LandSouth Construction begins UPtown Delray


Contemporary urban mixeduse apartment project

JACKSONVILLE, FL – LandSouth Construction, a Jacksonville, FL. based general contractor specializing in multifamily and senior housing, has begun construction on UPtown Delray, a $26 million mixed-use apartment community in Delray Beach. “This contemporary urban project has two buildings connected by a pedestrian bridge,” said Joe Passkiewicz, vice president of operations for LandSouth Construction. “One building will be apartments over a parking structure. The other is mixed-use with retail and office space as well as apartments. The project is a structural concrete building with extensive use of glass and metal accents with private balconies and terraces.” The development will consist of 146 residences with the total development comprising over 338,000 square feet. UPtown Delray is expected to be completed by September 2016. The developer is NCC Development Group of Delray Beach, Fla. and Monogram Residential of Plano, Texas. Slattery and Associates, a full-service planning and architectural design firm founded in 1981 and based in Boca Raton, is designing the community. “We are pleased to begin UPtown Delray and partner again with NCC Development Group and Monogram Residential. Downtown Delray Beach has become a growing source of pride for the city and its citizens. This upscale project will inspire people to live, work and play in a comfortable urban neighborhood setting,” noted said James Pyle, President and CEO of LandSouth. LandSouth Construction is currently working on projects throughout the Southeast including apartments in Jacksonville, Oviedo, Sanford and Orlando Fla., Collegedale, Tenn. and senior housing in Bonita Springs, Fla. In its 16 year history, LandSouth Construction has completed more than 10,000 multifamily units, including apartments, senior living, condominiums, and townhomes. When completed, UPtown Delray amenities will include a third floor pool and amenity deck including a clubroom that opens to a glamorous outdoor entertaining area including refreshment seating, grilling areas, a water wall fountain, tropical gardens and private terraces. Other project amenities include a gym, gaming room, coffee bar, cyber café, conference meeting room, retail and gated parking. The community will feature studio, one and two bedroom, two-bath apartment homes including some lofts. Interior elements will include sleek, modern appointments, wood cabinetry, granite tops, and stainless steel appliances. UPtown Delray is located at the heart of the beach community’s growing business district at the corner of Federal Highway and S.E. 2nd Street, two blocks south of Atlantic Ave. Residents will be within walking distance to shopping, restaurants and entertainment while also offering easy access to all Downtown Delray Beach has to offer. In building UPtown Delray LandSouth is using its unique integrated approach where each service component works together to provide a seamless delivery system. These components have been designed and refined to be complementary and each is performance enhanced with proven procedures, tested systems and the very latest technology. By emphasizing results and exceptional service, LandSouth Construction has created a construction process to provide the best possible value for clients. For more information visit or call 904.273.6004.