ANF Group Named General Contractor to build 255-unit multifamily development

A joint venture between two Miami-based developers, Global City Development and Gilu Development, are set to break ground on a 17- acre parcel in Fort Myers, FL, on the corner of Crystal Drive and 6 Mile Cypress Parkway, that was purchased in August 2022.

The joint venture will be developing a $90 million, 255-unit gated luxury multi-family community, consisting of 1-, 2-, and 3-bedroom residences, ranging in size from 786 sq ft to 1,690 sq ft.

Amenities include private garages, outdoor exercise areas and a 2-story 6,200 square foot clubhouse, which features a state-of-the-art fitness center, a meditation area, a children’s playroom, a resident’s lounge (inclusive of private zoom studios and co-working space), a grand room for events, on-site management office, a resident’s package room and convenience area coupled with lush landscaping and a pool overlooking the community’s private lake. 

The project should break ground in January 2023 with a completion date in Q2 2024.

The centrally located parcel is within minutes from major retailers, medical centers and entertainment facilities, among them Whole Foods, Publix, Top Golf, Gulf Coast Medical Center, Lee County Sports Complex and numerous others. 

“The City of Fort Myers is one of the State of Florida’s true gems,” said Brian Pearl and Diego Procel, Principals of Global City Development.

Added Luis Bermudez of Gilu Development & Holdings:  “This community will have an extremely positive impact on the area as a whole and support the need for housing in our growing state.”

“We are honored to be working among the industry’s most respected professionals and look forward to expanding our footprint to Florida’s southwest region,” said Al Fernandez, president of ANF Group.

Since 1981 ANF Group, Inc. has been an industry leader in multi-family, commercial, and education construction, and has played a vital role in the highly specialized niche of healthcare construction.

 

 

 

ANF Group, Inc., a full-service construction firm providing construction management, general contracting, development, and design-build services to the South Florida market, has announced the topping out of The Kavista, a 282-unit, eight-story residential development located in the Village of El Portal neighborhood in Miami-Dade County.

“The topping out of The Kavista is a significant milestone as we look forward to completing this well-amenitized multifamily development by fall 2023,” said Al Fernandez, president of ANF Group.  “We’re thrilled to work with the Barrington Brothers to offer a product in this historic neighborhood, Village of El Portal, for this growing community.”

The project is being developed by Barrington Brothers LLC, a family-owned and operated company that seeks opportunistic real estate investments throughout South Florida.  Located at 495 N.E. 83rd St., The Kavista will offer one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments, and ground floor live-work units ranging from 559 to 1,133 square feet.

The Kavista’s community amenities include 351 parking spaces, a resort-style pool and deck, outdoor grilling area with seating, co-working space, theater, fitness center, and electric vehicle charging stations. In addition, the interior courtyard and landscaping design will have a bird-friendly environment filled with a variety of trees and plants to attract a wide range of popular birds. Inspired by Native American lifeways and culture, The Kavista’s interior design celebrates early Miami-Dade history.

Since 1981 ANF Group, Inc. has been providing quality preconstruction, construction management, general contracting, development, and design-build services to the South Florida Market.  ANF is an industry leader in commercial, multi-family, and education construction, and has played a vital role in the highly specialized niche of healthcare construction with expertise working on active campuses, laboratories, and research facilities.  With more than 40 years in the construction industry, ANF is a family-owned and operated business whose expertise, professionalism, and meticulous work ethic have made them one of South Florida's most respected construction firms. For more information visit www.anfgroup.com.  

 

Among dozens of businesses, company recognized for safety, construction

 

ANF Group, Inc., a full-service construction firm providing construction management, general contracting, development, and design-build services, has been presented with an Eagle and a Pyramid Award for two of its projects at this year’s Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Florida East Coast Chapter 2022 Excellence in Construction (EIC) Awards. The EIC awards program is the industry’s leading competition that honors both general and specialty contractors for innovative and high-quality merit shop construction projects. 

"We are honored and thrilled to be recognized by ABC for the team’s distinction in construction for these two prominent projects," said Al Fernandez, President of ANF Group.  “Our reputation is built on hard work and long-term relationships. This award is a true testament to our commitment to our clients and our community.” 

ANF’s winning projects are:

Eagle Award - Eurus at Miramar is a 280-unit apartment complex with one, two, and three-bedroom apartments on a 12.52-acre site in Miramar, FL. The new community is constructed with spacious floor plans and high-end finishes across seven 4-story buildings with elevator access. The gated community also includes 16 private garages, 623 parking spaces, 58,000 square feet of green space, a dog park, playground, clubhouse, and two resort-style pools with BBQ areas.

Pyramid Award - Memorial Hospital Miramar, Medical Office Building II is a 4-story 126,000 square foot new construction project, which includes an Ambulatory Surgical Center and a Women’s Center. Memorial Healthcare System (MHS) will occupy some office space in the building and lease out the rest to physicians.

ABC Florida East Coast Chapter 2022 EIC Awards ceremony was held on October 20th at the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort in Fort Lauderdale.  Dozens of businesses were recognized for safety, construction and more at the awards banquet.

The EIC annual awards honors every member of the construction team, including the contractor, owner, architect and engineer. The winning projects, selected from entries submitted across the FL East Coast, are judged on complexity, attractiveness, unique challenges overcome, completion time, workmanship, innovation, safety and cost.

Presently in its 41st year in business, the award-winning firm ANF Group is perhaps best known for building the $80 million Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital, the $50 million Nova Southeastern University Center for Collaborative Research Facility in Davie, and for its work on approximately 150 different projects for Memorial Healthcare System.  Founded in 1981, ANF is a family-owned and operated business led by Alberto Fernandez, Jr., Nelson Fernandez, and Alberto Gil. While continuing to maintain its healthcare-sector focus, the firm continues to expand into multifamily, educational, and commercial spaces.

MIAMI – (August 3, 2022) – ANF Group, Inc., a full-service construction firm providing construction management, general contracting, development, and design-build services, has announced the topping out of EDEN West, a 212-unit garden-style multifamily development in the City of Tamarac, FL.

The topping out represents a milestone in the construction process for the apartment community, which includes two 4-story buildings offering Class A apartment units. Amenities to include a saltwater pool, a fitness center, a clubhouse, a dog park, a grilling area, and over 360 parking spaces. Located on the northeast corner of W McNab Road and Pine Island Road, EDEN West has excellent proximity to the Sawgrass Expressway and the Florida Turnpike.

“We are excited to reach this construction milestone in topping out on this project as our team has worked steadily to reach this landmark,” said Al Fernandez, president of ANF Group.  “We are grateful for partnering with EDEN Multifamily and Cypress Equity Investments on this development and look forward to completing this project as demand for apartments continues to be on the rise.”

Developed by EDEN Multifamily industry veterans Jay Jacobson and Jay Massirman and Cypress Equity Investments, EDEN West apartments are expected to be completed in Q4 of 2022.  In addition to EDEN West, ANF has other apartment communities under construction in the South Florida area including Madison Point Apartments in Naranja and Natura Gardens in northwest Miami-Dade County, The Legacy at Tamarac and Vista Verde at Sunrise.

Founded in 1981, ANF Group is a family-owned and operated business led by Alberto Fernandez, Jr., Nelson Fernandez, and Alberto Gil. While continuing to maintain its healthcare-sector focus, the firm continues to expand into multifamily, residential, and industrial spaces.

Since 1981 ANF Group, Inc. has been providing quality preconstruction, construction management, general contracting, development, and design-build services to the South Florida Market.  ANF is an industry leader in commercial, multi-family, and education construction, and has played a vital role in the highly specialized niche of healthcare construction with expertise working on active campuses, laboratories, and research facilities.  With more than 40 years in the construction industry, ANF is a family-owned and operated business whose expertise, professionalism, and meticulous work ethic have made them one of South Florida's most respected construction firms. For more information visit www.anfgroup.com.

 

 

ANF Group, Inc., a full-service construction firm providing construction management, general contracting, development, and design-build services, in conjunction with Providence One Partners, a developer and operator of senior living communities, broke ground on May 19 on a new 114,003-square-foot assisted living facility in Pembroke Pines, Florida. The project is located on 3.15 acres on the west side of Palm Avenue, just south of Pines Boulevard at the entrance to the Pembroke Pines City Center.

 

“Providence One Partners and ANF Real Estate Group is pleased to announce the start of our newest senior community, Providence Living at Pembroke Pines.  Our goal is to create exceptional, comfortable, and safe homes to Pembroke Pines seniors, while providing each resident their ‘Best Day Possible’ through great care, diet, physical, mental and spiritual exercise and stimulating social experiences,” said Michelle Pierce, Chief Operating Officer of Providence One Development.  “Pembroke Pines has been extremely welcoming, and we are excited to be a great neighbor.”

 

Providence Living at Pembroke Pines will be a 114,003-square-foot assisted living and memory support community. The three and two-story building will have 117 units, comprising of 121 beds of assisted living and memory care.  Designed by Forum Architecture, the project will include restaurant style dining rooms with meals prepared on-site, full-service salon, fitness center with a physical therapy room and private massage room, multiple living rooms equipped with iN2L smart televisions, theatre, and craft rooms. Individual units will be equipped with upgraded lighting and plumbing fixtures, wood vinyl plank flooring throughout, full ADA compliant and zero entry showers, 42” televisions in every room with cable, Wi-Fi, and state-of-the-art wireless emergency call system. 

 

“We are excited to be partnering with Providence One on this brand-new development project to benefit families that are looking for quality senior care facilities for their aging loved ones,” said Nelson Fernandez, Executive Vice President of ANF Group.  “This type of development will continue to thrive as Florida’s senior population continues to grow.”

 

This project is being developed by Providence One Partners and ANF Real Estate Group.  It will be constructed by ANF Construction Group and will be managed by Providence Senior Living.  The project is expected to open to residents in the fourth quarter of 2023.

 

Providence One Partners was founded in 2008 by Tom Green and Michelle Pierce, who have a distinguished track record in developing commercial and residential real estate with more than 50 years of industry experience in multiple property types, including over 6,000 apartment homes (market-rate and senior apartments).  Providence is primarily focused on the acquisition and development of sustainable senior living communities, with several communities across Florida.

 

Founded in 1981, ANF Group is a family-owned and operated business led by Alberto Fernandez, Jr., Nelson Fernandez, and Alberto Gil. While continuing to maintain its healthcare-sector focus, the firm continues to expand into multifamily, residential, and industrial spaces.  Since 1981 ANF Group, Inc. has been providing quality preconstruction, construction management, general contracting, development, and design-build services to the South Florida Market.  ANF is an industry leader in commercial, multi-family, and education construction, and has played a vital role in the highly specialized niche of healthcare construction with expertise working on active campuses, laboratories, and research facilities.  With more than 40 years in the construction industry, ANF is a family-owned and operated business whose expertise, professionalism, and meticulous work ethic have made them one of South Florida's most respected construction firms. For more information visit www.anfgroup.com.

 

 

 

ANF Group, Inc., a full-service construction firm providing construction management, general contracting, development, and design-build services, announced today that the firm has been named general contract for The Kavista, a 282-unit, eight-story residential development located in the Village of El Portal neighborhood in Miami-Dade County.

The project is being developed by Barrington Brothers LLC, a family-owned and operated company that seeks opportunistic real estate investments throughout South Florida.  Located at 495 N.E. 83rd St., The Kavista will offer one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments, and ground floor live-work units ranging from 559 to 1,133 square feet.

 “We are excited to be partnering with Barrington Brothers to build their fourth multifamily development in this historic neighborhood,” said Al Fernandez, president of ANF Group.  “The Kavista will be a well-amenitized multifamily development for this upcoming, vibrant community and further strengthen its urban corridor.”

The Kavista’s community amenities include 351 parking spaces, a resort-style pool and deck, outdoor grilling area with seating, co-working space, theater, fitness center, and electric vehicle charging stations. In addition, the interior courtyard and landscaping design will have a bird-friendly environment filled with a variety of trees and plants to attract a wide range of popular birds.

 “This project is our fourth residential development in a historic neighborhood; therefore, it was very important for us to select a general contractor that has expertise in building multifamily projects,” said Ken Barrington Managing Director of Barrington Brothers. “ANF is a well-established firm who’s committed to building quality construction. Their attention to detail and passion for work were among the key factors that influenced our decision.”

Inspired by Native American lifeways and culture, The Kavista’s interior design celebrates early Miami-Dade history. Its color schemes and furnishings pay tribute to the Tequesta Tribe, who were one of the first tribes that settled in South Florida near Biscayne Bay in the present-day Miami.  The Tequesta built many villages at the mouth of the Miami River and along the coastal islands including what is today the Village of El Portal.

Barrington Brothers has created and sustained three multi-housing developments comprising 190 units just across the street from The Kavista.

Founded in 1981, ANF Group is perhaps best known for building the $80 million Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital, the $50 million Nova Southeastern University Center for Collaborative Research Facility in Davie, and for its work on approximately 150 different projects for Memorial Healthcare System.  ANF is a family-owned and operated business led by Alberto Fernandez, Jr., Nelson Fernandez, and Alberto Gil. While continuing to maintain its healthcare-sector focus, the firm continues to expand into multifamily, residential, and industrial spaces.

Since 1981 ANF Group, Inc. has been providing quality preconstruction, construction management, general contracting, development, and design-build services to the South Florida Market.  ANF is an industry leader in commercial, multi-family, and education construction, and has played a vital role in the highly specialized niche of healthcare construction with expertise working on active campuses, laboratories, and research facilities.  With more than 40 years in the construction industry, ANF is a family-owned and operated business whose expertise, professionalism, and meticulous work ethic have made them one of South Florida's most respected construction firms. For more information visit www.anfgroup.com.

 

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