Jacksonville’s Morocco Shrine Center to Undergo $200M Transformation
The Klotz Group of Companies has received government approvals to move forward in redeveloping the Morocco Shrine Center in Jacksonville.
The 37-acre project is expected top $200 million and include luxury residential and student housing along with office, hospitality, retail and outdoor pace.
The 100,000-square-foot main temple building will transform into 1,025 dwelling units.
“The iconic Morocco Shrine Center is a property that has impacted the lives of so many over the years by serving as Jacksonville’s de facto convention center,” said Jacksonville native Jeff Klotz, CEO of The Klotz Group of Companies. “So many of us share great memories of attending a variety of events there, and as Jacksonville evolves into a top tier city there is an obligation to transform the site into something just as exceptional.”
Lisa McDuffie arrives at ConnectCRE via REALTOR® world, where she served for nearly two decades as communications director for one of the nation’s largest REALTOR® organizations. She supported two membership-elected presidents who were commercial real estate practitioners, and managed the communications initiatives of the organization’s commercial special interest group.
When not following the latest commercial real estate news, Lisa is zeroed in on her charismatic off-the-track thoroughbred as he makes the transition from an utterly failed racehorse to a lovely show hunter.