Wharton Equities, a New York based real estate investment firm, has acquired the distressed note on the land across from Downtown Miami's Centrust Tower at 16 SE 2nd Street. The land is currently owned by a company affiliated with Marc Roberts. Wharton has partnered with 'a leading global hedge fund' for the purchase. Wharton's website reads: http://www.whartonequity.com/realEstate.php The Lynx project which was planned for this site boasted some of the most original and unique architecture that Miami had seen. The architects on the project included Pei Partners, Chad Oppenheim, Richard Meier and Kobi Karp.