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SABBIA BEACH

Taking its inspiration from the shifting sand along the water’s edge, Sabbia Beach is a 72-unit condominium tower whose expansive balconies offer sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean. The Arquitectonica-designed project includes two- and three-bedroom residences, as well as terrace units and a two-story penthouse. Each of the five main unit types features private or semi-private elevator access. On the ground floor, a boutique lobby with a glissading feature wall draws residents into a resort-style social room and lounge that looks onto the lush, exotic landscaping that surrounds the pool deck. From the pool area, a wooden walkway leads residents to the beach through a tropical dunescape.

As the first beachfront development in Pompano Beach in nearly a decade, Sabbia Beach marks the expansion of luxury oceanfront living into a new, untapped market between Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach. BLOCK53 assisted in this ambitious venture by providing comprehensive owner’s representation services in each phase of the project. The oceanfront site presented a number of challenges, including a height restriction imposed by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and regulatory mandates from FEMA based on the site’s hurricane zone rating. These complications held significant entitlement, scheduling, and construction implications. BLOCK53 worked through these issues with the project’s design and legal team, helping secure development rights at the local and state level to enable to the project to proceed on schedule and meet crucial filing deadlines.

Project Information

Client

Status

Location

Site

Program

Fernbrook Florida

Anticipated Completion 2017

Pompano Beach, FL

Ocean Drive, north of Atlantic Boulevard

72-unit luxury condominium

Two-story, 152-space parking garage

Residential amenity area with business center, lounge, multi-purpose, gym, yoga room, spa and outdoor pool

Project Team

Architect

Arquitectonica

Landscape Architect

Arquitectonica GEO

Civil Engineer

Keith  & Associates

MEP Engineer

Stantec (formerly Edwards & Zuck)

Structural Engineer

De Los Reyes Engineering

Geotechnical Engineer

Ardaman & Associates

Wind Tunnel Engineering

RWDI

Enclosure Consultant

Miami Curtain Wall Consultants

Environmental Consultant

Ocean Consulting

Pool Consultant

Aquadynamics

General Contractor

Verdex Construction

Press

Buyers looking for new construction directly on the sand will find one of the very few places left to experience this lifestyle in South Florida. Future residents of Sabbia Beach will have the Atlantic Ocean as their backyard.

Construction Aerials

Location

Pompano Beach, FL

Status

Anticipated Completion 2018

Type

Multi-Family

Services

Owner’s Representation

Development Management

Design Management

Construction Management