The first residents moved into the latest offering from Urbane Apartments — Urbane on Farnum.
recently finished on the 16-unit building in Royal Oak. The 1960s-era
apartment building is located on the corner of Farnum and Washington
streets. It is across the street from Royal Oak’s old Dondero High
School and a few blocks north of downtown.
The building had
fallen into disrepair before Urbane invested $400,000 into restoration.
Now it features a mix of large studios, one-bedroom and two-bedroom
apartments. They include a number of modern amenities, such as brand
new bamboo floors, recycled carpet, efficient water fixtures, granite
bar tops, black appliances, glass French doors, dual shower heads and
high-speed wireless Internet.
Urbane owns 15 apartment buildings
in southeast Oakland County. These buildings are near vibrant
downtowns, such as Royal Oak, Ferndale, Clawson, Berkely and Birmingham.
For information on Urbane Apartments offerings, call (248) 988-7125.
Source: Eric Brown, co-founder of Urbane Apartments
Writer: Jon Zemke