OVERLAND PARK, KAN. — Bridge Partners has purchased Essex Place Apartments, a 352-unit, Class B apartment community in Overland Park, a suburb of Kansas City. The garden-style property is located at 8900 W. 102nd Terrace near employment centers such as the Sprint/Nextel corporate campus and Corporate Woods Office Park. The apartment units average 1,219 square feet. Since 2010, the property has undergone $2.6 million in renovations. Essex Place was 95 percent occupied. Jordan Cortez led the Rockwood Real Estate Advisors team that represented the seller in the transaction.