The developers of Miami Worldcenter have completed another 80,000 square feet of lifestyle-driven retail space. The stand-alone building, Block F-East, marks one of the final retail components of the 27-acre project to be delivered as active vertical development continues at the $4 billion mixed-use development in the heart of Downtown Miami. Featuring a modern design enclosed with floor-to-ceiling glass, Miami Worldcenter’s ‘Jewel Box’ is located at the confluence of the 7th Street Promenade and World Paseo open-air retail pedestrian streets, directly west of the development’s upcoming citizenM boutique hotel and north of the completed luxury apartment tower Bezel Miami.
Exterior work is progressing on URBAN22, a 15-story, twin-towered mixed-use development under construction at 2200 Northeast 2nd Avenue in Edgewater, Miami. Designed by G3aec (G3 Design Build LLC) and developed by Melo Group, the project will yield approximately 708,119 square feet of space, including 441 luxury rental apartments, 7,168 square feet of retail space, 5,692 square feet of office space, and 529 parking spaces. The 176-foot-tall towers topped off in August and are located between Northeast 22nd and 23rd Streets, near the border with Wynwood and the Arts & Entertainment District. Melo Group’s in-house construction firm is serving as the general contractor.
Miami’s Building Department has issued excavation permits for One Brickell Tower II, a 47-story multifamily building planned for 77 Southeast 5th Street in Brickell, Miami. Designed by Arquitectonica and developed by the Related Group, the 478-foot-tall skyscraper will have 720,101 square feet of space including 506 apartments. The development represents one of three towers that are expected to rise on Related’s 3.9-acre One Brickell site, which includes the highly anticipated 73-story Baccarat condo tower and an even taller 82-story tower combining hotel and residential uses. John Moriarty & Associates is listed as the general contractor and Enea Garden Design Inc. is the landscape architect.
Construction is near fully topping out 0n Society Wynwood, a 10-story mixed-use development at 2431 Northwest 2nd Avenue in the heart of Miami’s Wynwood Arts District. Designed by MKDA and developed by a joint venture partnership between national developer Property Markets Group and Canada-based private equity firm Greybrook Realty Partners, the 680,873-square-foot structure will have 318 residential units, over 50,000 square feet of retail/restaurant space, and over 200 parking spaces. John Moriarty & Associates is the project’s general contractor, located between Northwest 24th and 25th Streets.
In 2014, Fifteen 1836 Biscayne LLC purchased First Church of Christ Scientist, a historic building erected in 1926. Now, nearly eight years later, it plans to build a 40-story tower right next door.