Lil’ Abner II Offers Affordable Housing Options to Seniors Residing in Sweetwater, FL

Construction started on Lil’ Abner Apartments II in August 2021, according to the South Florida Business Journal. Construction on Lil’ Abner Apartments I ended in 2013. Now, the second phase is underway. It will offer affordable housing options to seniors living in Sweetwater, FL. The community is scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2023.

Units are reserved for seniors making up to 60 percent of the area’s median income. Sweetwater’s median income is about $39,920 a year, per Data USA. The 5.1-acre build site will offer 244 units, offering 106 one-bedroom units and 138 two-bedroom units. They measure 588 square feet to 940 square feet each.

A map of the area, per

Previously, the build site hosted two buildings. One was a 17,000-square-foot daycare center that closed during the Covid-19 pandemic. The other structure was a 5,164-square-foot office building. Both were demolished to prepare for construction.

CRE Holdings, LLC owns the venture and is also the general contractor. Burgos Lanza & Associates Inc. designed the eight-story building. The community will require more than 250,000 square feet of new construction. The project itself cost about $40 million to complete.

An aerial view of the proposed build site before construction began, per Google Earth

Lil’ Abner Apartments II’s address is 400 N.W. 112th Avenue, Miami, Florida, in Miami-Dade County.

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18 Comments on "Lil’ Abner II Offers Affordable Housing Options to Seniors Residing in Sweetwater, FL"

  1. Good deal for local senior’s that want to downsize and stay in the community after retirement.

  2. Suzanne Fuster | May 4, 2022 at 12:22 pm | Reply

    Interested ! How can I apply?

  3. Elizabeth Gomara | May 4, 2022 at 12:34 pm | Reply

    How can I apply

  4. Elizabeth Gomara | May 4, 2022 at 12:35 pm | Reply

    I am a senior and would like to know how I apply for these apartments.

  5. I would like more information for elderly people

  6. Carmen Bello | May 4, 2022 at 1:57 pm | Reply

    This building look the best. I will love to live there. Please put me on the list. One person.

  7. Carmen Bello | May 4, 2022 at 2:02 pm | Reply

    Thank you. It is what I was looking for.

  8. Irma Aguiar | May 4, 2022 at 5:27 pm | Reply

    When the Apts are going to be ready. How much will be rent for a 1/1 apt . Thanks

  9. Migdalia Ruiz | May 5, 2022 at 3:00 pm | Reply

    I am a senior citizen interested in a 1 bedroom Apartments, I would like info on how to apply

  10. Rosa Caneiro | May 6, 2022 at 9:44 am | Reply

    Dirección y teléfono para aplicar por favor, somos mayores de 60 años mi esposo y yo, agradecería su respuesta gracias
    Rosa Caneiro

  11. JORGE G QUINONES | May 7, 2022 at 4:20 pm | Reply

    Very interested in applying for these apartments. Please advise how to apply or keep me on the list, Jorge G Quinones. Thank you.

  12. Carlos galvez | May 16, 2022 at 11:11 am | Reply

    beautiful place. I interested. how can I apply. thank

  13. Carlos galvez | May 16, 2022 at 11:12 am | Reply

    Carlos galvez. beautiful place. I interested. how can I apply. thank

  14. Sweetwater beautiful I hope application for this building thank

  15. interested, how can i apply?

  16. Dulce Gilbert | June 1, 2022 at 6:35 pm | Reply

    Where do I apply?

  17. Amparo Figueredo | June 27, 2022 at 12:03 pm | Reply

    How can I apply?

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