New Apartment Community Planned in Encore
Developer Mill Creek Residential has submitted an application for a building permit for a new apartment community in downtown Tampa’s Encore District. Modera Encore will be an eight-story development with 304 apartment units and 9,659 square feet of retail space. The development will also include a parking garage with 432 spaces. The Encore district is a 40-acre mixed-use public- private development, a partnership between the Tampa Housing Authority and Banc of America Community Redevelopment Corp. Encore includes affordable and market-rate housing and is located between the urban core and Channel district, close to the future Gas Worx development. The developer plans to acquire the parcel of land for the development from the Tampa Housing Authority.