Wood Partners Announces Pre-Leasing of Alta Purl in Charlotte

Newswire – June 1, 2020. Wood Partners, a national leader in multi-family real estate development, announced today that pre-leasing has begun at their newest luxury apartment community – Alta Purl – in Charlotte, N.C. The community will feature 341 units comprised of one-, two- and three-bedroom apartment homes as well as studios. Alta Purl is set to open on June 29, 2020 with first move-ins July 8.

Located at 1018 N. Caldwell Street, Alta Purl is set amid the Mill District, one of Charlotte’s most lively, burgeoning corridors. Just around the corner, Optimist Hall provides residents with a variety of dining, cocktail and craft beer options as well as specialty shops. Uptown Charlotte, just minutes away by car or light rail, is home to the headquarters of Bank of America, Duke Power, and Truist Financial, as well as other financial institutions including Wells Fargo, Ally Bank and Barings. Nearby, NoDa offers residents the chance to explore local nightlife, coffee shops, breweries, live music, restaurants and parks.

“Our Alta Purl apartment community is the ideal home for anyone looking for a centralized location in Charlotte, providing easy access to jobs, entertainment, and recreation anywhere in the region,” said Carter Siegel, Executive Managing Director at Wood Partners.

The community is a short distance from I-277, connecting to workforce hubs across the Charlotte region, which continues to rank among the country’s best markets for job growth.

For sports fans, Alta Purl is less than two miles from Bank of America Stadium, Spectrum Center and NASCAR Hall of Fame. Several Harris Teeter locations, as well as a Whole Foods and Trader Joe’s will provide residents with a range of grocery store options.

To get the most out of the luxurious lifestyle without leaving home, Alta Purl features top-of-the-line amenities. The community features a rooftop sky lounge with unobstructed views of Uptown Charlotte, a shaded outdoor terrace and social lounge with a ping-pong table, three courtyards and an expansive community clubhouse with fully retractable walls, opening to the pool courtyard.

The swimming pool features tanning ledges, LED lights, a sundeck, canopies and private cabanas. An exclusive, resident-only club will feature wine and beer on tap, as well as various sundries. A 24/7 fitness center houses a body-sculpt arena and private yoga room.

For residents looking to get work done without leaving home, Alta Purl has telecommuter co-working spaces and private micro offices as well as a high-tech conference and multimedia room.

Apartment homes at Alta Purl offer residents convenient keyless entries and high-quality stainless GE appliances, including side-by-side refrigerator with an ice and water dispenser, front-control glass-top range, built in microwave as well as a full-size, in-unit washer and dryer. Finishes include contemporary dark regency gray wide-plank flooring, kitchens and bathrooms with white subway tile, frame-less rustic wood grain custom cabinetry, stand-up shower and white quartz counter-tops with under mount single-basin sinks.

Wood Partners Ramps Up Nashville Development

Newswire — April 23, 2020. Wood Partners, a national leader in multifamily real estate and acquisition, has closed on the property at 5800 Centennial Blvd, Nashville, TN in The Nations, where it will deliver Alta Union, a 283-unit, four story, multifamily building highlighted by exciting and original urban design, and connectivity within one of Nashville’s most dynamic neighborhoods.

“We have been very active over the last year, identifying and moving to acquire the premier sites that accommodate Nashville’s growth in order to deliver Wood Partners’ best-in-class product,” said Andrew Steffens, Managing Director of Wood Partners’ Nashville office. “We’re excited to move forward in The Nations, which we think is an ideal urban location given its proximity to downtown and new adaptive reuse commercial developments. We expect Alta Union to deliver a competitive market rent with first class interiors and amenity package. We’re proud to begin construction and introduce Nashville to Wood Partners commitment to create distinctive communities of lasting value.”

The architectural language of the buildings takes its cues from the surrounding industrial context. The front building features a brick base with exposed/expressed structural steel elements, classic in material and scale. A large-scale mural by a renowned artist celebrating the The Nations will further serve to make Alta Union an easily identifiable and unforgettable addition to the neighborhood.

Amenities will include The Nations’ largest dog park, 7,500 square feet of interior amenities, a 6,500 square foot pool courtyard, 1,600 square feet of rooftop terraces overlooking Centennial Blvd which includes a fire pit and outdoor entertaining area.

This will be the first Wood Partners project delivered to the Nashville market with units available by Summer 2021.  Last year, Andrew Steffens was hired as Managing Director to launch Wood Partners’ Nashville office. Prior to joining Wood Partners, Steffens spent seven years with two other reputable developers where he executed over $350 million of development in the Nashville area.

In addition, Steffens added Morgan Stengel to the Wood Partners team as Vice President. Stengel is well known in the Nashville community having worked for Giarratana, LLC and acting as project manager for 505 in downtown. Now, the duo, spearheading Wood Partners’ local presence, currently has five projects in various stages of the pipeline in the Nashville area.

“Morgan and I have deep knowledge of this market and a proven ability to execute diversified institutional projects of any scale,” added Steffens. “We’re just getting started and are committed to developing the best products in the best submarkets of Nashville.  We are local and focused on developing in a way that seamlessly weaves our communities into the fabric of Nashville’s awesome neighborhoods.”

Wood Partners Announces Grand Opening of Lake House by Alta in Orlando

Newswire – March 10, 2020. Wood Partners, a national leader in multi-family real estate development and acquisition, announced today the grand opening of its newest luxury residential community – Lake House by Alta – in Orlando, Florida.

Located in the affluent Doctor Phillips neighborhood, Lake House by Alta features 299 luxurious lakefront apartment homes, a majority of which offer direct views of beautiful Spring Lake. The upscale community is situated at the intersection of Turkey Lake Road and W. Sand Lake Road, better known as ‘Restaurant Row,’ just steps away from many of Orlando’s premier dining, shopping and entertainment venues.

“With its irreplaceable lakefront location, convenience to ‘Restaurant Row’ and first-rate amenities and unit finishes, Lake House by Alta is poised to be the premier luxury apartment community in South Orlando,” said Bryan Borland, Managing Director for Wood Partners. “Orlando is among the most rapidly-growing markets in the country, and Lake House by Alta is our trophy property in the region.”

The 7.38-acre lakefront site is located at 7600 Majorca Place, offering convenient access to more than 200 exclusive restaurants with a wide range of cuisines. The site’s location just a half mile west of Interstate 4 allows for quick access to Orlando’s Tourism Corridor, The Mall at Millenia and the Downtown central business district, as well as Sand Lake Road’s wide assortment of deluxe spas, fitness studios and boutique retail establishments.

With its desirable location at the heart of the Doctor Phillips neighborhood, Lake House provides its residents a short commute to major regional employers, including Darden Restaurants, Lockheed Martin, Universal Studios Orlando and the Orange County Convention Center. For those residents who work from home, Lake House by Alta offers flexible on-site workspaces.

Lake House by Alta provides cosmopolitan amenities in a community-centered living space with three elevated courtyards, each featuring scenic views of Spring Lake. Residents can soak-in the Florida weather from the comfort of private, resort-style cabanas along the lakeside saltwater pool, cozy up next to the fire pit or relax under the covered poolside pavilion. For those seeking more active forms of recreation, residents can break a sweat in one of two fitness rooms, enjoy a specialty cocktail or a glass of wine in the tasting room, entertain guests over a game of billiards, or bring the fun outdoors with a ping pong match on the custom concrete table or a cornhole tournament on the multi-purpose game lawn.

Each apartment home features ultra-high-end kitchen finishes such as white shaker-style, soft-close cabinetry with under-cabinet lighting, low-profile stainless steel appliance package including front-control glass top ranges and hidden-control dishwashers and upgraded granite countertops. Select apartment homes also include walk-in glass-framed showers, oversized bathrooms with double vanities and separate dining areas. All units are equipped with a full-size washer and dryer, USB wall ports and are cable ready.

Lake House by Alta features 299 new luxury rental units made up of distinctive studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans. The community welcomed its first residents on February 1, and leasing is currently underway.

Wood Partners Announces Grand Opening of Alta Croft in Charlotte

Newswire – February 24, 2020. Wood Partners, a national leader in multi-family real estate development and acquisition, announced today the grand opening of its newest luxury residential community – Alta Croft – in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Located at 3030 Barrow Road, Alta Croft offers luxurious suburban living in North Charlotte. A sophisticated lifestyle combined with well-appointed amenities and nearby grocery, entertainment and dining options set Alta Croft apart in the submarket.

“Alta Croft offers a premium lifestyle, with access to numerous community amenities and great schools in one of the most in-demand parts of the Charlotte region,” said Carter Siegel, Executive Managing Director for Wood Partners.

With quick access to Interstate 485, Alta Croft residents can easily commute to employment opportunities across the greater Charlotte area at top employers, including Bank of America, Duke Energy, Novant Health and Atrium Health. Alta Croft is also adjacent to the Mallard Creek neighborhood and its numerous recreational activities, including tennis courts, soccer fields and a community park.

Nearby, Prosperity Village Square offers a number of dining options from various global cuisines, as well as a variety of grocery stores in the vicinity including Publix, Aldi and Harris Teeter.

Amenities at Alta Croft include co-working spaces, micro offices and a community kitchen with a complimentary coffee bar – all accommodated with Wi-Fi – giving residents comfortable spaces for productivity. The saltwater pool with two tanning ledges and private poolside cabanas offers a resort-style getaway. The 24/7 fitness center offers top-of-the-line cardio equipment and free weights, in addition to a private yoga studio.

Each apartment home offers high-quality kitchen finishes such as stainless GE appliances – including side-by-side refrigerator/freezer with an in-unit ice/water dispenser, front control glass-top range and a microwave oven, plus quartz countertops and modern shaker cabinets.

All apartments have full-size, in-unit washer and dryer. Select units have movable kitchen islands ideal for personalizing home spaces.

Alta Croft offers 238 units in one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans. Pre-leasing is currently underway, with first move-ins beginning in June. An open house for neighbors and prospective tenants to view the community is scheduled for March 21, 2020.

Wood Partners Announces Grand Opening of Alta Sugarloaf in Lawrenceville

Newswire — February 18, 2020. Wood Partners, a national leader in multi-family real estate development and acquisition, announced today the grand opening of its newest luxury residential community – Alta Sugarloaf – in Lawrenceville, Georgia.

Located in Gwinnett County, 25 miles northeast of Downtown Atlanta, Alta Sugarloaf offers residents a sophisticated lifestyle with high-quality finishes and amenities, proximity to a range of employers and unparalleled access to outdoor green spaces.

“The Alta Sugarloaf community has a quaint neighborhood feel, with apartment homes spread over nine buildings on site,” said Bennett Sands, Managing Director for Wood Partners. “With quick access to Gwinnett County’s ever-expanding Greenway Trails system and a booming job market, Alta Sugarloaf is a great value with best-in-class features, amenities and service.”

At 1399 Herrington Road, Alta Sugarloaf is located near a number of major roadways – including Duluth Highway, Riverside Parkway and Georgia Highway 316 – easing commute times. The nearby Sugarloaf Mills, Gwinnett Place Mall and Infinite Energy Center provide a range of retail, dining and entertainment options.

Major employers, including Gwinnett Medical Center, Cisco Systems, Primerica Financial Services and the U.S. Postal Service, are a short drive away and several large companies are expanding into the area, with thousands of new jobs expected in coming years. Residents can shop at their grocery store of choice with Walmart, Kroger, Publix and ALDI locations in the vicinity.

Alta Sugarloaf features resort-style amenities such as an outdoor swimming pool with tanning ledges, a sundeck with shaded areas and a double-sided fireplace. The community features a 24/7 secure package room, electric vehicle charging stations, dog parks and a bicycle repair room. Several existing Gwinnett County Greenway Trails are nearby, and Alta Sugarloaf’s property includes part of the future Lee Daniel Creek Greenway.

Each apartment home includes stainless steel appliances and a farmhouse sink with gooseneck faucet, low-profile gas cooking ranges, oversized side-by-side refrigerator and freezer, granite countertops and vinyl wood flooring. All homes offer full-size, in-unit washer and dryer.

Wood Partners’ The Belgard Receives Prestigious Platinum NAHB Award

Newswire — January 31, 2020. It was announced earlier today that Wood Partners’ Washington, DC project — The Belgard — received Platinum for NAHB Best in American Living Awards for 2019.

The Belgard boasts eye-catching architecture and an 80-foot mural on the side the building. The team brought together a higher-end product designed for functional space with attention to detail, with a broad amenity package with world-class architecture. The Belgard features unique micro units, one- and two-bedroom apartment homes, as well as loft-style townhouses. The property also features a world-class fitness center, resident lounge with bar, game room, pet spa, and rooftop pool and lounging area.

Judges praised the grand façade and artwork and made special notes of the common room and warm interior spaces.

This prestigious award adds to a multitude of industry awards that Wood Partners and The Belgard have received during the past year.

For more detail, please visit: https://bestinamericanliving.com/awards/2019-3732/

Wood Partners Announces Grand Opening of Alta Champions Circle in Fort Worth

Newswire – January 30, 2020. Wood Partners, a national leader in multi-family real estate development and acquisition, announced today the grand opening of its newest luxury residential community – Alta Champions Circle – in Fort Worth, Texas.

Alta Champions Circle stands apart by offering high-end apartments at its premier location, 15848 Championship Parkway, putting residents in close proximity to major employers and two highways that connect them to the entire metroplex.

“North Fort Worth has experienced exponential growth in recent years, bringing increased job opportunities and a need for high-quality housing options,” said Ryan Miller, Managing Director for Wood Partners. “Alta Champions Circle fills that void, offering 285 premium units for renters in North Fort Worth.”

The new community is adjacent to the recently completed Tanger Outlet Mall, which includes premium retail stores and a number of dining options. Once completed, the area’s master plan will include more dining, office and retail spaces, in addition to a golf course. Alta Champions Circle is also within the highly regarded Northwest Independent School District.

With quick access to State Highway 114 and Interstate 35, Alta Champions Circle provides short commutes to the area’s major financial, industrial and retail employers, including GE Manufacturing Solutions, Charles Schwab, LG Electronics and a number of logistics hubs, plus major entertainment venues—including the famed Texas Motor Speedway.

Alta Champions Circle’s well-appointed amenities include a resort-style swimming pool with a tanning deck and in-water seating. The community also features a scenic green space, shaded terrace seating, a sprawling pet park and grilling station—alongside an indoor party room with a kitchen, high-definition TV and billiards table.

The 24/7 athletic center features Precor equipment including cardio theater technology, free-weight stations and conditioning equipment. Residents of Alta Champions Circle can also work from private micro offices and access Wi-Fi in common areas to ensure comfort and productivity without having to leave the community.

Each apartment home offers Class-A kitchen finishes, including stainless GE Energy Star appliances and custom-patterned tile backsplash. All homes have full-size, in-unit washer and dryer and walk-in closets. Select units feature a private yard and expansive island kitchen.

Wood Partners Announces Grand Opening of Alta North Central in Phoenix

Newswire – December 19, 2019. Wood Partners, a national leader in multi-family real estate development and acquisition, announced today the grand opening of its newest luxury residential community – Alta North Central – in Phoenix, Arizona.

Alta North Central offers a sophisticated lifestyle with well-appointed amenities that are unmatched in the market. The community exudes an old Phoenix charm, nestled in a popular neighborhood booming with new eateries and nightlife, while being in close proximity to economic hubs in the Central Corridor, Midtown, Downtown, and The Biltmore areas of Phoenix.

“Alta North Central provides a Class-A experience to a submarket that has not seen luxury rental housing in several decades,” said Clay Richardson, Managing Director for Wood Partners. “Phoenix’s economy continues to grow, and the prime location of Alta North Central provides residents with unparalleled access to these nearby job opportunities while living in a classic Phoenix neighborhood.”

In its location at 777 E. Stella Lane, Alta North Central is a short commute to major employers. Both Grand Canyon University and the Arizona State University-Downtown Phoenix Campus are also nearby, as is the city’s light rail line, which connects to major entertainment centers – including Talking Stick Resort Arena and Downtown Phoenix – as well as Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.

Alta North Central’s resort-style amenities make it easy to enjoy indoor-outdoor living year-round. Outdoor spaces include an exceptionally furnished outdoor upper-level deck, an outdoor patio with a gaming area, grill station, putting green, and a private dog park. Residents can cool down or relax in the swimming pool that features a tanning deck and an in-water seating and spa, with seasonal poolside service from the on-site café. The 2,300 sq ft, 24/7 fitness center features Precor equipment including cardio theater technology, TRX systems and a separate yoga studio.

Alta North Central’s on-site café provides residents with the benefits of a local coffeehouse without having to leave the building, as well as the poolside service during the hotter months. Additionally, Alta North Central features co-working concept suites, complete with micro-offices that can be reserved. With a library space and Wi-Fi throughout the amenity-spaces, residents have multiple options for productivity.

Each apartment home offers top-of-the-line kitchen finishes, including custom cabinet color scheme options, Crystal Diamond White quartz countertops and stainless GE Energy Star appliances with gas cooktop ranges and double ovens in select homes. All homes have full-size, in-unit washer and dryer and walk-in closets. Some units feature dual master suites, powder rooms and up to 10-foot ceilings.

Alta North Central offers 229 units in one and two-bedroom floor plans, in addition to three-bedroom-penthouse offerings. Leasing is currently underway.