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Dantin Bruce pays $4M for 21 acres to be developed into townhome subdivision

By: Eric L. Taylor A 21-acre tract of land that will be developed into the 148-unit Cedar Grove Townhomes subdivision has been purchased for $4.02 million, according to the East Baton Rouge Parish Clerk of Court’s office. The site, which sits on the south side of Jefferson Highway west of Baringer Road, was purchased by Dantin…

Planning Commission approves 324-unit apartment complex on Bluebonnet

The East Baton Rouge Planning and Zoning Commission has approved Dantin Bruce Development’s planned 324-unit apartment complex at Bluebonnet Boulevard and Celtic Drive.  Waters at Bluebonnet would include 10 buildings, including community and accessory buildings, and the land is not in a special flood hazard zone, according to documents submitted to the commission and planning…

Dantin Bruce planning 324-unit apartment complex on Bluebonnet near Celtic

Dantin Bruce Development is planning a 324-unit apartment complex on Bluebonnet Boulevard near Celtic Drive, documents submitted to the Planning Commission show.  Waters at Bluebonnet would include 10 buildings, including community and accessory buildings, and the land is not in a special flood hazard zone, according to planning staff.  Dantin Bruce did not respond to…

D.R. Horton pays $4.4M for lots in planned Old Jefferson Highway subdivision

D.R. Horton bought 53 lots in Heron Pointe, a planned subdivision off Old Jefferson Highway, for $4.4 million on Friday. The new subdivision, which the Baton Rouge Planning Commission approved in 2020, will be near Parkview Baptist on Parkknoll Avenue.  According to the commission’s application summary, the subdivision will include 53 four-unit lots and four…

DSLD buys residential lots in Bellegrove Square for $8 Million

DSLD Homes purchased 118 residential lots Friday in Bellegrove Square, a planned development at the intersection of Burbank Drive and Bluebonnet Boulevard, for $8 million from Dantin Bruce Real Estate. The lots are ready for construction and building will start once permitting is acquired, expected in the next 30 days, says Matthew Poche, head of…

13 acres off Old Jefferson in Baton Rouge sold; here’s a quick look at the plans

Timothy Boone November 23, 2020 | The Advocate A nearly 13-acre site off Old Jefferson Highway near Parkview Baptist Church has been sold to local developers, who plan to build a 52-lot infill subdivision on the property. DB Heron Pointe LLC, represented by Brian Dantin and Ross Bruce, bought the land, property transfer records show. The…

Dantin Bruce plans 52-lot infill subdivision by Parkview Baptist Church

Holly Duchmann November 24, 2020 | The Baton Rouge Business Report\ Brian Dantin and Ross Bruce, of Dantin Bruce Development, are planning to develop a 52-lot infill subdivision off Sherwood Forest Boulevard and Old Jefferson Highway. The pair bought 13 acres of undeveloped land nestled between Parklawn Park and Parkview subdivision. Dantin said it was the property’s central…

Dantin Bruce buys residential portion of new Bluebonnet, Burbank development

HOLLY DUCHMANN OCTOBER 7, 2019 | REAL ESTATE | BATON ROUGE BUSINESS REPORT Brian Dantin and Ross Bruce, with Dantin Bruce Real Estate, have acquired nearly 30 acres off Bluebonnet Boulevard and Burbank Drive for $2.3 million.  The property will be part of a planned mixed-use development called Bellegrove Square and  will feature roughly 117 Dantin…

Dantin, Bruce buy office condos near I-12 for $1.3 million

TIMOTHY BOONE JUNE 4, 2019 | REAL ESTATE | THE ADVOCATE Developers Brian Dantin and Ross Bruce have purchased an office condominium park near Interstate 12 for $1.3 million with plans to make improvements to the property. The two men bought Interline Plaza, which consists of four office buildings and a storage unit at 9111, 9121,…

The Mercantile offices break ground on Bluebonnet

HOLLY DUCHMANN OCTOBER 23, 2018 | REAL ESTATE | BATON ROUGE BUSINESS REPORT Dantin Bruce Development has broken ground on The Mercantile, a new garden-style office development on Bluebonnet Boulevard near Jefferson Highway. The development—a mix of leased and owned properties—will consist of eight buildings over 38,800 square feet. Five of the buildings have been committed to be…