Stock Renderings – What to Know
Stock recently made available their own renderings of the project which, we believe, are designed to show it in a positive light. Here are several examples:
The red circle is ours, to help the viewer understand where the development is located.
Again, we have inserted a circle to help identify the project.
These two views are examples that, in SVB’s opinion, understate the impact of the project close up. Here’s another.
If you look very closely, you can see how large these towers are as compared to the 12-story Beachmoor Building located across the street. It’s the charcoal and tan building to the left of the towers, and it is dwarfed.
Some of the closer up renderings never show the full height of the towers which extend to sixteen stories, 208-feet in height. By way of example:
Or this one.
See all that green behind the driveway on the right, the palm trees and the green landscaping behind them. They cover a 35-foot high wall setback 15-feet from the sidewalk that extends about 700 feet along Vanderbilt Beach Road and Gulf Shore Drive. As Frank Lloyd Wright observed, “The physician can bury his mistakes, but the architect can only advise his client to plant vines…”