Florida’s New Must-Have Amenity: Yacht Slips

What started in Miami three years in the past as a pandemic-era effort to take pleasure in as a lot out of doors recreation as doable quickly gave technique to an unlimited upsurge within the variety of well-heeled Miamians proudly owning boats. However as big-ticket expenditures are likely to do, that luxurious indulgence quickly generated the necessity for yet one more creature consolation.

In any case, what’s a yacht with out the yacht house owners possessing a house in an upscale constructing with its personal non-public marina? And by extension, what’s a marina with out your individual boat slip on your yacht? The consequence: many Miamians haven’t solely bought a ship however are contemplating the acquisition of a yacht slip at one of many extra prestigious developments inside the metropolis’s most unique enclaves.

“A ship slip is among the most coveted facilities we’ve seen patrons specific demand in,” says Christine Martinez de Castro, vice chairman gross sales and advertising and marketing at CMC Group, developer of Vita at Grove Isle within the Coconut Grove nook, and Onda Residences in Miami’s tony Bay Harbor Islands neighborhood.

“Present residents and people transferring listed below are in love with the boating tradition. The comfort of getting your vessel steps out of your entrance door is the last word luxurious. Not solely does it permit for straightforward entry, however the docking facility permits for these dwelling right here to hop on pals’ and household boats at a second’s discover. There’s zero commute time required to get pleasure from considered one of Florida’s most fascinating choices.”

Vita at Grove Isle

Three months after groundbreaking, development on this ultra-luxe condominium improvement from Ugo Columbo’s CMC Group is properly underway.

Grove Isle is a 20-acre gated non-public island positioned not far off the shoreline of Miami’s prosperous Coconut Grove enclave, the longest-standing constantly inhabited neighborhood of town. The island’s final remaining waterfront parcel is the setting for Vita at Grove Isle, which is able to ship 65 residences with unobstructed bay view panoramas and meticulously-honed architectural particulars. Completion is slated for 21 to 25 months from now in 2025.

The event’s non-public marina will characteristic 85 boat slips, allowing vessels measuring as much as 135 ft in size and accessible to anybody proudly owning or renting an area. The slips have been among the many improvement’s biggest promoting factors, interesting each to boat house owners and island inhabitants in search of a close-by water vessel for leisure actions. They’re more likely to be seen as an ideal complement to Vita at Grove Isle’s assortment of a dozen penthouses, providing waterfront views and full-sized swimming pools on rooftop terraces.

Onda Residences

The Bay Harbor Islands neighborhood’s waterfront is the tableau for this 41-unit condominium improvement from Ugo Colombo of CMC Group and Valerio Morabito of Morabito Properties. Rising eight tales, the Arquitectonica-designed venture options interiors by A++ Human Sustainable Structure. The prime focal point for boating fans is the event’s greater than 300 ft of bay frontage, with a non-public marina providing 15 slips for buy by residents. Development on Onda Residences is anticipated to be full by the top of this yr.

Rosewood Residences Hillsboro Seaside

Miami doesn’t have a stranglehold on the demand for yacht slips. They’re additionally proving fashionable up the coast in Hillsboro Seaside. There, when full, the 10-story Rosewood Residences Hillsboro Seaside will supply 92 residences, together with 70 beachfront properties, together with 11 non-public boat slips, alongside the stretch of sand often called Millionaire’s Mile. Hillsboro Seaside is 45 miles north of downtown Miami. Associated Group and Dezer Growth are co-developers of the property.

One other venture designed by Arquitectonica, Rosewood Residences Hillsboro Seaside will fittingly supply inside design inviting comparisons to a “regal yacht,” highlighted with curving terraces and a mixing of indoor and out of doors areas. Gross sales are actually underway, and the event is scheduled for completion in 2026.

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