THE MANHATTAN OF THE SOUTH
The Brickell area offers fabulous luxury-resort style living. Often referred to as the “Manhattan of the South”, the breathtaking condominium towers, hotels and businesses are continuously transforming Brickell Avenue’s skyline. The streets of Brickell offer unique shops, brasseries, sidewalk cafes, and elegant dining creating a lively city-life environment just miles away from Miami’s famed beaches. Known as “Millionaire’s Row”, Brickell Avenue is home to the Miami Financial District, the second largest international financial district in the United States. As the heart of Miami, Brickell also houses new high-rise luxury condominium developments that are constantly redefining the Miami skyline.
ONE OF MIAMI’S MOST DESIRABLE COMMUNITIES
Brickell Key is a manmade triangular-shaped island, located in the heart of Downtown Miami. The island dates back to 1896 when Henry Flagler had a 9 ft. channel dug from the Miami River. In the years following, real estate investor, Edward N. Claughton, purchased the land the vision of Brickell Key began to take shape. After acquiring the Biscayne Bay bottom to form the 44 acres there today and the island is sometimes referred to as, “Claughton Island.” Most of the impressive property was purchased in the 1970’s by Swire Properties, who developed the land into becoming one of Miami’s most desirable communities.
Brickell Key is an exclusive, gated community that boasts some of Miami’s most spectacular views of Biscayne Bay.Due to its mixed-use foundation, not only is it a residential community, but also a home to various businesses and a quant strip of shops. Many of the residential buildings are first-class luxury developments with resort style amenities and restaurants. One of the variables which makes Brickell Key so appealing is its location.Miami life is constantly moving at a fast pace just across the bridge while Brickell Key houses a quiet, serene community environment inside the gates.