College Campus Living at Baton Rouge

Originally published in HomeDSGNThis stylish apartment is located near the University of Louisiana campus at Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA.Designed by Kenneth Brown Design, it is intended to bring a fresh perspective to college campus living.-Magaly 

Sales are strong at recently completed 333 Flats condo project near LSU

Originally published in Baton Rouge Business Report It’s been a busy few months for Dantin Bruce Developments. While the company is in the initial stages of its new Offices at City Farm office park on Jefferson Highway along with more than a half-dozen other projects, construction has finished on 333 Flats, the companion high-end condominiums…

NAI/Latter & Blum moving Baton Rouge headquarters to Offices at City Farm

Originally published in Baton Rouge Business Report Commercial and residential real estate giant NAI/Latter & Blum will be moving its Baton Rouge headquarters to Dantin Bruce Development’s new Offices at City Farm office park on Jefferson Highway near Towne Center. It will take about eight to nine months for the build-out on the 18,500-square-foot building that…

Dantin Bruce Buys Nearly 90 Acres on Burbank for new Hunter's Trace Residential Subdivision

Originally Published in Baton Rouge Business Report Dantin Bruce Development has closed on a $4.65 million deal for nearly 90 acres on Burbank Drive—where the Kenilworth Parkway extension could eventually intersect—on which a roughly 250-home subdivision called Hunter’s Trace is planned. “We have all of the approvals we need, and we’ll be starting dirt work…

Experts Say Market Demand Exists for Dueling Office Parks

Infrastructure work began earlier this month at the Office at City Farm, Dantin Bruce Development’s planned 60,000-square-foot office park on Jefferson Highway. Less than a quarter of a mile away, a competing 70,000-square-foot office park—6700 Jefferson—is about to get underway as well. Can the market support dueling office parks?

Dantin, Bruce plot next office park near Towne Center

Development duo Brian Dantin and Ross Bruce, whose previous projects have included the Bluebonnet Palms Office Park, Copper Mill Office Park and 333 Lofts and 333 Flats, will start construction on another project at the beginning of the new year called The Offices at Towne Square.

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The Capital Region has seen considerable commercial growth over the past year. Several new project starts enabled the construction sector to become a main economic driver, and the Baton Rouge Area Chamber’s economic outlook predicts a strong surge of growth for the coming years. New retail, business, residential, medical, educational, dining and church plans are included. The following is just a sampling of some of the projects that have been announced, started or completed over the past year.

333 Flats to break ground next month on East Boyd

Dantin Bruce Development will break ground next month on 333 Flats, a residential development on East Boyd Drive, between Burbank Drive and Highland Road, says co-owner Brian Dantin. 333 Flats is the second phase of a larger residential development by Dantin Bruce on East Boyd. It will be located adjacent to 333 Lofts, which opened in August 2012. 

Relaxed Living In Baton Rouge’s Perkins Lane

Mixed-use infill developments; smaller lots close to retail and work; built outdoor spaces with more amenities; and indoor/outdoor connections through oversized windows, glass doors, covered porches, and balconies. These are features increasingly requested by homeowners over the past several years, according to the American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) Home Design Trends Survey. Architect Mike Sullivan has been creating communities for more than 25 years and knows from experience what the AIA reports confirm: For most homeowners, active lifestyles and being near the action is more important than ever. They also want private retreats, such as attractive outdoor spaces that are usable through much of the year. Perkins Lane, Sullivan’s newest community design, fits all of those trends with gorgeous detailing and durable, high-quality finishes to boot.

Dantin Bruce building new headquarters at Bluebonnet Palms

A new office building under development on Bluebonnet Boulevard, just west of the Jefferson Highway intersection, will become the new headquarters of the general contractor on the project, Dantin Bruce Construction.