CHARLOTTE, NC – Haven Campus Communities announced an 887-bed, 332-unit luxury student housing community at UNC Charlotte. The project is located directly across University City Blvd from the university’s main campus and is scheduled to open in fall of 2018. This proximity conveniently allows students immediate access to the main campus.
“Haven prides itself on providing student’s accessibility and conveniences by strategically selecting locations that promote academic lifestyle within the local university area,” said Jay Williams, Haven Campus Communities President and Co-founder. “Our plan aligns directly with Haven’s development commitment to quality and safety, walkability to campus, along with our focus on innovation and technology.”
The project will be the only student housing community in Charlotte to offer an exclusive technology forward Smart Apartment. From maintenance requests to smart locks, to loading a favorite playlist, Haven has created a customizable suite of smart apartment systems into a single intuitive mobile platform.
Students will have the ease of controlling common area smart lighting, smart thermostats and smart ceiling fans through the Amazon Echo, provided in each unit. Outlets will be equipped with USB plugins and Smart HDTVs. The building itself has a touch screen video intercom for building controlled access and an iOS and Android compatible app that allows students to see visitors before granting entrance. Thanks to dynamic internet service through the project’s on-site managed network, residents will experience blazing speeds via wired and wireless service throughout the property.
The unit will also offer fully furnished one, two, four, and five bedroom plans. Each will include a fully-equipped kitchen, full-size washers and dryers, trundle beds with pillow top mattresses, and private bathrooms for each bedroom. Residents will enjoy all-inclusive rental packages including electricity, water, cable and internet.
The community will have a full slate of amenities including a cyber-lounge with charging stations, coffee bar, fitness center with On-Demand classes, tanning room, gaming room, computer center with private study rooms featuring Smart TVs, and professional on-site management. The pool area will include a large pavilion area with TVs, sun deck, large tanning deck, cabanas and built-in grilling stations. The property will also feature multiple gathering areas with built-in seating, bocce and horseshoes, fire pits, and an open courtyard.