Harvey Hernandez is the Co-Founder & CEO of Niido, the first multifamily community designed specifically for home sharing, and the Founder & CEO of Miami-based Newgard Development Group. Fueled by his innate creativity and armed with a diehard entrepreneurial spirit, Harvey first began his involvement in real estate development during the 1990’s as a hands-on investor in the rapidly expanding Miami market.
Harvey has spent more than two decades in the South Florida market – observing the city’s tremendous capacity for change and progress. Always holding firm to excellence and being at the forefront of the industry, Harvey continues to revitalize the high-end residential market in South Florida by developing innovative projects that deliver the best in location, cutting-edge amenities, luxury finishes, and forward-thinking design. He currently resides in Miami, FL.
Natiivo Austin and Natiivo Miami
Located at 48 East Avenue in downtown Austin’s trendy Rainey Street District, Natiivo Austin will feature 33 floors and 249 units, comprised of fully-amenitized and furnished studios, one-bedroom and two-bedroom hotel-licensed homes. Co-developed by Newgard Development Group and Pearlstone Partners, with architecture by STG Design and interiors by New York-based INC Architecture and Design, the building will feature handpicked furnishings, native design elements, hyperlocal touches and insider Austin culture in every unit, its lobby and common areas. Natiivo Austin will seamlessly combine co-working spaces, a cafe lounge, a spa-inspired fitness center and a rooftop pool deck with private cabanas and lounge for enhanced local stays. Expected opening is September 2021.
Located in the heart of Downtown Miami, walking distance to the city’s popular Brickell, Midtown and Wynwood neighborhoods, Natiivo Miami will stand 50 stories high with 604 units and an impressive set of amenities and food and beverage options. More than 400 units will offer owners the flexibility to live and/or host to match their lifestyle, while nearly 200 units will be dedicated hotel-licensed homes (directly hosted by NGD Homesharing). Co-developed by Newgard Development Group and Crescent Heights Co-Founders Russell Galbut and Bruce Menin, designed by Miami Beach-based Arquitectonica, and with interiors by Urban Robot, the building will feature luxury amenities and style with a South Florida flair, providing guests with a VIP experience that simultaneously emphasizes the local Miami culture. Expected opening late 2022.
All Natiivo properties allow for self check-in, keyless entry and one-click service requests to give guests a hassle-free accessible experience at every turn. The Natiivo app will also deliver up-to-the-minute information on events, bookable on-site and off-site experiences, neighborhood guides and more.