River Glen Apartments

Project Basics:

  • Location: Evanston, Wyoming
  • Number of units: 48
  • Year completed: 2001
  • Cost of construction: $1,159,709
  • Total development cost: $1,916,332

Major challenges:

  • Project was in receivership when purchased
  • 30 of 48 units completely uninhabitable; only 18 of 48 units inhabited
  • Extensive damage from freezing pipes
  • Several walls knocked out

Renovations:

  • Made four units and entire site fully accessible
  • Replaced carpet, vinyl, countertops, appliances and paint
  • Installed new playground, picnic table, barbeque, basketball hoop
  • Replaced siding, roof and windows
  • Repaired damaged walls
  • Replaced landscaping with lawns, new planter beds and locust, crabapple and pine trees