PROJECTS: Living Spaces

Wesley Acres Additions & Renovations

Des Moines, Iowa
78,000 sf
12/31/2000 From the client: "The residents of the 70 plus apartments are not only satisfied by very proud of their home too. The end result is not only pretty but also user friendly. The common area spaces are very inviting. Venter Spooner did a nice job for us on this fairly challenging project."
Details: Conversion of 89 very small independent living units to one or two bedroom apartments with kitchens and bathrooms all built to current fire safety code and certified assisted living rules. In addition, two upscale apartments each over 3,000 square feet were built.

Faith Baptist Bible College Dormitory

Ankeny, Iowa
38,000 sf
08/30/1999 From the client: "Dan personally made it possible for us to get into our new residence halls five weeks earlier than stipulated in our contract. We have had nothing but a pleasant professional and helpful woring relationship since our first meeting."
Details: This project included 50 two-unit suites providing on-campus student housing. The project utilized wood framing with brick veneer and included two buildings linked by a common entrance.