former Logik site next to MiamiCentral Station to the Urban Development Review Board. The tower would be built on the podium which was previously abandoned over a decade ago and is designed by Studio Baigorria.
Codina Partners a distinguished real estate development, management and investment firm, has launched leasing for the newest logistics and distribution built-to-suit park in South Florida, Beacon Logistics Park. It is located at Northwest 145th Place and NW 107th Avenue.
Asia Capital Real Estate Management (ACRE) and Global City Development, led by Principals Brian Pearl and Diego Procel, celebrated the groundbreaking of MiMo Bay Apartments, a 236-unit mixed-use waterfront community in Miami’s Upper Eastside.
New renderings have been revealed of the Berenblum Busch Architects-designed proposal for the Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce, to be located in Wynwood. Located at 2900 NW 5th Ave., the project is being developed by Moishe Mana and will feature 43,466 SF of total development.
Aria Development Group, a New York and Miami-based real estate investment and development company, along with joint venture partner, AQARAT, one of Kuwait's leading real estate companies, has announced that YOTELPAD Miami is now 50% sold just six months after launching sales in June 2018.
Avison Young has acquired Front Street Commercial Real Estate Group, marking their 8th Florida office and 59th office in the United States. Front Street Commercial Real Estate Group is a full-service commercial real estate brokerage and property management company based in Gainesville, Florida.
The Miami-based real estate development company Metronomic, Inc. has broken ground on TriniSuites Calle Ocho, an eight-story off-campus student housing building located at 2500 SW 8th Street in Little Havana. TriniSuites Calle Ocho will offer 30 turn key, fully furnished one- and two-bedroom student housing units ranging from 445 SF to 510 SF.
As the redevelopment of CocoWalk continues, the joint venture behind the project, comprised of Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE: FRT), Grass River Property and Comras Company, has announced that it has signed its anchor tenant, co-working company Spaces, to occupy 42,883 SF at the new Class A office building One CocoWalk.
The Miami-based Coral Rock Development Group and Arena Capital Holdings announced the plans for Pura Vida Hialeah , a premier mixed-use project set to be the first kind in Hialeah. Pura Vida, meaning “Pure Life,” is the first major mixed-use development in the area in more than 20 years.
Miami Worldcenter, the 27-acre, $4 billion development in Downtown Miami, is preparing to welcome its first residents after 15 years of land acquisitions, planning and construction. The 444-unit, transit-oriented CAOBA rental tower has received the green light to welcome tenants and with the launch of leasing has become the first building to deliver within the master-planned Miami Worldcenter project.
Leading national developer, The Related Group, and Block Capital Group today announced the top-off of the Wynwood neighborhood’s newest residential project, The Bradley, located at 51 Northwest 26th Street. The Bradley will offer 175 studio-, one-, and two-bedroom units which range from 480 SF to 1,000 SF and over 32,000 SF of commercial space.