Which Miami Condo Towers Will Win the Battle of the Supertalls?

Which Miami Condo Towers Will Win the Battle of the Supertalls?

Apr 09, 2017 April 09, 2017

With the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) relaxing height restrictions in 2015, it seems developers have been racing to break records with one supertall after another. The sky’s going to be the limit for those who dream of snagging the best views (plus bragging rights) and standing above it all. With so many skyscrapers ready and in the offing, Miami’s skyline is in for a growth spurt.

Here are the top ten tallest condos (present and proposed) of Miami:

#1 The Towers by Foster + PartnersBrickell
Height: 1,050 ft.
Floors above Ground: To Be Announced
Developers: Tibor Hollo’s Florida East Coast Realty, Corigin Real Estate Group, McCourt Global
Design: Foster + Partners

Designed to be one of Miami's tallest condo buildings of the future, “The Towers” will consist of two connected buildings and 660 units. Design team Foster + Partners imagines a grand pedestrian plaza on the ground level extending into the waterfront, which is expected to bring “life back to the bay”. Condo residents along with the general public will be able to stroll through the plaza’s tropical garden, enjoying art galleries, shops and restaurants along the way. Unsightly parking will be tucked two stories underground.

The Towers by Foster + Partners
#2 One Brickell City CentreBrickell
Height: 1,040 ft.
Floors Above Ground: 80
Developer: Swire Properties
Design: Arquitectonica

As residents of One Brickell City Centre, you won't just move into a new condo - you'll gain an entire indoor city. Living in this supertall, you will have access to a signature restaurant and top-floor lounge. If you work in one of its class-A offices, you'll never need to venture outside the complex. Part of the larger Brickell City Center, there will also be a full-scale retail section and luxury hotel sharing the grounds.

One Brickell City Centre
#3 18Brickell
Height: 960 ft.
Floors Above Ground: 78
Developer: Claro Development, Karam Group
Design: Nichols, Brosch, Wurst, Wolfe & Associates

Replacing a Burger-King anchored shopping strip in Brickell, supertall 18 will feature ground-level shopping. Condos soar up from the retail space and parking garage, complete with access to an outdoor rooftop pool area. Designers took their inspiration from a flower in bloom for this 392-unit condo building. The penthouse suites (or petals) sprout up from the base, while the balconies increase in size like leaves.

#4 One River Point (Towers 1 and 2) – Downtown Miami
Height: 928 ft.
Floors Above Ground: 60 each
Developer: KAR Properties
Design: Rafael Vinoly Architects, Remi Tessier, Sasaki Associates

The two identical towers at One River Point have been designed to exude exclusivity and sophistication. The crown jewel of this amenity-heavy condo supertall will be its Sky Club. Occupying three stories, the Club is to include two restaurants, a cigar lounge, wine cellar and tasting room, chef’s kitchen, and screening room. There will also be a floating glass Skybridge with a waterfall cascading 85 feet down into a shimmering pool, appearing to flow right into the Miami River.

One River Point

#5 Aston Martin ResidencesDowntown Miami
Height: 817 ft.
Floors Above Ground: 66
Developer: G and G Business Developments (owned by Aston Martin Partners)
Design: BMA and Revuelta Architecture International (with consultant Aston Martin Partners)
Come and feel like James Bond hopping into an Aston Martin – although in this case, it will be a condo instead of a car. Agent 007's favored carmaker has already announced plans for its 391 luxury condos in Miami. While there won't be a showroom in the lobby, details like the color scheme and door handles will remind fans of the brand. The sail-shaped Aston Martin Residences will also include a number of over-the-top amenities. Expect two private lobbies, an art gallery, access to a yacht marina and a helipad on the roof.

#6 The Four Seasons Residences & HotelBrickell
Height: 789 ft.
Floors Above Ground: 64
Developer: Millennium Partners MDA Associates
Design: Handel Architects LLP, Bermello Ajamil & Partners

Though it won't hold the title for much longer, the The Four Seasons Residences & Hotel has long stood as the tallest condo building in Miami. Its 270 condo units provide luxurious hotel-like amenities. There's the expected extras such as a business center, gym, spa, two outdoor pools and an enormous fitness center. The Four Seasons further treats guests to some extraordinary amenities like a 700-gallon saltwater fish tank, award-winning restaurant and wine room.

The Four Seasons Residences

#7 Marquis ResidencesDowntown Miami
Height: 679 ft.
Floors Above Ground: 63
Developer: Leviev Boymelgreen Marquis Developers, LLC
Design:  Arquitectonica

The Marquis Residences were crafted to turn daily life into a vacation-worthy experience. Residents in the 292 condos can request services like dog walking, car washing, room service and housekeeping. These waterfront residences feature an expansive spa and fitness center including a strength training room, cardio room and yoga/spinning studio along with an open-air sky pool deck with juice bar and infinity pool. They even kick technology up a notch with smart-building touch screen panels installed in every condo.

Marquis Residences
#8 900 Biscayne BayDowntown Miami
Height: 650 ft.
Floors Above Ground: 63
Developer: Terra-Adi International Developments
Design: Revuelta Vega Leon

900 Biscayne Bay offers sweeping views of the Bay, city and Miami Beach to its residents. This 516-condo tower features a signature restaurant and outdoor café, ground-level retail, office spaces, club room with billiards lounge, piano bar, theater room with a 153-inch screen seating 35,  zero edge pool, lap pool and a whirlpool spa.

900 Biscayne Bay
#9 Mint at RiverFrontMiami River
Height: 631 ft.
Floors Above Ground: 55
Developer: Key International
Design: Revuelta Vega Leon

If you're hoping for a little more greenery, head to the Mint at RiverFront. This 530-unit riverside condo building embraces nature from the inside out. The indoor landscape features earth elements, while the outdoor areas provide a Zen garden, trails, hammocks, a marina with boat slips, and 900 linear ft. of river frontage connected to the Riverwalk. However, this condo high-rise also keeps up with modern-day conveniences with its in-house coffee bar and gourmet deli, in addition to its Riverfront Club that contains a restaurant and lounge.

# 10 Infinity at BrickellBrickell
Height: 630 ft.
Floors Above Ground: 52
Developer: The DYL Group
Design: Borges & Associates

The 459-condo Infinity at Brickell brought the unique ‘sky-loft’ concept with free-flowing open spaces within residences to Miami’s financial district. Indoors residents can find a party room, library, billiards and TV room for entertainment, while there’s a rooftop garden plus rooftop pool and deck with sheltered gazebos for privacy and entertainment outdoors. There's even a Japanese BBQ restaurant on-site along with high-end retail and office space within the complex.

Infinity at Brickell

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

Your Miami Condo Awaits

Recent Posts

Best Pre-Construction Miami Condos with Private Marinas
Preconstruction Best Pre-Construction Miami Condos with Private Marinas
Miami stands out as an internationally acclaimed haven for boat owners. It offers vast stretches of pristine turquoise waters, ideal for unforgettable days of sailing, cruising, sport fishing, and nautical adventure. And one of the most coveted treasures of living in Miami is the opportunity to dock your vessel at your own private marina or boat slip, just steps from your residence.  However, many existing Miami condos with a boat slip for sale are often in older buildings, making them not as desirable as a brand-new, pre-construction condo, where you would be the first to live in a new, luxurious waterfront condo building. So we’ve done your homework for you, and in this guide, we’ve created a list of the best pre-construction Miami condos with private marinas.  — What to Know About Mooring Your Boat in Miami Although boating in Miami is a highly popular activity, securing a spot for your boat can be challenging, inconvenient, and lack exclusivity. Depending on your vessel’s...
The Most Luxurious Condo Buildings in Coconut Grove
Real Estate News The Most Luxurious Condo Buildings in Coconut Grove
Coconut Grove is not just about rich foliage, Florida bungalows, and old Spanish or Mediterranean estates. It’s also home to a growing number of thoughtfully designed luxury residences crafted by world-renowned architects.  For a taste of this historic neighborhood and its plush properties, we’ve listed the five most luxurious (and most expensive) projects that perfectly fit your Coconut Grove condo for sale search goals, plus exciting pre-construction condo projects around the area that set the bar high for phenomenal living in this elegant and highly desirable bayfront part of Miami. — Why Choose Coconut Grove? The partly coastal neighborhood of Coconut Grove sits along Biscayne Bay and is characterized by lush, tropical foliage and a relaxed yet sophisticated bohemian vibe. Its collection of boutiques, unique shops, colorful cafés, diverse restaurants, historical venues and estates, nationally ranked schools, lush parks, and cultural events like the Coconut Grove Arts...
March 2024: Miami New Development and Pre-Construction Condo Update
Preconstruction March 2024: Miami New Development and Pre-Construction Condo Update
Four iconic condo projects launched sales this March. From Miami’s first rock and roll-themed Rider at Wynwood to Coconut Grove’s exclusive Four Seasons Residences, every condo project has been curated to offer a unique lifestyle in Miami’s evolving residential landscape. This March, hypercar maker Pagani announced its first-ever residential venture in partnership with Riviera Horizons. Four highly anticipated projects broke ground, including 600 Miami Worldcenter, JEM Private Residences, and Origin by Artefacto. And a key ruling that could impact condo bulk buyouts across South Florida was also revealed. Read on below for details on these and more exciting updates in our Miami pre-construction market roundup for March 2024: Sales Launched Four Seasons Private Residences – Coconut Grove The Rider at Wynwood – Wynwood La Maré Bay Collection – Bay Harbor Islands Solina Bay Harbor – Bay Harbor Islands To Be Launched Pagani Residences – North Bay Village One Twenty...
Save on Your Miami & Florida Property Taxes with This Video!
Real Estate News Save on Your Miami & Florida Property Taxes with This Video!
Did you know that property taxes can’t ever increase more than 10% for investors in Florida? Information nuggets like this can easily shave thousands of dollars off your property tax bill in South Florida! In our latest video, Sep Niakan, founder and lead broker of Blackbook Properties, talks to CPA and Miami tax expert, Christian Daulong about the simplest ways to save money on your real estate taxes in Miami, Florida. There’s a lot to take away from this, so permanent residents, second homeowners, and investors, take note!     As a Miami homeowner, we want what’s best for YOU! That's why we’re sharing our top Florida property tax tips (try saying that fast!) for primary homeowners, second homeowners, and even investors. With these recommendations, you’ll make the most out of your South Florida property, so you can fully immerse in Miami’s vibrant culture and beautiful beaches smartly and with financial peace of mind. Learn how to maximize your benefits from the Homestead...
Where to Find the Lowest Property Taxes in Miami
Opinions and Advice Where to Find the Lowest Property Taxes in Miami
Miami’s growth has skyrocketed over the years as more people choose to live here for its incredible weather and low taxes. But many people considering buying Miami real estate wonder what the property tax rates in Miami are. Moreover, most people don’t love talking about property taxes. When looking for a home, buyers focus more on living aspects, like the square footage, layout, amenities, outdoor space, or kitchen upgrades. Still, buyers must pay attention to property tax rates as part of their purchase and, once they become owners, as part of their budget. If you’re considering buying a condo or house in Miami or Miami Beach, this guide will help you compare property tax rates in the most popular neighborhoods around the cities, and show you where to find the lowest property taxes in Miami-Dade County in 2024.  — Know Your Miami and Miami Beach Property Tax Rates In Miami-Dade County, property tax notices are sent out each year on October 30th. Below are the updated property...
Pagani Residences Miami: Live in the Lap of Hypercar Luxury
Preconstruction Pagani Residences Miami: Live in the Lap of Hypercar Luxury
Miami, it’s time to get hyped about hypercar luxury residences with the groundbreaking fusion of the hyper-automotive industry and architecture through the creation of Pagani Residences. Nestled in the picturesque North Bay Village, this exclusive development marks the world's first collaboration between Italian hypercar icon Pagani Automobili and Miami-based real estate developer Riviera Horizons. And it continues the trend of luxury car branded-residences, which has brought Miami the likes of Aston Martin Residences in Downtown Miami, Bentley Residences in Sunny Isles Beach, and of course, Porsche Design Tower, where residents drive up to their condo homes with its patented Dezervator elevator system.For Pagani’s first venture into the real estate world, Miami’s iconic skyline and global appeal make the perfect backdrop, and in this blog, you’ll find out why Pagani Residences Miami promises a living experience that is engineered to live up to its hypercar luxury name. —...