Miami Condo Market and Lifestyle Updates

Lifestyle

Editorial: Traffic-Busting Transit-Oriented Development of Condos and Apartments in Miami

by Sep Niakan | July 18, 2017

We are all familiar with the pain of Miami’s current traffic situation. But, our prayers are finally being answered! The long-time need for transit-oriented development is being addressed, with almost nine projects on the drawing board and one...

Real Estate News

Top 10 Projects (Not Condos) That Will Change Miami Forever

by Sep Niakan | March 06, 2017

We all know how Miami has been under heavy development and construction for over a decade and that the trend is nowhere near stopping. However, in addition to the endless condo buildings going vertical, there are major projects underway that are set...

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

What’s behind Downtown’s Latest Population Explosion?

by Sep Niakan | October 31, 2016

From a humble 9-to-5 district to after-dark playground for the it-crowd, Downtown Miami has had quite a turnaround in the past decade or so. According to the latest Miami Downtown Development Authority report, there are now 88,540 residents in...

Lifestyle

Trend Alert! Is Miami Ready to Adopt the Micro and Carless Lifestyle?

by Sep Niakan | October 28, 2016

It’s super-efficient, it’s economical, and definitely a trend that’s here to stay. I’m talking about the micro-unit and carless trend that’s hitting a growing number of cities in the U.S., and has now making its debut...

Lifestyle

New Laws Allow for New Developments in North Miami Beach

by Sep Niakan | March 18, 2016

North Miami Beach may be getting a pedestrian-friendly and transportation-friendly downtown district with a wide variety of uses. In 2015, the City of Miami Beach passed amendments on the land-use laws, which paved the way for a master plan that...

Lifestyle

Private Jet Company Releases Charter Flight Service to Cuba for the Residents of South Florida

by Sep Niakan | February 19, 2016

With the recent peace coming to be, tourism has once again begun between the United States and Cuba. For the tourists who are too anxious to wait for commercail flights to Cuba, there is another option: charter flights. JetSuite, a private jet...

Lifestyle

Rail Systems May Connect All the Way to American Dream Miami

by Sep Niakan | February 19, 2016

Officials of the County of Miami-Dade have been determining if adding a new track to the Miami railway system to go to the American Dream Miami mall will occur. The discussion starts with cargo trucks serving mining quarries in western...

Lifestyle

Developers Release Designs for Open Space Plaza Being Created below the I-395’s Signature Bridge

by Sep Niakan | February 10, 2016

A nonprofit agency recently revealed their design for a walkable public space that would possibly sit underneath the upcoming “Signature Bridge” on the I-395 as a part of the highway’s redevelopment. PlusUrbia created the...

Lifestyle

Replacing the Signature Bridge with a Tunnel is $1.3 Billion

by Sep Niakan | February 04, 2016

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) looked over a proposal that asks to place part of Interstate-395 and Biscayne Boulevard underground, as opposed to building the Signature Bridge that has been in the works. FDOT came to a few...