An application has been submitted to Miami-Dade County’s Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources seeking approvals for the construction of a rock climbing facility titled Velocity Rock Gym. Addressed as 2280 Northwest 41st Street, the single-story building will yield a total of 15,677 gross square feet, rising to the maximum height of 50-feet. The site is located in the Brownsville Neighborhood of Miami, bounded by NW 23rd Street to the west, NW 22nd Ct. to the east and Florida SR 112 to the south. The Earlington Heights Metrorail station is within close proximity to the property.
Exterior work has commenced on Wynwood Green, an 11-story residential building under construction in Miami’s Wynwood Arts District. Designed by Fort Lauderdale-based Dorsky + Yue International Architecture and developed by LMV II Wynwood Holdings LP, an affiliate company of the Lennar Corporation, the 146-foot-tall structure will yield 189 residential units across 152,593 square feet, for an average unit scope of 807 square feet.
Sobe 18 Hotel, a one-story hotel located in Miami Beach, is accepting construction bids by invitation as of May 17, 2021. In total, the hotel will have 36 units with food and beverage service on the ground floor. There is no word yet on the expected cost of construction, but the land was secured for $4 million.
New York-based developer The Chetrit Group awaits permitting for their plans to build four 60-story rental skyscrapers along the Miami River. Designed by Kobi Karp, the pending tower cluster titled Miami Riverwalk Towers is addressed as 275 Southwest 6th Street in the north-western perimeters of the Brickell neighborhood, spanning 20 plots of land bounded by SW 3rd Ave. to the west, SW 7th Street to the south, SW 2nd Ave. to the east, and SW 5th Street to the north while also adjacent to the river waterfront and nearby the Interstate-95.
In April 2021, Prestige Builders Group secured a $22 million loan that they will put toward the construction of workforce housing. One of those housing units, dubbed Poe’s Lofts, will cost around $7 million, per the Construction Journal.