Author: Coleman Gaines - Guest Contributor

Coleman Gaines is a Nashville-native mechanical engineer who is passionate about cycling, real estate development, community-focused urban planning, and funk music.

As Germantown’s sustained growth pushes westward across Rosa L. Parks Boulevard, work has begun in earnest on the Gateway Germantown Development. Gateway Germantown is a 329-unit multifamily development rising five stories at the intersection of Garfield Street & Rosa Parks Blvd. View Along Garfield Street. Renderings Via Dynamik View Along Rosa Parks. The three acre site will contain 70 studio apartments, 187 one-bedroom apartments, 72 two-bedroom apartments, and several amenities throughout the site. Here’s the quick rundown: Development Rundown Gateway Germantown What’s Now: Empty lotWhat’s Next: Multifamily Residential DevelopmentDeveloper: Lennar Multifamily CommunitiesArchitect: Dynamik DesignEngineering Design: McVeigh & Mangum EngineeringLocation: 808…

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Photo Credit – Coleman Gaines On a stretch of Dickerson Pike that has seen sparse development among Nashville’s explosive growth, work is well underway on Skyliner. Designed by Southeast Venture, Skyliner is a multifamily development situated near the intersection of Dickerson Pike and Ben Allen Road. Urban Housing Solutions, a nonprofit dedicated to providing housing for Nashville’s homeless, low income, and workforce populations, will manage leasing for the site . Rendering Courtesy of Southeast Venture The four-story development will feature 16 studio units, 102 one-bedroom units, 22 two-bedroom units, and seven three-bedroom units, for a total of 147 apartments. Three-bedroom…

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