Cottonwood Residential News


Cottonwood Residential Now Managing McKinney Uptown Apartments in Dallas, Texas
Salt Lake City, Utah - July 8, 2016

Cottonwood Residential was awarded management of McKinney Uptown Apartments, located in Dallas TX, on June 27, 2016. This urban, high-rise community features nine floors and 144 units. McKinney Uptown is in the heart of Uptown with easy access to the McKinney Avenue Trolley and popular venues in the area.

Each of the 23 unique floor plans include granite counter tops. Many of the homes have wood plank-style flooring and maple cabinetry.

Glenn Rand, Executive Vice President of Operations at Cottonwood Residential remarked, “Today’s residents want luxury amenities in walk-able urban areas. McKinney Uptown offers both.”

McKinney Uptown is the eleventh community in the Dallas area to be managed by Cottonwood Residential. The company currently owns or manages 70 communities in 17 states.

Exceptional Performance Honored at 2016 Leadership Conference
Salt Lake City, Utah - June 8, 2016

The 2016 Leadership Conference was held at the Chateau Elan Winery & Resort in Braselton, GA. A gala night and award ceremony culminated three days of learning, training, and activities. Top performers within Cottonwood’s national team of community, service, and corporate managers were honored, including the following:

• President’s Leadership Award: Annette Folch, Director of Operations & Training
• Regional Manager of the Year: Jocelyn Forcht-Langfitt
• Community Manager of the Year: Emma Hamilton; Scott Mountain by the Brook
• Service Manager of the Year: David Atkinson; Midtown Crossing
• Property of the Year: 1070 Main, Hendersonville, TN

Cottonwood Residential, based out of Salt Lake City, Utah, launched in 2004 and operates as a fully integrated real estate investment trust (REIT). Managing nearly 21,000 multifamily units in 17 states, Cottonwood Residential has taken over as the Asset and Property Manager for several multifamily syndicators, including DBSI, DeSanto, Eliason, Sagebrush, TIC Properties, Daymark/Triple Net Realty and MSI/Jacobson.

Altis Highland Park Renamed to The Marq Highland Park
Salt Lake City, Utah - April 8, 2016

We are pleased to announce the renaming of Altis Highland Park, acquired by Cottonwood Residential on December 21, 2015, to The Marq Highland Park.

The new name will allow for additional emphasis on the prestige of this extraordinary community and its unique amenities. The change will also remove any association with the former management company’s “Altis” line of properties.

This elegant, class-A property features 239 units with modern features, including USB charging stations, granite countertops, stainless steel refrigerators, and designer tile bathrooms.

According to Brandy Hall, Vice President of Operations: “When you’ve made it to The Marq, you’ve hit the mark for apartment living. From high-tech amenities to high quality finishes in a superb location, we’ve set a new standard here for the market and our company.”

The Marq Highland Park also provides the convenience of 5,000 square feet of retail space on site. Kahwa Coffee is among the location’s tenants, along with others to be announced.

Announcing the Cottonwood Residential 2016 Leadership Conference
Salt Lake City, Utah - February 5, 2016

Cottonwood Residential is pleased to announce its 2016 Leadership Conference at the Chateau Elan Winery & Resort in Braselton, GA, conveniently located 40 miles from Atlanta.

The event takes place Tuesday, April 19th through Friday, April 22nd. It will be attended by Cottonwood’s national group of Community Managers, Service Managers, Regional Managers and Corporate Executives.

The 2016 Leadership Conference is designed to continue honing Cottonwood’s leaders in areas from best practices to green initiatives, and from marketing to management. Attendees will participate in group trainings and small group learning tracks designed to further development within their roles.

Key partners and sponsors will also be invited. A trade show exposition will be held on Tuesday, April 19th, allowing Cottonwood’s national service providers face to face contact with decision makers from every level of the organization.

Those interested in joining Cottonwood as event sponsors are invited to reach out to Annette Folch, Director of Operations and Education. She can be reached at (801) 449-3352.

Cottonwood Residential Acquires Altis Highland Park in Tampa, Florida
Salt Lake City, Utah – January 4, 2016

Cottonwood Residential acquired Altis Highland Park in Tampa, Florida on December 21, 2015. This unique, class-A property features 239 units with modern amenities including USB charging stations, granite counter tops, stainless steel refrigerators and designer tile bathrooms.

Each of the contemporary studio, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments blends high-end amenities with nearby world class golf and the cultural scene of Tampa’s Westchase neighborhood.

Brandy Hall, Vice President of Operations at Cottonwood Residential, was on site at the property on the first day of the transition. “This is an amazing community. We’re so thrilled to own and manage such a wonderful place for our residents to call home.”

Altis Highland Park is the seventh property owned or managed by Cottonwood Residential in Florida. It also joins sister property, 456 unit Sanctuary at Highland Park, as the company’s second fully-owned property in the Tampa market.

“This acquisition shows how Cottonwood is continuing to grow its multifamily portfolio with exceptional assets in strong markets. We’re pleased to bring this kind of value to our investors, and to offer this level of amenities to residents,” remarked Chad Christensen, President of Cottonwood Residential.