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New Rental Community Coming to West Palm Beach’s Warehouse District

Affordable Housing, properties, Workforce Family Housing / 10.12.20190 comments

A new project, The District Flats rental community is coming to in West Palm Beach’s popular Warehouse District. The 178-unit multi-family development will be located at 1050 Blanche Street and will be a key addition to a neighborhood that has become a favorite destination for millennials…of all ages!

The District Flats will feature a modern industrial designed, four-story building surrounding a central courtyard, swimming pool and deck area; a three-story building surrounding a garden amphitheater; and a three-level, 250-space parking garage enhanced by a large mural at the entry.

A dog park and a public park at the south end of the site are planned, and the project will also include 2,700 sq. ft. of commercial space that will be home to a stylish cafe. There will be 26 studio apartments; 86 one-bedroom, one-bath units; and 48 two­ bedrooms, two-bath apartments, along with a 3,000 sq. ft. clubhouse.

“This project will not only answer the growing need for housing around Downtown West Palm Beach but will also help solidify the Warehouse District as the city’s hub of urban activity,” said Jack Weir, founder, and managing partner

“The city has a tremendous need for affordable housing, and I’m glad that Eastwind Development was going to provide a portion of that,” West Palm Beach Mayor Keith James said at the groundbreaking ceremony, Thursday, December 5.

AH, units will feature nine-foot ceilings, keyless door entries programmable thermostats, tile & wood plank flooring, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, pendant light fixtures, bedroom ceiling fans, and energy and water conservation features designed to lower monthly resident utility bills.

The development will also feature a set-aside for work.force housing. Twenty (20%) percent (36 units) in the community will be set aside for households with an annual income equal or less than 140% of the 2018 annual median income (J\1Vf I) for Palm Beach County for studios ($75,460 income ), 1 BR units ($80,850 income ) and 2 BR units ($97,020 income ) at the time of initial leasing, Rents for the workforce housing units are not projected to be lower than market rents. The workforce housing restrictions will last for a period of 15 years.


Bridgewater at Lake Osborne – Lantana, FL

properties, Workforce Family Housing / 28.05.20140 comments

Bridgewater at Lake Osborne is a 108 unit Class A luxury multifamily rental housing community that is located on the shores of Lake Osborne in central Palm Beach County.  The development site is located ½ mile west of Interstate 95, the main north-south interstate arterial highway serving Palm Beach County, on the south side of Lantana Road.  The property is centrally located between West Palm Beach and Boca Raton, the two major urban areas and employment centers of Palm Beach County, Florida’s third largest county by population.  The scenic wide waters of Lake Osborne provide a spectacular backdrop for 108 luxury townhomes and garden apartments that are built to luxury condominium quality on a 9.6 acre site.  The 400 acres of Lake Osborne offer a superb environment for fishing, water skiing, boating and jet skiing.  Bridgewater appeals to water sport enthusiasts by offering a boat ramp providing access to Lake Osborne, as well as a parking lot that can be used for storing boat trailers. In addition to access to Lake Osborne, the community features a waterside resort-style pool and a sunset pavilion, as well as a tot lot and bus shelter for children.

The unit mix of Bridgewater at Lake Osborne consists of 26 2BR/2B garden units, 52 3BR/2B garden units, and 30 3BR/2.5B townhome units.  The units range in size from approximately 1,200 square feet for a 2BR unit to nearly 2,000 square feet for the 3 BR townhome units. All of the units have direct access garages and patios or balconies.  Unit finishes include nine foot ceilings, granite countertops, wood cabinets and stainless steel appliances.  The site also offers restricted access entry.


Riverwalk Pointe at Mangrove Bay – Jupiter, FL

properties, Workforce Family Housing / 25.05.20140 comments

Riverwalk Pointe at Mangrove Bay is one of our newest communities and is currently in lease-up. It is a planned 104 unit Class A luxury multifamily rental housing community developed in the Mangrove Bay PUD (planned unit development) on the west side of US Highway 1, approximately 1 mile south of Indiantown Road, in the Town of Jupiter in northern Palm Beach County.  This community serves residents aged 55 and older.  The Mangrove Bay PUD is a luxury adult community situated on over 16 acres consisting of 26 attractive one-story duplex villas on the west side, a 157 unit combined assisted living facility and independent living facility in the northwest corner, and Riverwalk Pointe at Mangrove Bay is located on the east side.  All three PUD components share access from Mangrove Bay Way, an attractive heavily landscaped entry road, and have access to and views of the Intracoastal Waterway.  Mangrove Bay is bordered on the west by the Town of Jupiter’s Riverwalk, a 2.5 mile linear park that extends along the east bank of the Intracoastal Waterway starting south of the site and extending north of Indiantown Road to the southern shore of the Jupiter Inlet; and there is excellent access to it as well as the nearby Jupiter Yacht Club, which offers retail, dining and a marina.

The development plan features two attractive four-story elevator buildings with an additional level of underground structured parking.  Riverwalk Pointe at Mangrove Bay was designed with active adults in mind offering, a central clubhouse with a business center and fitness room, as well as an opulent pool and landscaped deck area.  The unit mix consists of 18 1BR/1B units, 70 2BR/2B units, and 16 3BR/2B units, and unit sizes range in size from approximately 900 square feet for a 1BR unit to over 1,300 square feet for the 3 BR units.


Tarpon Harbour – Marathon, Florida

properties, Workforce Family Housing / 20.05.20140 comments

Tarpon Harbour is a planned 106 unit Class A multifamily rental housing community that is being developed in the City of Marathon on the ocean side of the Overseas Highway (U.S. 1) near Mile Marker 51.  The Overseas Highway is the main transit corridor between Homestead, 77 miles to the east, and Key West, 50 miles to the west.

The development plan calls for 106 new units that will consist of 53 townhouse duplex buildings.  There will be 62 units with two bedrooms and 2.5 baths and 44 units with three bedrooms and 2.5 baths.  The ground floor of each duplex will be reserved for covered parking, the second floor will have a kitchen, living room, dining room and 1/2 bathroom; and the top floor will have either two bedrooms or three bedrooms, and two bathrooms.  All 106 units will also have a porch, the duplexes will be constructed utilizing a manufactured modular system that will be anchored to foundations resting on concrete pilings; they will feature impact glass and are designed to absorb a wind load of up to 180 mph, consistent with the most stringent hurricane protection codes in the Florida Keys.  Boat slips will be available to community residents.  There will be a clubhouse and two pools for residents.  Sixty-two of the units, consisting of 48 two bedroom units and 14 three bedroom units, will be required to be workforce housing units, restricted to a maximum rent affordable to households earning 120% of median income in Monroe County.

Leasing is slated to begin in January 2016.


High Ridge Landing – Boynton Beach, Florida

properties, Workforce Family Housing / 06.02.2014

High Ridge Landing, currently under construction in South Palm Beach County,  will consist of 8 buildings and a clubhouse that will feature Key West style architecture that will built on a 8.3 acre site. There will be a total of 184 garden style residential units consisting of, 48 1 BR units, 112 2 BR units and 24 3 BR units. Unit sizes will range from approximately 850 to 1,250 square feet. All units will feature 9 ft. ceilings, wood plank flooring, stainless steel appliances and granite countertops. There will be 30 detached garages available on the site. Amenities will include a 4,000 square foot community center that will contain a management office, fitness center, business center social areas, swimming pool and deck area.  Wifi service will be available throughout the amenity area.

High Ridge - Rendering 10-8-14