AutoHouse is the ultimate private showcase and members-only social club for owners of the world’s finest automobiles and motorcycles. Planned to serve Miami-Dade, Miami Beach, Aventura, Sunny Isles and South Broward, it is a purpose-built lifestyle destination offering automotive aficionados the luxury of housing and displaying their valuable vehicles in a setting that brings advanced security systems together with high design and specialized concierge services. Atop AutoHouse, the penthouse social club features a full floor of sophisticated indoor and outdoor amenities as well as climate-controlled storage for fine wine and cigar collections.
THE ULTIMATE DESTINATION
FOR SERIOUS COLLECTORS
PRIVATELY OWNED SHOWROOMS
FOR AUTOMOTIVE ENTHUSIASTS
AutoGalleries let owners showcase their new, rare, vintage, exotic, classic, and limited edition cars, supercars, and motorcycles in a space purpose-built, and climate controlled for protecting their assets and celebrating the auto enthusiast’s lifestyle.
MEMBERS-ONLY COLLECTORS CLUB LOUNGE & ROOF DECK
The penthouse level of AutoHouse is an exclusive, members-only social club designed in every detail to enhance the sophisticated auto aficionado’s lifestyle. Elegantly furnished indoor lounges and a wraparound roof deck with dining and seating areas provide a high-style atmosphere for socializing with fellow members and enjoying a host of curated special events.
AUTO-SUITES AT AUTO-HOUSE
SECURE STORAGE EXACTLY
WHERE & WHEN YOU NEED IT
The AutoSuites at AutoHouse is an indoor vertical storage facility that is ideal for longer-term safekeeping of cars and motorcycles that owners still want to be able to enjoy at a moment’s notice – whether for driving pleasure or to display in their AutoGallery.
AutoSuites are accessed from the ground level of AutoHouse via a passenger-free loading dock that mechanically transfers each vehicle to an appropriately sized storage space. Designed with extensive security features within a hurricane-resistant structure, the AutoSuites facility is fully automated and climate controlled to protect even the most sensitive automobiles and motorcycles. Each AutoSuite is equipped with an individual, clean power trickle-charging station so your vehicles are ready when you are. A web-based video surveillance system enables owners to view their stored assets at any time from any location with internet access.
DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT TEAM
Louis Birdman, who created the AutoHouse concept, is an avid collector of automobiles and motorcycles with a lifelong passion for automotive design. He is the founder of Birdman Real Estate Development, LLC (d/b/a BRD), and, over the past three decades, has taken a leadership role in the development of over 70 condominium development projects, comprising more than 18,000 units nationwide with an aggregate sales value in excess of $3 Billion. Mr. Birdman has had extensive success in property acquisitions, dispositions, entitlements, financing, planning, design, construction, sales, and marketing.
Mr. Birdman has been a principal investor in numerous real estate development projects nationwide. He has been involved in the development of high-rise condominium properties in Miami, including the Emerald at Brickell Condominium, Vue at Brickell Condominium, and The DaVinci Condominium. He is currently the co-developer of One Thousand Museum, a 62-story ultra-luxury high-rise condominium tower that is the centerpiece of Miami’s Museum Park and was designed by the late Dame Zaha Hadid. Mr. Birdman is also a co-developer of the planned redevelopment of the iconic Diplomat Golf and Country Club, a 140-acre golf resort, yacht and racquet club located in Hallandale Beach, Florida
Mr. Birdman is the founder and principal of Louis Birdman Architect, PA, an architectural consulting firm that provides consulting services to developers of real estate in related and unrelated entities. He has been a registered architect licensed in multiple jurisdictions in the United States, including Florida, since 1989.
Jay Massirman is the founder and managing principal of Rivergate Companies, a diversified real estate investment, development and management firm headquartered in Miami, Florida. Mr. Massirman has 30 years’ experience in the real estate business and has participated in nearly $1 billion in principal transactions. Prior to forming Rivergate Companies, Mr. Massirman spent 20 years with CBRE, a global real estate service provider. As a Vice Chairman, he was actively involved in the sale and financing of more than 400 transactions with an aggregate value of $10 billion.
Through another venture, Mr. Massirman, along with MCSS Development, currently has 10 urban self-storage deals under development and 10 additional sites in progress, with an aggregate construction value in excess of $200 million. These facilities are primarily situated in high-profile locations and will cater to an upscale storage audience. The group is considering adjunct uses such as wine and art storage in select projects.
Synthesis Architects, the architect of record for AutoHouse, is a New York-based architecture firm specializing in high line automotive dealership design and automotive facility design. For over 27 years, Synthesis founder Michael Szemansco and his firm have gained recognition for their expertise in all aspects of automotive dealership design, from exteriors and interiors to landscape architecture.
Mr. Szemansco and his firm have successfully completed over 200 automotive projects throughout the U.S., including iconic dealerships for Ferrari in Palm Beach, Florida and Mercedes-Benz of North Palm Beach, Florida. The firm has won numerous awards from the American Institute of Architects, the American Society of Landscape Architects, and the American Planning Federation. Work by Synthesis Architects has appeared in national magazines, been featured on television shows, and published in architectural books.
Mr. Szemansco’s in-depth automotive industry knowledge and experience, coupled with his architectural design skills, allow him to synthesize utilitarian needs and requirements with architectural beauty to create unique customer and user experiences. His projects illustrate the firm’s understanding of the importance of a well-organized plan, ultimately leading to attractive, durable buildings, efficient service operations, and inviting environments.
ID & DESIGN INTERNATIONAL
ID & Design International is an award-winning design firm with global experience and a world-class diversified team of over 75 design and branding professionals with extensive experience in commercial mixed-use, retail, hospitality, lifestyle and entertainment projects, worldwide. The IDDI team collaboratively leads and takes a logistical “business approach” to all design solutions, and transforms them into uniquely branded environments.
IDDI’s clients include Whole Foods Market, Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, Starboard/LVMH, Ipic Theaters, Related Group, ZOM, Hilton Worldwide, and Starwood Hotels, among many other internationally renowned brands. As Founder and President of IDDI, Sherif Ayad’s passion for iconic design combined with a unique business approach to all design solutions has been the cornerstone of the company, which has gained recognition around the world through a multitude of trade publications, books, and awards over the years, contributing to his recognition as one of the leaders in the design industry since 1979. Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, IDDI has additional offices in Denver and Montreal, providing a unique team of vast global experience with projects in the United States, South Korea, Dubai, Canada, China, Peru, and Mexico, among other locations.
“Automotive design has been a lifelong obsession of mine. With AutoHouse, I’m creating a lifestyle destination for others who share my passion.”
“AutoHouse is a natural extension of our experience with upscale storage facilities that we have developed to provide secure, specialized solutions for collectors of wine, art, and other valuable assets.”
AutoHouse is the ultimate private showcase and members-only social club for owners of the world’s finest automobiles and motorcycles. Planned to serve Miami-Dade, Miami Beach, Aventura, Sunny Isles and South Broward, it is a purpose-built lifestyle destination offering automotive aficionados the luxury of housing and displaying their valuable vehicles in a setting that brings advanced security systems together with high design and specialized concierge services.