Demolition Underway At Site Of 29-Story Uni Apartment Tower

Demolition is underway at the site where the 29-story Uni apartment tower is planned, according to photos by Ryan RC Rea.

According to Miami Building Department records, a demolition permit was issued on March 10.

There is also a construction permit pending to begin building the new apartment tower, but it isn’t yet approved. It was first applied for in early 2020.

According to a UDRB filing, Uni will include:

  • 252 rental apartments
  • 38,307 square feet of office on the top four floors
  • 224 parking spaces
  • 4,500 square feet commercial space

However, the construction permit lists just 9,340 square feet of office. The commercial space and apartment count remains the same.

The tower is planned to top off at 360 feet.

First Florida is listed as the construction contractor.

 

(photos: Ryan RC Rea)

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Melo is sigma and chad
5 months ago

Thanks to Melo for getting the development started in this area. This is a lovely addition to the area.

Anonymous
5 months ago

Yes yep an yup!

Anonymous
5 months ago

I love Melo, but wasn’t it NR Investments who started this area? They did Canvas, Filling Station, etc. Even created the term “Arts and Entertainment District”

Anonymous
5 months ago

You shouldn’t bother arguing with somebody with his name.

anonymous
5 months ago

Melo built the melody tower in 2016 the first one on this area

No one
5 months ago

Nice

Anonymous
5 months ago

Very good. The block will be fine. The biggest building that appears in the renders is the Canvas and it’s ready.

Anonymous
5 months ago

Gorgeous building but Wow! It’s going to be located very very close to Canvas, that sucks. Architects/Designers, don’t you think people would rather have more privacy from their home? And what about the sun by the pool?

Anonymous
5 months ago

the only thing they care about is how much money they make from the development

Anonymous
5 months ago

I think architects/designers know a thing or two about urban living. If you’re concerned about privacy, move to a two acre lot in Kendall.

As good as it gets
5 months ago

Glad to see this side of town getting more infills.
Lots more needed. It’s a wonderful location with access to Metromover.

Artemis
5 months ago

Right next to a building with a bunch of empty lots nearby. I would be mad if I were living in that building.

Anonymous
5 months ago

“Right next to a building with a bunch of empty lots nearby”

Exactly!

Lolo
5 months ago

Right next to the CANVAS .
Downtown is running out of room

Anonymous
5 months ago

Heyyyy!!!!.. that’s my mattress in that picture.. they’re tearing up where I sleep…

Anonymous
5 months ago

Amazing, this area needs more of these!

Anonymity
5 months ago

Ooh……nice!

george
5 months ago

Do not understand how and why Cra funding of $14 million is involved with a private for profit developer.
What does cra receive in return after giving up this nice sum?

Anonymous
5 months ago

Not bad, but again… the base looks awful.

Anon
5 months ago

Why did Canvas right next to it devalue after it was bulit.

Pickles
5 months ago

Yuck.

Pájaro Nalgon
5 months ago

That podium. I think I’m gonna throw up

Just Me
5 months ago

All I the only one who initially (based on the bldg name) thought this was housing near a university? Lol

Conno Sir
5 months ago

Guys
The bull looks amazing.
Way to go Francis