The Bartram is a mid-density, 334 unit apartment complex, consisting of 3 interior courtyards, surrounded by a 4-story wood framed structure including a 6-story precast concrete parking deck. Each courtyard is themed and has a distinct function: a main pool, a lap pool, and a serene fountain courtyard. Building amenities include a 2,400 sq ft fitness center containing state-of-the-art media based Nautilus equipment, free weights, and an aerobics room. Other amenities include a jogging trail, a dog walk, a 2-story, 5,600 sq ft clubroom which incorporates a dedicated game room, pool tables, media center with Xbox and PlayStation 3, a conference room, a family room for casual lounging, as well as a cyber cafe. All amenities contain wireless capabilities, for this project is notably one of the first LEED accredited, wood framed projects in the country.



The Bartram

Green Building Certification



Gainesville, FL


Foram Group


Stories: 4

Units: 334

Acres: 9.15

Units/Acres: 36.50

“Over the course of developing more than 7,000 units, you figure out some architects are great at design. Some are great at creating a functional project. Very few can do both. The Preston Partnership is the best at marrying both form and function. They design beautiful buildings that are affordable and efficient. They are the best.”
– John W. Long, South City Partners