Boston Capital Invests in 90-Unit Apartment Project in Milwaukee
MILWAUKEE — Boston Capital has invested in the construction of a 90-unit apartment community in Milwaukee. Cardinal Capital Management is the general partner in the development. The Germania will feature 44 tax credit units and 46 market rate units. Tenants of the tax credit units must earn 60 percent or less of the area’s median income. The apartments will be located in an eight-story, vacant building that was constructed in 1896 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The project will also include 8,500 square feet of ground-floor commercial space. The Germania will provide 38 one-bedroom units and 52 two-bedroom units ranging from 446 square feet to 1,210 square feet. Unit amenities will include washers and dryers, central air conditioning and dishwashers. Community amenities will include a leasing office, community room with kitchen, fitness center and storage lockers. The Germania will be built with tax credit equity from the Low Income Housing Tax Credit program, as well as federal and state historic tax credit programs.