Hyperloop One in Nevada

Hyperloop One choses Miami to Orlando as one of its 10 routes – SFBJ

Keith Larsen Miami to Orlando could become one of the first routes on Hyperloop’s ultra-fast autonomous transportation system, allowing commuters to travel between the cities in only 25 minutes. The Los Angeles start-up company, Hyperloop One, announced the Miami to Orlando...
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Amazon fulfillment center.(Courtesy Amazon)

Fulfillment centers, robotic logistics, and the future of retail – Archpaper.com

By Jimmy Stamp “The city of Leonia refashions itself every day: every morning the people wake between fresh sheets, wash with just-unwrapped cakes of soap, wear brand-new clothing, take from the latest model refrigerator still-unopened tins, listening to the last-minute jingles...
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Water Street Tampa

Strategic Property Partners assembles ‘all-star’ team to lead charge on Water Street Tampa – ABC

TAMPA – Strategic Property Partners is ready to move forward on its Water Street Tampa project with several award-winning architectural and design firms. Water Street Tampa is a downtown revitalization project. Its funding includes over three billion dollars of private...
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Construction spending in South Florida skyrockets in April

Commercial construction tripled compared to April of last year By Amanda Rabines Construction spending was up 80 percent in South Florida in April compared to the previous year, according to the latest report from Dodge Data & Analytics. Residential construction experienced a...
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Sean Davis Aerial of Memphis, Tenn.

Defining Desirable Cities and Neighborhoods Through Regulations | Architect Magazine

Local zoning laws and strategic plans that promote transit-oriented development and pedestrian-friendly downtowns are helping to shape great cities. By Ian Spula Great power to effect change in cities resides within local development codes. The era of the single-use factory, the...
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Alicia Cervera Lamadrid, managing partner, Cervera Real Estate; Alan Ojeda, CEO of developer Rilea Group; Julie Grimes, managing partner of the Hilton Bentley Hotel and asset manager of the Doubletree Grand Hotel; and Kim Stone, executive VP of the Miami Heat and general manager of American Airlines Arena, speak at the Miami Downtown Development Authority event at the East Hotel.

Miami Downtown Development Authority looks to tackle growing pains – SFBJ

By Brian Bandell Downtown Miami has become one of the fastest-growing urban cores in the world, and local leaders are encouraging the city to tackle the challenges that come along with such growth. The Miami Downtown Development Authority held an event at Brickell City Centre’s...
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It’s official: The U.S. is in a massive building boom – Curbed

A new analysis reveals that increased construction spending is boosting the country’s economy at a rate not seen since 2008 By Barbara Eldredge The U.S. construction industry is alive and kicking. With new developments rising from coast to coast, construction is having a 21...
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Will Your Project Happen? UC Berkeley Has an App for That | Architect Magazine

The Terner Center for Housing Innovation recently launched a web-based calculator designed to compute the probability that a residential project will be developed as well as the impact policy changes could have on housing production. By Nate Berg The San Francisco Bay Area is in...
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Rendering of Overture Dadeland and an aerial view of 7400 Southwest 88th Street

Greystar pays $10M for land across from Dadeland Mall, plans new apartments

NBWW designed development will have 216 units geared toward tenants ages 55 and up Greystar, a national owner and builder of apartments, just closed its $10.3 million purchase of a Kendall medical office building it plans to redevelop into a rental tower for seniors. The...
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Architects: NBWW (Nichols Brosch Wurst Wolfe & Associates)

Bahia Mar Resort & Marina owner may still upgrade home of Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show if plans become profitable – South Florida Business Journal

Emon Reiser Reporter South Florida Business Journal The owner of the Bahia Mar Resort & Marina may still redevelop the important site, the Business Journal has learned – but not until plans make economic sense. Tate Capital CEO James Tate said his company pulled out of the...
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