Construction has started on Villard Avenue’s Newest Development, The Villard Commons
On Thursday November 7, 2019, residents, businesses, stakeholders, and community leaders gathered together to celebrate the groundbreaking of the new Villard Commons development, located at 3619 W. Villard Ave. Spearheaded by Index Development Group in partnership with Brinshore Development.
The Villard Commons development boasts 43 residential units situated above 1,167 square feet of commercial space. In addition to affordable housing, amenities include 26 secured parking spaces, a community room, and fitness center for residents. Rise And Grind Café, currently located on Historic King Drive in the former Growing Power Café will open its 3rd location in the development’s commercial space and will become the first full service dine in restaurant in the Villard Business Corridor.
Index Development Group is a collective of real estate professionals including, Alex Walker, Heidi Henley, Jackie Carter, Que El-Amin and Rafael Garcia that grew out of the ACRE
(Associates in Commercial Real Estate) program run by Marquette University and LISC. Community development advocates, business owners, and future business improvement district investors are welcome. Media is invited to attend.