Project: Springs at Chattanooga apartments.
Location: 7401 Allemande Way.
Owners: Continental Properties Co., Inc.
Why now: Company officials see this area as a reliable bet for high-end housing, with expansions at Volkswagen and Coca-Cola bottling. Also, Amazon being nearby provided confidence going into construction.
History: The 14-acre site chosen by the Milwaukee, Wis.-based builder was formerly occupied by dance venue Allemande Hall. The land was sold in February.
Investment: $30 million.
Contractor: NorSouth Construction, Savannah, Ga.
Architect: Kahler Slater, Milwaukee.
Amenities: Springs at Chattanooga will feature 10 floor plans, from 600-square-foot studio apartments to 1,500-square-foot rental units with attached garages. Springs will be a gated community with a community recreation area, pool, fitness center and yoga studio, a leash-free dog park and free Wi-Fi for residents.
Rent/lease: Starting around $745 and going up to around $1,400 a month.
Schedule: The center’s clubhouse and the first of 11 buildings are expected to be completed by November.
—Compiled by staff writer Alex Green at firstname.lastname@example.org or 423-757-6480.
Alex Green joined the Times Free Press staff full-time in January 2014 after completing the paper's six-month, general assignment reporter internship. Alex grew up in Dayton, Tenn., which is also where he studied journalism at Bryan College. He graduated from Rhea County High School in 2008. During college, Alex covered the city of Graysville and the town of Spring City for The Herald-News. As editor-in-chief of Bryan College's student news group, Triangle, Alex reported on ...