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The MiMo area of Biscayne Boulevard is Experiencing a Renaissance

April 12, 2016

The MiMo area of Biscayne Boulevard in Miami, Florida is currently undergoing an exciting period of transformation, with new boutique shops, restaurants, residences, hotels, and more springing up daily all along the boulevard. Furthermore, investors are continuing to buy up properties in the MiMo district, which had been in a state of gradual decline for the past several decades, and is now at the heart of a general wave of gentrification in Miami.

According to Wikipedia, “The area along Biscayne Boulevard is now the designated “MiMo Biscayne Boulevard Historic District” or more uniquely named “MiMo on BiBo”, for “Miami Modern on Biscayne Boulevard”. MiMo Historic District runs roughly from 50th Street to 77th Street along Biscayne Boulevard.”

The city of Miami, and the MiMo Biscayne Association, established the MiMo (short for Miami Modern) historic district in 2006 to protect and preserve the unique and largely intact MiMo architecture and the 1950’s ambiance of Biscayne Boulevard. However, there were also hopes in significant area redevelopment with establishing the MiMo district. This is quickly becoming a reality with condos, offices and much more desirable property currently being developed and in the works.

“In a city undergoing a wholesale reinvention, one crane at a time, the MiMo district is carving out its own distinct identity as a low-scale, stylish but unflashy Main Street for the gentrifying collection of residential neighborhoods that flank the boulevard, ” reports the Miami Herald. “Condos and offices are also part of the coming mix, suggesting the trend has real legs.”

If you are in the market to buy or rent commercial or residential property in the MiMo area of Miami, Florida, then you check out a few of our currently available listings: 


5555 Biscayne Blvd  At 5555 Biscayne Blvd., Metro1 currently has new offices available for lease in a 1970’s-era office building located just minutes from I-95, 55th Station, The Design District, Midtown, and Wynwood. Full floor plans are available from 5,700 SF to 17,100 SF for the entire building.

6300 Biscayne Blvd  6300 Biscayne Blvd. is home to one of several motels being turned into offices. The South Pacific Motel, built in 1953, now features office space for the creative class plus retail space in the heart of the MiMo District.

6807 Biscayne Blvd  6807 Biscayne Blvd. features excellent corner retail property that is able to accommodate a variety of uses, including retail, showroom, and restaurant. Additionally, this building is located next to popular businesses, like Blue Collar, Dogma Grill, Cena by Michy, and many more.

7935 Biscayne Blvd  Located in one of the premiere retail locations in Miami, the building at 7935 Biscayne Blvd. offers high visibility for retailers along the Biscayne Corridor. Plus, easy access to Miami Beach and major highways.

If you are interested in checking out available property in the emerging MiMo district of Biscayne Boulevard in Miami, call Metro1 today on (305) 909-6775.

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