The Real Deal Miami

PHOTOS: On the scene at Alonzo Mourning’s affordable housing project

Developers scored $21 million in financing for the project in April

Developers, city and county officials, and community members celebrated the groundbreaking of the midrise Courtside Family Apartments in Overtown recently.

Along with Housing Trust Group, Alonzo Mourning is developing the $22.8 million, 84-unit project, the first phase of a three-phase affordable housing development in the historic neighborhood.

Developers scored $21 million in financing for the project in April. The apartments include 10 one-bedroom, one-bath units; 53 two-bedroom, two-bath units; 21 three-bedroom, two-bath units; and four work-loft units. Amenities for the first phase will include a computer lab, library, gym, basketball court and playground. — Katherine Kallergis and Sean Stewart-Muniz