McKinley/Avanath Expands Footprint in Washtenaw County

February 7, 2014

ANN ARBOR, MI – McKinley Institutional Residential Real Estate is pleased to announce the management of Ford Lake Landing, a 184 unit apartment community overlooking Ford Lake in Ypsilanti Township on behalf of its client Avanath Capital Management.  Ford Lake Landing is now part of the Schooner Cove community, which has been owned and managed by McKinley since 1974.  Ford Lake Landing was originally a final phase of development for Schooner Cove, and the community is now fully integrated as one.  This acquisition extends McKinley’s dominant presence to twenty-two communities in the region.

Ford Lake Landing is comprised of one, two and three bedroom apartment homes, and is ideally situated in close proximity to Ann Arbor and downtown Ypsilanti as well as Metropolitan Detroit, all major freeways, the airport, hospitals and universities.  Residents can now enjoy the extensive amenities available at Schooner Cove including lake access and boat slips in addition to the fitness center and beautiful pool.  They also have convenient access to major employers and nearby shopping and dining destinations.

“We are thrilled to add Ford Lake Landing to the Schooner Cove community on behalf of our esteemed client.  This addition builds on our 46 year track record in Washtenaw County and expands our ability to meet the needs of workforce housing in the region” stated Kenneth P. Polsinelli, Chief Real Estate Officer at McKinley.  “Our local management team is excited to serve the needs of these new residents, and to provide them with our world class service” shared Polsinelli.