June 16th, 2017

At Downtown Doral school…

“The School That Never Sleeps”

Jeannette Acevedo-Isenberg, the head of school at Downtown Doral Charter Elementary has received applause for her achievements. Prior to leading Downtown Doral Charter Elementary, she worked at the prestigious Sunset Elementary School.

As head of Downtown Doral Charter school, Ms. Acevedo-Isenberg has executed a highly regarded dual language program. Students may select either a Spanish or Portuguese track. Acevedo-Isenberg modeled the popular dual program after Sunset’s.

Ms. Acevedo-Isenberg has received numerous awards for her work at Downtown Doral Charter School and beyond. One of many is the Leonard Miller Principal Leadership Award, which she received from the Council for Educational Change. Under Acevedo-Isenberg’s leadership, Downtown Doral Charter received an “A” rating in its first year of operation and had the highest math scores in the district.

Additionally, she has implemented an after-school enrichment program which offers extracurricular activities, including chess, martial arts, theater, ballet classes, and more. She proudly stated, “the school never sleeps”, as they are always seeking new improvements and programs to better the students.

With an increasing popularity of both the school’s programs and the growth of the surrounding Downtown Doral community, Ms. Acevedo-Isenberg, has opted to create a fifth grade to accommodate the rising number of applicants.

MIAMI TODAY- Jeannette Acevedo-Isenberg: Captains multi-lingual Downtown Doral charter school

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June 7th, 2017

Miami Herald- Here’s why everyone is moving to Doral

Why is everyone moving to Doral? Census says it’s the fastest growing city in Florida

Recently recognized as one of the top 15 fastest growing cities in the country, Doral has become a hub for upscale residential living. In just the last six years, the city has experienced an increase of nearly 53,000 residents. The city has also become home to new residential properties, from posh condos to luxury single-family homes. Property values have multiplied in recent years and current Doral residents have noticed a significant increase in their home equity.

The low property tax rate, exceptional school options, and low crime rate have dubbed Doral one the most desired places to live. Doral’s future promises a mix of both residential and non-residential state-of-the-art projects, including retail, medical centers, parks, schools, office spaces and more.

Downtown Doral Charter Elementary School in just two years has received significant recognition for its academic achievements and stellar faculty members. It has an A+ rating from Florida School Grades and in addition to a core American curriculum it offers a unique dual language program with tracks in Spanish and Portuguese. The school accepts applicants across Miami, but gives preference to residents of Downtown Doral.

Beyond its education system, Downtown Doral and the city offers lifestyle amenities that cater to what people look for in a place to live, whether that is a safe and comfortable place to raise a family or a place to dine, live well and enjoy the luxuries of a spa, golf course and country club.

How schools, trains and concerts are building up Miami neighborhoods – Miami Herald »

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May 9th, 2017

Opening of the Canarias Sales Center in Downtown Doral- Doral Times

On April 19, Armando Codina and James Carr, founders and principals of Codina-Carr (CC) Homes, announced the next step in the evolution of Downtown Doral’s wholesome community with the opening of the Canarias sales center—Downtown Doral’s only collection of single-family homes.

As rents continue to increase and condo/home sales drop in urban centers like Miami Beach and Brickell, “Surban” communities like Codina Partners’ Downtown Doral—where residents can feel the pulse of the city life and still savor the simple pleasures of the suburbs—are thriving. The 250-acre dynamic city center comprised of luxurious residences, trendy shops and restaurants, a bustling business park, a bilingual school, and metropolitan amenities adorned with masterpieces by world renowned artists, continues to redefine suburban living by providing a walkable and bike-friendly community without the high costs of urban living. And with household formation expected to rise over the next decade and stronger-than-ever millennial interest in walkability, communities like Downtown Doral that offer the “live, work, play, and learn” experience are the future of residential development.

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February 14th, 2017

CC Homes comienza venta de viviendas unifamiliares en Downtown Doral- Diario Las Americas

“Canarias” es como se llama el nuevo proyecto de Codina Carr (CC) Homes compuesto por casas unifamiliares y townhomes, ubicado en The Residence en el Downtown Doral.

Contará con 343 viviendas unifamiliares y 52 townhome distribuidos en un mosaico de seis colecciones residenciales. Dos de las colecciones formadas por casas unifamiliares y la colección selecta de townhome están actualmente en venta.

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February 14th, 2017

Sales Launch at Canarias- Curbed Miami

Canarias, a new luxury development of single-family homes in The Residences at Downtown Doral, has launched sales.

The Codina-Carr (CC) Homes development will include 343 single-family estate homes and 52 townhomes “in a mosaic of six residential collections.” The largest of the former is the Bali Collection (up to 4,780 square feet), ranging from $1.1-$1.4 million, while the smaller Fiji Collection ($800,000s) and Tahiti townhome collection (starting in the $590,000s) are more affordable.

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