Two River Oaks luxury apartment projects break ground in July

Alta River Oaks broke ground in July.

Alta River Oaks broke ground in July.

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Wood Partners broke ground July 22 on Alta River Oaks, a new midrise project that will offer 364 multifamily units by the third or fourth quarter of 2020, according to a news release. Located at 3636 W. Dallas St., Houston, the community will feature high-end finishes and amenities, including a sky lounge, fitness center, conference center and resident bike storage. The project comes just weeks after Wood Partners broke ground on Alta West Alabama, 3623 W. Alabama St., a 304-unit community slated to be ready by the third quarter of 2020. www.woodpartners.com
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By Matt Dulin

Matt joined Community Impact Newspaper in January 2018 and is the City Editor for Houston's Inner Loop editions.


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