Region pours in funds to bring Super Bowl to Miami - Jan 15, 2020

A lot of money is going into Super Bowl LIV, including multimillion-dollar television ads and big-ticket sponsorships, and South Florida is likewise pouring funds into bringing the big game here for the record 11th time. Ray Martinez, executive director of the Miami Super Bowl Host Committee (MSBHC), told Miami Today that while he couldn’t...
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FAA Approves New 30-Story Brickell Hotel Having Two Hilton Brands - Jan 07, 2020

The Federal Aviation Administration has granted approval for a new Brickell hotel to be built. The 30-story hotel will have a roof height of 340 feet above ground, and a highest point of 380 feet above ground. There will be two hotel brands in the same building, both managed by Hilton. Embassy Suites will be on the upper levels with a two-level...
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Renderings Show West Brickell Future - Jan 07, 2020

New renderings show the extent of the transformation that West Brickell will experience over the next five years. Developers are planning at least 3,120 condos, 1,450 hotel rooms, and 390,000 square feet of commercial space in a total of 11 projects slated for completion by 2024. Data and renderings were provided by Habitat Group, which is...
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Electric moped rental fleet hits Miami streets - Jan 07, 2020

After coming to an agreement with the Miami Parking Authority, an electric moped sharing company has unleashed its fleet to the Miami streets and is slated to bring more than 30 jobs here. In November, the authority’s board unanimously approved awarding a contract to Revel, after the authority requested proposals. Since then, the company...
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Repairs due in 2020 for falling Metromover concrete chunks - Dec 13, 2019

Two projects to fix unstable concrete on the Brickell and Omni loops of the Metromover totaling about $5 million will start next year, as Miami-Dade lawmakers Dec. 3 OK’d an emergency expenditure to fix problem areas and install new safety netting. Buford Whitaker, assistant director of rail services for the county, estimated in September...
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Brickell Financial District tower upgrade wins OK - Dec 12, 2019

The city’s Urban Development Review Board is recommending approval of a renovation plan that would change the look of a tower that has stood in the southern Brickell Financial District for more than a decade. One Broadway, a mixed-use residential building reaching 36 stories at 1451 S Miami Ave., is “undergoing significant...
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Co-Working Tenant Inks New 14,000 SF Lease On Brickell - Dec 06, 2019

Avison Young negotiated a new, long-term, 14,280-square-foot lease on behalf of CoSuite™ at 800 Brickell Avenue, a 15-story, 209,122-square-foot office tower in Miami’s Financial District. The tenant will take the entire fourth floor and bring the building’s occupancy to 85.4%. Avison Young Principal and...
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