L&L Holding Company, Oak Row Equities, project partner Shorenstein Properties, and co-investor Claure Group have broken ground on The Wynwood Plaza, a 1-million-square-foot mixed-use campus at 95 Northwest 29th Street in Miami’s famed Wynwood Arts District. This milestone came after securing $215 million in construction financing from Bank OZK for this dynamic project, designed by the renowned architecture firm Gensler.
The Related Group of Florida hopes to move ahead with Hollywood Arts Residences in Broward County, Florida. The South Florida Business Journal reports that previously, plans called for a 26-story tower with 135 beachfront units.
An application for Administrative Site Plan Review (ASPR) has been filed for Aventura Pointe, a 20-story mixed-use development located at 2660 Northeast 189th Street in the unincorporated Town of Ojus, Miami-Dade County. Designed by IDEA Architect with Thomas Engineering Group as the landscape architect and civil engineer, and developed by Aventura Pointe LLC, managed by Yakov Cohen and Shimon Bouskila, plans for the proposed building include 649,200 square feet of space, with approximately 9,125 square feet of retail space and 347,355 square feet of a gross rentable residential area, offering 327 units in a mix of one-bedroom, two-bedroom, and three-bedroom apartments ranging from 640 to 1,250 square feet.
Miami Jewish Health Systems is currently working on an expansion of Douglas Gardens, an affordable housing complex for seniors in Broward County. According to McDowell, Douglas Gardens presently has 332 apartments spread across four buildings––all on a 25-acre lot.
Miami’s Building Department has approved a foundation permit for 222 (Namdar Towers), a 1.3-million-square-foot mixed-use development comprising two 43-story towers at 222 Northeast 1st Avenue in Downtown Miami. Designed by Behar Font & Partners with De Los Reyes Engineering, Inc. as the structural engineer and developed by Great Neck, New York-based Namdar Group, the development is planned to yield 1,394 residential units, 7,984 square feet of ground floor commercial space, 336 vehicles parking spaces, and racks for 1,394 bicycles. Witkin Hults + Partners is the landscape architect, TWR Engineers is the MEP engineer, and Grāef is the civil engineer.