Which Pre-Construction Condos in South of Fifth are the Best?July 25, 2016
South of Fifth Street in Miami Beach is one of the most desirable neighborhoods in all of South Florida. It provides tree-lined walkways, with incredible views of the Biscayne Bay, along with some of the most unique restaurants in the city.
Many incredible condo projects have popped up throughout the neighborhood in recent years. From the Portofino Tower Condo to the Yacht Club Condo, there are all kinds of incredible choices. The location alone makes it worth considering the SoFi area with so many fine restaurants, shopping choices and beaches just blocks away.
If you’re looking to move to the South of Fifth area, you may be interested in one of the newer developments. Here’s a look at some of the finest pre-construction condo projects in the South of Fifth neighborhood.
One Ocean Drive Condo – One Ocean Driver
A non-waterfront condominium building started in 2016 with expected occupancy by 2017, One Ocean Drive Condo features 50 units. The units will feature 3, 4 or 5 bedrooms with prices started at $1.99 million and going as high as $15.1 million. This building will stand 6 stories tall when completed.
This is one of the newest projects and will provide plenty of amenities and features. The location is one of the finest in the area found very close to the Nikky Beach, the restaurants Philippe and many other popular spots.
The building will feature an art collection throughout, a Zen garden, a pool with a deck, an infinity edge pool and many other amenities. Each unit will feature incredible ocean views, views of Fisher Island, views of Biscayne Bay or skyline views. Some of the residences and penthouses will have private rooftop terrace spas and two-car garages, as well.
321 Ocean Drive Condo – 321 Ocean Drive
A newer building standing 16 stories tall with 30 total units, 321 Ocean Drive Condo provides 3 and 4 bedroom condos. The prices start at $5.52 million and go as high as $47.5 million. This project includes two towers with a courtyard lawn connecting them.
The buildings feature 24-hour valet, concierge services, full security, a beachfront infinity edge pool, a fitness center and so much more. The architecture provides beauty throughout, while keeping the historic charm of the South of Fifth District alive.
All of the units provide either a view of the Atlantic Ocean or the City of Miami. Balconies are found in every residence with private elevators, high ceilings oversized showers and premium features found all throughout.
500 – 600 Alton Condo – 500-600 Alton Road
This non-waterfront project was started in 2015. Occupancy is expected by 2018 and prices have not been set yet. The project will cover 50 stories and will include just 4 condos per floor. It’s expected to feature many water elements and cover about 3.25 acres of space.
Current plans show retail space on the ground level and residences with incredible views of the barrier islands, the Atlantic Ocean, Downtown Miami and Biscayne Bay. The building is expected to be outfitted with many amenities including battery-operated boats for the lake, plenty of recreation opportunities, plenty of parking and much more.
The Glass – 120 Ocean Drive
Formerly known as Kallisto on South Beach, The Glass is expected to be occupied immediately. It’s a premier choice in the SoFi district. The units range from 4,399 square feet to 7,947 square feet. Each unit features floor-to-ceiling glass windows with incredible views. The private elevators make getting to each residence easy, as well.
The building also provides a sunset deck on the sixth floor, a heated infinity pool, a spa, 24-hour concierge and security service, a conference room and much more. Each unit takes up one full floor with a wrap-around terrace and an open floor plan. AMX interactive smart panels are found throughout with beautiful granite countertops, Italian cabinets, marble floors and other luxurious features found in each unit.
Of course, the location of The Glass is a prime choice with plenty of great restaurants and luxury shops found very close by. Miami is just a few minutes away, as well. You will gain access to the best Miami Beach has to offer with Miami just a short drive away.
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No matter the type of luxury you’re looking for in a South of Fifth condo, you’ll find it on this list. Of course, there are also established buildings throughout the area. However, if you want something new, exciting and luxurious, one of the condominium projects on this list might be just what you need.