Type: Student Housing

Location: Gainesville, Florida

Project Timeline: July 2014 – July 2015

Units: 41

Beds: 108

The Tuscana Luxury Apartments project is a 108-bed, 66,082 square foot student housing community on 1.95 acres in Gainesville, Florida.

The development consists of two 3-story buildings. A total of 41 units, consisting of four studios, seven 1-bedroom 1-bathroom, six 2-bedroom 2-bathroom, eleven 3-bedroom 3-bathroom, and thirteen 4-bedroom 4-bathroom units were constructed.

Construction generally is wood frame with a combination of brick, stucco and stone exterior. Roofing will consist of architectural style asphalt shingles. All buildings are slab on grade. Interior finishes consist of painted drywall walls and ceilings with a textured finish, and a mixture of carpet and ceramic tile flooring.

Site improvements consisted of clearing and grading while avoiding disturbance of the surrounding wetlands.



James a. Gray

Gray co-founded FaverGray in 2005 and has more than 45 years of experience in design and construction management in the residential, commercial and industrial market sectors. As CEO, Gray is responsible for leading the development of FaverGray’s short and long term strategy, creating and implementing FaverGray’s vision and mission, maintaining awareness of the competitive market landscape, evaluating expansion opportunities and industry developments, maintaining social awareness and responsibility within FaverGray’s market sectors, assessing and managing corporate risks and management of banking and surety relationships.