Thursday, September 23, 2010

Press Release: Love Downtown? Live Downtown!

City Walk @ Akard Offers Opportunity for High Quality, Affordable Housing

Apartments in the heart of downtown, conveniently located near transportation, business, and entertainment are now available, offering a unique opportunity to live downtown, where residents can enjoy high rise living without the high prices.

Dallas, TX., September 21, 2010 --- City Walk @Akard is more than a recently renovated 15-story apartment building. It is a unique opportunity – an opportunity for moderate income wage earners to have a convenient, new apartment home set in the heart of downtown – an opportunity to live in a historic building that offers many of the same amenities found in upscale, urban high-rises but at a range of affordable prices.

Marble lobbies welcome residents and guests. A 24-hour doorman and on-site management provide worry-free living. City Walk @ Akard provides fun with an on-site activity director and a community room complete with organized youth activities, a fitness center, library, computer room, game room and music sound room.

Available now, loft-style apartments are being offered by Central Dallas Community Development Corporation, Central Dallas Ministries’ nonprofit, housing developer. “Central Dallas CDC's goal is to bring beautiful, sustainable design to housing for people at any income level,” explained John Greenan, Executive Director at City Walk. Units come furnished with appliances, stainless steel lighting fixtures, painted accent walls, cabinets, and polished floors, plus free WiFi access and on-site laundry facilities. Electricity, Heat/ & Air conditioning are included in rent. Most apartments have spectacular views of the Dallas skyline!

City Walk @ Akard has easy access to all major thoroughfares and is a short walk to the DART Rail and all public transportation. According to Andrew Fortunato, executive consultant to City Walk, “affordable housing is an asset to residents and our community.” Residents can enjoy downtown shopping, dining and entertainment all right outside their “front door”. For those individuals who work downtown or who are looking to live close to transportation, City Walk offers convenience and affordability.

City Walk is more than an opportunity to live in a beautiful high-rise building. It is an opportunity to “move-up”! To learn more about all that City Walk has to offer, go to or call 214.468-8826.

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For more information on contents of this release, please contact: Lou Ann York 214.343.1599 or

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