Brickell is a heavily populated high rise residential part of Miami with numerous upscale condominiums and luxury towers. Once it was a historic neighborhood with lavish mansions and oversized homes by Mary Brickell which later received the name of “Millionaires Row”. Due to the rapid urbanization over the years , this historic heart of Miami was gradually replaced by magnificent office towers, apartment buildings and high end hotels. Now it’s well known as Miami and South Florida`s major financial district. You can find almost any international bank as well as most of the states consulates along Brickell Avenue. Brickell area is proudly bearing nickname of Financial District, the center of banking, investment and financial sectors.
In recent years Downtown Miami area has been rapidly growing with new developments that have been attracting great number of international as well as local investors, interested in upscale residential high rise condominiums.
Unlike any other part, other than South Beach, Downtown Miami/Brickell public transportation well developed and heavily used. Metrorail and Metromover is the main public transit network which stations can be found very frequently throughout Brickell area and is free to use.
For those who enjoy high class social gatherings and entertainment, Mary Brickell Village with its numerous restaurants and upscale boutiques, would be a perfect spot.
Downtown is the area highly popular among young professionals and those who seek fast paced lifestyle. There is a great number of renters as well as owners of real estate in the age group between 24-35.
Downtown/Brickell area has transformed into a trendy nightlife spot with numerous places of entertainment. To name a few is American Airlines Arena , home for Miami Heat basketball team which also hosts concerts of such big names in music industry as Madonna, Beyoncé, Britney Spears, Justin Bieber, Jennifer Lopez and Enrique Iglesias . Another recreational spot for locals and tourists is Bayside Marketplace –a waterfront entertainment destination featuring endless number of little boutique shops ,restaurants ,bars and live performances. If you are visiting Miami, you must go on one of the boat tours offered by Bayside vendors of water sightseeing. Its an unforgettable experience and shows you the beauty and the reason why so many people fall in love with Miami waterfront properties and invest in Miami Real estate.