The Gale Residences Fort Lauderdale Beach started construction on April 6, Newgard Development Group said.
The Miami-based developer is building the 129-unit project at 2900 Riomar St., across the street from the Intracoastal Waterway and a block west of the beach. It’s across the street from the W Fort Lauderdale. The condo will rise next to the historic Escape Hotel, which will be renovated and rebranded as the Gale.
Site work and demolition are ongoing. Vertical construction has yet to begin.