Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Feb. 14, 2017 -- Mill Creek Residential, a leading multifamily investor and operator specializing in premier apartment communities across the U.S., today announced that Modera Port Royale, a luxury apartment community located along the Intracoastal Waterway, is now open for first move-ins. The community, which features 555 apartment homes contained within five eight-story midrise buildings, also includes 42 leasable dock slips that can accommodate boats up to 40 feet. Residents will have direct access to the exclusive marina and stunning views of the ocean and shoreline, all while situated within minutes of downtown Fort Lauderdale and Las Olas Boulevard.
"Modera Port Royale is in the heart of the action, while possessing an air of privacy in a private nook along the coast," said Jeff Meran, senior managing director of South Florida for Mill Creek Residential. "It's resort style living mixed with the conveniences of everyday life. We're excited to join a Fort Lauderdale area that has become increasingly vibrant over the past decade and has developed into one of the most sought-after submarkets in the state."
Situated at 3333 South Port Royale Drive about seven miles north of Fort Lauderdale Beach, the community is steps from the newly unveiled Intracoastal Waterway walking path. Picturesque Bay View Park, which features picnic areas, athletic fields and ocean views, is about two miles south. The community is also within a short drive of the vast dining, retail, entertainment and nightlife options of downtown Fort Lauderdale.
Various entertainment and cultural destinations easily accessible from the community include Las Olas Boulevard, Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Museum of Discovery and Science, Savor Cinema, The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale and the Flagler Arts and Technology District. Fort Lauderdale also is home to a number of national employers, including AutoNation, Cintrix Systems, DHL Express and several prominent financial institutions.
Modera Port Royale consists of studio 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartment homes and ample parking (1.9 spaces per apartment home). Rents at the community range from $1,811 to $4,350. Among the premium amenities featured at the community are a boat viewing room, resort-style yoga- and fitness-on-demand room and two elevated amenity decks with outdoor kitchens, barbecue areas and water features. Additional community amenities include a membership-class fitness center with fitness programs and towel service, hotel-inspired swimming pool, state-of-the-art clubhouse, multiple social hubs and game rooms, business center, movie theater, media lounge, and cyber café. Apartment interiors feature elevated nine- and 14-foot ceilings, quartz countertops with tile backsplashes, hard-surface flooring, stainless-steel appliances, 42-inch custom cabinetry, French door refrigerators and moveable chef islands.
About Mill Creek Residential
Mill Creek Residential Trust LLC is a national multifamily company focused on the development, acquisition and operation of apartment communities in targeted markets nationwide. The company proactively pursues development, acquisition and construction opportunities through its seasoned team of real estate professionals in 14 offices across the United States. Mill Creek is building its portfolio in many of the nation's most desirable apartment markets in Seattle, Portland, the San Francisco Bay area, Southern California, Denver, Dallas, Austin, Houston, South Florida, Tampa, Orlando, Atlanta, Washington, D.C., New Jersey, New York, and Boston. As of Sept. 30, 2016, the company's portfolio comprises 65 communities representing nearly 18,000 apartment homes that are operating and/or under construction. For more information, please visit