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TBT - Baru Urbano Torn Down To Make Way For Brickell Flatiron

The Former Site of Baru Urbano

TBT (March 17, 2015) - 4 years ago the restaurant Baru Urbano was demolished on what is now the site of Brickell Flatiron.

Brickell Flatiron topped off last month and is expected to be completed this Summer.

Since announcing the project almost a year ago, Baru Urbano has been demolished to prepare for the construction of Brickell Flatiron. 

One third of the units have already been reserved and approval of a height of 700 feet has been submitted to the FAA, according to The Next Miami. 

For a look at the sales center click here.

Edgewater Site Listed For $4.9M

530 NE 29th St Site in Edgewater

A 6,300 square foot Edgewater site located at 530 NE 29th Street has been listed for sale for $4.9 million, according to The Real Deal.

Currently on the site is a 10 unit apartment building that can be zoned for 8 stories, but can go as high as 45 stories if joined with the 15 unit condo next to it on the water.

Foundation Work Continues At The 834 Foot 830 Brickell Plaza Site

830 Brickell Plaza Site

Foundation work continues at the 830 Brickell Plaza site in Brickell next to the SLS Lux where WeWork will occupy 10 floors in the office tower.

The 834 foot height of the building was approved by the FAA and the top corners of the building will reach 793 feet, mostly likely giving it a pointed top.

Construction is expected to be completed by 2021.

TSG Group Purchases Arts & Entertainment District Site For $5.9M

1765 North Miami Avenue

TSG Group has purchased a 30,000 square foot site at 1765 North Miami Avenue located in the Arts & Entertainment District for $5.9 million, according to The Real Deal.

The site will be used as a multifamily project and is zoned for up to 24 stories and 344 units.

Construction could break ground early 2020.

One Cocowalk Taking Shape As Construction Reaches 3rd Floor

One Cocowalk Construction

One Cocowalk Construction

Phase two of Cocowalk renovations are well underway as One Cocowalk reaches the third floor of construction before finally topping off at 5 stories.

Just two months ago, a crane was installed on the site and vertical construction was beginning.

A 7,500 square foot Los Generales Mezcal & Grill will be opening at the end of the year with a rooftop terrace and bar.

The completed Cocowalk will be finished first quarter 2020.

Previous construction photos of One Cocowalk can be viewed here.

1100 Unit Apartment Complex Planned For 2000 Biscayne

2000 Biscayne Rendering

Kushner Companies is under contract to purchase the 2000 Biscayne site and plan to build an 1100 unit apartment building, according to The Real Deal.

The 32,775 square foot site was recently sold for $13.1 million to Enrique Manhard in October 2018 after purchasing it from Verzasca Group. When Verzasca Group own the land, they demolished the City Hall restaurant on the site and had plans to build a 36 story rental building with 393 units.

Kushner plans on financing the $550 million three phase project. The first phase, with 400 units will break ground third quarter this year.

Elysee Reaches 28th Floor Of Construction

Elysee Construction

Elysee Construction

Elysee continues to rise quickly in Edgewater as the 57 story tower reaches the 28th floor of construction.

When we last looked at the building in December 2018, construction was on the 19th floor and the first glass was being installed. Elysee started going vertical in June 2018 after the foundation pour.

The parking garage is now starting to go vertical on the West side of the building.

Elysee is expected to be completed 2020.

Previous construction photos of Elysee can be viewed here.