If you want Downtown/urban living, Brickell is it. Located along Biscayne bay just south of the Miami river and Downtown, Brickell is where the "condo boom" took hold. Beautiful new high-rise condos along with new commercial development have created one of the most vibrant neighborhoods in Miami. Brickell is also home to the financial district, which now is the second largest in the US, behind New York. Work and play all within a few blocks. Many condos enjoy breathtaking views of the water towards Key Biscayne and Miami Beach.