Project Details

Miami’s First Student Condo


Ideal location! High Demand! Worldwide, over $16 Billion of the ‘Smart Money’ has gone into student housing, one of the fastest growing asset classes in the world as University enrollments continue to trend upward. This recession-resistant sector has quickly matured and a number of large institutional investors are moving into the market. US developers built 47,800 new beds in 2016 to meet the demand.

Designed by world renowned architect, Arquitectonica, University Bridge will stand 20 floors tall with 492 condos. Reflecting Miami’s ocean setting with podium-to- sky wave pattern across the exterior elevation and unencumbered views to the south overlooking the university, the building will include 60,950 total sf of amenity space and 7,200 sf of commercial space.

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Reasons to Buy

This recession-resistant sector has quickly matured and a number of large institutional investors are moving into the market. US developers built 47,800 new beds in 2016 to meet the demand.

  • High Growth Tier 1 University with Division 1 Football
  • Walking distance from campus
  • Professionally maintained and managed
  • Luxury resort-style, purpose built amenities
  • On site safety and security
  • Fully finished and furnished
  • Private bathrooms
  • In-suite laundry, flat screen TV, WiFi, A/C
  • Private study rooms and collaboration areas

University Bridge Checklist

  • Market demand and University growth projections
  • Directly connected to campus
  • Developer track record
  • Property management track record
  • Purpose built amenities
  • World renowned architect

FIU Growth & Demand
Florida International University is the fastest growing University in Florida and the 4th largest in the USA.

  • 55,112 students in 2016
  • Projected growth to 65,000 students in next 5 years
  • 191 programs of study, 280 majors
  • Graduate programs in architecture, business administration, engineering, law and medicine
  • The adjacent south campus is FIU’s largest campus
  • 23 colleges and schools
  • Housing is only available for 8% of student population forcing
  • 92% of students to live off campus
  • Budget of over $649 million for expansion
  • Five-Year $900 million expansion plan underway
  • Endowments of over $100 million
  • Research expenditures approx. $110 million
  • The wait list for on campus housing is over 700 people

Quick Facts

Name Of Project: University Bridge Residences
University: Florida International University
Address: 740 SW 109th Ave, University District, Sweetwater, Miami-Dade, FL 33174
Builder: Global City, Reichmann International & Podium Developments
Completion Date: Academic Year 2020-2021
Pricing: High $190,000s to the high $600,000s (All Pricing in USD)
Maintenance Fees: $0.40 per square foot including amenities, security, cable & internet
Stories: 21
Number Of Suites: 868 Total (492 in the First Release)
Suite Types: Studios – Three Bedrooms
Square Feet: 317 Square Feet – 1,634 Square Feet
Deposit Structure:
10% in 30 Days
10% in 90 Days
15% Upon Pouring Foundation Of The Building (Estimated December 2018)
15% Upon Roof Completion (Estimated 8 Months After Foundation – July 2019)
Developer: Miami-based Global City Development, Toronto-based Reichmann International and Toronto-based Podium Developments
Property Management Company: Landmark Properties
Amenities: Stunning Amenity Deck with a landscaped recreational area boasting a resort-style pool with beach entry and pool volleyball with lap area, cabanas, sun deck with daybeds, BBQ and dining areas, a state-of-the-art fitness room, and a 5,500-square-foot indoor lounge and game room. The building’s rooftop will also feature a sunset terrace complete with dining areas, large yoga lawn and performance stage; Access to all university online tools directly from their condominium, just as if they were on campus; shared study areas on each residential floor, a business center complete with four fully equipped conference rooms, and an outdoor video screen that can show movies or sporting events; an on-hours concierge will be available in the main lobby for the convenience of residents while security staff will be on hand 24-hours. University Bridge will also offer approximately 7,000 square feet of ​ground floor commercial space available for future retail or restaurants curated to support the student residents’ needs and lifestyle​

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