Middleburg Purchases Workforce Housing Portfolio in Atlanta
ATLANTA — Middleburg has purchased three workforce housing properties in Atlanta. The assets include The Grove, a 220-unit community located at 5100 Welcome All Road; Park at Bouldercrest, a 438-unit complex situated at 26 Bouldercrest Lane SE; and Majestic Park, a 298-unit property located at 1991 Delowe Drive SW. The Grove and Park at Bouldercrest were vacant, and Majestic Park was 15 percent occupied at the time of the sale. Middleburg is planning to renovate all three properties to improve physical assets and communal amenities.In addition, Middleburg will also rebrand the properties, with The Grove becoming Vesta Red Oak, Park at Bouldercrest becoming Vesta Bouldercrest and Majestic Park becoming Vesta Adams Park. The acquisition and renovations of all three properties are estimated to cost $91 million. Middleburg will provide responsive community programs to its residents and engage the local community through job fairs, afterschool programs and continuing education for adults. Acquisition financing was provided through Middleburg Workforce Housing Fund, a fund that was created in January and is now closed following this transaction. Middleburg also acquired Vesta Derby Oaks in Louisville, Ky., through the fund. Middleburg has partnered with KeyBank Real Estate Capital Community Development Lending and Investment (CDLI) and Capital Bank for construction financing of the Atlanta portfolio. A timeline for renovations was not disclosed.