The 3-year, $620 million renovation of the Miami Beach Convention Center is powering towards completion. The redesign, which features 500 aluminum fins which are influenced by ocean waves, was designed by Fentress Architects, Arquitectonica and West 8.
Douglas Elliman and JDS Development hosted an in-depth panel discussion on July 26 exploring both developing and selling Monad Terrace as well as reviewing Miami Beach's current real estate market. The panel gave listeners insight from industry titans Jay Parker, CEO of Douglas Elliman Florida and Michael Stern, founder and Managing Partner of JDS Development.
According to new reports Crescent Heights has finally struck a deal with the city of Miami Beach to redevelop the former South Shore Hospital site, the three-block lot between Alton and West Avenue from 5th to 7th streets, into a 42-story tower.
The Miami office of global architecture and design firm, Perkins+Will, has announced the opening of the recently completed Baptist Health facility at 709 Alton Road. The four-story outpatient care center was developed by Crescent Heights and features 120,000 SF of total development.
Fashion designer Anthony Thomas Melillo of the clothing brand ATM, has listed his Miami Beach condo for $625,000. The condo is located in Montclair Lofts, which is walking distance from Lincoln Road, and features custom design and minimalistic décor.
The legendary cul-du-sac, located at 46 Star Island, which was originally built by the "founder" of Miami Beach Carl Fisher, has dropped its price from a city high $65 million to $48 million. The mansion also previously listed via auction without reserve on January 31 with Concierge Auctions in December but did not sell.
Italian Fashion icon, Renato Balestra, who has designed clothes for the likes of the Queen of Thailand and the Empress Farah Diba, has listed his condo in Murano Grande for $4.7 million. Murano Grande is located in South Beach's exclusive South-of-Fifth neighborhood.
Lennar Executive Chairman Stuart Miller has acquired Thomas Kramer's former 4 and 5 Star Island Drive for $33 million. The 1.84-acre property is adjacent to two other lots that Miller owns on the exclusive island, 6 and 7 Star Island Drive.
Grammy Award winning artist Shakira has listed her Miami Beach home for $11.648 million. Shakira recently renovated the manse which is located at 3140 North Bay Road Drive in Miami Beach features traces of the musician's Lebanese heritage including bone inlays, handmade decorative mirrors and a hookah lounge area.
In the dense tourist neighborhoods of South Beach, Miami lie a variety of different hotels, however, some tourists opt to - intentionally or unintentionally - illegally rent places to stay Airbnb or other properties available through home-sharing platforms like Vacayo, Booking.com or Expedia’s HomeAway.
PHVC in The Setai Hotel Miami Beach has just closed for $9.525 million, the highest priced condo sale in the hotel since 2014. The residence was originally listed for $11 million and has been tied to Russian oligarch Oleg Baibakov.
A 150-key Symphony Park Hotel, designed by famed French architect Rudy Ricciotti, has been proposed in South Beach across the street from the New World Symphony and Soundscape Park. The developers have filed plans with the city to demolish the existing South Beach Citibank which is currently on the property located at 1685 Washington Ave. in South Beach.
1 Hotel & Homes South Beach, the eco-friendly, LEED certified luxury oceanfront property has reported a record breaking start to 2018, having reached 90% sold for the entire property with $22.4 million in sales year-to-date.
ONE Sotheby’s International Realty has announced that power broker Sladja Stantic has returned to the team. With a vision rooted in bringing personal relationships back into the business of real estate, Sladja will open her new office in Sunset Harbour at 1825 West Avenue and will lead a team under the name Sladja Miami Homes.
One Miami Beach’s most sought after penthouses, located atop 321 Ocean on Ocean Drive in the South of Fifth neighborhood, has sold for $26,000,000. The closing was on Friday, May 11 and represents the highest priced residential condo real estate deal for Miami-Dade in last 12 months and highest priced condo sale in South Beach since 2014.
A historic Palm Island estate originally built in 1928 that has been meticulously updated and expanded can now be yours for $16.499 million. In its current form the masterpiece home brings the original 1928 portion made of rare coral rock together with a 12,000 SF new construction.
The New York-based JDS Development Group has secured $137 million in construction financing for the Jean Nouvel-designed Monad Terrace, their new luxury condo overlooking Biscayne Bay in South Beach. The New York-based Madison Realty Capital funded the $137 million construction loan.
93 Palm, Al Capone's former Miami Beach estate located on the prestigious Palm Island has hit the market after undergoing recently completed restoration for $14.9 million. The sprawling estate of the legendary prohibition-era gangster was meticulously restored to much of its original splendor following an extensive restoration in 2015
When it comes to designing for the future in Miami, architects and developers must take steps to protect against the elements, storms, etc. which can cause rigors to the property. Progressive architects like Miami-based Choeff Levy Fischman are using climate change and sea level rise as an opportunity to make a statement and create a solution for the future.
Avra Jain, developer and founder of The Vagabond Group behind the infamous Vagabond Hotel in Mimo, has listed here Venetian Islands mansion for $8.95 million. The home, located at 608 W Dilido Dr. is set to be completed this summer (2018) and was fully renovated by Nandez Design after being originally built in 2003.
Penthouse 1617 at the 1 Hotel and Homes South Beach just sold for $5,600,000. Tracy Galya of Douglas Elliman acted as the developer/seller’s agent and the buyer, Westdale W LLC, was represented by Luis Gonell of ENGEL & VÖLKERS Miami.
It is a sad day for Miami as Jugofresh, the cold-pressed juice bar that served as one of the catalysts that helped transform the Sunset Harbour neighborhood of Miami Beach, has closed its doors after 6 years and ended its partnership with Whole Foods; the announcement effective as of yesterday March 13, 208.
The infamous 5 Star Island sits on the globally recognized Star Island, one of the most prestigious private islands in Miami Beach with residents like Stuart Miller, Phillip and Patricia Frost, and Gloria and Emilio Estefan.
Anthony Criscito with The Criscito Team at Douglas Elliman represented the buyer of this modern eight-bedroom, eight-and-a-half-bathroom home that just closed on Wednesday, February 28th for $8.2 Million.
The ultra-luxury condo market is still alive and well in Miami Beach as the lower penthouse at Apogee South Beach has just closed for $14.8 million. The record breaking number is the highest dollar per SF for a Miami Beach condo since 2015 at $3,562 SF, which is also the highest for the building.
When it comes to contemporary luxury homes, there are few architects that can create a masterpiece like Choeff Levy Fischman. Casa Ischia, a rare gem designed by the starchitects, is available on the exclusive Hibiscus Island and is currently owned by former Formula 1 racer Eddie Irvine.
Italian Developer, Valerio Morabito who has set record highs in New York City with previous projects, along with his wife Victorias Secret supermodel Vita Sidorkina, have just listed their Sunset Island 2, Miami Beach spec home for $26 million.
Located in one of the most exclusive buildings in Miami Beach's South of Fifth neighborhood, Apogee, the newly listed Unit 1604 elevates South Beach living. The flow-through residence overlooks the Atlantic Ocean, government cut and the prestigious Fisher Island.
A new 5-story hotel has been proposed on Washington Avenue in South Beach and will be reviewed by Miami Beach's Historic Preservation Board on January 9. The hotel will be developed by Acastar Miami, LLC., led by Genaro Enrique Gallo and the site is located at 1409-1413 Washington Avenue.