Plans have just been announced for a 70-story tower in Brickell called Ora.
Developer Edgardo DeFortuna told The Real Deal that the project will have around 460 residential units.
The tower will be built at at 1210 Brickell Avenue by developer Fortune International Group, with multiple restaurants, a market, and rooftop lounge by Casa Tua.
Short term rentals will be allowed.
Renowned South Florida Developer Fortune International Group Taps Exclusive Members’ Only Brand Casa Tuato Be Curator of its Newest Residential Development
The Luxury Development Serves as Casa Tua’s First-Ever Branded Residence and Will Redefine Miami’s Brickell Neighborhood
MIAMI, FLORIDA – DEC. 16, 2022 – Fortune International Group (Fortune), a real estate leader in developing, funding, construction management sales and marketing and led by the visionary founder, Edgardo Defortuna, today announced they are collaborating with hospitality brand, Casa Tua, to curate and program its newest high-rise, mixed-use development located at 1210 Brickell Avenue in Miami’s Brickell neighborhood.
The building, ORA is the first branded residence for Casa Tua, the renowned, heartfelt brand and exclusive members’ only club which has gathered friends in their properties in Miami and then Aspen and Paris for over two decades and soon to launch in The Surrey, A Corinthia Hotel in Manhattan 2023.
“ORA will serve as a unique residential development in a premier location, at the best corner in the Brickell neighborhood,” said Mr. Defortuna. “We look forward to working alongside the Casa Tua brand to curate a sophisticated experience that will create a community for its residents and Brickell. ORA will become the city’s most exciting amenity.”
ORA by Casa Tua will have (and not limited to):
● Two new restaurant concepts by Casa Tua
● A gourmet market by Casa Tua
● A rooftop lounge – with resort-style offerings including a pool, sky lounge and bar; show kitchen, private event space and – curated by Casa Tua.
● An abundance of nature and lush landscaping infused into the design of the building, including full floors of floating gardens overlooking the city views.
● An entertainment lounge
● Fitness and wellness center
“Since opening Casa Tua more than 20 years ago, my wife Leticia and I have always dreamt of applying the warmth and soul of Casa Tua to a pioneering mixed-use development, while boldly incorporating the most important feature that sets Miami apart as a city – its nature,” said Miky Grendene, Founder of Casa Tua. “There is no better partner for this ambitious vision than our friends at Fortune, Edgardo and Ana Cristina Defortuna. Together we will create a green oasis in the center of the city that will enable residents and guests to come together, celebrate life and be inspired by a new type of environment. At its heart will be a multi-faceted culinary hub delivering four distinct dining experiences true to Casa Tua’s signature style. ORA, meaning ‘now’ in Italian, is imagined for an evolving world, designed to honor simplicity, foster community and deepen human connection.”
Reservations for the short-term rental residences – which range from 500-square-foot, studios to 2,400-square foot, four-bedroom homes – will launch in January 2023. Pricing will start at $800,000.