A new era may be dawning for the Miami International Airport as two developers are vying to build a new hotel connected to the bustling transportation hub. After more than six decades without competition, the Miami International Airport Hotel, which links to Terminal E, may soon have a companion. FDR Miami Hotel LLC and Parmco Airport Hospitality LLC are currently in the running, awaiting a decision on who will secure the 50-year lease from the county to construct a new hotel adjacent to the airport.
Broward Health has teamed up with Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital to build a freestanding adult and pediatric emergency room in South Florida. The one-story facility would comprise just over 18,000 square feet of new construction.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has received building permit applications for Obsidian Residences, an 18-story condominium tower planned for 1260 North Palm Avenue in Sarasota, Florida. This proposed tower, set to become the city’s tallest building, would stand at 321 feet. The development would feature just 14 residences in Sarasota’s downtown area with impressive ceiling heights ranging from 10 to 14 feet and interiors by Los Angeles-based Troy Adams. The project, developed by MK Equity Corporation, is situated on a 12,366-square-foot site and aims to replace an aged commercial plaza adjacent to the Bay Plaza Condominium. It is also conveniently situated across the street from the Art Ovation Hotel and Palm Avenue Parking Garage.
Marlowe at Gandy is a garden-style multi-family development unfolding in St. Petersburg’s Gateway area. The community will offer nine buildings, measuring three to four stories above grade.
Mill Creek Residential, under the MCREF MFR 1 Coral Springs II LLC affiliate, has made another significant move in the vibrant South Florida real estate market, acquiring a valuable multifamily development site in Coral Springs for $13 million. The 2.91-acre parcel, nestled within the Cornerstone mixed-use development at 3310 University Drive, will pave the way for a new project. The sale was facilitated by Coral Sample LLC, led by Rod Sheldon of Predesco in Boca Raton and Arctrust Investment Manager from Clifton, New Jersey. The transaction represents a land price of $102 per square foot, reflecting the immense potential of this prime location.