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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43 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?

  18. Interested in applying for a unit

  19. How can I apply for an apartment at Lil Abner II? please. I’m a senior looking for housing.

  20. Interested for my 70 year old mother, please send me information on how to apply. Thank you in advance.

  21. Por favor soy una Sra viuda de la tercera edad, retirada y quisiera aplicar para un Apt. De un cuarto. Me podrían informar, alguna dirección, # de teléfono. Adonde me pueda dirigir para saber los detalles y poder aplicar. Además quisiera saber el precio. Gracias por su información.

  22. How can I apply

  23. I am a disabled female that grew up in the Sweetwater area. I am looking for a 1 bedroom apartment in that area . Where can I apply?

  24. I would like to applied for 1 bedroom apartment. Where do I applied just for me senior US citizen retired

  25. Por Favor cuando embesa dar aplicacion

  26. Celestino and Teresita fernandez | February 10, 2023 at 9:43 am | Reply

    Please I will like to know when and we’re I can apply is my husband and I , I need only one bedroom and 1 bath .. please we are seniors more them 65 and we are in need of an apartment thank you and God bless you.

  27. Soy de bajos recursos mi mamá , 67 y 85.

  28. I want to Apple,can you reply with the answer?

  29. I want to apply. Can you tell me where?
    Jorge Cassouto

  30. Celestino and teresita fernandez | February 20, 2023 at 11:51 am | Reply

    Please put me in the list please 2 person my husband and I

  31. me and my wife need ono how to appy

  32. I interested in applying can you tell me where ?

  33. Mi mama desea aplicar, donde se puede aplicar

  34. Hortensia Artidiello | February 21, 2023 at 5:38 pm | Reply

    Interest is application and the price for low income Senior when you will accept applications
    received SSA

  35. Alejandro Alvarenga | February 22, 2023 at 7:42 am | Reply

    Mi nobre es Alejandro Alvarenga estoy interesado en aplicar a un apartamento de dos habitaciones.Gracias.

  36. Myriam M Sarduy | February 22, 2023 at 9:56 am | Reply

    Please advise me on where I can apply. Thank you.

  37. Mi name is Jose Angulo and I’m interested in apply for a 1 bedroom apartment.. Thanks

  38. How can I fill an application to get in wating list?.Pls let me know.

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