Photo Of Moishe Mana Visiting Flagler Street With Architects To Prepare Plans

Moishe Mana continues to plan for renovations on Flagler Street in downtown Miami where he is the biggest landlord in the area.

Last week, Mana posted a photo of a site visit to Flagler Street with a person who appears to be architect Bernard Zyscovich.

Mana has said he is buying as many properties as he can in the area, where he sees tremendous potential.

After a purchase last month, he owns owns $315 million worth of real estate spread over 40 properties in downtown Miami. That includes about 1.65 million square feet of office and retail space and about 317,000 square feet of land.

Mana plans to redevelop his portfolio into retail, office and residential projects that will become a vibrant, round-the-clock community.

One of the properties will house the Miami International University of Art & Design. The school will occupy 70,000 square feet at 155 S. Miami Ave. after facing an eviction lawsuit from Resorts World Miami at its current Biscayne Boulevard location.

 

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Miami Realist

Oh.! Look it’s a bird.! no its a plane, Oh no it’s just Melo’s Crane in the Air.!

Anonymous

Comment of the year!

Anonymous

brilliant…..!111

Anonymous

You see guys I am doing something.

-Mana

Anonymous

I’m looking into the sky…

Anonymous

LOL ๐Ÿ™‚ LOL ๐Ÿ™‚ LMFAO ๐Ÿ™‚
Thank you TNM, I needed to laugh today, seriously, all joking aside.
Thank you!

Anonymous

Lmk if you need any help.

-Melo Group

suomynona

ZERO

Alex, what is the number of F’s we give about Mana?

Anonymous

Whats hilarious is that he clearly called someone to photo him sitting there and pointing at a building. Hes clearly worked up over the perception that hes a glorified slumlord who does nothing with his properties. I mean he’s owned the building hes pointing at for three years and all thats happened is that the ground level retail is now vacant.

Maybe next time he will call TNM and have a some architectural papers out and a hard hat on. That will really convince people, but Mana might not want to splurge for the $10 hard hat. The architectural design papers might be expensive too but he would just get a souvenir one from the Empire State Building for $8, just make sure no one sees it too closely. It might give it away that its not the Biscayne Building when theres a sketch of King Kong hanging over a spire.

Anonymous

Mama is really making downtown ugly again…

Anonymous

Scam artist and slum lord.

Anonymous

*IF* (and that’s certainly a loaded question) he’s scamming anyone, it’s his investors.

Anonymous

And the taxpayers who he is requesting tax abatement provisions from. So he can sit on his dilapidated buildings for another decade.

Anonymous

I’ll belive it when I see it.

Anonymous

Godzilla with a cortadito attacking the city.

Anonymous

LMFAOOOOO!!

Azarius

Man keeping the buzzz he pops up every few months to create the Illusion of something being done

Azarius

Probably be 6 + years before something is done in this area

Anonymous

I wonder how much these architects were paid to pose for this photograph

Anonymous

Mana has no vision…

Anonymous

I can’t believe you guys. Mana is entitled to buy as many properties as he likes, hold on to them as long as he wants and do with them as he pleases. I get it, I also would like him to get moving and do something but really guys, he is not stupid. The market dictates action and movement not our fantasy desires and wishes for an urban utopia

Anonymous

It also requires he keeps his buildings up to code, safe, and in a maintained condition. In addition, it requires him to pay taxes which he is trying to get out of.

Anonymous

Yeah, all his buildings are NOT to code. Don’t you see the wires hanging in the windows, open doors and windows, graffiti, etc.? Also see Chapter 4 of the City Code of Ordinances. Having vacant, blighted buildings is also against code. How is it the “market” immediately surrounding his hell hole district has seen so many projects come online (CentralStation, WorldCenter, X Miami, Centro, Muze, Monarc, etc.). That seems highly arbitrary that within one square mile one block has a different market from another. Imagine investing tens of millions into a project only to see it impacted by your slum neighbor. Downtown doesn’t have enough local restaurants or shops. If Mana’s crap wasn’t vacant and had shops and restaurants, maybe downtown wouldn’t become a ghost town past 6pm.

Anonymous

The market has been exactly the same for the last 15 years. Despite the Herald’s fluff piece amnesia, this guy has been buying land in the CBD since well before the Great Recession and has still done nothing with any of his holdings.

Heres a goodie but oldie: https://www.thenextmiami.com/mana-break-ground-wynwood-within-three-months/

That was almost two years ago lol. He promised he would be building “within months” and what do you know? Two years later we get this clown posing for photos and staring at the sky.

Anonymous

Flagler Station on Flagler Street looks like it’s going to collapse any day. Please go up to the mezzanine food court where the few remaining restaurants are struggling. Take the elevator, the escalator hasn’t worked for months.

Anonymous

To prepare plans to flip the property!

Anonymous

Theyโ€™re just going to update the renderings.

Anonymous

To prepare plans to sell the property then buy it back then sell it again then buy it back!

Interested

Look, Look! its the Trump economy!

Anonymous

Trump is going to bring Cuba to it’s knees by imposing travel restrictions… lol…

Anonymous

He’s pointing up to the pie in the sky to illustrate his “plans”.

Anonymous

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s Superman.

Anonymous

To prepare plans to do nothing!

Anonymous

his plans for downtown will be done by 2050

Anonymous

Hey guys! Heres a great article about Manas vision! From four years ago! And nothings been done! Almost like hes a fraud

https://www.thenextmiami.com/video-mana-unveils-vision-for-flagler-street-including-possible-targetexpress/

Anonymous

When photographers set up photos, don’t they usually put the really short people in the front?

305

I don’t know who’s worse, Mana or Zyscovich. What a disaster of a team, almost makes me happy that Mana doesn’t build anything. If he did we’d be subject to the Z-man’s terrible designs.

Anonymous

Mana is too cheap even for Zyscovich’s designs he will do nothing to build.

Anonymous

Some more renderings will be created and thats it.

Anonymous

Really great pointing technique…thanks for coming out.

EJS

โ€œLook how high my property values are going up while I do nothing with them!โ€

POLO

LOOK, IS A PLANE, IS A MAN, IS SUPERMAN!!!

Anonymous

Polo please, if you’re going to be in this country and speak English, the correct wording is – LOOK, IT’S A PLANE, IT’S A MAN, IT’S SUPERMAN!!!

Anonymous

the same moron again making a big deal out of a missing t. who asked you for a grammar lesson?

Anonymous

No one has to ask me for a grammar lesson.. unlike the uneducated dumb-ass that you certainly are, I give it freely!

Anonymous

And he should be taking it instead of complaining. I have to agree with you.

FuThSh

Did you understand what Polo said and meant? Yes, you did, now move the fudge on.

Anonymous

Hey PHD, that’s why I corrected Polo.. now gtfoh…

It’s funny how Polo didn’t feel insulted about anything I said but clowns like you do.

Anonymous

big deal because he is missing a t. who asked you for a grammar lesson?. you don’t own this country to impose conditions on people to stay in this country.

Anonymous

Oh, you mean like some of these same people who come on this site and tell “GRINGOS” from up north that they don’t want them here in this city and to stay outta Miami?

I have had Mexicans correct my Spanish, and when they ask me who and where did I learn to speak a certain word in Spanish, I say I’m from Miami and learned how to say it from the Cubans. The Mexicans have told me to ask them how to say a Spanish word because they say Cubans speak “garbage Spanish.” I’ve never felt insulted or demeaned by it, I just took their word for it and started asking them how to speak and write it because Spanish is their language just like English is mine.

True story.

Anonymous

this is site is about real estate news not about grammar. in what world do you live in? have you seen how people write on the web? people make all kind of grammar mistakes so i don’t know why you make a big deal out of a missing letter.don’t tell me you never made a grammar mistake in your life.you tried to correct mr polo with arrogance and sounded like an immigration agent. keep your grammar lessons to yourself

Anonymous

“this is site is about real estate news”

Wooo.. I’ve definitely seen how you “write on the web” and it’s pitiful.

Hey TNM, stop deleting my comments. If people whom I said nothing to want to attack me, I have a right to attack back. If you don’t like what I’m saying to them, then delete their comment also.

POLO

THANK YOU!!!!

Anonymous

It’s a BITCH.

Anonymous

No, itโ€™s:
Man 1: Look! Up in the sky! Itโ€™s a bird.
Woman: Itโ€™s a plane
Man 2: Itโ€™s Superman!
Am I the only one who has access to Google?

POLO

THANK YOU!

Anonymous

๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚

Dolly

Can we get back to civil discourse about real estate and development?

Anonymous

Haters will say this is photoshopped.

Anonymous

He’s kinda like Trump with all the jawboning.

Anonymous

This is not a political website but since you mentioned it. Trump is rocking dude. He is making America Great Again!!!! And he is making America safe again

Anonymous

If he’s so great why hasn’t he legalized weed yet at the federal level?

Anonymous

Hes trying to

Anonymous

Weed’s a sissy loser drug. Real men drink Monster and Effen and vape.

Anonymous

Yeah.. Trump is SUPERMAN!!!

Anonymous

You meant “Trump is a SUPER-CONMAN.”