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Old Posted Aug 5, 2020, 1:46 PM
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Originally Posted by UrbanImpact View Post
The thing is we already have shopping malls in the metro that attract international shoppers like Sawgrass Mall, Aventura Mall, and the more expensive Bal Harbour Shops. A retail mall is not needed in the area.

However, South Florida hasn't had an amusement park since the closing of Six Flags Atlantis in the 90s after Hurricane Andrew. That aspect could be a success.
Right, this is what I was thinking as far as the retail outlets which attract a lot of international shoppers (South Americans, in particular it seems). And malls like Sawgrass and Aventura are really big malls as it is. But I guess the developers must see potential for more retail when coupled with a big and new attraction, like an amusement park, like you say.
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