History

Fifty years ago, Donald Soffer arrived in South Florida with a vision and unwavering determination. Acting purely on instinct, Soffer purchased 785 acres of submerged, undeveloped swamp and marshland facing the Intracoastal Waterway in North Dade County. From a sketch on a cocktail napkin, he began building his vision of Aventura. We have been developing our dreams ever since.

Aventura then

Aventura now