New Community Features 648 Apartments and Programmed Shared Spaces Near the Stamford Train Station and Vibrant Waterfront
STAMFORD, CT – October 25, 2019 – Stamford Urby has entered downtown Stamford, CT with 648 rental apartments, bold architectural design, knock out functionality and lively social spaces.
Development partners Urby and Brookfield Property Group have launched leasing for the first phase of apartments. Urby is conveniently located on the corner of Greyrock Place and Tresser Boulevard, within walking distance of Stamford’s downtown commercial hub and train station with Metro-North service. The collection of studios, one- and two-bedroom apartments feature bright and airy floorplans with huge, ceiling-high windows looking out onto a lush garden of bamboo. Immediate occupancy is available.
Stamford Urby is the fourth Urby development to be completed, following Staten Island, Jersey City and Harrison, NJ.
“We are thrilled to bring Urby to the Stamford market,” said David Barry, CEO of Urby. “The new community illustrates the brand’s commitment to human-scale design, neighborly values, and a positive outlook on the future.”
Designed by the Amsterdam-based architecture and interiors firm Concrete, Stamford Urby is comprised of 11 buildings of varying heights laid out in a square. The entrance lobby is integrated with an all-day café. Home to Roost, a Darien-based local favorite led by award-winning Chef Mike Pietrafeso (Ada’s Kitchen & Coffee in Greenwich and Roost Darien), the café features a seasonal menu of coffee, light fare and cocktails, seven days a week. Open to the public, the Café creates community between residents and the surrounding neighborhood by offering food and beverage as part of the lobby experience.
Residents will appreciate Stamford Urby’s vast outdoor green spaces which offer a haven of calm amid the hustle of downtown. Designed by Brussels-based architecture and landscape architecture firm, Bureau Bas Smets, the heavily-landscaped property features bamboo-lined winding paths and leafy gardens, creating the feeling of an urban oasis. Highlighting the central courtyard is an elevated saltwater pool and patio, and numerous BBQ grills and fire pits.
Residents will also have access to a communal kitchen where neighbors can meet and interact through thoughtful programming and social happenings. There’s also an enormous fitness facility with Life Fitness and Peloton equipment, and a Woofgarden for resident canines.
Urby’s seamless integration of technology allows residents to enjoy smartphone building and apartment entry, video intercom for guests, Amazon Hub package lockers, WiFi in all common areas, filtered water station, and a web-based portal for maintenance requests and rent payment. An enclosed parking garage offers electric car charging stations and bicycle storage.
Stamford Urby’s thoughtfully-designed residences make smart use of space. The apartments offer style and functionality and come equipped with windowsill shelving, built-in bookcases, closet drawers and shelving; pocket doors, and window treatments. Kitchens boast modern appliances with integrated Blomberg stove and cook top and concealed dishwashers. GE washer/dryers and individual heating/cooling systems are included in each apartment. Monthly rents currently range from $1,985for studios, $2,280for one-bedroom layouts and $2,900 for two-bedroom floor plans. Grand opening incentives include a free month of rent.
For more information on Stamford Urby and to schedule a private appointment to tour furnished model apartments and amenities, visit www.urby.com/Stamford, or call 203-323-9511. The community is located at 1 Greyrock Place, Stamford, CT. 06901. Follow @UrbyLife on Instagram and Facebook.
Urby combines boutique hotel personality with imaginative architectural design to create a fresh new standard for apartment living. Urby is defining a new category of residential hospitality. Each Urby property is designed with attention to space and detail and is dedicated to excellent service and engaging cultural programs that amuse and inspire residents. Urby was created by David Barry, a real estate developer and hotelier with experience developing and operating boutique hotels such as the Standard East Village, Chiltern Firehouse in London, Pod Hotel in Williamsburg, and W Hotel in Hoboken. Urby collaborates exclusively with Amsterdam-based design firm Concrete for its architecture and interior design. Since its founding in 2015, Urby has successfully opened 4 properties containing over 2,600 units in New York City, New Jersey and Connecticut, and has over 1,000 more apartments in development. For more information, visit www.urby.com or @urbylife