Fort Lauderdale rejects Alexan tower

Fort Lauderdale rejects Alexan tower

A controversial 21-story tower next to the tunnel in downtown Fort Lauderdale was roundly rejected by commissioners who campaigned against overdevelopment. The denial almost surely moves the matter — the city’s first development showdown since the March election — to a courtroom. Just after the vote, attorney Bill Spencer, representing Trammell Crow Residential, said the…

Metropica gains traction in Sunrise as retailers sign, first tower is topped off

Metropica gains traction in Sunrise as retailers sign, first tower is topped off

It’s taken the better part of 15 years, but the long-awaited master planned development in Sunrise known as Metropica is gaining traction with the near-completion of its first residential tower, more condo buyers signing contracts, and retail and restaurant chains committing to leasing deals. On 65 acres of land at the Sawgrass Expressway and Sunrise…

Metropica gains traction in Sunrise as retailers sign up, first tower nears top-off

Metropica gains traction in Sunrise as retailers sign up, first tower nears top-off

It’s taken the better part of 15 years, but the long-awaited master planned development in Sunrise known as Metropica is gaining traction with the near-completion of its first residential tower, more condo buyers signing contracts, and retail and restaurant chains committing to leasing deals. On 65 acres of land at the Sawgrass Expressway and Sunrise…