Miami Condo Market and Lifestyle Updates
Defects at Luxury Condos Leads to Litigation by Miami Condo Board

Defects at Luxury Condos Leads to Litigation by Miami Condo Board

by Sep Niakan | June 04, 2013

The Ivy

The board of owners of luxury-condominium high-rise The Ivy, in downtown Miami, has sued the developers of the build and its general contractor for failure to deliver an end product that met all building codes and included multiple alleged structural flaws. The corporate entity of developer Key International, Miami River LLC, and contractor Moss & Associates are the primary defendants in the case. The pair are accused of providing deficient construction methods and resulting building code violations and are on the hook for $85,784 in damages, interest, and legal fees.

The deficiencies are reported to have only become apparent after the developer released the finished product. According to the official complaint, the developer broke contractual agreements by “designing, constructing, completing and delivering the Ivy to the association with defects and deficiencies.” Opened since 2008, the Ivy is a 45-story tower featuring over 500 residential units and multiple commercial spaces.

Recent posts

Real Estate News

Could Cite in Edgewater Have New Hotel Neighbor?

by Sep Niakan | January 12, 2017

According to thenextmiami, a petition involving a 15 by 75 feet alley has sparked speculations that a brand new hotel could be coming to Edgewater. Why? Simply because this alley comes attached to a 7,875 sq. ft. plot located at 348 Northeast 20...

Real Estate News

Brickell Avenue Bridge Schedule, Traffic and Solutions -- All You Need To Know

by Sep Niakan | January 09, 2017

Ever tried driving from Brickell to Downtown Miami for lunch? Most Miamians dread the thought of catching the dreaded drawbridge, which opens every hour or half-hour during non-curfew hours to allow river traffic to pass under. So what’s...

Real Estate News

9 Positive Signs for the Miami Real Estate Market in 2017

by Sep Niakan | January 08, 2017

Last year’s headlines weren’t too kind to Miami with hurricanes, Zika warnings and falling sales painting a dark picture. However, with the elections finally done with, there are plenty of reasons to be optimistic about 2017: 1. ...

Real Estate News

Projects That Will Change the Way We Look at Wynwood, Forever!

by Sep Niakan | December 28, 2016

We all know Wynwood as the friendly, hipster neighborhood splashed with the best street art in the world. It’s where we all go for our art fix, browse far-out finds and linger around for a couple of craft beers. But, how about shopping,...