NOVEL University Place Brochure

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RIGHT WHERE WANT TO BE Imagine a place where you can truly feel at home. Where you can enjoy lake views and fresh air without losing the urban conveniences you need. RIGHT WHERE WANT TO BE RIGHT WHERE WANT TO BE

Where Lake Views and Luxury Living Intersect

At NOVEL University Place, you won’t have to choose between stylish living and sophisticated comfort. With a prime location walkable to local breweries and the best retail, cultural and social experiences, NOVEL University Place combines exclusive waterfront amenities with convenient living. Residents can take advantage of the nearby light rail station for quick access to employment and entertainment venues or enjoy the natural serenity of an easy stroll around the 10-acre lake, and to the Barton Creek Greenway. Offering a diverse collection of spacious studios, carriage homes, and 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom floor plans across seven buildings with varied architecture, lake views and premium finishes, NOVEL University Place has refined spaces to fit any lifestyle.

Relax and Refresh in Recreation Redefined

An array of top-of-the-line amenities creates the perfect space to connect with others or enjoy downtime solo. Revel in a residence where friends and neighbors can come together to enjoy convenience, luxury and connectivity. Mindfully designed with a path around the lake to capture the area’s natural surroundings, NOVEL University Place lets residents experience unmatched scenery and walkability while having access to exceptional apartment and community features.

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Carriage Houses

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J.W.Clay Boulevard

Concentrate, Collaborate & Find Your Calm

Leasing center

Mail room

Two-story amenity building includes:

– Coworking library with individual private work stations and a gathering table to comfortably work from home

– Great room with a covered outdoor porch and fireplace featuring locally sourced stone nestled between cozy reading nooks

– Upper-level terrace overlooking the pool, lake and greenway

Lift & Lunge, Sit & Spin, Reset & Restore

4 Fitness center includes:

– Matrix cardio and weight machines, spin studio and a covered outdoor fitness lawn with streaming capabilities that provides flexibility in workout settings

Lay, Lounge & Lunch

5 Luxurious resort-style pool with a sun shelf, Cabanas, extensive chaise lounge seating, a grilling area and a covered pool house elevates outdoor get-togethers

6 Pocket courtyard with water features provides a serene escape from the everyday

7 Covered grilling space encompasses al fresco dining, flower beds and birdhouses

8 Lounge area overlooking the lake lets you immerse yourself in nature’s beauty

9 Hammock park offers a place to curl up with a book or near friends

10 Dog park allows you to connect with your best friend and some new ones


Apartment Features

As a community focused on experience, our spaces were created with tenants in mind. With an ideal location at the heart of the new, re-imagined town center, NOVEL University Place makes it possible to enjoy adventurous activities within minutes while delivering luxurious living spaces across seven multistory buildings.


– Technology package provides keyless entry, digitally adjusted smart thermostats, high-speed internet and USB ports in all units.

– Textured carpeting and vinyl plank flooring with bleached oak finish are beautiful and durable to withstand foot traffic.

– High ceilings and spacious walk-out balconies deliver luxury inside and out.*

– The foyer includes a built-in bench with coat hooks and additional storage options.*

– Carriage homes with parking garages are available.


– Large bath and semi-frameless glass shower bring a minimalist, dignified appearance.

– Double vanities with quartz counters and spacious linen closets add elegance and storage.*


Honed black granite countertops are unique and modern to complement any style.

– Shaker-style cabinets with convenient pullout trash combine visual distinction and timeless sophistication.

– Samsung® stainless steel refrigerator with French doors and glass-top range with front controls are ENERGY STAR ® certified for eco-friendly use.

– Classic white subway tile backsplash offers a clean, contemporary look.

– Large kitchen islands with signature pendant lighting optimize your space.*

– Full pantries minimize clutter while delivering additional organization.*


– Spacious walk-in closets offer the space you need to arrange your wardrobe.

*In select units.


Full-size, front-load washers and dryers allow for easy loading and unloading.

Redefining Urban Living

At NOVEL University Place, we believe growing up and having fun aren’t mutually exclusive. We carefully constructed our spaces and environment to inspire curiosity, intrigue and exploration. With an abundance of nearby culinary, retail and social opportunities in University Place and Waters Edge, NOVEL University Place delivers a sophisticated collection of spaces and places within arm’s reach. Designed to be a center of culture and engagement in University City, we proudly celebrate diversity, learning and new connections. Events such as the University City Farmers Market, holiday fun runs and local art exhibits create a culture of personal development and community engagement.

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A Scholarly City With Soul

Cultivate a life in the sophisticated, worldly neighborhood that’s home to UNC Charlotte, several Fortune 500 company offices, and some of the area’s best breweries and eateries. Although close to uptown, NoDa, and other districts, this spirited neighborhood marches to the beat of its own drum. Combining its academic university roots with modern amenities to meet contemporary demands, NOVEL University Place is adjacent to an array of restaurants, shops, pubs, hotels and more. It’s a nexus of walkability, convenience, luxury and access. It’s the best of all worlds, all in one place.




At NOVEL by Crescent Communities, we provide a brilliant backdrop for your most interesting life. Grounded in extraordinary locations, our award-winning mixed-use developments embrace unexpected designs, world-class amenities and neighborhood programming that fosters a deep connection to place. Thoughtfully crafted and creatively built, we consider how even the smallest property detail can enrich your everyday — and linger in your memory of life’s best moments.

980.239.7511 • 5315 Waters Edge Village Drive, Charlotte, NC 28262
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