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Strong Leasing at Alta Heights Apartment Community in Houston's Vibrant Washington Corridor

256-Unit Community Located Walking Distance From Burgeoning Shopping, Entertainment and Dining District

HOUSTON, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 03/28/14 -- Wood Partners, L.L.C., one of the nation's most active multifamily developers, has already leased 173 units at Alta Heights, a 256-unit apartment community that opened four months ago at 145 Heights Blvd. between the historic Heights district and the city's dynamic Washington Corridor.

"Alta Heights' location, near Houston's major employment corridors and within walking distance of an impressive group of retail stores, nightclubs, and restaurants, makes it a very desirable place to live," said Todd Gaines, Wood Partners' South Texas director.

Designed by Womack + Hampton and built by Wood Partners, the four-story building on 3.5 acres consists of 256 units, including efficiencies, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments. Amenities include granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, under-mount sinks, subway tile backsplashes, distressed walnut vinyl plank flooring in kitchen and living areas, environmentally friendly plush carpet, washer/dryers in each unit, and garden tubs and showers in select units. Approximately half of the units come with a technology package including built-in Bluetooth-capable surround-sound.

Highlights of the community's common areas include a courtyard with pool, barbecue grills, an outdoor kitchen with TV, a second courtyard with water fountain and grill, a fitness center, leasing office and club room with kitchen and bar areas.

Rents range from $1,265 a month for a studio to $2,105 a month for a two-bedroom.

"In addition to offering a quick and easy commute to Downtown, the Medical Center, Greenway Plaza and the Energy Corridor, Alta Heights offers modern, luxurious homes with state-of-the-art amenities," said Gaines. "For residents who want to live in the heart of Houston, Alta Heights is definitely the place to be."

About Wood Partners
Wood Partners is a national real estate company that acquires, develops, constructs and property manages high density and mixed-use communities. It was ranked the nation's No. 2 multifamily developer in 2012 based on 5,100 unit starts. Through quality construction, responsible land development and intelligent design, our communities reflect the aesthetic and social fabric of the community and provide a luxurious living experience at a fair price. The company has been involved in the acquisition and development of more than 49,000 homes with a combined value of more than $7.6 billion nationwide. The company currently owns 77 properties with a combined total of 20,200+ units. Wood Partners has offices in 16 major markets nationwide including Atlanta, Baltimore, Delray Beach/South Florida, Boston, Charlotte, Dallas, Denver, Houston, New York, Southern California, Orlando, Phoenix, Raleigh-Durham, San Francisco, Seattle, and Washington, D.C. To learn more about Wood Partners, please visit our website, www.woodpartners.com.

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