On Tuesday, February 6, Swire Properties Inc., in partnership with the City of Miami Fire Department, opened a temporary fire station at 9 SE 6th St. in the Brickell neighborhood. Henry Bott, President of Swire Properties Inc., and Joseph F. Zahralban, Fire Chief of the City of Miami Department of Fire-Rescue, held a ceremonial ribbon cutting to commemorate the opening. Swire Properties Inc., headquartered in Miami since 1979, is one of South Florida’s leading international developers responsible for notable properties, including Brickell City Centre and Brickell Key.
In a significant advancement for One Island Drive, an affiliate of Swire Properties has successfully finalized a utility agreement with Miami Dade County for water and sewer connections. This pivotal move clears the path for the continued evolution of this remarkable development on Brickell Key, located at 500 Brickell Key Drive. According to the terms in the agreement dated October 5, the initial development phase will include 6,500 square feet of prime office space, which is earmarked for a dedicated sales center. The subsequent phase is designed to seamlessly incorporate a diverse array of 289 residential units, a complement of 179 hotel rooms, and a sprawling 28,054 square feet of space exclusively allocated for a full-service restaurant. Henry Bott signed the agreement, representing the developing entities, Swire Brickell Key Hotel, Ltd. and Swire Jadeco LLC.
Swire Properties has achieved a crucial milestone with the approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for their ambitious two-tower development on Brickell Key in Miami. This significant achievement paves the way for Swire Properties to proceed confidently with its visionary project, known as One Island Drive. The development promises to be an architectural marvel, boasting designs from the prestigious firm Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates. Adding to its allure, the project will feature exquisite residential interiors crafted by renowned Parisian designer Tristan Auer, while the hotel interiors will be brought to life by the esteemed Parisian designer Laura Gonzalez. Leading the landscape architecture will be the acclaimed Thai firm Shma. With this exceptional team of design professionals, One Island Drive is poised to become an extraordinary embodiment of artistry and elegance in the heart of Miami.
An exciting announcement from Swire Properties reveals the first details of One Island Drive, a project that combines residential and hospitality services in a tranquil island environment near Miami’s bustling downtown. With its enviable waterfront location, One Island Drive is set to take a premier position in Swire Properties’ renowned portfolio and establish itself as a standout feature of Miami’s skyline.
Swire Properties Inc. and Related Companies have started the demolition process for the future site of One Brickell City Centre, soon to be the tallest commercial building in Florida. A special ceremony was held yesterday at 700 Brickell Avenue to mark the occasion, with Miami Mayor Francis Suarez, Swire Properties Inc. President Henry Bott, and Related Companies Chairman and Founder Stephen M. Ross in attendance. The event not only celebrated the progression of this groundbreaking project but also served as a testament to the strength and resilience of Miami’s office market.