January 08, 2010
Finding a parking place on the crowded streets of Baltimore's midtown Mount Vernon neighborhood will get a bit easier on Monday, when a 1,245-space public parking garage opens adjacent to the University of Baltimore campus. The garage is the first component to open at The Fitzgerald at UB Midtown, a $76-million mixed-use apartment development by The Bozzuto Group of Greenbelt.
The garage, on Oliver Street and Mount Royal Avenue, provides public parking for educational and cultural… Continue reading
January 07, 2010
A new parking garage will open Monday at The Fitzgerald at UB Midtown in Baltimore as the first completed phase of the $76 million mixed-use apartment project, developer the Bozzuto Group said Wednesday.
The 1,245-space garage, adjacent to the University of Baltimore, will increase public parking in the Mount Vernon neighborhood and serve the university, cultural venues and residents of the Fitzgerald, which will have 275 luxury apartments and street-level… Continue reading
December 21, 2009
The past decade has seen a number of apartment industry chieftains who have emerged to leave their mark on the multifamily sector. As a result, Multifamily Executive consulted its Linkedin and Twitter followers, as well as industry experts, for recommendations. Here are the 10 individuals that wielded the greatest influence in the 2000s:
- Sam Zell, chairman, Equity Residential
- Ron Terwilliger, former chairman, Trammell Crow Residential
- Ric… Continue reading
November 05, 2009
Affordable housing that doesn’t look like affordable housing has been a mantra of progressive developers for some time, but what about affordable housing that is actually market-rate housing?
That was the goal with MetroPointe, a 173-unit community with 53 income-restricted units where residents across all income brackets share the same amenities and accoutrements of a Class A-plus, transit-oriented apartment community. Mission accomplished, says… Continue reading
November 04, 2009
Another housing option has popped up along the U Street corridor: View 14’s leasing center just opened this week.
Located at the intersection of 14th Street and Florida Avenue, the 185-unit building boasts Zipcar services on site, a game room with Nintendo Wii, a sculpture garden and two landscaped roof decks.
The condo-turned-apartment project took several years to wrap up, and construction will be “substantially completed” by mid-November, according to a… Continue reading
Washington Business Journal: Bozzuto Group's MetroPointe at Wheaton Metro Named Mixed-Income Project of the Year
October 22, 2009
Multifamily Executive Magazine gave Bozzuto Development Company major kudos for its MetroPointe at Wheaton Metro project. The magazine called MetroPointe the mixed-income project of the year at it's 2009 Multifamily Executive and Developer Awards ceremony in Las Vegas.
The 173-unit MetroPointe project is the result of a partnership between Bozzuto and the Montgomery County Housing Opportunities Commission.
Washington Business Journal: Bozzuto Group Breaks Ground on The Views at Clarendon in Arlington County
October 15, 2009
Bozzuto Development Company and Chesapeake Community Advisors will finally break ground Saturday on The Views at Clarendon, a hotly debated — and long delayed — project in Arlington.
The $40 million development will include 46 market-rate apartments and 70 affordable rental units that will be a mix of studios, one, two and three-bedrooms.
The first two stories of the 10-story building will be used for the First Baptist… Continue reading
September 16, 2009
Owners of 100 Park at Wyomissing Square say that more people are turning to renting
Another piece of the Wyomissing Square development, the $49 million apartment complex 100 Park at Wyomissing Square, has fallen into place.
Don Tracy, development manager for Bozzuto Development, Greenbelt, Md., said 100 Park, named for its address at 100 N. Park Road, is leasing and that he expects the 248-unit complex, where finishing touches still were being completed… Continue reading
September 15, 2009
A new D.C. event called Capture D.C. Life unites a film contest with the grand opening of apartments near Columbia Heights.
People are being asked to submit original short films -- around one to five minutes long -- about D.C. life. The winning films will be shown at the rooftop grand opening of Park Place on Oct. 8. The 161 modern boutique apartments at 850 Quincy St. NW sit above the Georgia Avenue/Petworth Metro stop.
Bethesda-based Donatelli… Continue reading
September 02, 2009
In the universe of multifamily properties, some apartment communities just stand out from the rest. These are often the properties with great curb appeal, the much sought-after quality known to exert a powerful hold over renters. It is curb appeal that lures new residents, and at the same time makes it difficult for existing ones to depart.
In building curb appeal, there’s an indispensable trick-of-the-trade, says Jamie Gorski, senior vice president of corporate marketing for The… Continue reading