Douglas Elliman has released their Q2 Market Reports for South Florida, produced in conjunction with Miller Samuel, a leading independent appraisal firm. Despite the constant rumblings of a bubble or a crash, the South Florida market continued to show strength and prices continuing to push higher in both the luxury and overall markets across nearly all markets
Author Jillian Hoffman has officially sold her Las Olas Isles Mediterranean mansion in Fort Lauderdale for a cool $3.49 million. The 6,200 SF estate spans 5 bedrooms, 5.5 baths and offers a spectacular two-story entry with dual staircases, sweeping floor-to-ceiling windows and stunning waterfront views throughout the property.
Newgard Development Group has completed the Gale Residences Fort Lauderdale Beach, the 129-unit hotel-condo project which is located at 401 Bayshore Drive and part of the Gale Boutique Hotel & Residences project. Closings are expected to begin soon with a roughly $100 million sell-out.
Katia Bates, the former Designer of Casa Casuarina, infamously known as the Versace Mansion in South Beach, and her husband Tom, a well-known developer, have listed their two Fort Lauderdale properties for nearly $60 million.
The Related Group, Fortune International Group, The Fairwinds Group and Moss celebrated the topping out of Auberge Beach Residences & Spa Fort Lauderdale, the two-tower luxury development which is one of the highest-selling condos in Fort Lauderdale with 2 record breaking penthouse sales at $8.9 million and $9.5 million.
PMG, in partnership with Greybrook Realty Partners, has broken ground on X Las Olas, their new mixed-use, purpose-built rental project on Fort Lauderdale's New River. The multi-phase project will include 1,200 residential units, 30,000 SF of ground floor retail space featuring restaurants and shops, and a public plaza along the riverfront.
Brightline will be launching South Florida into the future in early 2018 as they have announced that they will begin their inaugural rail service between West Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale the week of January 8, 2018.
Alco International Group has broken ground on Adagio Fort Lauderdale located at 435 Bayshore Drive. The waterfront building is designed by GS4 Studios with interiors by Steven G and will rise 10 stories on the Intracoastal. The project is reportedly 30% sold and features 31 residences which range from 2 to 4 bedroom layouts.
Brightline can finally begin construction on Phase 2, their new line of tracks to Orlando after gaining federal approval from the U.S. DOT for the transit line. Construction on Phase 2 is expected to kick off in early 2018. Service is expected to soon commence between Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, adding service to Miami soon after.
9 Isla Bahia Drive in the ultra-exclusive Harbor Beach neighborhood of Fort Lauderdale has hit the market as Broward County's most expensive home, asking $39 million, $1,991 per SF. The enormous waterfront mansion features 19,589 SF of living space spread over 6 bedrooms and 10 full bathrooms and 7 half-baths.
Tour the new, nautical-themed Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach, which opened October 10, 2017, further cementing Fort Lauderdale Beach as a luxury area on the rise. The luxurious property, which features 290 suites located at 551 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, will officially open with a ribbon cutting ceremony on December 14, 2017.
PROFILEmiami had the exclusive opportunity to stay at W Residences Fort Lauderdale, located directly on Fort Lauderdale's pristine beaches and the Atlantic Ocean. After a $60 million renovation overseen by Related Companies and Meyer Davis Studio, W Fort Lauderdale is one of the finest options on Fort Lauderdale's seaside A1A strip.
PARAMOUNT Fort Lauderdale has been completed and closings have already begun. 56 units have closed so far in the building which is set to sell out for $210 million. PARAMOUNT Fort Lauderdale is being developed by Dan Kodsi, Art Falcone and Nitin Motwani who launched sales in 2014.
Icon Las Olas has officially hosted its Grand Opening party on October 24, 2017 as Fort Lauderdale's Mayor Jack Seiler thanked Jorge Perez and Related Group for filling in one of the final pieces on the Las Olas waterfront. Icon Las Olas is now Fort Lauderdale’s tallest building, topping out at 455'.
AquaBlu, a boutique condo development located at 920 Intracoastal Drive in Fort Lauderdale, has officially topped off. AquaBlu is under development by Ocean Land Investments and is the fifth Aqua-branded project by the developer.
Fort Lauderdale Beach has been hot, with over $1.5 billion of new development in the area over the past 3 years. One of the most iconic hotels on the A1A strip is W Fort Lauderdale Hotel & Residences which recently underwent a $60 million renovation. Residence 802 features everything that you could want in a turn-key beachfront condo. The residence features 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a den spread over 1,463 SF.
Winnipeg Jets star Jacob Trouba has joined Miami Dolphins legend Dan Marino as celebrity and athlete buyers at the under-construction Auberge Beach Residences & Spa Fort Lauderdale. Trouba has purchased a $1.4 million unit in the South Tower. The residence is a 1 bedroom + den with 2 bathrooms which overlooks the Atlantic Ocean.