Developer Planning 4 Downtown Miami Residential Projects, Saying Brightline Is A ‘Game Changer’

Aria Development Group is now planning a total of four residential developments in downtown Miami – in part due to the Brightline rail service, according to its principal and co-founder.

Brightline is a “game changer” for the area, Aria’s David Arditi told the Herald.

The developer is now in planning on three additional projects for the area, after launching sales recently for a 40-story tower called 501 First Residences.

The developer also announced a groundbreaking date for 501 First.

Construction will start at 501 First in the first quarter of 2022, Arditi said. Completion is scheduled for late 2024.

501 First is being built without parking. It will be located about two blocks from Brightline’s station.

 

 

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Anonymous
1 month ago

Keep on building! Bravo!!

Anonymous
1 month ago

I notice everything being built in America is skewed towards the wealthy where as China is building for all its people

Anonymous
1 month ago

We’ve got our problems no doubt, but China is the last country we should be striving to be line

David
1 month ago

Not when it comes to high speed trains. What they did in last 20 years would take more then 100 in the US and would cost 100 times more

Anonymous
1 month ago

We don’t have the density dor it

Anonymous
1 month ago

Politically, yes. But it outruns us in some other ways, partly because the government doesn’t care about much, other than pushing China economically past the US. We tend to “almost” always play by the rules (that benefit some at the expense of others), but they don’t, as long as the government’s goals are met. Bullet trains, floating airports, awesome new architecture (look at all the projects Hadid & Co. have done there), modern infrastructure, and developing alternative energy sources (while killing the population with fossil fuel emissions). Dissidents are executed or just disappear, while we put them in jail. America’s “justice” system holds almost 2.3 million people in 1,833 state prisons, 110 federal prisons, 1,772 juvenile correction facilities, local jails and immigration facilities.

Anonymous
1 month ago

What? I was in Shanghai, Ghenzhou, and Schenzen without that same observation. The really nice buildings were office or for the party members, and the rows and rows and rows of color-coded rooftop government housing were for the commoner coming into the city from the rural areas.

Go check out the 1,000’s and 1,000’s of units from Melo or The Estate Companies. There are only 84 units in 1000 Museum Park.

Anonymous
1 month ago

Yeah and they are built out of straw! You think the building falling in surfside was bad research buildings falling in China an you will see it happens way to often…

Anonymous
1 month ago

But they sure are pretty to look at…..

Anonymous
1 month ago

Huh?

Anonymous
1 month ago

Their Yotel Pad project is nice, love that they understand that there is a HUGE demographic that is willing to use shared parking garages nearby and they can charge less for their buildings and create a better urban environment. Kudos to them!

Anonymous
1 month ago

Good infill and everyone could come down here and build but Mana does nothing.

Anonymous
1 month ago

He does less than nothing, his buildings will probably collapse pretty soon too from the years of neglect

Anonymous
1 month ago

Love the look of this building.

Anonymous
1 month ago

David Arditi is a gentleman and an excellent champion of Miami.

Anonymous
1 month ago

Congratulations downtown Miami!

Anonymous
1 month ago

Great news. Good to see more players downtown. Now we just need Mana to go away!

Anonymous
1 month ago

I’ll go away after I’m done buying more property downtown and either doing nothing to them or tearing them down which regardless, pisses you off!

– Mana

Anonymous
1 month ago

Hey!! Also Mana here… I’m excited to bring a Ross, Marshalls and TJ Maxx to the area. I’m excited to bring new and exciting retail.

Anonymous
1 month ago

Dumb asses …Mana does NOT own the building that houses Ross and Marshall’s

Anonymous
1 month ago

I’m the real Mana and I will continue to do nothing

Anonymous
24 days ago

Why no one like me?

– Mana

Anonymous
1 month ago

Should be higher

Anonymous
1 month ago

While I agree, I’m happy this spot even got this!

Anonymous
1 month ago

I hope they higher a new Stucco team for their next project, yotel pad exterior looks Wavy.

Anonymous
1 month ago

It looks fine to me.

Anonymous
1 month ago

Higher? I hope you go back to school!

Anonymous G
1 month ago

Depends on who the developer selects as the GC.

Anonymous
1 month ago

Any word on who the general contractor is?

Anonymous
1 month ago

The solid infill Downtown Miami needs to counteract Melo mediocrity and Mana dereliction.

Anonymous
1 month ago

their affordable housing projects are n’t better than melo’s buildings

Anonymous G
1 month ago

Good news! This area is happening!

Anonymous
1 month ago

gamechanger

Anonymous
1 month ago

Uh, every time the rendering of a new building is shown, it’s a “game changer.” I wonder, how many times will the game change?

Anonymous
1 month ago

Great project. Will lead the way for the futures buildings in downtown. Without parking. People over cars.

Anonymous
1 month ago

Better have a close relationship with friends and neighbors and work if there’s no place to park your car

Anonymous
1 month ago

I’m sorry as excited I am about the building, if the parking its 2 blocks away, what happens when its raining and you’re groceries to unload from the car,,I dont think so!!

Anonymous
1 month ago

It’ll be built next to and onto a parking garage.. can you see?..

Anonymous
29 days ago

Unfortunately, these guys build the worst quality buildings in Miami.

Anonymous
1 month ago

I give them 40 years tops and then they’ll probably pancake their residents as they collapse. You have to be crazy to be living in any condo in Miami

Anonymous
1 month ago

Heck, there’s more of a chance of getting killing by just walking down the street in Miami, therefore, I would rather take the chance of dying from a collapsing condo building in Miami.

Anonymous
1 month ago

lol…

Anonymous
1 month ago

Time for some grownup shit like casinos.

Anonymous
1 month ago

Yes.. and for you casino haters, stay home, nobody is trying to disrupt your boring life…

Traffic Nightmare!
1 month ago

Casinos are designed to steal money from people who cannot afford to lose any money.

Anonymous
1 month ago

Yeah.. casinos are just like those people who commit identity theft.

Oh brother…

Anonymous
30 days ago

I bet you’re one of those people who get very excited every time you go to a park?