Arcadia Gardens Named Finalist For National Home Builders Award
November 11, 2019
Arcadia Gardens, the United Group of Companies, Inc.’s (United Group) latest addition to their independent senior living portfolio, was named a finalist for a Best of 55+ Housing Award in the “Market-Rate Rental Community On The Boards” category by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB).
The award is defined by NAHB as “the sector's only national awards program that honor the people, companies, projects and programs that have contributed to innovative marketing, industry-leading design and construction and community lifestyle features that appeal to all life stages. The industry and the media view the awards as a showcase for quality housing, innovation and emerging trends that appeal to the mature demographic.”
Arcadia Gardens, which is located in Palm Beach Gardens, FL, is a luxury market-rate maintenance-free and pet-friendly rental community for independent and active adults who are aged fifty-five and older, and will offer 220 “Class A”, one-and-two-bedroom apartments and two-bedroom penthouse suites in two residential buildings above covered parking. Each apartment will feature a screened-in lanai, a fully equipped kitchen, a washer and dryer, luxury finishes, and nine-foot ceilings.
To encourage an active and social lifestyle, Arcadia Gardens will feature a 15,000 square foot community clubhouse with a living room and fireplace, a commercial kitchen with optional dining programs, a dining room and lounge, a game room, an arts and crafts room, a media center, a state-of-the-art fitness center and yoga studio, and an on-site private salon and spa.
The community will also feature a resort-style pool, an outdoor kitchen and fire pit, croquet, pickleball and bocce courts, community garden, a dog park, and a scenic private lake with walking paths.
Rent will include full access to the award-winning SUN® (Senior Umbrella Network) Program, which promotes an independent lifestyle, and offers fitness and aqua aerobics classes as well as other health and wellness services, finance, legal and administrative support, transportation services to stores, pharmacies and restaurants, education and lifelong learning seminars, and a monthly calendar of social events.
The development of Arcadia Gardens is a joint venture between United Group of Companies, Inc., Palm Beach Gardens-based Sina Companies, LLC, and Aztec Group, Inc, a Miami-based investment and merchant banking firm. Construction is expected to begin in November and an anticipated date for a groundbreaking ceremony will be early December.
The award ceremony is scheduled for January 21, 2020 in Las Vegas, NV.