Solitair Brickell Going Vertical

Solitair Brickell

Since demolishing the parking ramp that connected to the Brickell Bayview Center, Solitair Brickell is now going vertical. 

The 48 story residential condo will rise 550 feet and have 438 residential units. It is located across the street from Brickell City Centre.

Solitair Brickell Demolition Photos - Before & After

Solitair Brickell Site

Solitair Brickell Site

ZOM recently received a $108 million construction loan for Solitair Brickell, which is located across the street from Brickell City Centre and next to Brickell Heights. 

Workers have completely removed the parking ramp that was connected to the Chase Bank building. 

The building is expected to be completed by late 2017.

Below are photos of the site with a photo of the ramp before demolition.

Ritz-Carlton Residences Miami Beach Construction Update

Ritz-Carlton Residences Miami Beach

Since last checking in on the Ritz-Carlton Residences Miami Beach in November, construction is still progressing to transform the shell of the Miami Heart Institute into condo units. 

The building is located on Surprise Lake in Miami Beach and will have views of Miami and Miami Beach. 

Construction is expected to be completed by the end of 2016.

Updated Photos Of Russell Galbut's South Of Fifth Residence

Russell Galbut's South of Fifth Residence

Located in the South of Fifth district in South Beach is developer Russell Galbut's house, which is under construction. 

The building will include a robotic garage and feature a Red Ginger restaurant on the ground level. The building is starting to look more like the rendering.

Construction is expected to be completed by the end of the year.

Plans Submitted To City For Residential Condo At 1836 Biscayne Blvd

Rendering At 1836 Biscayne Blvd

Rendering At 1836 Biscayne Blvd

Plans have been submitted to the City of Miami for a residential condo above the First Church of Christ Scientist building. The proposal would preserve the church while converting it to retail space. The condo would be built above the church at a max height of 36 stories, which is the most allowing by zoning.

The site was purchased in November 2014, by Fifteen Group for $14.3 million. 

The project is being designed by ADD, Inc.

The proposal can be seen here.

Across the street at 1900 Biscayne Boulevard a developer submitted plans for a 429 unit tower according to The Next Miami.


Preliminary Construction Set To Begin on Brickell Bayview Center

Fencing Around Brickell Bayview Center

Fencing has been added to the Brickell Bayview Center site at 86 SW 8th St. The ramp that leads into the parking garage into the Chase building next door is going to be coming down soon in preparation of the construction. 

The 48 story tower was given approval by the FAA in September 2014.


Construction Photos On The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Miami Beach

Ritz-Carlton Residences, Miami Beach

Construction is starting on The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Miami Beach located at 4701 Meridian Avenue on Surprise Lake. 

The condo is being built around the former shell of what used to be the Miami Heart Institute. The site also used to be the location of Carl Fisher's King Cole Hotel. 

The nine acre site was bought for $20 million in February 2012, by Lionheart Capital and will have 111 condo units with fifteen single family villas in the former parking lot space. 

The ultra luxury condo was designed by Piero Lissoni with Jonathan Cardello of ADD, Inc. Plaza Construction is the contractor. 

Groundbreaking began in May 2014 and is expected to be completed in Winter 2016.