(Press Release)_WEST PALM BEACH, FL – August 31, 2017 – Florida East Coast Industries (FECI), Lincoln Property Company and Moss marked completion of its innovative residential building structure at a “topping out” ceremony today. Under the recently unveiled real estate brand Park-Line, the 290-unit tower in the heart of downtown West Palm Beach will debut fall 2018 offering residences for lease with unparalleled connectivity to the major urban centers of South Florida. The construction milestone of this significant project reemphasizes the demand for new residential buildings connected or in close proximity to transit solutions including Brightline, in urban environments.
“We are pleased to reach another important milestone in the development of Park-Line Palm Beaches and welcome our first residents next year,” said Daniel Quintana, vice president of development for Florida East Coast Industries. “West Palm Beach is a dynamic city, and we look forward to building on the positive impact our unique residence contributes to the community.”
“It’s exciting to see our combined vision take shape as we move closer to completing construction,” said Chuck Shallat, executive vice president of Lincoln Property Company’s Southeast Region. “Park-Line will set a new standard for downtown West Palm Beach living.”
Moss is the general contractor, and the company recently completed construction on the Brightline West Palm Beach train station. The residential building and parking garage was built by approximately 250 workers. The entire Park-Line Palm Beaches structure from foundation to the roof was completed in just 46 weeks. More than 1,000 cubic yards of concrete a week was poured to complete the foundations in just under four weeks, and a total of 35,500 cubic yards of concrete was utilized for the project. Baker Concrete was the concrete subcontractor.
“As a South Florida-based company, with offices located near all the Brightline stations, Moss is very excited to have reached this milestone in Palm Beach County,” said Bob Moss, chairman & CEO of Moss. “We are honored to have partnered with Lincoln Property Company and FECI to construct this residential tower as we continue developing transformative properties in the Palm Beach Community.”
Park-Line Palm Beaches will feature multi-family residences for lease including studio, one and two-bedroom apartments. Every residence will be highlighted by floor-to-ceiling windows, classic designer finishes and a collection of unparalleled amenities. Amenities making Park-Line one of the most sought after addresses for today’s professional seeking a modern urban living experience include: a full-service poolside lounge; open-air cross training course; yoga lawn and fitness center with juice bar; private cabanas with outdoor grills and intimate seating areas; shaded dog parks and pet grooming salon; event lawn with movie screen and full social calendar of resident events.
Park-Line Palm Beaches residences will be located within steps of the Brightline express intercity train service connecting Miami, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach with new downtown stations, a fleet of innovative trains and a complete customer-centric operating and communication offering that redefines what it means to travel by train in America. Partnering with Lincoln Property Company, among the most respected and diversified names in residential real estate services, Florida East Coast Industries will bring the Park-Line experience to life.
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