Original Story: multifamilybiz.com
AUSTIN, TX - Griffis Residential, a Denver-based multifamily investment and management firm, announced that it has acquired Talavera Apartments located in the northwest area of Austin, Texas. The 232-unit Class-A multifamily community is the firm’s third acquisition in the Austin metro area following the acquisition of a total 808 apartment units in November 2014 and January 2015. Griffis Residential now owns and manages 6,198 apartment units in Colorado, Nevada and Texas. The demand for Austin apartments is on the rise.
“Our expansion in Austin is motivated by the area’s strong technology job growth, which is helping drive apartment demand and rent growth,” said Griffis Residential Executive Chairman Ian Griffis. “As we remain open to additional opportunities in Austin, we plan to continue to expand and diversify our portfolio in areas that exhibit the positive economic forces and demographic trends that align with our investment strategy.”
Effective immediately, Talavera Apartments has been renamed Griffis Lakeline Station, underscoring Griffis Residential’s commitment to bringing the community up to the company’s high resident experience standards. An Austin apartment locator assists families and individuals in finding the perfect location with desired amenities.
Built in 2001, Griffis Lakeline Station is a Class-A apartment community located on a highly visible 12-acre site in the fast-growing SH-45 employment corridor of Northwest Austin. The property has direct access from the SH-45 frontage road and is located near the Lakeline MetroRail station and the 1.1 milllion square foot Lakeline Mall. The garden-style property offers eight floor plans, from one to three bedrooms, ranging in size from 692 to 1,436 square feet. The community features high-end amenities including a clubhouse, business center, fitness center, a multi-level pool with spa as well as gated access, carports and direct-access garages. Westlake apartments are conveniently located and are a great alternative to Austin.