Miami Beach

726 Michigan

The project is composed by 2 buildings:
One Existing 1 story residential Building at front of the property to be preserve.
One New 2 stories Building at rear of the property.

The project is totally residential use. (7 untis).

The challenge:
To preserve the Historic building fronting the property and adding additional residential units at rear without interfering with the street fronting and historic building look

The design intent:
Use the new building at back of the property as a visual limit with modern clean look that serve to framing the rich original elements of the historic building at front of the property that is being preserve. Both building sharing a site interconnected by an open landscape and courtyard in between both buildings.

Has an Historic Board approval, and Permitted for construction.