daily menu » rate the banner | guess the city | one on oneforums map | privacy policy | DMCA | news magazine | posting guidelines

Go Back   SkyscraperCity > World Development News Forums > General Urban Developments > DN Archives



Global Announcement

As a general reminder, please respect others and respect copyrights. Go here to familiarize yourself with our posting policy.


Reply

 
Thread Tools
Old February 14th, 2014, 04:54 AM   #41
mia183rd
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2013
Posts: 190
Likes (Received): 270

Mansions at Acqualina 2/13/14

https://www.flickr.com/photos/108832...7/12510904744/


https://www.flickr.com/photos/108832...7/12510595643/


https://www.flickr.com/photos/108832...7/12510948664/
__________________

ChuckScraperMiami#1 liked this post
mia183rd no está en línea   Reply With Quote

Sponsored Links
Old February 18th, 2014, 07:15 AM   #42
Philly Bud
City Of Brotherly Love
 
Philly Bud's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Posts: 649
Likes (Received): 246

Quote:
Originally Posted by miami305 View Post
This building is so hideous...
I disagree.

It is neither beautiful nor original ... but not hideous. It's just another inoffensive unimaginative Miami Beach highrise condo.

Why must there be so many balconies? People hardly ever step out onto them.
__________________
"Good sex is like a good game of bridge - if you don't have a good partner you better have a good hand." - Mae West
Philly Bud no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old February 24th, 2014, 04:42 AM   #43
mia183rd
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2013
Posts: 190
Likes (Received): 270

2/23/14


https://www.flickr.com/photos/108832...7/12732202745/
__________________

ChuckScraperMiami#1 liked this post
mia183rd no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old February 24th, 2014, 07:33 AM   #44
QuantumX
One Brickell CityCentre
 
QuantumX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Miami
Posts: 13,157
Likes (Received): 19048

Quote:
Originally Posted by Philly Bud View Post
Why must there be so many balconies? People hardly ever step out onto them.
Whether people use them or not, that is what sells down here.
__________________
"I'm going to bet you that when we're done --- I don't know when that will be --- historians will identify this as the most significant and rapid transformation of an American city.'' Former Miami City Commissioner Johnny Winton 05/22/2005

My photo threads:





ChuckScraperMiami#1 liked this post
QuantumX no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old February 28th, 2014, 04:04 AM   #45
desertpunk
Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
 
desertpunk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: ELP ~ ABQ
Posts: 55,648
Likes (Received): 53449

Mansions At Acqualina Is Now Tallest Structure Sunny Isles

Quote:
The Mansions is the first to be built under the new height cap in Sunny Isles, which was increased from 549 feet to 649 feet. It is expected to top off in a matter of weeks.
image hosted on flickr

Acqualina | Mansion at Acqualina by AshtonColeman, on Flickr
__________________
We are floating in space...

ChuckScraperMiami#1 liked this post
desertpunk no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old March 2nd, 2014, 02:29 PM   #46
QuantumX
One Brickell CityCentre
 
QuantumX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Miami
Posts: 13,157
Likes (Received): 19048

Yes, it is now officially a new tallest.
Quote:
Originally Posted by QuantumX View Post
__________________
"I'm going to bet you that when we're done --- I don't know when that will be --- historians will identify this as the most significant and rapid transformation of an American city.'' Former Miami City Commissioner Johnny Winton 05/22/2005

My photo threads:





ChuckScraperMiami#1 liked this post
QuantumX no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old March 2nd, 2014, 09:35 PM   #47
Eric Offereins
The only way is up
 
Eric Offereins's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Rotterdam
Posts: 68,581
Likes (Received): 28145

Tall, and much more slender than the fat building to the left.
__________________

ChuckScraperMiami#1 liked this post
Eric Offereins no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old March 2nd, 2014, 10:25 PM   #48
desertpunk
Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
 
desertpunk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: ELP ~ ABQ
Posts: 55,648
Likes (Received): 53449

Quote:
Originally Posted by Eric Offereins View Post
Tall, and much more slender than the fat building to the left.
Which hurts views but Miami real estate is becoming less about views and more about being there.
__________________
We are floating in space...

ChuckScraperMiami#1 liked this post
desertpunk no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old March 2nd, 2014, 10:39 PM   #49
Vakai
Registered User
 
Vakai's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: East coast, US
Posts: 11,172
Likes (Received): 81798

It's looking good.
Vakai no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old March 2nd, 2014, 11:24 PM   #50
QuantumX
One Brickell CityCentre
 
QuantumX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Miami
Posts: 13,157
Likes (Received): 19048







__________________
"I'm going to bet you that when we're done --- I don't know when that will be --- historians will identify this as the most significant and rapid transformation of an American city.'' Former Miami City Commissioner Johnny Winton 05/22/2005

My photo threads:





ChuckScraperMiami#1 liked this post
QuantumX no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old March 3rd, 2014, 01:04 AM   #51
JohnFlint1985
I love New York
 
JohnFlint1985's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: New York - New Jersey
Posts: 15,621
Likes (Received): 6558

The view from the beach is actually gorgeous
__________________
RIP QuantumX & Desertpunk

"Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.” Thomas Jefferson
"We Shall Never Surrender." Winston Churchill
“Not all those who wander are lost.” J.R.R. Tolkien
"Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious." Oscar Wilde
"They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety." Benjamin Franklin

ChuckScraperMiami#1 liked this post
JohnFlint1985 no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old March 3rd, 2014, 01:06 AM   #52
QuantumX
One Brickell CityCentre
 
QuantumX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Miami
Posts: 13,157
Likes (Received): 19048

Quote:
Originally Posted by JohnFlint1985 View Post
The view from the beach is actually gorgeous
Let me know when you are down, and I'll take you on a tour the way you did me.
__________________
"I'm going to bet you that when we're done --- I don't know when that will be --- historians will identify this as the most significant and rapid transformation of an American city.'' Former Miami City Commissioner Johnny Winton 05/22/2005

My photo threads:





ChuckScraperMiami#1 liked this post
QuantumX no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old March 3rd, 2014, 02:04 AM   #53
JohnFlint1985
I love New York
 
JohnFlint1985's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: New York - New Jersey
Posts: 15,621
Likes (Received): 6558

Quote:
Originally Posted by QuantumX View Post
Let me know when you are down, and I'll take you on a tour the way you did me.
Thank you my friend, I wish I can there today. I am tired of snow and cold here. Terrible winter really.
__________________
RIP QuantumX & Desertpunk

"Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.” Thomas Jefferson
"We Shall Never Surrender." Winston Churchill
“Not all those who wander are lost.” J.R.R. Tolkien
"Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious." Oscar Wilde
"They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety." Benjamin Franklin

ChuckScraperMiami#1 liked this post
JohnFlint1985 no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old March 11th, 2014, 01:12 AM   #54
QuantumX
One Brickell CityCentre
 
QuantumX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Miami
Posts: 13,157
Likes (Received): 19048









__________________
"I'm going to bet you that when we're done --- I don't know when that will be --- historians will identify this as the most significant and rapid transformation of an American city.'' Former Miami City Commissioner Johnny Winton 05/22/2005

My photo threads:





ChuckScraperMiami#1 liked this post

Last edited by QuantumX; March 11th, 2014 at 08:09 AM.
QuantumX no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old March 11th, 2014, 03:57 AM   #55
Highcliff
Fake democracy
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: São Paulo
Posts: 7,384
Likes (Received): 5011

many buiding with balconies....
Highcliff no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old March 16th, 2014, 09:02 PM   #56
QuantumX
One Brickell CityCentre
 
QuantumX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Miami
Posts: 13,157
Likes (Received): 19048



__________________
"I'm going to bet you that when we're done --- I don't know when that will be --- historians will identify this as the most significant and rapid transformation of an American city.'' Former Miami City Commissioner Johnny Winton 05/22/2005

My photo threads:





ChuckScraperMiami#1 liked this post
QuantumX no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old March 23rd, 2014, 10:57 PM   #57
QuantumX
One Brickell CityCentre
 
QuantumX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Miami
Posts: 13,157
Likes (Received): 19048







__________________
"I'm going to bet you that when we're done --- I don't know when that will be --- historians will identify this as the most significant and rapid transformation of an American city.'' Former Miami City Commissioner Johnny Winton 05/22/2005

My photo threads:





mia183rd, ChuckScraperMiami#1 liked this post
QuantumX no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old March 23rd, 2014, 11:43 PM   #58
Knitemplar
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 6,655
Likes (Received): 276

But isn't Miami overbuilt and they have a glut of condos?
Knitemplar no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old March 24th, 2014, 05:11 AM   #59
ThatOneGuy
Psst! Check my signature!
 
ThatOneGuy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Toronto - Bucharest - Freeport
Posts: 21,479

Balconies are all over the place, and the design in itself if just kitsch, as well as the one next to it. Not a big fan of the design.
__________________

ChuckScraperMiami#1 liked this post
ThatOneGuy no está en línea   Reply With Quote
Old March 24th, 2014, 05:13 PM   #60
QuantumX
One Brickell CityCentre
 
QuantumX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Miami
Posts: 13,157
Likes (Received): 19048

Quote:
Originally Posted by Knitemplar View Post
But isn't Miami overbuilt and they have a glut of condos?
That's old news. The market came roaring back, and it's still quite strong.
__________________
"I'm going to bet you that when we're done --- I don't know when that will be --- historians will identify this as the most significant and rapid transformation of an American city.'' Former Miami City Commissioner Johnny Winton 05/22/2005

My photo threads:





ChuckScraperMiami#1 liked this post
QuantumX no está en línea   Reply With Quote


Reply

Tags
mansions at acqualina, miami, sunny isles, sunny isles beach

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Related topics on SkyscraperCity


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 04:19 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Feedback Buttons provided by Advanced Post Thanks / Like (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

SkyscraperCity ☆ In Urbanity We trust ☆ about us | privacy policy | DMCA policy

Hosted by Blacksun, dedicated to this site too!
Forum server management by DaiTengu