KWA Construction hired by Lang Partners to build multifamily project in hospital district
Addison, Texas, June 15, 2016 – Construction is underway at Oleander Apartments, a 327-unit multifamily development located in the south side neighborhood in Fort Worth’s hospital district. Dallas-based developer Lang Partners selected KWA Construction, a leading general contractor specializing in multifamily developments, to build the 279,114-square foot apartment complex. Intricately designed by JHP Architects, the project is to be built on two separate city blocks, West Rosedale and Oleander Streets, and connected by a bridge over Seventh Avenue.
“The construction of Lang Partners’ Oleander Apartments will be transformational for the Medical District due to the impressive design and the additional option of high-quality housing for those working and serving in the neighborhood, as well as those looking to be near the Magnolia Entertainment District,” said Brian Webster, Executive Vice President of KWA Construction.
KWA will lead the construction that will entail connecting a five-story wood frame building via a sky-bridge to another five-story wood frame building wrapped around a six level concrete parking garage. With plans to be connected on the third and fourth floor levels, the bridge will provide a crossover to the apartments’ garage, clubhouse, pool and other shared high-quality, amenity areas. The neighborhood, besides providing a vast amount of high-income employment, offers many walkable dining and entertainment options. Rent will range from $1,100-$2,800 a month.
For the project, Lang Partners has received approval for $1.2 million in funding from the tax increment finance district, also for public right-of-way and easement improvements, utility work and streetscape improvements.
Oleander Apartments is expected to complete construction in Summer of 2017.
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About KWA Construction
KWA Construction is a Dallas based construction firm specializing in multifamily developments. As general contractors, our team of experts has developed a reputation for being among the best in our industry. Founded in 2004, KWA Construction serves from a foundation of values created and realized by each individual who works in our organization. We strive to set the standard for excellence at the beginning of a project and carry that high standard throughout every process and estimate to ensure clients receive the greatest value at the right cost, every time. For more information about KWA Construction, visit www.kwaconstruction.com.
Arden Elliott, Cooper Smith Agency
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