A PARISION HAS DESIGNS ON MIAMI

Among projects by famed French interior designer Pierre-Yves Rochon are an impressive collection of five-star hotels around the world. They include some of the most iconic and historic, from Four Seasons to Ritz-Carltons to Soliteis to Peninsulas...

read more

JADE SIGNATURE BY HERZOG & DE MEURON

World-renowned architects Herzog & de Meuron, fresh from finishing the Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) to accolades, quietly announced their latest Miami project: Jade Signature, a luxury condominium building in Sunny Isles...

read more

IN PROGRESS: FLORIDA PENTHOUSE UNDER CONSTRUCTION TO ASK $29 MILLION

A penthouse still under construction in Sunny Isles Beach, Fla., will ask for $29 million. More than 19,000 square feet, the apartment is expected to be the priciest offering in the unfinished Jade Signature condo building...

read more

TOWER OF POWER

An all-star design team combining the Swiss architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron, the Paris-based interior design firm PYR (Pierre-Yves Rochon), and the landscape architecture firm Raymond Jungles is creating Jade Signature, the newest condominium tower in the Jade series of luxury residences from the developer Fortune International. The 57-story project, to be located just...

read more

LUXE LISTING: FLORIDA

Towering 649 feet above Sunny Isles Beach’s turquoise aqueousness are 57 stories of fancy Collins Avenue condos collectively dubbed Jade Signature. The super glassed-and-terraced “parallelogram that angles all oceanfront apartments to the southern sun” comes courtesy of Swiss design firm Herzog & de Meuron. The cherry on top Is a 10,500-square-foot penthouse, packing unobstructed views...

read more

ONE TO KNOW: THE REFORMER

Back when he was a postgrad, Buenos Aires-born, Cordoba-educated Edgardo Defortuna was supposed to be in Miami for three months to perfect his english. "They're still waiting for me to come back," he says. Instead of returning to Argentina, Defortuna has built one of South Florida's most important developments and real estate empire: Fortune International Realty...

read more

NEGOCIO INMOBILIARIO CON ACENTO ARGENTINO EN MIAMI

“Hoy Miami se esta transformando a lo Manhattan, cada vez hay mas inversion, mas construccion, mas museos, restaurantes de lujo. Hoy todos quieren su piso en Miami.” Edgardo Defortuna Mega hace 30 anos a esta ciudad solo para acompariar a su hermana en un viaje de estudios y no regresO jamas a la Argentina. Hoy...

read more

HERZOG & DE MEURON’S JADE SIGNATURE FOR MIAMI REVEALED

Swiss pritzker prize winners Herzog & De Meuron will continue to flesh out the tropical destination and burgeoning artistic hub of the greater miami landscape; in lieu of a urban complex-parking garage or bayfront art museum, this time the architects will erect a 57 storey luxury condominium in the uptown miami enclave of sunny isles...

read more

NEVER ENOUGH JADE

The next chapter in Fortune International’s prestigious collection of Jade buildings is popping up on Sunny Isles Beach. Jade Signature will be designed by the world-renowned firm of Herzog & de Meuron—the very same outfit that has been crafting the much-anticipated Perez Art Museum Miami about to open in December—and the ocean views are the...

read more

TARGETED SUCCESS

Edgardo Defortuna has built a real estate empire by making it a point to give his clients exactly what they want. As a young man, Edgardo Defurtuna was not interested in relocating to Miami. At the time, my sister wanted to move to Miami, and hailing from a traditional South American family, my father made...

read more

FORTUNE BREAKS GROUND ON JADE SIGNATURE, FOURTH JADE TOWER

Fortune breaks ground on Jade Signature, 4th Jade tower Construction teams began digging the underground parking garage for Fortune’s 192-unit Jade Signature project in Sunny Isles Beach. Fortune chief executive Edgardo Defortuna joined city officials...

read more

DEFORTUNA DEBUTS 13 MINUTE MOVIE ABOUT SUNNY ISLES BEACH PROJECT

The developer behind Jade Signature has taken marketing the project to new levels as the condo market continues to heat up. Fortune International President and CEO Edgardo Defortuna used the Colony Theater to screen a 13-minute movie he produced...

read more

HERZOG & DE MEURON’S LATEST TOWER: JADE SIGNATURE

Fortune International has released images of a 57-story, Herzog and de Meuron-designed residential tower in Miami. With interiors by Parisian firm PYR and landscape by Raymond Jungles, the Jade Signature promises to bring high design to Sunny Isles, Florida. Described as “contemporary houses in the sky,” units will feature ample outdoor terrace space and large...

read more

FORTUNE INTERNTIONAL’S EDGARDO DEFORTUNA LANDED IN MIAMI BY CHANCE, BUT SINCE HAS MADE A PURPOSEFUL IMPACT ON THE CITY’S SKYLINE.

Fortune International’s Edgardo Defortuna landed in Miami by chance, but has since made a purposeful impact on the city’s skyline...

read more

VIEWS FROM THE TOP

Transcending the lush flora and fauna of Miami and Miami Beach, six world-class penthouse projects will elevate outdoor living to extraordinarily glamorous heights. For most coastal homeowners, a luxurious outdoor living area requires constant home, landscape and pool maintenance to keep the property in splendid condition. But for those who don’t require a patch of...

read more

TOTALLY JADED

Totally Jaded Around the world they’re known for projects like the Bird’s Nest Olympic stadium in Beijing and the Tate Modern in London, but in Miami, Herzog & de Meuron are the European guys who gave us the 1111 Lincoln Road garage—until the forthcoming Perez Art Museum opens its doors later this year...

read more

THE REAL ESTATE SPECIAL

Miami’s growing up and it’s attracting great designers as it goes we’re always trying to find new ideas, new architects, new designers and new brands to work with,” says Carlo Rosso, president of the condominium division at the Related Group...

read more