Aria Reserve Miami: Condo Sales Launched for the Tallest Waterfront Twin Towers in the United States

Aria Reserve Miami: Condo Sales Launched for the Tallest Waterfront Twin Towers in the United States

Jun 28, 2021 June 28, 2021

As Miami’s condo development cycle heats up, another great project just hit the market in the popular Edgewater neighborhood. Melo Group, which completed luxury condo building Aria on the Bay in 2018, launched sales for the tallest waterfront twin towers to be developed in the United States. The ambitious Aria Reserve project will feature two 60-story condo towers, approved for a height of 637 feet above the ground, rising on 5+ acres of waterfront reserve, in one of Miami’s best residential neighborhoods - Edgewater.

Previously known as Island Bay, the developer launched sales on the first (south) tower that will be home to 391 stunning condo residences. Expected to break ground in early 2022, the tower will be aiming for a 2024 completion. Sales on the second (north) tower will be launched after gauging market demand.

Aria Reserve - Edgewater


Aria Reserve’s Distinctive Edgewater Enclave

Everything about the Aria Reserve carries an air of distinction – right from its zig-zag façade to East-West floor plans, direct bay views from every residence, 2-plus acres of open-air amenities, and the Edgewater location. Perched on the last waterfront reserve of its kind, it took developer Melo Group almost a decade to put together this unique waterfront assemblage.

Rising 60 stories against 547 linear feet of bay frontage, the stunning twin towers are designed by Miami’s award-winning architecture firm, Arquitectonica. Offering a total of 782 luxury residences, each condo unit will feature interiors styled by the MORADA Haute Furniture Boutique. The project is conceptualized to offer the best of modern living by weaving in the beauty of nature plus architectural sophistication into one masterpiece address.

Situated in Edgewater, the same neighborhood as its luxurious sister tower Aria on the Bay, the twin-tower development finds itself in one of Miami’s most well-located residential neighborhoods. The project is just minutes from the art and cultural hub of Downtown Miami, haute couture at Design District, world-famous murals at Wynwood, stellar sports entertainment at FTX (previously the AmericanAirlines Arena), and Brickell’s financial district. The waterfront neighborhood is very pedestrian-friendly and also features a hearty collection of restaurants.

Aria Reserve - Edgewater


Aria Reserve’s Masterpiece Condo Residences in Miami

With a choice of one- to four-bedroom residences, a lot of thought has been put into the 780+ luxury residences at Aria Reserve. Delivering more space per unit than many of its neighboring condos, the residences range in size between 1,100 and 2,600 square feet.

Aria Reserve - Edgewater


Each unit is designed to tick all the boxes for every desirable feature one could ask of a luxury condo in Miami. Each Aria Reserve residence will feature:

  • Direct bay/ocean views
  • East to West, sunrise-sunset flow-through floorplans
  • Dedicated office/media/bonus room
  • 10-foot-high ceilings and 11-foot-deep terraces
  • 2 flooring options
  • 2 high-speed elevators
  • 3-month seasonal rentals allowed up to 4 times per year

In addition to the luxury condos, buyers will also have a choice of 15 penthouses, ranging from 3,500 to over 9,000 square feet, and 3 tri-level penthouse mansions featuring private rooftop pool decks with summer kitchens.

Aria Reserve - Edgewater


Amenities at Aria Reserve in Miami’s Edgewater Neighborhood

Complementing the thoughtfully curated residences is an equally impressive list of luxury amenities at this twin-tower reserve. Residents have access to a full-fledged 2-acre recreation deck, complete with a semi-Olympic sized lap pool, a whirlpool spa, children’s splash pad, teen lounge and gaming center, and playground. For sports-minded residents, Aria Reserve will offer tennis courts, basketball courts, paddle courts, miniature golf, an indoor-outdoor wellness center, gym, meditation garden, and more. All landscaping in and around the amenity deck will be designed by ArquitectonicaGEO.

There will also be a double-level 25-foot lobby, signature waterfront restaurant and café, theater room, fire pit, dog park, telescope observatory area, and custom-designed water sports dock with an equipment rental center at Aria Reserve. The developer also plans to build a public park along 23rd Street, which will connect to the planned Miami Baywalk.

Aria Reserve - Edgewater


Aria Reserve – The Best Waterfront Value in Miami

Developer Melo Group says the development is positioned to offer the best waterfront value in Miami. “This type of waterfront, luxury condominium opportunity simply no longer exists in Miami at this price point,” said Martin Melo, Co-Principal of the Melo Group in his interview with thenextmiami.com.

Prices for the one- to four-bedroom condo residences at Aria Reserve range from $750,000 to over $2 million, while those of the penthouses start at $12 million. This means, starting prices for the condo units average at about $750 per square foot. In comparison, prices at the recently completed Elysee Edgewater, another luxury condo building with East-West flow-through floor plans, average at about $1,139 per square foot (as of this publication).

View Aria Reserve's floor plans here.


Melo Group has further kept Aria Reserve’s deposit structure buyer-friendly with a 30% deposit for domestic buyers and a 40% deposit for foreign buyers. For more details on early bird pricing, deposit structure and floor plans, call, chat, or email us and so we can be your expert guide in this competitive market.


Miami’s Edgewater Neighborhood

Sitting a short walk away from the Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM), the Frost Science Museum, the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, and Downtown Miami’s Bayfront Park, this waterfront community is one of Miami’s favorites, and for good reason. Set on the bayfront, it’s a quick 10-minute drive or scenic bike ride to South Beach. It’s also just a mile from Wynwood’s eclectic art-scape, the Shops at Midtown and the Design District’s high-end shopping. But what makes Edgewater so unique is that it’s anchored by the 8-acre, dog-friendly Margaret Pace Park. This park also sits bayfront, and with tennis and basketball courts, it offers great relaxation and green space at your back door. 

To learn more about Edgewater, check out our videos on YouTube.

LET'S GET SOCIAL!
Connect with us on Instagram and Youtube.

Contact Us
Sep Niakan
Broker / Team Lead
(305) 697-7667
sep@blackbookproperties.com
Request Info
By sending you agree to CondoBlackBook's Terms of Use

Your Miami Condo Awaits

Recent Posts

The 5 Most Luxurious Condo Buildings in Edgewater, Miami
Real Estate News The 5 Most Luxurious Condo Buildings in Edgewater, Miami
Surrounded by the eight-acre Margaret Pace Park, Edgewater is one of Miami’s favorite neighborhoods if you want to be close to everything, including the water. The previously low-key area has emerged as one of the most desired locations for luxurious, waterfront living in Miami, with some of the most elegant and sought-after new condo developments on Biscayne Bay. Now, to know which are the best condos in Edgewater, Miami, we are ranking the top five most luxurious buildings in this family-friendly neighborhood to give you an idea of the quality of life, level of design and construction, and price point you can expect if you’re looking at a tranquil, yet high-end, bayfront residence in Miami’s best kept secret neighborhood. First, let’s take a look at the neighborhood itself. This article was last updated on Jul. 17, 2024.   — Why Choose Edgewater, Miami? It is one of the hottest Miami neighborhoods right now for several reasons: It’s close to everything. Living in...
The Future of Downtown Miami: Exclusive Interview with Miami DDA's Christina Crespi
Lifestyle The Future of Downtown Miami: Exclusive Interview with Miami DDA's Christina Crespi
At Blackbook Properties, we are passionate about our city’s growth and love to stay on top of what’s happening next in Miami, so we can keep you updated on future Downtown Miami developments. This time, we visited the Miami DDA (Downtown Development Authority) for an exclusive interview with our friend and CEO Christina Crespi to gain insights on all the behind-the-scenes action that’s making Downtown Miami the most thrilling live-work-play-invest destination of the future. Grab a coffee or tea and listen to what she had to say to our very own Sep Niakan, Miami realtor and founding broker of Blackbook Properties!     You’ll discover in our new video interview how the Miami DDA—Miami Downtown Development Authority—was initially focused solely on this core neighborhood’s economic development. However, in recent years, it has evolved into a community development authority that aims to create a great quality of life for its residents and maintain a positive business environment. Plus...
June 2024: Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach Pre-Construction Condo News Update
Preconstruction June 2024: Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach Pre-Construction Condo News Update
South Florida’s pre-construction condo market was abuzz with activity this June. One Hollywood Residences launched sales after a design upgrade and rebranding. Lynd Living started taking reservations for the centrally located Aileron Residences in Dania Beach. And buyers can now tour the exquisite interiors and customizations available at Icon Beach’s new sales gallery. Also this month, the highly anticipated Entourage in the Sun broke ground in Pompano Beach, Selene Oceanfront topped off in Fort Lauderdale Beach, and more news in our complete June 2024 pre-construction condo market round-up for Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach. Read on below. Sales Launched One Hollywood Residences – Hollywood Taking Reservations Aileron Residences – Dania Beach New Sales Gallery Icon Beach Residences – Hollywood Beach Topped Off Selene Oceanfront – Fort Lauderdale Beach Broke Ground Entourage in the Sun – Pompano Beach Planned/Proposed Oculina – Riviera...
The 5 Most Luxurious Condos in Surfside, Miami
Real Estate News The 5 Most Luxurious Condos in Surfside, Miami
Surfside is a small seaside community immediately north of Miami Beach and just south of Bal Harbour. It’s a tight-knit community that cherishes its ocean-front living options, beach walks, community center, and overall quality of life.  In our years of experience as a boutique brokerage in South Florida, we’ve seen a growing luxurious side to this beach town that has brought us top-tier residences tucked inside some of the most sought-after oceanfront buildings. In this blog, we’ve ranked the top five most luxurious condos in Surfside, Miami, according to their average listing price and we list all their amenities to help you know this coastal community better This article was updated on July 1, 2024. — Why Choose to Live in Surfside? This family-oriented beach town is perfectly positioned between the glamorous Bal Harbour and world-famous Miami Beach. A pocket-sized neighborhood, Surfside is somewhat of an extension of Bal Harbour and is favored by those looking for a mix of...
All of the Ritz-Carlton Residences in Miami, Miami Beach and More
Real Estate News All of the Ritz-Carlton Residences in Miami, Miami Beach and More
One of the most renowned brands within the hospitality industry, The Ritz-Carlton has a long history of being top of mind when it comes to sophistication, attention to detail, and service. They have made it their mission to stand out with these attributes in their hotels and their residence-only condos, The Ritz-Carlton Residences, are no different. When you own in one of these exclusive enclaves, you can expect a living experience and home with the utmost quality, personalized attention, lifestyle enhancements, and unique moments that make your life a luxurious and curated experience. If this sounds like your way of living, you’re in luck because South Florida, with its amazing landscapes, culture, and weather, has five Ritz-Carlton Residences for you to choose from, with two more in pre-construction development—one in Pompano Beach and one in South Beach.  In this blog, we’ll go through all of these incredible properties so you can learn more about what makes each one of them...
Miamians Favorite Places to Watch the Fourth of July Fireworks in 2024
Events Miamians Favorite Places to Watch the Fourth of July Fireworks in 2024
Nothing says summer in America like the Red, White, and Blue, and a hot July night that brings everyone together. Yes, we’re talking about the best show in town, the 4th of July fireworks. And in Miami, if you love a fabulous fireworks show, you’re in for a treat because many spectacular shows have several options for watching the fireworks in Miami. From Downtown to South Beach to Key Biscayne, we’re sharing our favorite best places to watch the 4th July fireworks in Miami in 2024! And don’t worry, we’re even letting you know a few things to do in Miami for the 4th of July, including the beloved Key Biscayne 4th of July Parade, which is great for kids.  Get your sparklers ready; it’s going to be a blast! — Where to Watch Fireworks in Miami in 2024 First, as tried and true Miamians, who’ve seen many a fireworks show here, we’ve got some general pointers on where to watch the many 4th of July fireworks in Miami so that you're sure to get an amazing view of, likely not just one...