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Apartment Community on Battlefield Rebrands Under New Name

Springfield MO— A multifamily apartment community on West Battlefield Road, formerly known as Essex Place Apartments, has been renamed Westwood on Battlefield.

The property’s 192 residential units, exterior, and common areas have undergone significant renovations and upgrades over the past year and will continue to under the new brand.
Edgewood REIT purchased the 40-year-old complex in 2018, beginning the $1.5 million in exterior renovations under the supervision of TLC Properties in 2019.

“Essex Place Apartments had become a hidden gem on Battlefield Street,” explained Jonathan Maigi, property manager. “I’m excited about the upgrades, and think along with the new name, Westwood on Battlefield, we can ensure our residents not only have a great place to live but take pride in and continue to enjoy their community.

Apartments Renovated with Modern Amenities 

Interior remodels cost the property between $3,000 to $13,000 per unit and include upgrades to kitchens and baths, new flooring, paint, fixtures, and updated lighting. Exterior renovations include siding, roofing, redesigned patios, new patio doors, and windows.

The property has plans to refresh amenities, add new landscaping, and continue with interior and exterior improvements.

Westwood Residents Can Upgrade Their Homes

Westwood on Battlefield is offering current residents the opportunity to upgrade to remodeled space and is now leasing renovated one-and two-bedroom apartments to new residents. Westwood on Battlefield features a centralized swimming pool, fitness center, and more.

Those interested in living at Westwood on Battlefield are encouraged to visit the website to request a property tour.

About Edgewood REIT

Edgewood REIT is a Fargo-based Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) that invests in senior housing communities, medical and professional offices, and multi-family properties. Edgewood REIT has developed an asset base of more than $1,040,000,000, 42% of which is multi-family property.

Springfield, MO is home to their Southern Asset Management office and 2,000 of their muliti-family units. TLC Properties’ partnership with Edgewood REIT provides third-party operations and management services.

About TLC Properties

TLC Properties is a family-owned business that has provided award-winning property asset management and operations services to Springfield, Missouri, and the surrounding region for over 30 years. Today, TLC Properties offers over 25 multifamily apartment communities, housing over 7,000 residents with an additional 1,195 units scheduled for development.

TLC Properties is known for its high-quality, innovative apartment communities and unbridled customer service.