Category Archives: 2018

Starla Wilson named vice chair of NAA’s military housing-focused committee

Starla Wilson, assistant vice president for Balfour Beatty Communities, was recently nominated to serve on the National Apartment Association’s Privatized Military Housing Committee as vice chair. She attended an official orientation with NAA on November 15 in Phoenix, AZ to meet with the committee’s chair and NAA staff. She will assume her role as vice…

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Balfour Beatty Communities breaks into top 10 on MHN’s 2018 Top Multifamily Owners list

Balfour Beatty Communities has been recognized as one of the top ten owners in multifamily housing for 2018 by Multi-Housing News. The Company’s continued growth was propelled by the strategic acquisition of new assets in target markets, delivering a 2018 portfolio that surpassed 52,000 owned units. Balfour Beatty Communities was ranked seventh on the newly…

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Balfour Beatty Communities Acquires 220-Unit Multifamily Property; Marks First Asset in Jackson Market

Balfour Beatty Communities has expanded its multifamily portfolio with the acquisition of a new property in Ridgeland, MS. The acquisition of Lexington Apartments—a 220-unit community—was completed as part of a joint venture with longtime partner, Apex One Investment Partners. The gated community built in 2000—which is being rebranded as Ridgeland Place—is ideally located in the…

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Balfour Beatty Communities’ Navy South East communities earn 30 A List Awards for exceptional customer service

The Navy South East portfolio owned and managed by Balfour Beatty Communities garnered 30 Platinum A List and A List awards following its annual resident satisfaction survey. Communities within the portfolio that have been recognized this year include JBWS Charleston Homes (SC), NAS JRB Fort Worth Homes (TX), NAS Jacksonville Homes (FL), NAS Key West…

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Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions, Wynne/Jackson open second phase of mixed-use student housing development near the University of Texas at Dallas

Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions, a leading developer and operator of infrastructure projects for the college and university market, and Dallas-based developer Wynne/Jackson announced the completion of the second phase of a mixed-use development project to expand and enhance the housing options available to students at the University of Texas at Dallas. The two-phase Northside development…

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Balfour Beatty Communities enters Tampa market with 208-unit multifamily property acquisition

Balfour Beatty Communities announced that it has expanded its Florida portfolio with the purchase of Providence at Zephyr Ridge located in the fast-growing Tampa submarket of Zephyrhills, FL. The Company acquired the property as part of a joint venture with Houston-based real estate firm, Apex One Investment Partners. The community—which will be rebranded as Preserve…

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Balfour Beatty Communities’ Army portfolio receives industry awards for resident satisfaction

Army communities owned and managed by Balfour Beatty Communities were awarded 21 Platinum A List and A List awards for the exceptional customer service delivered to residents in 2018. Residents are sent surveys on an annual basis to gauge the level of satisfaction through nationally recognized benchmarking firm, CEL & Associates Inc. Properties in the…

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Balfour Beatty Communities secures broadband fiber optic network for Vandenberg AFB families

Balfour Beatty Communities announced today that a new broadband fiber optic network at Vandenberg AFB is fully operational and providing reliable, high speed internet service to its residents at Vandenberg Family Homes. Vandenberg Family Homes are part of an on-base privatized family housing project managed by Balfour Beatty Communities and serving active duty Air Force…

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Record number of scholarships awarded by Balfour Beatty Communities Foundation

Balfour Beatty Communities Foundation (Foundation) announced today it has awarded 66 scholarships to residents of communities managed and owned by Balfour Beatty Communities who are moving onto the next step of their academic careers.  Spanning 21 states, residents were awarded scholarships based on their academic achievements and financial need as well as community involvement. These…

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Balfour Beatty Communities Completes $3.0 million Exterior Renovation Phase at Nesbit Palisades Apartment Homes

Balfour Beatty Communities (BBC) is pleased to announce that it recently completed $3.0 million in exterior renovations and is executing the interior renovation phase at Nesbit Palisades, a 437-unit apartment community in Atlanta’s busy Holcomb Bridge Corridor. Exterior enhancements include full exterior painting, French doors leading to balconies or patios, energy efficient windows, LED lighting…

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