Yoo Residences at Metropica

One Metropica Residences Desinged by YOO2000 Metropica Way, Sunrise, FL

Metropica will be a master-planned community on 65 acres of land in western Broward County. When completed, it will feature 2,250 condos, 300 townhomes, 620,000 sq. ft. of stores, entertainment and restaurants, 3,600 parking spaces, 500,000 sq. ft. of office space and cost about $1.5 billion to build. Construction is expected to take up to 10 years and will be a city-within-a-city designed with pedestrian-friendly paths, offering hiking, biking and walking trails in addition to multiple outdoor play areas in a lush landscape.

Metropica will also feature the following amenities:

  • Retail stores
  • Restaurants
  • State-of-the art Wellness & Fitness facility
  • Resort-style beach club, with expansive infinity-edge swimming pool
  • Mini-soccer field and tennis and basketball courts
  • Movie theater
  • Kids Club
  • Central park with outdoor WiFi stations

The first residential building will be Yoo at Metropica/Tower 1 and will feature 263 residences in a 28-story tower. The units will come in one, two and three bedroom configurations as well as penthouses.

The residences can be rented out a minimum of 90 days, or 4 times a year.

Yoo at Metropica Building Amenities:

  • Zero edge resort-style pool
  • Outdoor Jacuzzi
  • Shaded lounge areas
  • Fully equipped 24-hour fitness center featuring multipurpose fitness studio
  • Indoor and outdoor treatment rooms
  • Indoor steam room and sauna
  • Outdoor area for yoga classes
  • High-speed WiFi throughout all common areas
  • Two full size tennis courts with spectator seating areas
  • Valet parking for guests
  • 24-hour concierge and security service
  • Full time maintenance staff
  • Guest Suite
  • Indoor club room with bar, lounge, catering kitchen
  • Game Room
  • Owner’s Social Room (Event / party venue)
  • Outdoor summer kitchen and dining areas
  • Outdoor game area
  • Kid’s indoor playroom
  • Indoor surround sound movie theater
  • Bike share and repair facility
  • Signature ‘Pet Respite’ featuring indoor pet facilities, including dog grooming
  • Climate-controlled storage facilities (available as an upgrade)
  • Reception butler
  • LED lighting throughout the project

Residential Features:

  • Each residence will be delivered furniture ready with options from two exquisite YOO finish selections
  • Imported porcelain tile throughout
  • Open floor plans with floor-to-ceiling impact resistant, UV protection-coated, high efficiency windows and sliding glass doors
  • Smooth-finish 9’ or 10’ ceilings in all living spaces
  • Spacious terraces with glass railings directly accessible from living areas and wrap-around terraces in all corner units
  • Spacious walk-in closets in all master bedrooms
  • Pre-wired for high-speed communications
  • 6” marble entry thresholds

Designer Kitchens

  • Imported porcelain tile floors
  • Premium contemporary Italian cabinetry of varying styles by YOO studios with
  • Quartz countertops and backsplash
  • Whirlpool stainless steel appliances, including counter-depth, French-door refrigerator, cooktop, oven, microwave and dishwasher
  • Oversized stainless steel zero radius square edge sink
  • Washer/Dryer included
  • Designer plumbing fixtures by Hansgrohe

Contemporary Baths

  • Imported porcelain tile in the bathroom
  • Premium contemporary cabinetry
  • Designer plumbing fixtures by Hansgrohe
  • Contemporary white resin top vanities with integral square edge lavs. and stainless steel frames
  • Double sinks in master baths
  • Oversized tubs and frameless glass-enclosed showers in select residences
  • Integrated LED lighting in master bathroom vanity mirrors
  • Powder room in select residences

Maximized Connectivity

  • Schlage Control™ Smart Deadbolt
  • CAT 6 Wiring
  • Leviton™ Media Enclosure for maximal wireless coverage
  • Leviton™ Surge Protective Receptacles
  • Digital (programmable) thermostat

Construction began in late 2015 and the first tower will be delivered in March 2020.

Domestic buyers may purchase a residence with 20% of the purchase price upon signing a contract and the balance at closing.  International buyers require 30% deposit and the balance at closing.

Prices range from $450,000 up to $677,000 for the residences. The three-bedroom penthouses range from $1,344,000-$1,533,000. Prices and availability subject to change without prior notice.

Monthly maintenance fee is $.65 per square feet.

Central Park

Buyer Incentive:

The developer is offering a lease back program on certain units, the 02 and 11 lines, which are two bedroom, two bath plus den. The developer will pay 10% of the value of the unit at closing (5% for each year, 10% total) and for two years, will absorb the costs of homeowners association, property taxes, rental costs and property management. This program is available for a limited time and can be discontinued without prior notice.

The Team Behind Metropica:

Every aspect of Metropica has been designed to the highest level of quality and aesthetic integrity by a team that is renowned internationally for their various talents and expertise. Tower One interiors by YOO and architecture by Chad Oppenheim are a celebration of tropical style for contemporary lifestyles. Landscaping by EDSA creates a lush paradise surrounding and connecting every part of the community.

Metropica is being developed by Metropica Development, LLC.

Metropica Beach Club small

Location:

Metropica is centrally located in West Broward County just a few minutes from South Florida’s major highways, including I-75, I-95, the Florida Turnpike, and 595. It is less than 15 minutes from Weston and the Fort Lauderdale Airport, and less than a half hour from the Fort Lauderdale beaches, Boca Raton, and Aventura.

Metropica is just west of the internationally-renowned Sawgrass Mills mall, the mega–mall with nearly 2.4 million sq. ft. of retail, over 350 stores and the Regal 23 Cinemas.  It is also a short drive to the BB&T Center, indoor arena home to the National Hockey League’s Florida Panthers

Click here for an e-brochure about Metropica and contact me for specific pricing and floor plans.

Maria Lopez, Realtor
RE/MAX Advance Realty
(305) 467-0774
MLopez5020@gmail.com

Real Estate Investing: 3 Secrets of Successful Home Buyers That You Can Use Today

While making a real estate purchase can be a matter rife with many questions, buying to invest in a long-term property can be even more confusing. If you’re looking into investing in real estate and wondering what variables to consider, here are a few tips that you’ll want to keep in mind before deciding on a fruitful investment property.

Be Aware Of The Market You’re Buying Into

Since you’ll need to be aware of what other people are looking for in a property if you’re diving into real estate to invest, you’ll want to carefully consider the neighborhood and city that you’re buying in and think about what the future holds.

While becoming knowledgeable about home prices in the area you’re thinking of buying is a must, you’ll also want to think about market projections, trendy new neighborhoods and what the appeal will be to renters or buyers of the home you’re contemplating.

Consider A Diamond In The Rough

It might seem like a home that is a little rough around the edges is going to be a high-maintenance endeavor that doesn’t balance out in the end, but a fixer upper of a place may end up being the best option.

While you may need to renovate a little here and there to unearth some of its natural features, improvements to a home with a good structure in a good neighborhood can be more economical than spending more on a home that instantly appeals. It can also provide a better return on your investment in the long-term.

Stay Within Your Spending Means

When considering an investment property, it can be quite easy to get derailed and think about what you’ll be making instead of the expenditure of the initial investment. However, it’s important to determine beforehand that what you’re choosing to afford is going to be manageable in case you have to swing it on your own.

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There are many questions that can come along with choosing to invest in real estate, but by carefully considering the market and keeping your purchase at a reasonable price point, you may have a long-term moneymaker on your hands.

Thinking about investing in real estate? Contact me and let’s talk about it.

Maria Lopez
RE/MAX Advance Realty
(305) 467-0774
MLopez5020@gmail.com