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Brickell City Centre Developer Expanding To Yet Another Block

Brickell City Centre Developer Expanding To Yet Another Block

Another block is being added to the plans of developer Swire Properties next to the Brickell City Centre development.

Swire has agreed to a deal with Carlos Mattos to co-develop the property where the Tobacco Road bar once stood, according to The Real Deal. Mattos owns the entire 72,000-square foot triangular block.

A residential development is planned for the site.

Swire already controls at least two more blocks adjacent to Brickell City Centre.

To the east, Swire owns the 700 Brickell Avenue block, where they plan an 80-story mixed-use tower to become the Brickell Avenue gateway to the project.

Swire also owns a vacant block called North Squared, just north of the newly opened La Centrale Italian food hall. It is slated for residential use.

Mattos owns the block to the north of North Squared, directly on the Miami River. That property could potentially allow access to the river for Brickell City Centre.

 

 

an organic italian pizza restaurant called di pompei will soon open on the former tobacco road property, including an on-site vegetable garden:

(photo: di pompei/facebook)

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Anonymous
Anonymous

Great! They can open another Italian Food Hall..

Come on home Bezos
Come on home Bezos

Swire’s all in showing a lot of confidence in the area great sign for the future of Brickell!

Miami Hurricane
Miami Hurricane

Nice sign, but not as bullish as another commercial office building would be. Not arguing against residential, just hoping downtown and Brickell will still have the real estate for enough commercial buildings to materialize itself appropriately as an urban core.

Anonymous
Anonymous

Unfortunately, the urban core is moving to Doral, Miramar. Can’t figure out why? I mean, to change the views of Biscayne Bay and a beautiful skyline for the views of the Palmetto and a warehouse district is beyond comprehensive

Anonymous
Anonymous

Urban core in suburban Doral and Miramar.. please explain?

Anonymous
Anonymous

I think they mean as far as office development.

Anonymous
Anonymous

I love Downton Doral Skyline, you can perfectly see it from Hialeah

Anonymous
Anonymous

C’mon Swire, don’t be a letdown!!! Why make it residential 🙁 You are the best developer. Build offices pleaseeee

William
William

They don’t own the entire pie.. they’re missing the corner I think….

Anonymous
Anonymous

The same with the junk along SW 1st Avenue. It would be a nice twin tower/phase two for the condo tower.

Anonymous
Anonymous

It’s not a piece of a pie, it’s a slice of pizza

Veni Vidi Vici
Veni Vidi Vici

must be a lot of Italians here

Anonymous
Anonymous

River area will be jammed packed

Anonymous
Anonymous

Waterfront access: the missing piece.

Anonymous
Anonymous

That should be a park to access the river…no more high construction

Anonymous
Anonymous

You should buy the lot from them and turn it into a park.

Anonymous
Anonymous

Parks don’t work in Miami.
Look at Bayfront Park. Sits empty all year round and when we had Bicentennial, it was deserted save for a few homeless souls.
Our weather is too humid for the outdoors.

Anonymous
Anonymous

It’s not that Miami’s weather is “too humid for the outdoors,” the issue is that most of these people just want to sit back and whine about something that they haven’t been to in years, a “park.” They love it when they see the “thumbs Up” votes they know they’ll get when they say the word “park.” But in reality, they couldn’t care less about a park.

Anonymous
Anonymous

Parks do work when set up right. My family and I use Margaret Pace Park daily.

Anonymous
Anonymous

Except this block is the worst place to build a park nobody will use sandwiched between busy streets and overlooked by BCC’s fortress-like character.

Yohan Perez
Yohan Perez

The dogs need someplace to shit.

Anonymous
Anonymous

Heck, you already have the “Miami Circle Park” right down the street. That’s the problem with you “park” people, you don’t wanna go to the ones you already have.

Robert
Robert

What did they mean by co developing? Leasing some neighbour areas or buying land?

Pepito
Pepito

No es nada fácil planificar primero, para despues oír tantas pinchadas que no vienen al caso;por cierto otras muy buenas que se pueden apreciar para tener en consideración. Le felicito de corazón. Saludos

Anonymous
Anonymous

English, please.

Anonymous
Anonymous

I thought it was a free country? Also thought this was a public board…

Anonymous
Anonymous

nope, NOT a free country, that’s just what you’ve been told.

Anonymous
Anonymous

Organic pizza yuck, vegetable garden what’s next sanctuary for pets. Omg really

Anonymous
Anonymous

Killing all the trees and not one cares

Anonymous
Anonymous

apart from all the ones Swire moved to museum park