GARDEN

A proven winner in suburban communities, garden apartments are staples of rental development across the country. Our most value-oriented multifamily concept, the Garden Apartment solution is also one of the most flexible. Two- and three-story buildings can be configured with multiple breezeways and/or direct access units, especially in our popular 2/3/2 layout. Unit mixes and garage ratios vary by building type, allowing the Garden Apartment to target a variety of markets with a single concept.

Garden Solution 1

  • Higher density in a simple-to-build solution generates affordability that leads to success 
  • Wood-frame construction with all surface parking
  • 24-unit building with double-breezeway access, open or enclosed per climate
  • Detailed elevation uses varied cladding and accent materials

SPECS

Density: 20 to 24 du/ac 
Efficiency: 85-95% 
Unit Mix: 1 Bedroom/1 Bathroom; 2 Bedroom/2 Bathroom 
Unit Size: 925 sq. ft. to 1,270 sq. ft.
Configuration: Double-breezeway building with 3 levels

Garden Solution 2

  • Lower density, highly efficient solution yields maximum ROI
  • Blend of direct access to private front doors and shared courtyard access to private front doors
  • Integrated garages in direct access and swing configurations
  • Luxury rental with a building footprint that maximizes outdoor living privacy

SPECS

Density: 14 to 16 du/ac
Efficiency: 100% 
Unit Mix: 1 Bedroom/1 Bathroom + Den; 2 Bedroom/2 Bathroom; 3 Bedroom/2 Bathroom 
Unit Size: 700 sq. ft. to 930 sq. ft.
Configuration: 2-level building with 14 direct access units and 6 direct and swing garage bays

Garden Solution 3

  • Enhanced curb appeal from varied rooflines and massing, with design flexibility to fit any site 
  • Enclosed common corridor and vestibule could be open for warm climates
  • Configure for different unit mix and garage options per market
  • Separate, private front doors and direct access garages on largest end units

SPECS

Density: 16 to 18 du/ac
Efficiency: 90%
Unit Mix: 1 Bedroom/1 Bathroom; 1 Bedroom/1 Bathroom + Den; 2 Bedroom/2 Bathroom
Unit Size: 700 sq. ft. to 1,231 sq. ft.
Configuration: 8 direct access units, 11 breezeway access units, 3 garage bays

Garden Solution 4

  • Highly detailed elevations satisfy municipalities
  • Enclosed breezeway access for all units and all garages
  • Garage bays can be replaced with units, offering flexibility in total parking count
  • Stylized exterior elevation to complement any community

SPECS

Density: 20 to 24 du/ac 
Efficiency: 85% 
Unit Mix: 1 Bedroom/1 Bathroom; 2 Bedroom/2 Bathroom 
Unit Size: 674 sq. ft. to 1,059 sq. ft.
Configuration: 3-story enclosed double-breezeway building with 22 units and 4 garage bays

Garden Solution 5

  • Upscale elevation and materials with larger units 
  • Enclosed breezeway access for all units
  • Units can be interchanged with garage bays for parking flexibility
  • Stylized exterior elevation to complement any community

SPECS

Density: 20 to 24 du/ac 
Efficiency: 85% 
Unit Mix: 2 Bedroom/2 Bathroom; 3 Bedroom/2 Bathroom 
Unit Size: 971 sq. ft. to 1,360 sq. ft.
Configuration: 3-story enclosed double-breezeway building with 24 units

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