LandSouth to Break Ground on the Harrison Apartment Suites

SARASOTA, Fla. – LandSouth Construction, a Jacksonville, Fla.-based, award-winning general contractor specializing in multifamily, senior living and mixed-use developments will begin work next month on the Harrison Apartment Suites, an apartment community in North Sarasota, Fla.

Developer, LIV Development of Birmingham Ala., chose Charlan Brock Associates of Maitland Fla. to design the gated community that sits on 11.2 acres. Completion is scheduled for the Fall of 2020.

“LIV Development continues to focus on integrity, solid design and strength of construction. We are happy to continue working with a multifamily and senior living developer that shares our vision,” said LandSouth President/CEO James Pyle.

LandSouth Construction is currently working on apartments, senior living and mixed-use developments throughout the Southeast including Charlotte, N.C., North Augusta, Charleston and Indian Land, S.C., Gainesville, Ga., Boca Raton, Tampa, Bradenton, Sarasota, Gainesville, Kissimmee, Jacksonville, ChampionsGate, Port St. Lucie, Melbourne, Debary, Riverview and Orlando, Fla., Chattanooga, Tenn., and senior living developments in New Port Richey, Melbourne, Jacksonville, and Ponte Vedra, Fla.

The experienced LandSouth team working on the Harrison Apartment Suites is led by project manager, Ryland Thompson and field superintended, Scott Macaulay.

The Harrison Apartment Suites will offer 240 beautiful apartment homes in 17 spacious one, two and three-bedroom floor plans ranging from 840 to 1,988 square feet. Interior highlights include carpeted living areas and bedrooms, vinyl plank flooring in kitchen, bath and foyer, granite counter tops, Whirlpool appliances, ventilated vinyl coated shelving and washer/dryer.

The five buildings with elevators will have stucco and siding exteriors with accentuated columns. The 353,505 square foot project’s access-controlled amenities will include clubhouse, pool with pavilion, dog park and wash, lakes and abundant parking.

North Sarasota rests on Florida’s Gulf Coast that was once the winter home of the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus. Harrison Apartment Suites is convenient to all Manatee County has to offer including dining, shopping and attractions such as the Ringling Museum of Art, which showcases old masters and modern art and the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens. Residents will also enjoy great parks, beaches and waterways including Lido Beach, Siesta Key Beach, Longboat Key, Siesta Key, Sarasota Bay, Sarasota Jungle Gardens and Pineapple Park.

Celebrating 21 years, LandSouth Construction has completed more than 18,000 multifamily units, including apartments, senior living, condominiums, and townhomes.

“The Harrison’s combination of construction and design elements will result in a modern, amenity-rich apartment community that will attract the next generation of Sarasota area residents,” noted Joe Passkiewicz, Senior Vice President, Development of LandSouth Construction.

LandSouth will use its unique integrated construction approach to build the square community. Each service component works together to provide a seamless delivery system. These components have been designed and refined to be complementary and each is performance enhanced with proven procedures, tested systems and the very latest technology. By emphasizing results and exceptional service, LandSouth Construction has created a construction process to provide the best possible value for clients like LIV Development.

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LandSouth Construction, the Southeast’s premier general contractor, specializing in multifamily, senior living, and mixed-use development, was named one of Engineering News Record’s Top 400. Since 1998, LandSouth has transformed ideas into best–in–class communities. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla. LandSouth has completed more than 25,000 multifamily units. For more information, call LandSouth’s Marketing Coordinator, Kaley Robinson, (904) 760-3188, or visit