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Would you live here? 5 new developments to know in Miami

A model residence at Giralda Place in Coral Gables, designed by B+G Design Inc.
A model residence at Giralda Place in Coral Gables, designed by B+G Design Inc.

These residential buildings are so new you might not know about them yet — but you should.

If You Love Coral Gables… 

Giralda Place Residences: Nine floors house 33 units where owners enjoy ’round-the-clock concierge service, smart climate control, a heated pool with day beds and a wet bar, and a perks program in partnership with local businesses. 2222 Ponce de Leon Boulevard, Coral Gables; 786-409-6500; giraldaplace.com.

A two-level model residence at Giralda Place designed by B+G Design Inc.

If You Love to Shop… 

Merrick Manor: Even the elevators are elegant in this 10-story mid-rise within steps of the Shops at Merrick Park, with interiors designed by by Steven G. and an entertainment complex with pool, barbecue, bar and fitness center. 301 Altara Avenue, Coral Gables; 305-779-6870; merrick-manor.com.

If You Love Sunlight… 

One River Point: Architect Rafael Viñoly’s first Miami project is centered around natural light and views. Highlights include a floating riverfront podium with waterfall, B&B Italia-furnished cabanas and The Sky Club, a glass-encased space for dining, drinking and lounging. 24 Southwest Fourth Street, Miami; 305-809-7566; oneriverpoint.com.

If You Love Smart Technology…

Urbana at Downtown Doral: Urbana’s buyers can choose from single- or multilevel WiFi Certified units located in the heart of the ever-expanding Downtown Doral, with Amazon Alexa-controlled smart products and built-in energy-efficient features included. 8333 Northwest 53rd Street, Doral; 855-325-4569; lennar.com.

If You Love Pets…

Panorama Tower: The just-completed, 85-story tower in Brickell — the tallest building in the neighborhood — is a pet lover’s dream, with the Dogtown pet hotel and daycare center occupying the second floor. Human residents have access to three private movie theaters, personal wine lockers and a cyber café. Plus: reduced rent for tenants who don’t own cars. 1101 Brickell Avenue, Miami; 305-503-2100; panoramatower.com.

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