The Art Block Project is a proposed 70-unit mixed residential and commercial development that will be located in the up and coming Arts District in Waterloo, Iowa. The site is located on the river front overlooking an amphitheater, providing amazing views of the river and surrounding Arts District.
The 85’ “Art Block” building will add to the skyline and visual interest of downtown Waterloo. Becoming a visible landmark for the arts district. Even from across the river the design concept can be clearly recognized.
The property will consist of seven levels, level 1 includes the lobby and underground parking, level 2 includes commercial space, and level 3-7 includes residential units. There will be a total of 70 luxury apartments units ranging from studio floor plans to one and two bedroom plans. The units range from 468 square-foot studios to 610-647 square-foot one bedrooms to 724-830 square-foot two bedrooms. The unit mix includes 25 studios, 35 one bedrooms, and 10 two bedrooms. The underground parking level will consist of 46 total parking stalls. The main level will encompass multiple spaces from 1,750-3,099 square-foot available for retail and commercial use, with access to the plaza street-scape.