The Melrose Place Apartments are university – oriented, off campus housing apartment communities originally developed by the Intergroup Realty Trust and constructed in a number of locations associated with major universities. Intergroup developed the concept of multiple roommate units where each person enjoyed their own individual bedroom and bathroom and shared living and kitchens with 2 or 3 others. Community amenities included clubhouses with exercise facilities, study lounges and swimming pools. Each community provides restricted gated access in close (walking or bicycling distance) proximity to their respective schools.
Communities ranged in size from 16 to 40 three-story buildings containing up to 510 units, all constructed in the late 1990’s.
CONSTRUCTION COST: A range of $13,000,000 - $29,000,000 for each development.
UNIQUE BUILDING FEATURES:. High-Tech security systems including card key access, camera systems and 24 hour security guard service with gated entry. Telephone, cable T.V. and Data linkage supplied in each resident’s apartment and bedroom.
Each fully furnished apartment contains an equipped kitchen with washer/dryer. Safety features include individual security systems that have Panic/Emergency call buttons and deadbolt locks for each resident’s bedroom.
Clubhouse amenities, available 24 hours to residents, embodies a computer room with fax and printers, state-of-the-art exercise room, pool tables with sand volleyball, basketball and tennis facilities located at the exterior.
BUILDING MATERIALS AND SYSTEMS: Wood Frame construction. Central heat and air with full sprinkler fire protection systems.
Unit Types: Student Housing
Melrose Place Apts. - Austin, Tx University of Texas
The London – College Station, Tx Texas A&M University
Village on Tharpe – Tallahassee, Fl
Florida State University , Florida A&M University
Melrose Apts. – Jacksonville, Fl University of North Florida
Melrose Apts. of Gainesville
(Phase 2) - Gainesville, Fl
University of Florida
Melrose Apts. – Raleigh, NC University of North Carolina
Melrose Apts. of Urbana – Urbana, Il
Univeristy of Illinios
Melrose Apts. of San Marcos –
San Marcos, Tx
Texas State University