The alagon

Floors: 23
Height: N/A
Groundbreaking: Early 2004
Completion: Early 2006 (projected)
scheduled to open until the spring of 2005, grand opening and move-in is schedule for spring 2005.

Type: Residential
Status: Under Construction




The Alagon is a 23 story condo tower under construction at. It's yet another luxury condo going up, that offers homes in the 500,000 to 2 million dollar range. Pre completion rendering of the Alagon, construction began in early 2004. A set of condos or 'city homes' are placed in front of the high rise to set it back.

When The Alagon condominium tower rises, we hopes it will become a Tampa Landmark "unparalleled in its beauty." the high-rise will sit behind three two-story "city homes" with tile roofs and Mediterranean architecture. The town houses will act as a visual buffer between the residential architecture and the condominium tower.

They have been designed to look like the estates homes. "With the city homes on the street instead of the façade of the condominium entry, we think it will be more attractive and residential in nature," The 47 condominium in the Alagon have been designed to combine luxury with downtown and open bay views and efficient use of space, a lot of time working on the floor plans to make sure the condos are very liable,"

"The rooms are large and the units have a very spacious feel. to avoid having long corridors within the homes in order to make the most of the available space." Oversized windows in the residences will allow natural light to illuminate the interiors, and the views from the window will be matched only by views from the expansive terraces.

"We’ll have wraparound and corner terraces on all of the units. They will be more like outdoor living areas because of how large they will be. "The terraces will all face directly toward and offer panoramic views of the bay and the downtown Tampa skyline. "Gourmet kitchens with granite countertops and high-end fixtures, and master suites with large walk-in closets , are among the common features in The Alagon's condominiums. that much of the ultimate interior look will depend upon the individual buyer.

"The residences can be customized to fit the buyers needs, "to make sure The Alagon is home to our buyers and that their units includes everything they want." The first two floors at The Alagon will be devoted to amenities for all residents, including two parking spaces per unit and ample guest parking. Along with 24 hours Manned security,

The Alagon will feature a pool and spa, a health club, a media room, a card room, a billiards room and a large social room with a bar and catering kitchen. High-speed, security-locked elevators will ensure quick access to the residences. There are three units on each of the third though 11th floors, ranging from 2,864 to 3,012 square feet. The two-bedroom, three bathroom floor plans include a living room, a dinning room, a family room and a den, which can e used as additional bedroom. There are two 3,334-square-foot units on each of the 12th through 20th floors, each with three bedrooms, 3 1/2 bathroom and a den or four bedroom.

The top four floors of The Alagon are single 4,847-square-foot penthouses that are custom-configured for each buyer. The three city homes range from 4,639 to 4,797 square feet and can be configured with three to five bedrooms, depending on each buyer’s need. Prices at The Alagon range from $6000,000 to $2 million and that two-thirds of the units are sold. "When you can be that far along in sales and haven’t even started construction, that’s very good.

We‘re very pleased with the sales," not surprised by how fast the residences in the Alagon are selling. "It’s in a great location for living, working and playing," he explains. "You have all the amenities of downtown Tampa and some of the most beautiful views in the area." Construction of The Alagon is slated to begin before the end of 2003 and the grand opening and move-in is schedule for spring 2005. and expects it will be sold out by then.

"It’s one of the last sites where condominiums can be developed, When The Alagon condominium community is completed, it hopes the names will be synonymous with "Tampa’s premier luxury resident. " The developer of the Alagon and Vinoy Place in St. Petersburg. says his company is refining every detail to make The Alagon both an instantly recognized Tampa Landmark as well as a residence of distinction.

"The Alagon on it's Southeast Communities’ first luxury condominium development in Tampa," he explains. "Judging for the number of contract s we already have, it will as successful as Vinoy place." Although the 23-story condominium isn’t scheduled to open until the spring of 2005, almost all of the 50 residences are sold, an expects the remaining units will sell quickly. the interior and exterior elegance of The Alagon and its downtown locations are key reason for the rapid sales.

From the three two-story town homes-dubbed "city homes," with the tile roof and Mediterranean architecture- to the condominium tower that will rise behind them. The Alagon is designed to capture the eye and the imagination,. The appearance of the structure is intended to blend in with the surrounding architecture, yet stand on its own as a neighborhood landmark. that as "visually stunning" as The Alagon will be, the views from the condominiums themselves will be even more appealing.

Each of the 50 units will have a panoramic view of Hillsborough Bay and the downtown skyline from a wraparound or corner terrace. " Residents will be able to have coffee and watch the sunrise in the morning, then relax and watch the sunset the evening, " he says. "With The Alagon we have even higher standards than what we had with Vinoy Park."

The higher standards are evident and the time the designers, engineers and architects spent to ensure that each residence in The Alagon makes the most efficient use of available space, Buyers are provided with personal assistance in choosing interior elements to complete their new homes. "We want to make sure that our customers get everything they want in their new homes.

They can be customized, within the limits of the building’s structure, to fit the buyer’s needs. High–end fixtures and appliances, large storm-resistant windows, walk-in closets and granite countertops are standard features in The Alagon Condos, although that much of the finished look of each residence is up to the individual buyer.

The first two floors of the tower section of Alagon are reserved to house the community amenities and secured parking facilities. Placing the lowest residential units on the third floor ensures unobstructed terrace views. Residents will be allotted two parking space per unit with ample guest parking. Amenities will include 24-hour security staff, a pool and spa, a health club, a media theater, a card room, a billiards room, and a large social room with a bar and catering kitchen as well as three high-speed elevators. Individual private unit storage in provided on each floor.

The spacious residences in The Alagon range from 2,800 to 3,334 square feet and remaining units are priced from $715,000 to $995,000. The top four floors of the tower each house a single 4,8000-square-foot pent- hose condominium pried from $1.75 million to $1.8 million. "The Alagon residences are large, but the building itself has an intimacy and private feeling much like a home," The well-designed floor plans, huge terraces and unobstructed views of the bay and downtown give today’s luxury condominium buyers exactly what they want."


The Alagon was designed to be Tampa’s quintessential urban residence, The Alagon presents the ultimate "live, work, play scenario. "It’s a phenomenal location that is so close to downtown for work or visiting restaurants, the St. Pete Times Forum, the Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center and museums," The first two floors of The Alagon tower contain the community amenities, including a billiards room, theater, card room and a social room with a bar and catering kitchen. A pool and spa with a large deck are adjacent to the state-of the-art health club.

A 10-foot diagonal screen, surround sound television and a wet bar are featured in the theater, which has stadium seating for 12. "It’s more fun than just a TV room, which most people already have in their home," "The residents can have a real Super Bowl party in the theater." Ample parking, three high-speed elevators and private storage for residents also are provided.

Two guest suites are available to allow residents to have visitors sleep on-site for a nominal fee. The residences at The Alagon are all about luxury especially the three two story town homes that provide a buffer between the Boulevard and the 23-story condominium tower. "We call the town houses ‘city homes’ and they truly have it all," ‘All three city homes include a private two-car garage, a private backyard and a front yard," "They provide the feel of a single-family home, yet they are still within The Alagon gated community.

The residents will have access to all of the amenities and all the exterior maintenance is provided by the condominium association." The city homes have 4,370 square feet of living space. Buyers can choose a version that features three bedrooms, 3½ bathrooms, a family room, a dining room, a den and a great room. The four-bedroom, 5½-bathroom city home includes a living room, a dining room, a large breakfast room, a family room and an office.

the office, which has a full bathroom, could be converted into a fifth bedroom. The city homes are priced from $1.75 million to $1.8 million. Converting The Alagon residences to fit the needs of buyers is part of the process of purchasing a home in the community "We allow customization of the units and work with buyers so that their residence at The Alagon feels like home,"

"Our design center staff and a representative of Irwin Contracting (builders of The Alagon) sit down with our customers to review desired changes," "We will move walls, if it’s structurally sound, and make other physical alterations as well as work with buyers on providing any desired upgrades."

All the condominium residences in The Alagon tower have views of Hilsborough Bay. The large laminated glass windows and sliding-glass doors provide "breathtaking" views, yet meet hurricane safety standards. Residential units are on the third floor and above to ensure unobstructed views.

careful plan-fling and design have resulted in the most efficient use of space in the tower residences. "They have the feeling of a single -family home, but with a more expansive view.

Tower units range from 2,730 to 3,125 square feet of living space. "The smallest condominium is a two-bedroom, three-bathroom unit with a den that could be used as a third bedroom," "It’s a unique floor plan that was designed so that every room faces the water. It’s been so popular that we only have one left."

 The largest condominium. has three bedrooms, 3½ bath-rooms, a living room, a dining room and an office that can be converted into a fourth bedroom. The condominiums in The Alagon tower are priced from $715,000 to $1.2 million, and at least one of each floor plan is still available. "The sales are progressing very well," "The penthouses are sold."