What better way to spend the holidays than in sunny Florida? Watch bedazzled boats twinkle with bright lights float down the Intracoastal Waterway for the famous Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest boat parade that just took place last night, December 9 th , attend the Bonnet House Light Up the Bonnet House Museum & Gardens in Fort Lauderdale beach or walk along A1A and see the gigantic surfer snowman holiday sculpture at the end of Las Olas Boulevard. Fort Lauderdale is alive and full of festive salty spirit air. It is a beautiful time of year to be in Florida and ring in the holiday season.
Holiday shopping at The Galleria Mall with the towering magnificent reindeer decorations outside the mall entrance is a real treat. Right down the street is RIVA, the newest residential luxury 15-story condominium being constructed on the Middle River just a short walk from The Galleria Mall off Federal Highway. Wouldn’t you want to put one of these modern condominiums on your Christmas list this year? As a matter of fact, developer Premier Developers lowered the deposit amount to 20% at summers end as the project nears completion. RIVA is being built by Moss & Associates, a local well known general contractor, which provides confidence in the fact the structure and interiors will be solid with high trusted quality and finishes within every fine detail.
This riverfront tower that will be home to only 100 owners offering exquisite surround views located at 1180 North Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, Florida across from George English Park and only one mile from the beach. You can even paddleboard, dock your boat or drive your Jet Ski right up to the resident Watersports Center and docks. RIVA offers all residences access to the electric water taxi.
Choose from one of the ten different model plans, with only 90 residences from floors 5-14 with garage parking and private storage areas. Spacious two bedrooms are over 1,500 sf and expansive three bedrooms go over 2,500 sf. Each residence has a wrap-around panoramic enormous terraces featuring summer kitchens for entertaining or simply to enjoy coffee and sunrises. RIVA’s penthouse collection marvels by offering 8 diverse models with two floors, two terraces, two horizons, two-car garage and a boat slip. Each penthouse has all the amenities of the lower floors and more, starting with a private elevator foyer, no communal hallways, even a personal elevator between the two intimate floors and two master suites. In over 5,000 – 7,000 sf of indoor-outdoor living space and choose from up to four bedrooms and up to four and a half baths.
There is only a minimal amount of the residences still available as the property has been taking deposits since February 2015 with half under contract right out the gate. What better gift to find under the tree than a signed contract on your new luxurious waterfront condo? Not long before move-in in 2018 and by next holiday season you will be standing on your own dock, boarding your own boat, nestled under the stars with a cup of hot chocolate in hand while heading out to the Intracoastal to watch another spectacular Fort Lauderdale boat parade.
A waterfront enthusiasts dream of a marine lifestyle. We would be happy to schedule a showing at RIVA if you are in the market to buy waterfront real estate in Fort Lauderdale. Tis the season.