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Elandis announces sale of The Beach House Inn in Kennebunkport, Maine
MIAMI - 11 July 2018

MIAMI, 11 July 2018 –Elandis, an international hospitality and real estate ownership, development and property management subsidiary of the Libra Group, announced today that it has sold The Beach House Inn located on the Maine coast. The new owner is Lafayette Hotels, a family owned and operated group of Maine and New Hampshire hotels. Located […]

Elandis announces official opening of Hyatt Place Macaé in the state of Río de Janeiro
SÃO PAULO - 13 March 2018

SAO PAULO, 13 March 2018 –Elandis today announced the opening of Hyatt Place Macaé, a smartly designed, high-tech and contemporary hotel in the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro. Hyatt Place Macaé is the first oceanfront Hyatt Place hotel in Latin America and the second Hyatt Place hotel in Brazil, joining Hyatt Place São José […]

Elandis acquires Playa Miramar Hotel in Valencia, Spain
MADRID - Feb. 14, 2018

Madrid, February 14th, 2018 –Elandis, an international hospitality and real estate ownership, development and property management subsidiary of the Libra Group, announced today it has acquired the Playa Miramar Hotel, in the Miramar neighborhood, close to Gandía, Valencia, on the eastern Spanish coast. The 3-star hotel is located near the seafront and occupies more than […]

Elandis announces sale of the Yachtsman Lodge & Marina Hotel in Kennebunk, Maine
MIAMI - Oct 27, 2017

Elandis, an international hospitality and real estate ownership, development and property management subsidiary of the Libra Group, announced today completion of the sale of the Yachtsman Lodge & Marina hotel on the Maine coast. The new owner is a value-add real estate investor based in Boston, which will target a repositioning of the hotel. Daigle […]

Fannie Mae Finances Elandis’s Pine Creek Multifamily Community In Houston, Texas, With $11m Property Loan
HOUSTON - Oct. 03, 2017

Elandis announced today the financing of Pine Creek, the firm’s 300-unit, two-story multi-family community located in Houston. The development’s lending facility of $11.15 million is with US government-sponsored enterprise, Fannie Mae on a seven-year term. Fannie Mae is a leading source of financing for mortgage lenders nationwide and this deal follows the successful repositioning of […]

Elandis acquires 14,000 sqm land for villa development in Northern Argentina
MIAMI - Sept 21, 2017

Elandis, an international hospitality and real estate ownership, development and property management subsidiary of the Libra Group, announced today that it has acquired 14,000m2 of land on the Estancia de Cafayate residential and sporting estate in the Salta region of north west Argentina. The plan is to add up to ten more two-bedroom residential villas […]

Elandis completes the structure of Hyatt Place Macaé Hotel in Brazil
MIAMI - May 4, 2017

Elandis, an international hospitality and real estate ownership, development and property management subsidiary of the Libra Group, announced today that it has completed the structure of Hyatt Place Macaé Hotel in Brazil. The 141-guestroom hotel is a joint project development with an affiliate of Hyatt, and will be located 110 miles northeast of Rio de […]

Elandis completes first of multiple Hyatt Place Hotels in Brazil
MIAMI - October 30, 2016

Elandis, an international real estate group that develops, owns, and manages real estate assets throughout the Americas and in Europe, announces its on-schedule and on-budget completion of a newly built Hyatt Place hotel in São José do Rio Preto, Brazil, which was developed by a joint venture entity formed by Elandis and an affiliate of […]

Elandis commences restoration of historic Georgetown property
MIAMI, FL - Sept. 30, 2016

Elandis has officially commenced restoration of its recently acquired 200-year old townhouse building located in the coveted Georgetown area of the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C. The full-scale restoration, sensitive to the historic property’s heritage and legacy, is expected to be completed by the summer of 2017. Upon completion, the property will serve as the Libra […]

Elandis undertakes a $5 million refurbishment of flagship properties in hospitality portfolio
MIAMI, FL - Sept. 22, 2016

Elandis has concluded a $5 million-dollar refurbishment and enhancement program of two of its flagship hospitality assets in New England: The Mayflower Grace in Washington, CT, and the White Barn Inn, Kennebunk, ME.

Elandis sells Jasmine in Tamarac, Florida, for $22 million
MIAMI, FL - August 5, 2016

Elandis (formerly FCA Group), the Americas real estate investment and property management arm of the Libra Group, has announced its sale of Jasmine at Tamarac, a portfolio of 222 residential apartments located in Tamarac,

Elandis establishes European Presence with new office in Madrid
MIAMI - June 23, 2016

Elandis, the real estate ownership, development and property management arm of the Libra Group throughout the Americas, has opened its first European office in the Spanish capital city of Madrid. This new venture will allow the company to explore numerous residential, commercial and hospitality sector investment and management opportunities throughout Spain. Staffed by a team […]

Elandis acquires 1,000 multi-family apartments in Houston, TX
MIAMI - May 30, 2016

$50 million deal adds to Elandis portfolio Elandis, the real estate ownership, development and property management arm of the Libra Group throughout the Americas, has acquired approximately 1,000 units in four separate multi-family communities in Houston, Texas. The combined purchases are valued at $50 million and expand the company’s portfolio of owned and managed residential […]

Elandis- A new force in Real Estate throughout the Americas
Miami and New York - May 18, 2016

The Libra Group today announces the creation of a new real estate company for the Americas. Elandis, born out of group’s former subsidiaries, FCA Group, FSA Group and US Hotels, incorporates Libra’s entire real estate ownership, development and property management capabilities in the region. It brings a new, integrated player to the North, Central and […]

‘Grand Pavilion’ in Tampa sold
MIAMI - July 28, 2016

FCA Group (now incorporated to Elandis), the North and Central American real estate investment and property management arm of the Libra Group, has sold 212 residential apartments of ‘Grand Pavilion’, the 163,000 sq ft multifamily community development in Tampa, Florida. Following the advantageous transaction, FCA Group, which has owned and operated over 1,500 multifamily units […]

‘Oaks at Granada’ in Tampa sold
MIAMI - Dec 29, 2015

FCA Group (now incorporated in Elandis), the North and Central American real estate investment and property management arm of the Libra Group, has sold 94 residential apartments of ‘Oaks at Granada’, the 121,250 sq ft multifamily community development in Tampa, Florida. Following the sale, FCA Group, which has owned and operated over 1,500 multifamily units […]

238 Bay Pointe Colony units in Tampa acquired
MIAMI - Nov 19, 2015

FCA Group (now incorporated in Elandis), the North and Central American real estate investment and property management arm of the Libra Group, has acquired 238 residential apartments of the 260 units on the Bay Pointe Colony multifamily community development in Tampa, Florida. Following the acquisition, FCA Group, which has owned and operated over 1,500 multifamily […]

Hyatt announces plans for two new hotels in Brazil
CHICAGO - Dec 17, 2014

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) and FSA Group S.A. (now incorporated in Elandis) announced today that joint venture entities formed by Hyatt affiliates and Elandis have entered into agreements to purchase two sites in Brazil to develop Hyatt Place Sorocaba and Hyatt Place Macaé. Upon the closing of the site acquisitions, the joint venture entities […]

12 Premium New England hotels added to portfolio
NEW ENGLAND - Sep 10, 2014

FCA Group (now incorporated in Elandis), the North and Central American real estate investment and property management arm of the Libra Group, has announced the acquisition of all of its parent company’s North American hotels for its portfolio of hotel and hospitality assets. In addition to its current assets, FCA will now own 12 premium […]

‘Herond Pond’ in Pembroke Pines, sold
- Jul 7, 2014

FCA Group (now incorporated to Elandis), the North and Central American real estate investment and property management arm of the Libra Group, has sold 79 residential apartments of ‘Herond Pond’, the multifamily community development in Pembroke Pines, Florida. Following the advantageous transaction, FCA Group is embarking on a comprehensive investment program to add more properties […]

Hyatt Place to debut in Brazil with Hyatt Place São José do Rio Preto
CHICAGO - Apr 25, 2014

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) and FSA Group S.A.(now incorporated in Elandis), a Libra Group company, announced today that a joint venture entity formed by a Hyatt affiliate and FSA Group has completed the acquisition of a site in São José do Rio Preto, Brazil, and has entered into agreements with FSA Group to develop […]

Acquisition of Amber Ridge apartments in Las Vegas complete
LAS VEGAS - Apr 10, 2014

FCA Group (now incorporated in Elandis), the North and Central American real estate investment and property management arm of the Libra Group, has acquired the 316-unit multi-family development Amber Ridge Apartments in Las Vegas, Nevada. It marks a significant addition of 266,060 sqft to the company’s North America multi-family housing portfolio and joins the 1,000 […]

Partnership with iconic polo and lifestyle brand sees creation of La Dolfina Grace
BUENOS AIRES - Dec 3, 2013

Grace Hotels (www.gracehotels.com) today launched ‘La Dolfina Grace’, its second hotel and residential villas development in Argentina. Uniting the iconic La Dolfina polo and fashion brand with Grace Hotels, an acclaimed international luxury hotel group, La Dolfina Grace represents a unique collaboration to create a new up to 80-key hotel including serviced villas and apartments. […]

Grace Cafayate- Argentina’s newest luxury hotel, spa and residential villas development opens
BUENOS AIRES - Nov 12, 2013

Grace Hotels (www.gracehotels.com) today announces its first hotel opening in Latin America and Argentina’s newest luxury boutique hotel. Located in the Salta province, Grace Cafayate is a breathtaking 32,000 m² property comprising a luxury hotel and spa and 20 residential villas, all set in the secluded 1,360-acre ‘La Estancia de Cafayate’ sporting and equestrian estate […]

Award-Winning Hyatt Place brand to debut in Brazil
CHICAGO - Jun 18, 2013

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced the execution of an agreement to form a joint venture between a Hyatt affiliate and FSA Group S.A. (now incorporated in Elandis), a Libra Group company, to develop and own nine Hyatt Place-branded hotels in Brazil. The total investment from Hyatt and FSA for the development of these […]

Bought majority of Jasmine at Tamarac, FL
- Dec 22, 2012

FCA Group (now incorporated in Elandis) has acquired 222 residential apartments at Jasmine at Tamarac, representing the majority of the 291-unit community in Tamarac, Florida. Originally built in 1987 as a multifamily rental community, Jasmine at Tamarac underwent a condominium conversion and renovation program in 2006. With spectacular views of a surrounding golf course and […]

Former City of Fort Lauderdale COO Ted Lawson hired
- Aug 5, 2012

FCA Group (now incorporated in Elandis) has appointed former City of Fort Lauderdale Assistant City Manager (COO) Ted Lawson as its new Chief Operating Officer with immediate effect. A highly accomplished and recognized public administrator, Mr. Lawson was with the City of Fort Lauderdale, FL from 2006-11 and had similar responsibilities with the City of […]

Boosts in residential portfolio Florida
- May 15, 2012

FCA Group (now incorporated in Elandis) has acquired 94 two- and three-bedroom condominium units in popular 110-unit The Oaks at Granada residential development in the densely populated Tampa Bay area of Florida. Within easy reach of downtown Tampa and situated on the Hillsborough River, the quality units add over 121,000 sqft to FCA Group’s growing […]

Strategic hire and moves to Brazil
- May 10, 2012

FSA Group (now incorporated in Elandis) announces today its move into Brazil with the appointment of Ary Krivopisk as CEO of FSA Brazil. He will lead the development of the company’s strategic operations in this new market for FSA along with the establishment of a new office and presence throughout the country. Joining FSA to […]

New Headquarters in Miami
- Apr 15, 2012

FCA Group (now incorporated in Elandis) has acquired a highly prestigious building located at 1500 Ponce de Leon Boulevard in Coral Gables, one of Miami’s prime business addresses. FCA will occupy the entire building, which will become its new headquarters for North and Central America. The all-cash deal closed in April 2012. Built in 2003 […]

Group’s platform strengthened by new appointments
- Mar 21, 2012

FCA Group (now incorporated in Elandis) has made three new hires to bring enhanced professional capability to its management team. Effective February through April 2012, Jorge del Valle comes in as Legal Counsel, Andrew Yanez as Financial Analyst, and Ignacio Velasco as Accountant. All appointments are made as FCA continues to expand its portfolio and […]

Tampa residential portfolio acquired
- Dec 9, 2011

FCA Group (now incorporated in Elandis) has acquired 212 units at the 264-unit Grand Pavilion residential community in Tampa, Florida. With 163,000 square feet of rentable area, this establishes FCA Group as a major presence in Tampa, which is one of Florida’s three main residential markets. This complex transaction was made possible by FCA’s ability […]

Work begins on Grace Cafayate Hotel & residences
- Aug 1, 2011

Work has begun on the Grace Cafayate Hotel & Residences complex after the symbolic turf cutting ceremony held at the site last month with Raúl González Neira, President of Grace Cafayate and CEO of FSA Group (now incorporated in Elandis), and Juan Esteban Romero, partner in the Cafayate Estate. Completion of the project is scheduled […]

Pablo Flaifel joins group to head Property Management division
- Jul 11, 2011

Seasoned professional Pablo Flaifel has joined FCA Group (now incorporated in Elandis) in Florida to spearhead the company’s new Property Management division. An experienced and qualified expert in the field of comprehensive property portfolio administration, Pablo brings over three decades of expertise including tenant relations, estate development and financial oversight. “Pablo is a key addition […]

Condo portfolio increased at Heron Pond
- May 20, 2011

FCA Group (now incorporated in Elandis) has increased its portfolio of private residences at the Heron Pond condominium development in Pembroke Pines, Florida, to 79 units. This garden-style community site is located in one of the most desirable residential areas of Broward County in South Florida. The shared space includes a lake, tennis courts, a […]

Grace Panama: A luxury boutique hotel for Central America
- Dec 16, 2010

FCA Group (now incorporated in Elandis) has negotiated occupancy of the eye-catching Twist Tower in Central Panama on behalf of Grace Hotels. The location will become the site of Grace Panama, the international boutique group’s first opening in Central America. Set to open in late 2012, the hotel will bring international standards of luxury and […]

FCA Group opens Miami office Headquarters
- Sep 3, 2010

FCA Group (now incorporated to Elandis) has officially opened in Miami, taking possession of the Latitude One office suite 2004 which it acquired in March of this year. The new office is strategically located to pursue the significant investment opportunity in southern USA, particularly within the residential real estate sector. FCA Group is also relocating […]

Optima Business Park – Phase 3 launch
- Aug 18, 2010

As it marks its fifth year in Argentina, FSA Group (now incorporated in Elandis) has unveiled the third building of modern offices in the Optima Business Park. It represents an investment in excess of US $10m. Designed by architect Mario Roberto Álvarez and built by CAPUTO, the complex is situated in one of the highest […]

FCA Group makes its first significant investment in Florida condominiums
- Jun 3, 2010

FCA Group (now incorporated to Elandis) has acquired 94 residential units out of a total 260 units at the Crescent Cove garden-style community in Coral Springs, Florida. Within easy reach of Miami, the condos are desirable private homes set within a modern landscaped development. FCA’s acquisition also includes property management services and full control of […]