Miami Small Urban Buildings: Course, Book (Free!), Exhibit, Bus Tour, Presentation…

This comes to us via Andrew Frey, Executive Director, the Townhouse Center (via Knight Blog) Jason Chandler, a licensed architect and an associate professor at Florida International University, writes about a joint studio course with the not-for-profit Townhouse Center that is supported by Knight Foundation. Miami has built to the sky and horizon with towers and subdivisions but lacks neighborhoods… Read more…

Proposals Are In For Prime Overtown Real Estate

All Aboard Florida and BDB Miami have put together their own proposals for a prime piece of real estate that sits within close proximity of the proposed All Aboard Florida station in Overtown. The developers will present their proposals on Wednesday September 4 from 5pm-7pm at Camillus House.  Here are the respective proposals: All Aboard… Read more…

Introduction to Urban Commercial Real Estate Development for Non-Developers

The University of Miami ‘s School of Architecture is offering a one-day introduction course to Urban Commercial Real Estate Development on Nov 16th from 9am-2pm: Real estate developers orchestrate the talents of many team members and balance the interests of a variety of constituents. As a creator of the urban landscape, the developer must navigate… Read more…

Little Havana Fine-Grain Development

Our friend Andrew Frey sent us this email: Folks, this coming Thursday is a Little Havana community meeting, see below and attached.  Many leaders will be there, including hopefully the City district commissioner.  It will be a great opportunity to spread the word about promoting fine-grain urban neighborhood development — in the heart of Miami’s… Read more…