Development Opportunities

Located in the heart of Downtown Tampa and adjacent to the Central Business District, Ybor City, Channelside, Tampa Heights and Tampa East, ENCORE!® is the vibrant, unifying mixed-use destination for commerce.

The pedestrian-friendly, 40+ acre plan of ENCORE! blends commerce with community in a unique “city within a city” concept. A formal town square with pathways, a history museum, public artwork and relaxation niches is center stage to hotels, offices, apartments, retailers and restaurants.

Grocery

The grocery parcel at ENCORE! is zoned for a 39,000 SF +/- store and offers great visibility. Downtown’s daytime population of 50,000+, Channelside’s 4,000+ residents, on-site residents, hotel guests, business professionals, retailers and tourists combine to create a viable, high-demand grocery store destination. Retail market data indicates Downtown Tampa is under-served and in demand of a grocery retailer as evidenced in an estimated retail gap of $21,182,695. Data also shows tremendous growth in median household incomes within the ENCORE! Downtown Tampa market ($47,585 up from $25,992 in 2000) with even higher median household incomes projected ($54,257).
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Retail+Restaurants

Central Avenue, the 20th century predecessor to ENCORE!, pulsed with commerce. Cafés, shops, night clubs, movie theatres and more flanked the famous avenue.

Retail and restaurants will once again, compose the rhythm and character of this area by wrapping the stunning central town square. ENCORE! will include ground floor retail and restaurant opportunities that will serve downtown’s 50,000+ daytime population, surrounding neighborhoods, on-site apartment residents, hotel guests, tourists and office professionals. The pedestrian-friendly town square of ENCORE! features cafés with outdoor seating and an outdoor market plaza.
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Hotel+Condo

The 1.6-2.4 acre hotel/condo sites are center stage to a medley of artistic and cultural on-site amenities and Tampa’s business and entertainment destinations. ENCORE! has received approval for up to 200 hotel keys and up to 1,513 multifamily units. Convenient to I-275 and the Crosstown Expressway, the location supports easy access to Tampa Bay’s most popular attractions:

Less than 1 mile from...
  • CAMLS (University of South Florida)
  • University of Tampa
  • Tampa Convention Center
  • Tampa Bay Times Forum
  • Florida Aquarium
  • Port of Tampa and Cruise Terminal
3 miles from Raymond James Stadium

8 miles from Tampa international Airport
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Office

Parcels available for office use range in size from 1.6-2.4 acres and are defined by artistic and cultural on-site amenities of ENCORE!. ENCORE! is centrally located to Tampa’s core business activity anchors, I-275 and the Crosstown Expressway with approval of up to 180,000 SF of office.
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