Announcement Date: September 20, 2017
Haven Campus Communities is pleased to announce a 652-bed, 185-unit luxury student housing community at the University of Arkansas. “The Avenue” is scheduled to open in fall of 2019.
The project is located within walking distance to the main campus and athletic facilities. This proximity conveniently allows students immediate access to the main campus. “Haven prides itself on providing student’s accessibility by strategically selecting locations that promote academic lifestyle within the local university area,” said Jay Williams, Haven Campus Communities President and Co-founder. “This project aligns directly with our 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 Arkansas 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 clubhouse entrance will have touch screen video intercom for 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 project will also offer fully furnished two and four-bedroom plans. Each unit 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, 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, cabanas and built-in grilling stations.