A platting intake has been submitted by Resorts World Miami LLC and Miami-Dade County for the Monorail Transit Subdivision. The filing is in accordance with the proposal to connect Downtown Miami to Miami Beach via a monorail transit system crossing over via the MacArthur Causeway, which is currently in the development stages. The elevated trunkline would begin at Genting Group’s Herald Plaza development site, where Resorts World Miami is planned, and end at Washington Avenue and 5th Street in Miami Beach.
The Historic Preservation Board of the City of Miami Beach has approved the mixed-use Ocean Terrace redevelopment plans and streetscape master plan proposed by developer Ocean Terrace Holdings, led by Sandor Scher and Alex Blavatnik. Plans call for the construction of a 20-story residential tower with 75 units, an 11-story hotel with 127 rooms, and new retail and restaurant venues to be carefully unified with the renovated historic Broadmoor and Ocean Surf properties. Revuelta Architecture International is leading the design of the new construction with R.J. Heisenbottle Architects handling the preservation of the older structures.
Pre-application plans have been filed with Miami-Dade County’s Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources for the development of a 102-unit multifamily residential complex at 11350 Dunbar Drive in Richmond Heights. Hollywood-based affordable housing developer the Cornerstone Group is listed as the applicant, with Pablo Burgos of Burgos Lanza Architects & Planners onboard for the design. Titled Royal Pointe Apartments, plans call for the construction of four 3-story buildings on 5.05-acres of mostly vacant land, each rising approximately 36-feet in height. The interior lot, owned by Anvil Community Development Corp, is bound by Booker T Washington Boulevard to the south, Carver Drive to the west and Lincoln Boulevard to the east.
Additional details have been unveiled for Gil Dezer’s Bentley Residences, a branded luxury residential skyscraper planned in collaboration with high-end auto-maker Bentley Motors to rise at 18401 Collins Avenue in Sunny Isles Beach. Dezer Development is seeking site plan approvals and transfer development rights (TDR), and the application, which will go before the city’s Planning Department today, has identified that the tower will rise exactly 62-stories and approximately 745-feet after subtracting the elevation of the property…
An 8-story office building could find new life as a multi-family residential complex. 315 Urban Flats is a $22 million venture that’s currently in its “construction documents” phase.