While we were sleeping...

Developers were busy clogging downtown Boca

While we were sleeping, developers were busy clogging downtown Boca with over 1800 new housing units (see list below). All but 170 of these units are rental units and most are small units. This new development more than doubles the number of residences in the downtown.   

Completed Projects 

  • Camden
    131 S Federal Hwy. Boca Raton, FL 33432
    261 rental apartments (522 sq. ft. to 1034 sq. ft.);
    8 stories (100 ft.); completed August 2014
  • Mark at Cityscape
    11 Plaza Real South. Boca Raton FL 33432
    208 rental apartments (508 sq. ft to 1760 sq. ft.);
    12 stories (160 ft), completed March 2015

Projects Under Construction 

  • Palmetto Promenade
    349 to 425 East Palmetto Park Road. Boca Raton FL 33432
    378 Rental apartments (average size 1050 sq. ft.);
    9 stories (100 ft.)
  • Via Mizner
    800-998 South Federal Highway. Boca Raton FL 33432
    366 Rental apartments (studios 625-635 sq.ft. 1 bedrooms 800-1085 sq.ft.)
    14 stories (160 ft.)
  • Boca Lofts
    33 SE Eighth St. Boca Raton FL 33432
    229 Rental apartments; 7 stories
    City approved; construction hasn't begun
  • Tower 155
    100 Block of East Boca Raton Rd. Boca Raton FL 33432
    170 condominiums; 12 stories (160 ft.)
  • Hyatt Place Hotel
    Corner of Palmetto Park Rd and Federal Highway. Boca Raton FL 33432
    200 room hotel; 12 stories (160 ft.) 

Sources: City records, City Staff,  http://www.theprestonpartnership.com/project/palmetto-promenade/, http://www.multihousingnews.com/cities/miami/moss-to-carry-out-penn-floridas-via-mizner-project-in-bocal-raton/1004109136.html, http://thecoastalstar.ning.com/profiles/blogs/building-boom-boca-raton-s-downtown-construction-unprecedented-an, http://www.sun-sentinel.com/local/palm-beach/boca-raton/fl-downtown-boca-plans-20150213-story.html