Real Estate & Home
Ligne Roset hosted an evening of cocktails and design in celebration of Art Basel Miami Beach. Held in Ligne Roset’s Design District showroom, the event featured Contemporary French designs by Bernardaud, crafters of innovative porcelain tableware, decorative objects and jewelry.
The event also celebrated Ligne Roset’s partnership with Le Parc at Brickell, a 12-story, 128-unit luxury condominium slated for 2014 completion in Miami’s upscale Brickell neighborhood. Developed by AXA Developers and Strategic Properties Group, the boutique-style building, featuring panoramic views of Simpson Park looking out towards Biscayne Bay skyline, is 100% designed by Ligne Roset- from top to bottom- making it the first building of its kind in the US.
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Echo Brickell welcomed over 150 real estate VIP’s to meet Carlos Ott, the visionary and conceptual designer for the 180 unit residential development. The sales center launch included touring of the impressive sales center site, and a viewing of the building’s design and interior. Uruguayan architect Carlos Ott is handling the conceptual design and Yoo Studio the concept interior design.
The sales center has an elegant living room and lounge area, with lovely indoor/outdoor ambiance of white modern décor with dark wood accents completed with soft candlelight. Guests mixed and mingled in the lobby as they were treated to mouth-watering hors d’oeuvres and cocktails by Thierry’s Catering and Event Design, as well as explored the model sales center.
Echo Brickell units will features a contemporary interior with modern furniture, sleek woodwork and exclusive art. The interiors by Yoo Studio, offer open kitchens, expansive living rooms and views of the Biscayne Bay. The units feature 10 to 14 foot floor to ceiling windows, 8 foot Italian entry doors, semi private elevators with Niometrics technology, sub zero appliances, master suites feature Dorn Bracht and Grohe fixtures.
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Located just off Brickell Avenue overlooking Simpson Park, the 12-story boutique condominium will mark the first residential building in the U.S. to feature furnishings exclusively designed by Ligne Roset® in all its public spaces. Le Parc residents will also have the additional option to purchase custom-designed Ligne Roset® Turn-Key Furniture Lifestyle Packages, which include a carefully assembled set of contemporary designer pieces and accessories.
Le Parc at Brickell will offer 128 fully-finished, “move-in ready” residences, including 1-, 2-, and 3-bedroom units as well as expansive two-story town-homes, all with spacious floor plans and panoramic views of Simpson Park and the Miami skyline looking out towards Biscayne Bay. The units will features premium kitchens and bathrooms with contemporary European-style cabinetry, stone finished counter-tops, stainless steel appliances, and porcelain / glass-enclosed showers.
Midblock at Midtown welcomed Miami’s real estate community on November 20 to celebrate the launch of sales and the unveiling of the boutique building’s newly-renovated lobby and model residences. At least 150 VIP brokers gathered in Midtown Miami at the unforgettable event to experience the heightened level sophistication afforded to residents.
Transformed into a contemporary lounge complete with saxophone stylings of DJ Jorge Gomez, Midblock opened its doors with a chic indoor/outdoor ambience of white modern décor complete with soft candlelight and special take-home art by Atomik. Guests mixed and mingled in the lobby area as they were treated to mouth-watering hors d’oeuvres and cocktails by Thierry’s Catering and Event Design, as well as explored the model residences while enjoying delectable cheeses and prosecco.
The lobby, which was designed by RS3 Designs, features a contemporary interior with modern furniture, sleek woodwork and exclusive art by Italian designer Alex Turko. New model residences, with interiors by Tui Lifestyle, offer open kitchens, expansive living rooms and views of the cityscape overlooking Midtown Boulevard.
“Midblock offers access to the thriving Midtown community, as well as matchless amenities that have caught the eye of many eager buyers,” said M. Ronald Krongold, managing partner of Gold Krown Financial. “We are excited to market this boutique style of living in Midtown Miami at a competitive price, and are thrilled to celebrate the sales launch with many new facets and resort-like amenities to introduce to our discerning prospective and current buyers.”
With the inventory at Vizcayne dwindling day by day, ISG World the exclusive sales and marketing firm for the development honored the achievements of those who made Vizcayne a great success. In addition, ISG also unveiled a unique opportunity for brokers to be a part of an exclusive incentive program the developers of The Crimson have developed for Vizcayne’s top brokers. ISG World is the exclusive sales brokerage for The Crimson waterfront residences in Miami.
ISG World hosted a sunset evening to showcase some of the finished units. The developers and realtors were there to welcome everyone and answer questions about the units which include designer finishes, 9 foot plus ceilings, private terraces, walk-in showers and many more features for the luxe buyer. The penthouse is a 3 bedroom, 2 story unit has breath taking views of Miami.
ONE Thousand Museum, a new tower designed by world renown architect Zaha Hadid that will soon grace the Downtown Miami skyline, opened its sales gallery at 1040 Biscayne. Making appearances on behalf of Zaha Hadid were architects Chris Lepine, Stephan Wurster and Michael Power. Developed by Louis Birdman and Gregg Colvin, ONE Thousand Museum will be located at 1000 Biscayne Boulevard across from the American Airlines Arena and soon to be cultural hub Museum Park. ONE Sotheby’s International Realty is the exclusive Sales & Marketing Firm for this world-class project that will change the landscape of luxury real estate in Miami.
The monumental ONE Thousand Museum will rise 60 stories above Biscayne Boulevard and boast half and full floor units, duplex town homes and a single duplex penthouse all outfitted with top of the line finishes and furnishings. Zara Hadid is know for iconic architecture. The tower is visually stunning and the units will include both skyline and ocean views. The new tower is close to the AAA and Miami’s finest museums and performing arts institutions. The units have incredible lighting and attention to details in all areas including the balcony that this project a world class tower. Units will be available in March.
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Real Deal magazine hosted a Starchitecture roundtable panel at Grove at Grand Bay. Moderated by Peter Zalewski of Condo Vultures, the discussion featured topics about South Florida’s new development cycle, latest selling points, new trends shaping the market and how starchitects are changing the city’s skyline.
The panelists for this event include: Bjarke Ingles of Bjarke Ingels Group, Chad Oppenheim of Oppenheim Architecture + Design, David Martin of Terra Group, Esther Percal of Essingler Wooten Maxwell and Mayi de la Vega of ONE Sotheby’s International Realty. Immediately following the roundtable event, Terra Group hosted a cocktail celebration at Grove at Grand Bay’s model residence.
Baltus House celebrated official groundbreaking and honored brokers with over $2.8 million in commission checks. Over 100 brokers gathered to celebrate Baltus House’s official groundbreaking, the first new luxury condo steps from the Design District. President of the Related’s condo division, Carlos Rosso, spoke about his enthusiasm for the rejuvenation of the neighborhood. Brokers were also awarded over $2.8 million in commissions, an indicator of strong sales for the luxury development. Sales are currently at 81%, with contract conversions beginning in August 26th. The event ended with a big bus tour of the Design District for brokers, highlighting the luxury boutiques and restaurants arriving in the area. Notable guests in attendance were Mayor Regalado; CEO, Founder and Chairman of The Related Group Jorge Pérez; President of the Condo Division, Carlos Rosso; Baltus designer Javier Martin.
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SMG Management and brokers in Miami celebrated the success of Peloro Miami Beach, coastal contemporary living in Miami Beach, with over 90 percent residences sold. Members of the design team of the 114-unit boutique luxury condominium joined the celebration at the on-site showroom along with SMG Management principals.
Located on the Intercoastal just steps from the beach, Peloro Miami Beach is an exciting addition to the dynamic beach-side neighborhood. Boutique luxury condominium features architecture by Luis Revuelta, interiors by Urbanica Group and landscape by Rosenberg Gardner Design. Peloro will be complete with 24-hour valet, waterfront swimming pool, state-of-the-art fitness center, sunrise and sunset rooftop decks with Intercoastal views, large private balconies and private rooftop terraces with Jacuzzis in select residences.
With only a few residences remaining, Peloro provides to a select bunch with the opportunity to live in one of the few remaining prime parcels of land on the beach. Peloro Miami Beach is scheduled for completion in the second quarter of 2015.
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Real estate VIPs joined Related Group CEO, Jorge Perez, SBE CEO Sam Nazarian, designer Philippe Starck, Arquitectonica Principal Bernardo Fort Brescia and special guest, artist Katja Loher for the “almost sold out” celebration at SLS Hotel & Residences Brickell, immediately followed by the “after party” preview of the new Paraiso Bay in Edgewater. Several hundred guests enjoyed bites provided by Katsuya by Starck and The Bazaar by Jose Andres, and cocktails compliments of Gray Goose and Bacardi.
SLS Hotel & Residences Brickell is a grand luxury pre-construction vision by The Related Group, located in the financial area of Brickell, one of Miami’s most prestigious neighborhood. Rising a total of 51 floors, the first 9 floors will compose of the SLS Hotel and floors 10-51 will be residents only. This project is not a condo hotel as the hotel rooms will not be for sale.
The SLS Hotel and Residences Brickell will be a mecca of highend luxury retail services and restaurants. The project will feature two of the worlds most renowned celebrity chef restaurants: Bazaar, Katsuya and Micheal’s. Ciel Spa located inside the SLS Hotel and Residences Brickell will pamper and refresh the most hardened souls. The popular Hyde Beach Lounge and Bar will also allow constant entertainment for residents only.