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McShane Construction Company Completes 260-Unit Luxury Apartment Community for Continental Properties Company, Inc.

January 20, 2016

Scott J. Hoppa, Senior Vice President of McShane Construction Company’s Southeast Region, is pleased to announce the recent completion of Springs at Waukee Apartments, a 260-unit luxury rental community on behalf of developer and long-standing client, Continental Properties Company, Inc.

Located on a 22-acre parcel at 500 NE Horizon Drive in Waukee, Iowa, situated just 16.5 miles west of Des Moines, the garden-style development consists of 14 buildings offering 28 studios, 92 one-, 102 two- and 38 three-bedroom units. Each apartment is accessed through inviting and private entrances on the ground-level and features a spacious open kitchen concept complete with modern appliances, an island and breakfast bar together with in-unit washers and dryers, walk-in closets, central heating and cooling, hardwood-style flooring and crown molding.   Select residences also include balconies or patios, granite countertops and attached garages.  Additional parking is offered within separate detached garages and generous surface parking.  

Springs at Waukee features well-appointed tenant amenities including a secure, gated entry, leash-free dog park and car wash center.  The development incorporates an exclusive community clubhouse with a 24-hour fitness center and direct access to a resort-style swimming pool and outdoor entertainment areas. 

“We are pleased to deliver our ninth assignment on behalf of Continental Properties,” remarked Hoppa.  “McShane Construction’s long-standing relationship with this national developer and our extensive track record with multi-family construction has given our team a unique perspective of the requirements and standards of this highly-popular residential brand.  We remain committed to our successful partnership with Continental Properties and to continuing our high-quality construction services and on-time completions for new projects coming online throughout the New Year and beyond.”

As part of the assignment, McShane Construction completed a separate on-site maintenance building and all associated sitework including landscaping, sidewalks and paved parking.