News from SkyRise Cities: beach, outdoors showcased in projects.
“Lighthearted” Mixed-Use Tower Tops Out in Downtown Miami
Avant at Met Square, a 43-story tower containing approximately 390 apartments, an 18-screen movie theater, a gallery showcasing local history, restaurants and stores, structurally topped out in August in downtown Miami, SkyRise Cities reported. The design, described by architect Nichols Brosch Wurst Wolf & Associates (NBWW) as “lighthearted” and “approachable,” features “a playful composition of stacked cubes” and a pool deck with outdoor lounging space atop a podium. Located at 340 Southeast 3rd Street, the tower represents the fourth and final phase of MDM Development Group’s US$1-billion Metropolitan Miami project.
Related’s Hollywood Condo Towers Going Strong
The Related Group sold 100% of the residences in its first 40-plus-story condominium tower in Hollywood, Florida, just as the second started rising this past summer, SkyRise Cities reported. The latest tower, Hyde Beach House, was, at the time, approximately 80% sold and looking toward a 2019 completion. Designed by Cohen, Freedman, Encinosa & Associates Architects, it will have approximately 340 units that are a mix of permanent residences and rentals. Like its predecessor, Hyde Resort and Residences, Hyde Beach Club will boast extensive amenities such as an outdoor theater, large pool deck, tennis court, rooftop club and direct access to the beach from the exclusive Hyde Beach Club.