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.
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.
Habitat Group has purchased a 30,000 square foot lot in West Brickell located at 143 SW 9th Street, for $14.5 million, according to The Real Deal.
Currently on the site is a 5 story apartment building built in 1968. Habitat Group plan to demolish the building a build a 36 story building with 108 luxury condos, 60 hotel rooms and 12,000 square feet of ground level retail.
Construction is expected to begin within two years.