Lawson Celebrates Grand Opening of Alexander at 1090, Affordable Housing in Richmond, VA

June 4, 2021

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – JUNE 4, 2021 – Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney, Councilwoman Kristen Larson, Virginia civic and business leaders, and partners celebrated the Grand Opening of Alexander at 1090 Apartments, a new 100% affordable apartment community in Richmond, VA. Affordable housing is in great demand in Richmond where nearly half of the residents are […]

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Lawson Celebrates The Retreat at Harbor Pointe, Affordable Housing On Norfolk’s Historic Elizabeth River

June 1, 2021

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – JUNE 1, 2021 – Congressman Bobby Scott, Norfolk Mayor Kenneth Cooper Alexander, Virginia civic and business leaders, and partners celebrated the Grand Opening of The Retreat at Harbor Pointe Apartments, a new 100% affordable apartment community on the Elizabeth River. Affordable housing is in great need in Virginia with a large […]

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LAWSON’S SEASIDE HARBOR APARTMENTS FEATURED IN HUD CASE STUDY

April 19, 2021

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – April 19, 2021 – Lawson’s award-winning Seaside Harbor Apartments has been featured in a HUD case study looking at multifamily properties demonstrating innovation in affordable housing. The case study specifically outlines Seaside Harbor’s partnerships with non-profit service provider Hope House Foundation and non-profit partner Samaritan House, and relationships with the city […]

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Lawson Welcomes Marla Posey, CPM, HCCP as Regional Property Manager

March 2, 2021

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – March 2, 2021 – Lawson is pleased to announce the hire of Marla Posey as Regional Property Manager. Posey brings a wealth of experience to Lawson, having held senior executive and regional roles for nationally ranked and regionally based owner-developers and property management firms in the luxury development, market rate housing, […]

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Austin Pittman, Lawson Senior Development Manager Recognized as Virginia Housing Alliance Emerging Leader

December 1, 2020

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – December 1, 2020 – Austin Pittman, Senior Development Manager at Lawson, was recognized today as a 2020 Virginia Housing Alliance Emerging Leader. The Emerging Leader Award recognizes young professionals who have demonstrated the potential for leadership and continuing service and shown dedication and ability to impact their community. Pittman manages the […]

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The Retreat at Harbor Pointe Apartments Enters River Star Business Program

November 24, 2020

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – November 24, 2020 – Lawson is pleased to announce that The Retreat at Harbor Pointe Apartments has entered The Elizabeth River Project River Star Business program at Achievement Level. The River Star program recognizes businesses executing initiatives to reduce pollution and improve wildlife habitat in the Elizabeth River watershed. Conservation efforts […]

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Lawson’s Seaside Harbor Apartments Wins HRACRE Merit Award for Best Multifamily Commercial Housing Project

November 13, 2020

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – November 13, 2020– Lawson is proud to announce that Seaside Harbor Apartments has been awarded the Hampton Roads Association for Commercial Real Estate 2020 Multifamily Commercial Housing Project Merit Award. Judges were impressed with Seaside Harbor’s partnership with Hope House who provide supportive services to Seaside Harbor residents with developmental disabilities, […]

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LAWSON BUILDING AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN NORFOLK’S ST. PAUL’S CORRIDOR

October 28, 2020

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – October 28, 2020 – Market Heights, Lawson’s newest LIHTC affordable housing development broke ground yesterday on Norfolk’s Tidewater Drive. The 100% affordable 164-unit apartment community includes 80 apartments meeting universal design requirements, 17 ADA apartments meeting UFAS accessibility standards, and 12 apartments reserved for residents with developmental disabilities. On-site DD services […]

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Volunteers remove over 2,700 pounds of trash and debris from Elizabeth River waterfront.

October 13, 2020

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – October 13, 2020 – On Friday, October 9th, employee volunteers from Lawson and resident volunteers from The Retreat at Harbor Pointe Apartments joined forces to remove 69 bags of trash and other bulk items totaling over 2,700 pounds of debris from the Elizabeth River waterfront. The volunteer event is part of […]

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Lawson to Begin Construction on Downtown Norfolk Land Purchase, Will Build Affordable Multifamily Apartments with DD Services

September 30, 2020

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – September 30, 2020 – Virginia Beach developer Lawson will commence construction at 630 Tidewater Drive in Norfolk, VA. The former U.S. Post Office on the corner of Tidewater Drive and Brambleton Avenue will be the site of Market Heights Apartments, a 164-unit LIHTC (Low Income Housing Tax Credit) affordable housing community. […]

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