Multifamily X Missouri

Opus starts construction on 256-unit apartment project in Kansas City

The Opus Group, along with Central Bank of the Midwest and CTK Real Estate, has started construction on a 256-unit mixed-use apartment complex in the historic Westport neighborhood in Kansas City, Missouri. The development, located at the corner of Westport Road and Broadway Boulevard, will also feature 10,000 square feet of ground-level retail space.

The six-story project will include two guest suites and 254 apartment units, which will be a mix of junior studio, studio, alcove, and one- and two-bedroom floorplans. Units will feature luxury interior finishes, including nine-foot ceilings, stone countertops, designer backsplash and lighting packages, vinyl plank flooring, stainless steel appliances, over-sized windows and in-unit washers and dryers.

Opus will use architectural details that reflect the neighborhood’s aesthetic with modern, clean lines and materials. The project will also include an array of community amenities, with a club room and adjacent roof-level terrace that will overlook Westport Road and Broadway Boulevard, offering views of the Country Club Plaza. Another larger, lower-level amenity terrace overlooking Broadway Boulevard will have a pool, fire pits, lounge areas, grilling and dining capabilities and an adjacent club room.

Additional amenities include state-of-the-art fitness equipment and Fitness On Demand™, conference rooms, co-working vestibules, spa, dog wash station, secure bike storage and storage space for residents, as well as two levels of secure underground parking with direct access to residential floors.

Opus Development Company, L.L.C. is the developer, Opus Design Build, L.L.C. is the design-builder and Opus AE Group, L.L.C. is the interior designer, architect and structural engineer of record. The project is slated to be completed in spring 2020.