Developer Submits Plans For Three Brickell Towers, Including One On Verge Of Supertall Status

Developer Mast Capital has submitted plans for a three-tower project on the former Capital at Brickell site for review, and announced a construction timeline.

For now, the project is simply being called 1420 S. Miami Avenue. There will be three towers at the development, with the following heights:

  • 80 stories, 939 feet (405 condo units)
  • 59 stories, 691 feet (425 rental apartment units)
  • 50 stories, 604 feet (425 rental apartment units)

There will also be 1,646 parking spaces – exactly the minimum required under the Miami 21 zoning code. In addition, there will be a very small amount of retail (18,969 square feet) on the ground floor.

An organization calling itself the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat defines Supertall buildings as those that reach over 300 meters, or 984 feet.

The developer told Multifamily news today that construction will begin towards year end 2022, with completion in the second quarter of 2025.

Construction financing has already been secured from Michael Dell’s MSD and CanAm on the 80-story condo tower, and from Rockpoint on the multifamily component.

Miami’s Urban Development Review Board is scheduled to review the proposal at a meeting on February 16.

Arquitectonica is the architect.

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Anonymous
7 months ago

Im obsessed. This is arguable my favorite form of architecture. Simple, modern, subtle curves. I do wish there was more retail through.

Anonymous
7 months ago

Agreed. I wonder why the retail is so minor with 3 buildings.

Anonymous
7 months ago

You mean, there is not enough boarded up storefronts or buildings we see in the downtown area already?

Anonymous
7 months ago

downtown is owned by a slumlord who doesnt care about the buildings vs. brickell that has space leasing up

Anonymous
7 months ago

There is. But all of that needs to be demolished asap.

Anonymous
7 months ago

It’s a quiet low foot traffic area.

DWNTWNR
7 months ago

Because there’s nothing to walk to?

Azarius
7 months ago

About time for something to be built here. I believe they are serious and would fit right in to the surrounding buildings

Azarius
7 months ago

Wish there was a little more retail space on the property

Anonymous
7 months ago

Why should there be more retail in these buildings? Building more retail would put that much more smoke on BCC which is just a convenient Metromover ride away for a lot of folks who live in Brickell.

Azarius
7 months ago

BBC be packed now with all the new residents coming more retail is needed

Anonymous
7 months ago

If BBC gets packed, good! Now lets see people pack MWC when it’s finished.

Anonymous
7 months ago

Huge miss not to have more retail, this could have been a killer spot to do 2/3rd level big box stores like Trader Joes, Target etc..

Anonymous
7 months ago

No it isn’t.. there is a huge Mall down the street plus Mary Brickell village.

Anonymous
7 months ago

So that’s all Brickell needs? We need a Trader Joe’s or Target desperately.

Anonymous
7 months ago

Look, take some of your money and risk building a Trader Joe’s or Target in an area that already has two Publix’s nearby plus a fairly new Mall.

Anonymous
7 months ago

That’s a weird way to think about it. I hardly consider building a Trader Joe’s in one of the most densely populated, high income areas in the country a risk.

Anonymous
7 months ago

^ So you don’t wanna risk your money to build a Trader Joe’s or Target in this area?

Anonymous
7 months ago

Evidently, Trader Joes does.

Anonymous
7 months ago

^ So as long you’re not risking your money, you wanna tell people what to do with theirs?

Anonymous
7 months ago

^^So much concern for other people’s money….take one of your pennies and buy yourself a clue

Anonymous
7 months ago

Either via car or MetroRail you have a Trader Joes on Ponce across the street from Merrick Park just north of Coconut Grove.

Anonymous
7 months ago

^ but, but, that’s still too far, I want a Trader Joes right in the building where I live or the whole place sucks!

Anonymous
7 months ago

I mean a Target is being built next to the Brightline station. Just take the Metromover from Brickell

Anonymous
7 months ago

^ To some people on this site, that’s still too far.

Anonymous
7 months ago

Not in that location. Not enough foot traffic.

Woody
7 months ago

This is big news! I really hope they can start sooner to finally fill in that gap we have seen for so many years!

Anonymous
7 months ago

where is the retail space on this development? The lot is huge and could be a missed opportunity to expand available retail since Brickell is seeing lots of people moving into the area. Could spur even more development in the area.

Anonymous
7 months ago

Gee, with BCC and MWC just a Metromover ride away, people like you still can’t help but feel sorry for the folks who’ll be living in these buildings because you think they won’t have enough perceived convenience.

Anonymous
7 months ago

Anchor the retail with a trader Joes!

Anonymous
7 months ago

I can’t understand for the life of me how Midtown got a Trader Joe’s before Brickell.

Anonymous
7 months ago

Shit, how about a bowling alley, a skating rink, a basketball court, a movie theater, a etc, etc, etc?..

Anything else you wanna add?

Anonymous
7 months ago

A strip club.

Anonymous
7 months ago

How about a store that sells condoms?

Anonymous
7 months ago

Objectification of women in strip clubs and condom barriers to total self-giving love meant for marriage is not part of God’s loving plan for us.

Anonymous
7 months ago

^ You mean the same God in the Bible who said to some men “kill everyone in the city including the animals but save all the females who have not slept with a man for yourselves?”

Anonymous
7 months ago

The podium has a more interesting design than the tower. I guess that’s a slightly refreshing change of pace.

Anonymous
7 months ago

The “Brand” elevation looks alright, but it’s the same old Arquitectonica crap with an ugly mural justifying an excuse for a blank wall, and something that looks like a 1970s Polaroid camera.

Anonymous
7 months ago

lol…

Tom
7 months ago

Urban developers are saving our beautiful land , because going up is better for the environment than sprawl… Our grandchildren thank you

Anonymous
7 months ago

They couldn’t add like 4 stories or about 50 feet to be a supertall? wtf!

mizzykane
7 months ago

All of this proposed downtown construction brings a tear of joy to my eye. In 5 years, downtown Miami will be totally different.

Anonymous
7 months ago

Drove my grandfather though yesterday, he went to UM in the 50s. Nearly cried. Said it looked almost like new York

Anonymous
7 months ago

That’s so sweet! ❤️

Anonymous
7 months ago

>>There will also be 1,255 parking spaces – exactly the minimum required under the Miami 21 zoning code.

Not a true statement. It’s across the street from the “Financial District” station! Zero parking requirements for residential use.

Anonbttm
7 months ago

That’s only in T6-60/T6-80

Anonymous
7 months ago

“In T6-36 & T6-48, parking for residential uses located within 1000 feet of a Metrorail or Metromover station shall not be required.”

Anonymous
7 months ago

Manhattan south.

Anonymous
7 months ago

Now if only our culinary scene could start to resemble Manhattan more..

Anonymous
7 months ago

More people mean more restaurants. There should be at least forty people living in an area for every seat in a restaurant.

Anonymous
7 months ago

Says somebody who probably hasn’t been north of the Golden Glades.

Anonymous
7 months ago

I don’t like comparing Miami to NYC or Brickell to Manhattan. When you say “Manhattan south”, you’re actually underestimating Miami or Brickell.

Anonymous
7 months ago

That minimum parking is telling. Developers know the facts, cars don’t belong downtown.

Should completely remove all minimums!

Anonymous
7 months ago

“cars don’t belong downtown?”

… and airconditioners don’t belong in houses!

Anonymous
7 months ago

I agree that cars don’t belong downtown. The notion that we need more parking spots and more cars downtown is so embarrassingly outdated and out of touch.

Anonymous
7 months ago

About time!!

Anonymous
7 months ago

One of Miami’s noblest grounds, in the heart of Brickell, has to receive a fantastic project like this, crowned with a tall super tower.

Anonymous
7 months ago

Area needs a Publix or something no?

Anonymous
7 months ago

There’s a Publix 2 blocks away from this site. But it absolutely needs a Whole Foods or Trader Joes over this way.

Anonymous
7 months ago

Doesn’t it need a helicopter landing site on top of the tallest building also?

lol…

Anonymous
7 months ago

huge missed opportunity with having minimal retail. A wholefoods, Trader Joe’s, or a mix would revitalize this whole area.

Anonymous
7 months ago

there is new development, more coming, condos are selling like crazy, and people wanting to live/shop/eat in Brickell. agreed a whole foods would be great but the area doesn’t need anything to “revitalize” it

Yeppers
7 months ago

Awesome. I just bought a condo right around the corner from here.

Melo is sigma and chad
7 months ago

Finally the lot will get something on it

Anonymous
7 months ago

Love the staggering heights of these buildings in this project.

Anonymous
7 months ago

The tallest looks great, but the other two… boxes? Please. How about merging them for the tallest’s twin?

Anonymous
7 months ago

This is where Cipriani is going? wont their views get blocked when the Cervera site gets developed?

Anonymous
7 months ago

People don’t buy just for views, they also buy for the convenience the area has to offer.

Anonymous
7 months ago

lets see the price

Anonymous
7 months ago

Some kind of excavation began at the site yesterday 02/15/2022

Anonymous
7 months ago

Lovely. Can’t wait

Shawn Kouri
7 months ago

So cool.

Elpit Onaso
7 months ago

More podiums and parking garages and more congestion 🥱

Anonymous
7 months ago

For such a big project, the towers look plain.

Anonymous
7 months ago

Arquitectonica is the architect and there you have it….

Anonymous
7 months ago

Are they the only architects in Miami? How are they singlehandedly designing the city?

Anonymous
7 months ago

Because they are cheap cheap…