About: Summary of Developments

Multi-Family

Ripley Heatwole Company

The below major projects were developed by Ripley Heatwole Company, Inc. over a time period spanning back to 1980. RHC has developed just under 5,000 multi-family units during this time period and continues to develop several new quality communities each year.

Arbour Reach Apartments is a quality garden community that caters to the lifestyle of the areas active family. This community is located in the Churchland section of Portsmouth and contains 92 apartments, a pool and a playground. Financing was provided by Bank of America, VHDA and Related Capital Company.

Avondale Apartments is a luxury "big house" style community located in the Kempsville area of Virginia Beach. This unique design complex features 10 units per building with a total of 190 units. Avondale includes such upscale amenities as fireplaces, bay windows, private garages and entrances, plus a clubhouse with business center, fitness center, clubroom, and pool. A second phase is planned for the future. Financing was provided by VHDA.

Brookridge Apartments is a contemporary garden style community that provides market rate quality housing to the work force families of the semi-rural area of Greensville County, Virginia. Brookridge was built in two phases and contains 124 units and a resort style pool. Financing was provided by VHDA, Wachovia Bank and Related Capital Company.

The Cedars Apartments is an amenity rich market rate garden apartment community that is conveniently located in the heart of the Greenbrier section of the City of Chesapeake. The Cedars contains 272 units, a contemporary clubhouse with a kidney shaped pool and tennis court. The buildings are sited around a large stocked fishing pond. Financing was provided by Central Fidelity/Wachovia Bank, Virginia Federal S&L and Bank of America.

The Cottages at Great Bridge is a unique senior apartment community that includes a mix of one story cottage apartments and a two story flat over flat terrace apartments. This community is located in the Great Bridge section of Chesapeake next to the award winning River Walk community. Phase 1 contains 96 units and Phase 2 will contain 32 units. The community includes multiple community rooms, library, beauty salon, community transportation and a picnic pavilion. Financing was provided by VHDA, Wachovia Bank, and Related Capital Company.

Cromwell House Apartments is a four story mid-rise community that caters to the independent active seniors. This community is conveniently located in the Wards Corner section of Norfolk, which is a popular regional retail node that offers a wide variety of shopping and services, public transportation and medical facilities to the residents. Cromwell House contains 205 apartments, an activity room, community transportation and a library. Financing was provided by Bank of America, VHDA, and Sun America.

Derby Run, a modern garden community is located in the Langley Air Force Area of Hampton. Derby Run was built in two phases and contains 304 units, a modern clubhouse with a resort style pool and two playgrounds. Financing was provided by VHDA, Bank of Hampton Roads, and Related Capital Company.

Dogwood Terrace, previously Mountain View Townhouses, is a quality Townhouse community that caters to the areas work force resident. Upon acquisition, this community underwent a planned major rehab and is now a quality apartment community. Dogwood Terrace is located in a western Virginia rural area of Big Stone Gap, and contains 97 units. Financing was provided by VHDA, Powell Valley National Bank and Related Capital Company.

Franklin Arms was developed for the Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority as part of the mixed use HOPE VI "Broad Creek Renaissance" Revitalization Plan. This beautiful senior community is a striking colonial mid-rise building that contains 100 units. Franklin Arms was developed with ACC subsidies using layered financing of HOPE VI Funds, City of Norfolk Funds, Housing Tax Credits, and equity funding by Related Capital Company.

Grafton Station Apartments is an excellence market rate garden apartment community that is located in York County, Virginia. This project contains 252 apartments and is part of a large mixed use community in Grafton that includes a shopping center, townhouses and apartments. Financing was provided by First of America Bank.

Holland House Apartments is a superbly designed mid-rise apartment community that caters to the independent active senior resident. This community is located in the Chimney Hill section of Virginia Beach and contains 112 units, several activity rooms, library, beauty salon, exercise room and community transportation. Shopping, restaurants and public transportation are conveniently located near to this community. Financing was provided by Bank of America, VHDA and Related Capital Company.

Impressions Apartments is a beautifully conceived market rate garden family style apartment community. This community is located in the Oyster Point section of the City of Newport News and was built in two phases. Impressions contain 282 units, a contemporary clubhouse with a large "L" shaped pool and tennis court. Financing was provided by Bank of America and VHDA.

Midtown @ CityView Apartments is a high-end luxury apartment community near the Town Center of Virginia Beach. Located along the planned Thalia Creek Greenway, Midtown is a community where residents can live, work, and play all within walking distance of Virginia Beach's burgeoning downtown. Financing was provided by Wachovia and VHDA.

Mill Creek Apartments is designed to blend into this single family residential area of Deep Creek in the City of Chesapeake. Mill Creek contains 120 apartments, modern clubhouse, pool and playground. This suburban garden community was financed by Central Fidelity Bank/Wachovia Bank, VHDA, and Sun America.

Monmouth Woods Apartments is a garden apartment family style complex. This community is located in the northern Virginia area of Dahlgren and was built in two phases and contains 152 units, modern clubhouse, pool and playground. Financing was provided by VHDA, Commerce Bank, and Boston Financial.

Pilot House Apartments is a three story walk-up style apartment community that is located in Newport News, Virginia, adjacent to the Oyster Point Business Park. Pilot House contains 132 units, contemporary clubhouse and pool. Located adjacent to a major employment center is a major plus for this property. Financing was provided by VHDA, Boston Financial and Farmers Bank of Windsor.

Preston Place Apartments is a quality garden style family apartment community that caters to the small northern Virginia town of Winchester and contains 120 units. Financing was provided by Bank of Hampton Road, and Farmers Bank of Windsor and Boston Financial.

Reflections Apartments is a unique senior campus style community where all units are one story in height and each apartment has its own fenced garden patio area. This community is located in Henrico County, Virginia and contains 104 units, a professionally decorated community center and community transportation. A fountain water feature is located in the lake that is located on this site. Financing was provided by Wachovia Bank, VHDA and Related Capital Company.

Station at Norge Apartments is a three story walk-up apartment community conveniently located just minutes from Interstate 64 between Williamsburg and Richmond. The Station contains 104 units and features such amenities as a resort style pool, a barbeque/picnic area, playground, and a walking/jogging trail. Financing was provided by Wachovia Bank, VHDA, and Related Capital Company.

Summerdale Apartments is a superb 124 unit garden style community for the family on the go. Conveniently located just minutes from Richmond International Airport, Summerdale provides quick access to Interstates 64, 95, and 295. Community Amenities include a resort style pool, clubhouse, and playground. Financing was provided by VHDA, through an allocation of housing tax credits purchased by Related Capital Company.

Tallwood Apartments is a quality three story walk-up apartment community that caters to the today's modern family. This community is conveniently located in the desirable Kempsville section of the City of Virginia Beach, Virginia. Tallwood contains 120 units, a beautiful clubhouse with a resort style pool, outside two acre sport/recreation area, and playground. Financing was provided by CharterMac, Wachovia Bank, and Related Capital Company.

Thalia Landing Apartments, previously Pine Oaks Village Apartments was a major rehab project that is an outstanding garden community. This community is conveniently located in the Pembroke area of Virginia Beach, Virginia near the new Town Center. It consists of 154 apartments, clubhouse, playgrounds and a large pool. Layered financing was provided by VHDA, City of Virginia Beach Block Grant funding and Related Capital Company.

Tradewinds Apartments is part of a mixed use community of Magruder Estates and is located in the City of Hampton, Virginia. This property is a modern market rate three story walk-up style apartment community and contains 284 units, modern clubhouse and pool. Financing was provided by Bank of America and Mass Mutual Insurance Company.

Victoria Place Apartments is a high quality four story senior mid-rise that is strategically positioned in a commercial/residential mixed use development on Shore Drive in the City of Virginia Beach, Virginia. Victoria Place consists of 122 units, picnic pavilion, activity rooms and a library. Part of the building over looks a lake and part faces an urban shopping area. This location features convenient shopping, services and both community and public transportation. Financing was provided by VHDA and Related Capital Company.

Wesleyan Place Apartments is a beautiful 91 unit five story mid-rise apartment community serving independent seniors. This community was built to EarthCraft construction standards which "serves as a blueprint for healthy, comfortable homes that reduces utility bills and protects the environment." Financing was provided by VHDA and Centerline Capital.

Westwinds Apartments is a desirable market rate community that services the active lifestyle families of the tri-city area of Churchland. This community was built in three phases and was recently renovated. Westwinds contains 408 units, a contemporary clubhouse with a large resort style pool, tennis court and playgrounds. Financing was provided by Pioneer Financial S&L, VHDA, and Bank of America.

Willow View Apartments, formerly Lincoln Square, is a townhouse community of affordable housing that is located in Staunton, Virginia. Willow View underwent a major rehabilitation and now contains 110 renovated apartments, a contemporary clubhouse and a playground. Financing was provided by VHDA and Wachovia Securities.

York Pointe Apartments is a high-end market rate family apartment complex. The design of the building provides the appearance of townhomes however all units are flat over flats. This community is located in York County, Virginia and contains 202 units, a handsome community building with a garden pool. Financing was provided by Virginia Federal S&L and Pioneer Financial S&L.


Townhouses and Condominiums

Daybreak Condominiums is a multi-level condominium development that consists of 280 units that is located in the Denbigh section of the City of Newport News, Virginia. This community design includes garden flats and townhouse units over flats, a beautiful community building with a pool that overlooks a central lake. Financing was provided by Sun Trust Bank and Cenit Bank.

Priorslee Townhomes are located in Williamsburg, Virginia and consists of 57 upper end colonial brick townhouses. Attention to the authentic colonial detail is a primary element of this beautiful community. Financing was provided by Bank of America.

York Crossing Townhouses are located in the mixed used community of Grafton in York County, Virginia. This community consists of 242 traditional large brick and siding townhouses. Financing was provided by First America Bank and Central Fidelity.

Rudee Inlet Waterfront Townhouses is located on Lake Rudee in the resort section of the City of Virginia Beach and consists of 12 units. This location sold out very quickly. Each contemporary townhouse is three stories in height and faces Lake Rudee and has access to a private boat slip. Financing was provided by Life Savings Bank.

Summerplace Townhouses is part of a mixed use community known as Magruder Estates and is located in the City of Hampton, Virginia. This property is a traditionally designed townhome community of 100 units. Financing was provided by Commerce Bank which is now BB&T.


Commercial Projects

Churchland Medical & Professional Center is a campus style one and two story office park that is located in the Churchland Central Business District, Chesapeake, Virginia. This park consists of six detached all brick colonial style office building comprising of 37,500 square feet. The authentic colonial details include slate roofs, large double hung windows, brass exterior railing and brick pavers porches.

Colonial Corporate Center is a 5 acre office park created to simulate the look of a Williamsburg style Colonial Village. The project was developed with eight one and two story brick and wood frame colonial style offices ranging in size from 1600 to 12000 square feet. The total size of the park contains 43,000 square feet.

Edwin Drive Office Park is an 8,320 square foot contemporary style office park that is located on Edwin Drive in the City of Virginia Beach, Virginia. The buildings are constructed of wood frame material and are one story in height and feature sharply pitched roof designs.

Acredale Business Park is a mixed use commercial development located in the Kempsville shopping district of the City of Virginia Beach, Virginia on Indian River Road. In addition to the development of the land, RHC built an 8,320 square foot office complex, a 10,000 square foot multi-purpose retail shop building and a 5,000 square foot day care center that is leased to Children's World.

American Self Storage is a modern one story mini-storage facility that is located in the Churchland section of the City of Portsmouth, Virginia. This project contains 57,000 square feet and includes an office and manager's living quarters.

Chelsea Commons is a one story colonial style office building that contains 12,400 square feet of space. This project is located in the Greenbrier section of the City of Chesapeake, Virginia. The authentic colonial details include slate roofs, large double hung windows, brass exterior railing and brick pavers' porches.

Parkview Shopps is a 15,000 one story multi-tenant retail building. It is located on a pad site of the Parkview Shopping Center on South Military Highway in the City of Chesapeake, Virginia. Parkview Shopps is constructed of steel frame with bricked and store front exterior.

Landsdale Office Building is a 10,000 square foot one story multi-tenant contemporary office building located at the intersection of North Military Highway and Princess Anne Road in the City of Norfolk, Virginia.