The Locks Tower is a 354,846-square-foot apartment development with 237 one- and two-bedroom units. With 11 floors above grade and one level below-grade, the residential high-rise precast concrete-frame is supported on shallow concrete foundations that bear on existing soils which were improved with engineered, grouted columns.
With more than 40 years experience in the multi-residential market, KBS has built thousands of housing units. Our reputation for building the highest quality multi-residential project is unmatched. We continue to attract new projects, often with prior clients or on the recommendation of architects we have worked with repeatedly in the past.
KBS also has tremendous experience and expertise with housing revitalization projects. We offer extensive experience working on other projects involving Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) and VHDA and FHA programs.
Most of the KBS’ multi-residential projects are sustainable, affordable and energy efficient construction. EarthCraft and LEED certified buildings are built with an emphasis on durability and efficiency. Our multi-residential experts are EarthCraft and LEED certified. They have an understanding of materials and specifications and the effect those components have on human health and the environment.
The Valley West Apartments is an urban mid-rise apartment project located in the Shockoe Bottom area in the heart of downtown Richmond. It consists of 156 units with 4 stories of wood framed construction on a podium slab with two levels of parking garage below.
The project’s scope encompasses the new construction of a 1 story, 36,100 square foot, Assisted Living and Memory Care Facility.
Located in Virginia Beach, the project entails the new construction of 7 apartment buildings, featuring 1 clubhouse, 6 garages, a mail kiosk and a maintenance office.
Metro on Granby is a one-of-a-kind complex. A mixed-used development project of two 5-story buildings (401 Granby Street and 416 Boush Street) were constructed in a staggered manner.
Construction of a five-story, modern student apartment community totaling 455,461 square feet on a 5.8-acre site. The site elevation is 6,300 feet.