Future BR: Infill development vital for EBR, planners say

Construction crews finished pouring concrete last week on the roads and alleys that will wind through Perkins Lane, a 4-acre townhouse development along a busy stretch of Perkins Road between Lee Drive and Standford Avenue.

Dantin assembles condo site

Brian Dantin with Dantin Bruce Companies has experienced success in developing upscale student housing in close proximity to LSU. The company recently put together a site on East Boyd Drive for the construction of a 28-unit project, purchasing four lots totaling 46,800 square feet for $1.2 million, or about $25.65 per square foot. The seller was William Arthur Reich.


The townhome-condo market around LSU is racing.

At the South Gates of LSU on Highland Road, Brian Dantin has already built the Parker Place condos, which sold out in days and earlier this month won a design award from the Growth Coalition.