Steadfast Apartment REIT III Buys Apartment Community in Metro Atlanta for $32.4M
LAWRENCEVILLE, GA. — Steadfast Apartment REIT III Inc. (STAR III) has purchased Reflections on Sweetwater, a 280-unit apartment community located in Lawrenceville, a northeast suburb of Atlanta in Gwinnett County. STAR III purchased the asset from the undisclosed seller for $32.4 million. Built in 1996, Reflections features one-, two- and three-bedroom units averaging 933 square feet, with rents averaging $965 per month. Unit interiors include 9-foot ceilings, washer/dryer connections, crown molding, built-in bookshelves, breakfast bars, ceiling fans and private balconies or patios. Community amenities include a resort-style pool with a sundeck, 24-hour fitness center, playground, clubhouse with resident lounge, outdoor grills, business center, lighted tennis-courts, walking trail, on-site lake, car-washing station and detached garage parking. The property was 95.7 percent occupied at the time of sale. The previous owner upgraded half of the apartment units, and STAR III plans to renovate and paint the remaining units when turning the apartments between residents.