How SB Architects is Redesigning Retail Into Thriving Mixed-Use Redevelopments

Despite a surplus in U.S. retail space, some developers are building more, just not in the form of malls. The target clientele: discerning professionals in pursuit of integrated pedestrian-focused developments that have all the urban trappings. These projects, often joint ventures between a housing developer and a developer with retail expertise, are sprouting up around

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Wineglasses Rising

Our wine practice is dedicated to producing designs where site sensitivity, structure and nuance are favored above all else. The combination of exceptional sites and local influences make our wine-related projects a truly wonderful place for guests. To best convey the individuality of each site, we try to be modern in our thinking and classic

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Mexico is the most developed hospitality market in Latin America and is poised for continued growth

There is no doubt that investment interest and opportunity in Latin America, particularly, Mexico is strengthening as investors aim to increase their purchase activity alongside a stable risk approach. Latin American investors remain actively engaged in real estate, as 75% intend to be net buyers in 2018, a 55% acquisition increase from the previous year. According

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222: Business Tips and More with Keith Houchin

Keith Houchin speaks with Enoch Sears of the Business of Architecture about his top business tips including: How to “wow” your clients with architectural visualization (it isn’t just about the image) Tips for picking the right rendering company that matches your budget The project ‘kickstart’ process that gets everyone on the team aligned and reduces

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Sheltering Surivors — Integrating Design Thinking With Humanitarian Efforts

The Coral Gables Museum is hosting a temporary exhibition — Sheltering Survivors — from November 2017 to May 2018. Sheltering Survivors explores the stories of the record-high forcibly displaced population in the context of human resettlement and innovative shelter designs. Museum patrons will be able to enter and experience shelters that have been applied worldwide,

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The Gary Hicks Award

We are a company of people. Talented, creative individuals who will always make SB Architects stand apart from other firms. And at no time is this more evident than when we announce promotions and celebrate the hard work, commitment, collaborative energy, and design excellence that has taken us this far. Gary Hicks’ job required him

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Fisher Island Honored with AIA Miami Test of Time Award

Standing the test of time Every great city has them – buildings, neighborhoods or communities that are so entwined with the city’s history and culture that they stand the test of time, becoming integral to the city’s identity. Honored by the Miami Chapter of the American Institute of Architects with its annual Test of Time

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SB Architects-designed Palm Court Honored for Sustainable Design

A new voice for sustainable design At the close of 2016, the Miami Chapter of the American Institute of Architects honored Palm Court, Miami Design District in its second annual COTE Sustainability Awards. As the master architects for Palm Court, SB Architects provided leadership and design continuity, designing the project’s core and shell, and working

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SB Architects Goes BIG With 3 New High-Rise Projects

Long known as an industry leader in the design of luxurious, site-sensitive resorts, SB Architects is quickly becoming a key player in the design of urban high-rise properties, leveraging a long history of leadership in the design of multi-family and mixed-use projects. “The goal of our practice is to be skilled and nimble, a leader

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Countdown to Opening

With a little over a month to go until Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa opens its doors, here is a time-lapse video showcasing the construction of the new Grand Cayman destination resort located on the famed Seven Mile Beach. SB Architects is looking forward to attending the ribbon cutting ceremony on November 15th which marks

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