Blanca Commercial Real Estate Selected to Lease Brickell Bayview Centre in Downtown Miami
04/23/2013

The 33-story, 285,595 square foot Brickell District office building becomes newest addition to firm’s leasing portfolio.

Online PR News – 23-April-2013 – MIAMI, FL – Miami-based commercial real estate brokerage and advisory firm Blanca Commercial Real Estate has been selected as the exclusive leasing agent for Brickell Bayview Centre, a 33-story office tower located at 80 SW 8th Street in the heart of Downtown Miami’s Brickell District. The 285,595 square foot office tower is situated between SW 8th and 9th Streets at SW 1st Avenue, neighboring The Shops at Mary Brickell Village and the mixed-use Brickell CityCentre project now underway. It is the only high-rise office building in the Brickell area conveniently located across the street from a Metrorail station – the Brickell Metrorail Station at SW 1st Avenue, which now provides rail access to and from Miami International Airport.

News of the Blanca Commercial Real Estate assignment follows the asset’s recent purchase by a joint venture between Banyan Street Capital, LLC and Crocker Partners. The acquisition comes as Miami’s urban core gains steam as an international destination for business and tourism and a thriving mixed-use neighborhood complete with retail, residential, commercial, hospitality and cultural uses.

Blanca Commercial Real Estate President and CEO Tere Blanca, Executive Vice President Danet Linares, and Associate Vice President Alexander Cahlin will lead the office leasing and marketing of the property. Brickell Bayview Centre’s current occupancy rate stands at 87 percent, with a diverse tenant roster that includes The Beacon Council, the Consulate Generals of Japan and Brazil, Chase Bank, law firm Rumberger, Kirk & Caldwell, law firm Thornton, Davis & Fine, and marketing firm Max Borges Agency.

“Brickell Bayview Centre’s new ownership group is well known for having vision, commitment to quality and financial strength,” said Blanca Commercial Real Estate President and CEO Tere Blanca. “Brickell Bayview Centre is a desirable address in one of Miami’s most in-demand neighborhoods, across the street from fantastic retail and residential projects including Mary Brickell Village’s Publix Supermarket and L.A. Fitness Center, and the mixed-use Brickell CityCentre development. The building also offers great connectivity to all of Miami, with the Brickell Metrorail Station steps away and I-95 nearby.”

Brickell Bayview Centre offers ample on-site parking with a ratio of 1.9 spaces per 1,000 square feet leased, several public transit options within walking distance, an on-site restaurant, and a Chase Bank branch. The building has earned LEED certification from the U.S. Green Building Council and received an Energy Star rating in acknowledgment of its energy efficient operations.

For leasing opportunities, please contact Tere Blanca, Danet Linares or Alexander Cahlin of Blanca Commercial Real Estate at (305) 577-8850.