Momentum Continues in May Aerial Photos at ENCORE! Tampa


Another month past, and we have continued progress to share with you in these aerial photos of ENCORE!® taken May 1st. The Trio at ENCORE! apartments looks just about complete as it’s ready to welcome its first residents over the coming weeks. And The Reed at ENCORE! senior apartments appears this close to topping out! Residents in any one of our downtown Tampa rental buildings will have super-easy access to the Channel District and Channelside, which you see just beyond ENCORE! in the first photo. Or, they’ll be just blocks away from downtown Tampa’s many amenities… Read more

All-new April 2014 Aerial Photos Show ENCORE! Tampa Progress


In this month’s update, we’re proud to share the latest series of aerial photos of ENCORE!® taken April 1st. Neighborhood development progress continues to hum right along! The grand opening for the apartment homes at The Trio at ENCORE! is just weeks away. And construction at The Reed at ENCORE! is coming along, too. The Reed will become home to more Tampa seniors in late 2014/early 2015. Share in our excitement and click any of the social share buttons below… Read more

3 Aerial Photos Capture Latest Development at ENCORE! Tampa


In our ongoing series of monthly aerial photo shoots, we are proud present site development progress at ENCORE!® for March 2014. The Ella at ENCORE! is 100% leased, providing apartment homes for downtown Tampa seniors aged 62+. The Trio at ENCORE! is putting on its finishing touches for an April grand opening, when it will welcome even more residents to Downtown’s Tempo District. And construction at The Reed at ENCORE! is humming right along as well. The Reed will become home to more Tampa seniors in late 2014. And just look at that spectacular skyline and Tampa Bay… Read more

Groundbreaking at The Tempo at ENCORE! Apartments

Groundbreaking at The Tempo at ENCORE!, February 13, 2014

On Thursday, February 13th, ground was broken at The Tempo, the fourth apartment building to soon welcome residents home to Tampa’s ENCORE!® mixed-use district. Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn was on hand to deliver remarks, as well as development partners from Banc of America Community Development Corp. and Tampa Housing Authority. Joining them were former residents of the Central Avenue corridor and new residents and community stakeholders, composing what has become Downtown Tampa’s largest re-imagined neighborhood.

Special thanks to Bessolo Design Group who compiled the video recap of the day’s festivities… Read more

Apartment Association Names The Ella at ENCORE! Affordable Community of the Year


ENCORE!® is honored that its inaugural apartment community, The Ella at ENCORE!, has been named by the Bay Area Apartment Association as 2014’s Affordable Apartment Community of the Year.

The Ella at ENCORE!, and the overall ENCORE! community, are named in honor of the rich musical history of Downtown Tampa’s Central Avenue in its heyday – where Ray Charles recorded his first song, the famous dance move and song “The Twist” were born, and legendary jazz artists Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday and Cab Calloway visited often to perform in what was known then as “Harlem South.” ENCORE… Read more