Seaboard square

  A $150 million, 400-plus unit project in channelside with lofts, living and work space and town homes that are priced from the mid-$200k

the channel District was built on the strength of Tampa's railroad and maritime industries in the early 1900's. Large brick warehouses were built near Union Station and the Channel. The Seaboard Cold Storage warehouse stood for many years on what is now the site of Seaboard Square. And throughout the glory days of train travel, the sleek powerful Seaboard Air Line Railroad became a familiar sight. In recent decades, the District's warehouse area fell into disrepair, but is now experiencing a true renaissance of urban activity.

our urban community shops, cafés, restaurants. Seaboard Square offers many opportunities for independent shop owners to succeed, with built-in traffic from both residents and visitors to the Channel District. Our street-level plaza will include at least one major restaurant as well as cafés and boutiques. Some buildings suach as the Lofts @ Seaboard Square, will offer the convenience of an on-site coffee shop.

Whatís more, our live-work space presents the unique opportunity to live above your own shop or café.

At Seaboard Square you can simply rent office space, or choose to live above your business in a live-work unit. Youíll enjoy numerous amenities including wireless high-speed Internet, even in the courtyard. We also offer 24-hour security cameras and around-the-clock maintenance, as well as convenient parking.

opportunity awaits for the right hotelier to establish a boutique hotel within the community of Seaboard Square. Itís an ideal central urban location for visitors, with easy access to area attractions such as Channelside, Ybor City, the Convention Center and The Florida Aquarium. The hotelís unique warehouse district ambience is also certain to attract area residents for a weekend getaway as well as guests of Seaboard Square residents.

why be ordinary, when life can be extraordinary at Seaboard Square. Just step outside the box and imagine a new urban village in the Channel District of downtown Tampa. A vibrant community with everything you need, yet closely connected to the world at large. It's true urban living with lofts, flats, live-work space and town homes in six buildings of distinct but harmonious architectural styles.

why paint by the numbers when you can color outside the lines. Do you dream of designing an artistic haven in a warehouse loft? Envision industrial polished concrete floors and sleek modern appliances. Does urban eclectic architecture spark your imagination? Design your city home with all the rich color and warmth you desire. And ther's more: classic town homes and flats. Spacious 10- to 20-foot ceilings and granite countertops. The choice is yours. It's time to make your life and your style your own.

screen and go outside instead. After all, the playground is just a hop, skip and jump away. A spacious commons awaits a friendly game of catch. Walkways beckon for moonlit strolls. And a rooftop sculpture garden offer amazing city views For exercise, the possibilities abound, such as jogging on Bayshore, biking on the Meridian bike paths and keeping fit in the Seaboard gym. You may walk more and drive less, for a healthier way of living and a new sense of freedom.

Out of the suburbs, rental or high-rise, and into true urban life. Enjoy lovely green spaces and tree-lined sidewalks that create a real sense of community. Live above the shops or simply shop in them. Rent office space or work at home and enjoy amenities such as wireless high-speed Internet, even in the courtyard. Bike to work or hop on the streetcar. Seaboard Square's pedestrian-friendly design and street-level plaza make it so well-rounded and multi-faceted -- it really isn't square at all. 

Community Amenities

life's an adventure when you look beyond the fishbowl of convention. Soon you'll view the enchanting habitats of The Florida Aquarium as your own private ecosystems, just a short walk away.Our central urban location will invite you to discover all that's around. Watch dolphins in the Channel or a film at Tampa Theatre. Catch the streetcar to Ybor City. Or walk to special events at the Forum. Here, it's easy to live life on the go, but with your own home base nearby.

write your own script, with plenty of sub-plots and your own happy ending. Cross the street to Channelside and enjoy dinner at any number of restaurants, from Spanish tapas to Thai. Sink into a plush seat at the Channelside Cinema for the latest hit movie or

an IMAX epic. Relax and listen to music or watch fireworks with friends from the neighborhood. The activities are almost as varied as the people you'll meet when you break down the barriers, get out of the box and seize the opportunities of city life.