Ground broken on Latitude 45 apartment tower –

Local developer Alatus has officially broken ground on a 13-story luxury apartment building called Latitude 45 at 301 Washington Ave. S.

The groundbreaking ceremony was held on April 29 and construction is scheduled to be complete next summer. The 319-unit complex will have 10,000 square feet of ground floor retail space, including a restaurant concept by Ryan Burnet, the man behind Bar La Grassa, Burch and Barrio.

Luxury amenities planned for the building include a 3rd floor rooftop dog park, another private rooftop garden with a pool, a yoga room and a fitness center.

Doran Construction and ESG Architects are in charge of the building’s construction and design. Leasing begins in a few months.

By: Ben Johnson
Date: May 2, 2014
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Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Alatus, LLC was founded in 2005 with the goal of revitalizing communities through the planning, design and construction of transformative projects. Known for its dedication to excellence, Alatus is a leader in multi-family as well as mixed-use, commercial, and single-family residential real estate developments.

The company also includes MyHomeSource, LLC, which focuses on single-family home construction throughout the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro and brings more than 30 years of real estate, design, and construction experience to each neighborhood. With numerous, award-winning urban and suburban developments, Alatus proudly partners with clients and communities throughout the Upper Midwest.