West Brickell

24 Story AC Hotel By Marriott & Element By Westin in Brickell Under Construction

AC Hotel By Marriott & Element By Westin Rendering

AC Hotel By Marriott & Element By Westin Rendering

The 24 story AC Hotel By Marriott & Element By Westin in West Brickell is now under construction at 115 SW 8th Street.

The building will have the two hotels with 264 rooms combined and a rooftop bar and terrace.

The site was purchased by Tony Cho and Robert Finvarb for $18.4 million in January 2017. Previous on the site was the El Eden Motel, which was demolished in December 2017.

Habitat Group Purchases West Brickell Site For $6.1M

Habitat Group has purchased a 10,500 square foot site in West Brickell located at 1200 SW 2nd Ave for $6.1 million, according to The Real Deal.

The plan is to build a 96 room hotel called Brickell 12.

Across the street from Brickell 12 is the nearly completed Maizon at Brickell.

Maizon at Brickell Soon To Open

Maizon at Brickell

Maizon at Brickell

The 24 story apartment Maizon at Brickell in West Brickell is almost completed and soon to open.

The buildings on the site previously were demolished in June 2017 and construction started to go vertical in January 2018 before topping off in November 2018.

The ZOM Living developed building will have 262 rental units.

Previous construction photos of Maizon at Brickell can be viewed here.

TBT - Buildings & Houses Demolished At Miami River Site

The Pleasure Emporium Demolished

The Pleasure Emporium Demolished

TBT (July 6, 2015) - 4 years ago, the buildings that were located along the Miami River in Brickell were demolished to make way for 4 60 story towers called Miami River. The project is to be developed by Chetrit Group and designed by Kobi Karp.

The site is still vacant today.

After receiving approval from the Urban Development Review Board, demolition has begun at the Miami River site located just East of I-95 and along the Miami River.

The buildings on the site that were demolished include the Pleasure Emporium III, Sir Speedy and several single family homes. Currently Finnegan's on the River and a few boating stores remain on the site closest to the river and should be demolished soon. 

The Miami River site is part of the transformation of West Brickell and will be built in five phases of construction. 

Renderings of the project can be seen here.

Maizon At Brickell Getting Closer To Completion

Maizon at Brickell

Maizon at Brickell

At 24 stories, Maizon at Brickell is getting closer to completion since topping off in November 2018.

The crane has been removed from the site and most of the building exterior has been painted. The ZOM Living developed building was designed by MSA Architects and will have 262 rental units.

Previous construction photos of Maizon at Brickell can be viewed here.

Demolition Begins At Smart Brickell Site

Smart Brickell Rendering

Smart Brickell Rendering

Demolition has started on the three tower Smart Brickell Tower in West Brickell located at 229 SW 9th Street.

Currently being demolished are low rise apartment buildings and a house that were built between 1925 and 1972.

Habitat Group purchased the 1.23 acre site in June 2017 for $21.6 million.

Smart Brickell will have 170 condos, 150 hotel rooms and 30,000 square feet of retail space, including a spa, sky bar and café.

Groundbreaking is expected early 2019 with completion in 2020.

Indigo Hotel Brickell Construction Photos

Indigo Hotel Brickell

Indigo Hotel Brickell

Three years after breaking ground, the 24 story Indigo Hotel Brickell is still under construction.

With 230 hotel rooms, the building topped off in January 2017. The hotel is being developed by HES Group and Sunview Companies.

Previous Indigo Hotel Brickell construction photos can be viewed here.