Key International is a real estate investment and development company headquartered out of Miami, Florida. The company focuses primarily on high end commercial and luxury residential properties including condominiums, hotels, market-rate rentals, office, and retail.
Key International is operated by the Ardid family and has been acquiring and developing properties since the 1970s in Spain and in the United States. Key International’s investment strategy is to buy and/or develop high quality assets such as the Eden Roc Miami Beach, Marriott Stanton South Beach, The Ivy, and Mint with low leverage.
Jose Ardid, Key International’s Founder, is a licensed architect who moved into real estate development and has decades of experience.
Inigo Ardid and Diego Ardid, Key International’s Co-Presidents, are now positioned to develop the next generation vision for the company, having already spearheaded major projects such as the development of landmark buildings Mint and The Ivy in Downtown Miami as well as the complete renovation and expansion of the world renowned Eden Roc Miami Beach, playground to the rich and famous for decades.