Design board to review new Wynwood projects by Related, Thor

Rendering of 2828 Northwest First Avenue and Jorge Perez The Wynwood Design Review Committee will review plans for two mixed-use, residential-focused projects by the Related Group and Thor Equities on Tuesday. Related submitted plans to the board for a 12-story, residential, retail and office building on a 1.215-acre site it owns at 2828 Northwest First Avenue. Designed by…

Wynwood BID reaches tenuous compromise with Moishe Mana

Rendering of Mana Wynwood (Inset from left: Moishe Mana, David Polinsky and Joe Furst) Moishe Mana and the Wynwood Business Improvement District board appear to have reached a compromise after heated debate over restrictions on Mana’s massive development in the neighborhood, but uncertainty still hovers over the arts- and trade-focused redevelopment. Early Wednesday afternoon during another…

Developer seeks EB-5 money for Metropica

Rendering of Metropica Add Metropica in west Broward County to the list of South Florida real estate developments in the market for EB-5 money. The developer of Metropica, a vast mixed-use development in Sunrise, is trying to raise foreign investment in the project through the federal EB-5 program. Metropica developer Joseph Kavana, chief executive officer…