February 4, 2021

Breeden Construction selected as general contractor for 1st Phase of South First Street Revitalization in Charlottesville, Va.

Breeden Construction announced today that it has been retained by Charlottesville Redevelopment and Housing Authority to construct 62 new units of affordable housing as part of the South First Street redevelopment project. The project will meet HUD and VHDA standards and guidelines as well as the requirements of the Passive House Institute US (PHIUS)—a vol­untary standard for energy-efficient buildings. The $13 million apartment project is now underway and is expected to be completed by Spring 2022. Breeden Construction is responsible for all construction and work-site management, including a commitment to deliver the project on schedule and within budget.

"We couldn't be more excited to see the South First Street neighborhood’s revitalization become a reality," said Brian Revere, President of Breeden Construction. “It is our professional motto to build inspiring places, and South First Street will be such a place.”

Breeden Construction is extremely familiar with the Charlottesville community, serving as general contractor for a number of current projects including Berkmar Landing Apartments, a Breeden Company asset, and Brookhill Apartments.

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About The Breeden Company

Nationally recognized, with over 60 years of expertise in every facet of the industry, The Breeden Company is a vertically integrated real estate development organization that boasts market-leading divisions including commercial real estate, multifamily property management and construction. With a portfolio of over 20,000 apartments and 2 million square feet of retail and office space that have been owned, managed and developed, The Breeden Company is one of the premier real estate development firms in the nation. Breeden Realty is one of the top commercial real estate firms in Virginia (Virginia Business, 2021); Breeden Property Management is one of the top multifamily property management firms in the country (Multi-Housing News, 2021); Breeden Construction, the much-acclaimed multifamily general contractor for numerous third-party clients, is one of the top multifamily builders in the country (Multi-Housing News, 2020).
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