Escent Research Park Brochure

Page 1

ES C ENT RES EARC H PARK CRESCENT COMMUNITIES

BUILT TO INSPIRE

C L A S S A C R E AT I V E O F F I C E


Escent Research Park

Creative Workspace

05

07

Why Charlotte?

University Area

09

11

Location

The Building

15

19

Outdoor Space

Floor Plates & Wiredscore

24

28

Lobby & Amenity Center

The Team

E S C E N T R E S E A R C H PA R K .C O M

03

1 0 7 1 4 D AV I D T AY L O R D R I V E , C H A R L O T T E N C 2 8 2 7 3

TABLE OF CONTENTS

02


02 inspire, retain and motivate top talent. Our building was designed with purposeful intent to inspire today’s ever-growing demand for a third office space. Here, collaborative corridors, natural touches and amenities drive creative connections. When employees are

Quick access to I-85 & I-485

empowered by their working space, your bottom line is too.

Virtually column-free floor plates for flexible space planning

Abundant on-site property amenities

159,000 sq ft of creative office space

Indoor & outdoor third space

E S C E N T R E S E A R C H PA R K

A 9-TO-5 ISN’T THE NORM ANYMORE. NEITHER ARE TRADITIONAL WORKSPACES.

At Escent Research Park, we believe a modern workspace should


04

CREATIVE WORKSPACE

C R E AT I V E W O R K S PA C E

IT PAYS TO WORK WELL

MODERN, DOUBLEHEIGHT LOBBY

ADJACENT OUTDOOR TRAILS

After spending almost a third of our lives at the office,

Industrial-inspired lobby with

and trails that support wellness

today’s workforce expects an environment that embraces

adjoining building amenity space

total wellness — blending the line of productivity and comfort. Creative workspaces have emerged as one of the

COURTYARD

Connected to outdoor courtyards

WIREDSCORE CERTIFICATION

hottest segments in commercial real estate. Though tenant

Ultimate connectivity,

demand is high, these innovative spaces are a rarity. The

enhanced outdoor and indoor

opportunity to differentiate is now.

wireless connections — multiple fiber options available

INDOOR AND OUTDOOR CONNECTED AREAS WITH GREEN SPACE Amenity center providing alternative work environment open to all tenants

Courtyards with activity lawns and a variety of seating and work spaces


06

A ROYAL DIFFERENCE One hundred and two people move to the Queen City every day. That makes Charlotte one of the fastest-growing cities in the nation. With a skilled labor pool, we’ve been named No. 1 for business, No. 1 in millennial growth and the most up-and-coming city in America. Business is booming. So is the demand for creative office spaces.

1. University City Partners. Tomorrow’s Urban

No. 1

No. 1

No. 1

No. 2

No. 1

Center, 2017, https://universitycitypartners.org/ wp-content/uploads/2017/08/TomorrowsUrban-Center_Sm.pdf. 2. “Charlotte Named The #2 Metro In America For Economic Growth Potential.” Charlotte

For tech talent growth in small growth markets1

For tech jobs1

Up-andcoming city in America1

In U.S. economic growth potential2

City for high pay and low expenses

Stories, 25 Sept. 2019, www.charlottestories. com/charlotte-just-named-2-metro-americaeconomic-growth-potential.

W H Y C H A R LOT T E

WHY CHARLOTTE?


08 UNIVERSITY AREA

UNIVERSITY AREA

SECOND LARGEST EMPLOYMENT CENTER IN THE REGION We’re bringing an atypical building design to one of Charlotte’s biggest hubs. Pulling top talent from the nearby University of North Carolina, University Research Park is a leader in high-tech hubs, health and science jobs, Fortune 500 regional offices and more. Be one of the first to offer top talent a creative office space.

1. Charlotte Regional Business Alliance. Charlotte: A Global Hub for Business,

No. 1

$1.5B

No. 4

No. 3

2018, https://charlotteregion.com/clientuploads/Data/18_CharlotteOverview_ Publication.pdf. 2. Charlotte Named The #2 Metro In America For Economic Growth Potential.” Charlotte Stories, 25 Sept. 2019, www.charlottestories.com/charlotte-justnamed-2-metro-america-economic-growth-potential.

State for business1

In infrastructure improvements1 (rapid transit, road and bicycle connectivity, greenways and streetscapes)

Hottest markets for tech professionals2

In top tech hubs with low cost of living3

3. University City Partners. Tomorrow’s Urban Center, 2017, https:// universitycitypartners.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Tomorrows-UrbanCenter_Sm.pdf.


10 1 mile to I-85 CONCORD-PADGETT REGIONAL AIRPORT

77

8 Minute Drive

485

1 mile to light rail 85

NEIGHBORING EMPLOYERS

2-minute drive to retail

THE ARBORS 73,000 SF Retail Center

CENTENE CAMPUS East Coast regional headquarters $1B investment over the next 12 years 3,200 jobs

LOCATION

UNIVERSITY RESEARCH PARK

We’re the first to bring a

5-minute walk to retail

LIGHT RAIL 485

groundbreaking creative office space to the area.

UNC CHARLOTTE 28,000 Students 4,000 Faculty

Join the vision as one of our rising thought leaders in the second-largest employment

8-minute drive to light rail

85

center within our region. It’s HIGHLIGHTS:

all convenient too. Escent Research Park sits only a mile from Interstate 85, providing

77

swift access to I-485 and I-77. Highway access and ample parking for tenants and guests make it easy to love these 21 acres.

UPTOWN

CHARLOTTE DOUGLAS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

15 Minute Drive 277

20 Minute Drive

Wellness

Food & Beverage

Hickory Tavern

Convenience

9Round Kickboxing

American Deli

Jet’s Pizza

CVS Pharmacy

Orangetheory Fitness

Cold Stone Creamery

Jimmy John’s

Harris Teeter

Dairy Queen

McAllister’s Deli

Petco

Dunkin’ Donuts

Smoothie King

Queens Nails

Farley’s Pizzeria

Starbucks

Sola Salon Studios

Firehouse Subs

Thai Taste University

Trader Joe’s

Great Harvest Bread Co.

Zoës Kitchen

UPS Store Walgreens

20-minute drive to airport

L O C AT I O N

A TRAILBLAZING COMMUNITY IN THE MAKING


12 THE BUILDING


14 THE BUILDING

THE BUILDING

BUILT TO CONNECT ON EVERY LEVEL Our indoor and outdoor environments are designed to spark greatness. This four-story, 159,000-square-foot creative office community is purposefully connected to the outdoors. With fresh air and inspiring green spaces, lucky tenants will discover how nature allows innovative ideas to flourish.

PURSUING

159K sq ft Creative Office Space

WiredScore Certified

Fitwel Certified

LEED Certification


16

+/- 12,000 sq ft south courtyard

SOUTH COURTYARD

Research proves green enhances creativity and overall relaxation. Today’s workforce demands more wellness

NORTH COURTYARD

perks, so our active courtyards and terraces are designed to get employees outside and away from

Our terrace lawn is a great place to let inspiration grow. Plus, these passive courtyards are connected to the highest

their desks. Tenants can take advantage of the outdoor

+/- 12,000 sq ft north courtyard

quality wireless technology, so you can

wireless access, garage doors, activity lawn and

get your daily dose of Vitamin D, while

patio seating with ambient lighting for an impromptu

checking emails.

meeting outdoors on beautiful days.

Features Features

• Collaborative lounge seating and tables

Activity lawn and patio seating

• Community terraced lawn

Indoor/outdoor connectivity with garage door access to fully open space

• Enhanced wireless connection

Wireless access outside

• Direct access to office

NORTH COURTYARD

53% of total sq ft devoted to courtyards on level 1

O U T D O O R S PAC E

AN OUTSIDE PERSPECTIVE

24,000 sq ft active and passive courtyard

SOUTH COURTYARD


16

We’re big believers in the “Shower Principle.” Meaning, a change of scenery provides a mental reset, improved work performance and, ultimately, happier employees. Our surrounding trails provide employers and employees a refreshing opportunity to experience fitness and wellness convenient to work. Sunshine and fresh air can inspire natural collaboration, clear thoughts and energize ideas.

Features • Access to W Mallard Creek Church Rd and David Taylor Dr • Internal Loop Trail +/- 0.5- Mile • Access to Toby Creek, Mallard Creek, and Clark’s Creek Greenway – 12 miles throughout the university campus

Paved Greenway

5.9 Miles

University Research Trail

1.18 Miles

Entrances

2.85 Miles

Toby Creek Greenway – Phase 1

1.5 Miles

Toby Creek Greenway – Phase 2 (future)

0.5 Miles

Barton Creek Greenway (future)

2.25 Miles

O U T D O O R S PAC E

OUTDOOR TRAILS


20 F L O O R P L AT E S & W I R E D S C O R E

FLOOR PLATES & WIREDSCORE

A SPACE FOR BETTER WORK There is science behind our space. Agile indoor and outdoor plans provide quiet spaces to focus and find spontaneous solutions. Open floor plans with virtually column-free layouts provide flexible interior design for any prospective employer. Complete with natural light and tree-lined views, let us help create a rewarding work experience that attracts the best and brightest talent. UP

Connected to the modern tenant Connectivity is our highest priority. Our state-of-the-art amenity package includes WiredScore-certified fiber optic internet. We’re one of the few buildings in the Southeast who meets this credential. WiredScore means we provide a superior digital infrastructure for faster and reliable digital connectivity. Learn more about WiredScore certification at wiredscore.com/en.

LEVEL 1 23,270 SQ FT 1/22/2020 4:01:01 PM

C:\Users\csikes\Documents\Revit Local Files\RESOURCE SQUARE OFFICE_CENTRAL_csikes.rvt

ESCENT OFFICE BUILDING CRESCENT MIXED USE

LEVEL 1 10.18.2019


22 F L O O R P L AT E S & W I R E D S C O R E

DN

UP

UP

UP

UP

LEVEL 2 45,108 SQ FT

LEVEL 3 ESCENT OFFICE BUILDING CRESCENT MIXED USE

45,382 SQ FT

LEVEL 2 10.18.2019

1/22/2020 4:01:15 PM

1/22/2020 4:01:07 PM

C:\Users\csikes\Documents\Revit Local Files\RESOURCE SQUARE OFFICE_CENTRAL_csikes.rvt

DN

DN

C:\Users\csikes\Documents\Revit Local Files\RESOURCE SQUARE OFFICE_CENTRAL_csikes.rvt

ESCENT OFFICE BUILDING CRESCENT MIXED USE

LEVEL 3 10.18.2019


24

BRING A NEW ENERGY Natural light welcomes potential employers and employees into this space. Expansive two-story entrance, exposed structures, upgraded lighting and industrialinspired materials provide ample opportunities for office design. Our living wall breathes life into the refreshment station. We believe amenities should truly reflect

DN

the way people work today, so we created thoughtfully-designed public indoor and outdoor spaces that rival any office water cooler. A variety of seating and social spaces introduces an alternative work environment for office tenants that invokes creativity, flexibility and collaboration.

DN

Features • Coworking and alternative work spaces • Operable garage doors connecting indoor and outdoor spaces • Direct access to adjacent courtyard with activity lawn and seating • Conveniences such as snacks, coffee and drink station • Fitness room and restroom with shower

LEVEL 4 45,281 SQ FT ESCENT OFFICE BUILDING CRESCENT MIXED USE

1/22/2020 4:01:21 PM

C:\Users\csikes\Documents\Revit Local Files\RESOURCE SQUARE OFFICE_CENTRAL_csikes.rvt

LEVEL 4 10.18.2019

LOBBY & AMENITY CENTER

LOBBY & AMENITY CENTER


26 LOBBY & AMENITY CENTER


28 THE TEAM

POWERED BY OUR COMMUNITIES From engineering and design to landscaping and leasing, we’ve partnered with the best in the industry to bring you an inspiring indoor and outdoor workspace you’ll love. Crescent Communities is a nationally recognized, market-leading real estate investor, developer and operator of mixed-use communities. We create high-quality, differentiated multifamily and commercial communities in many of the fastest-growing markets in the United States. Since 1963, our development portfolio has included more than 59 multifamily communities, 21 million square feet of commercial space and 60 single-family master-planned communities. Headquartered in Charlotte, Crescent Communities has regional offices in Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Orlando, Nashville, Dallas and Denver. Our multifamily communities are branded NOVEL by Crescent Communities.

For leasing information, contact:

Joe Franco

Stephanie Spivey

704.331.1241

704.331.1298

joe.franco@cbre.com

stephanie.spivey@cbre.com

THE TEAM

Developed by


E S C E NT R ESE A R C H PA R K CRESCENT COMMUNITIES

1 0 7 1 4 D AV I D T AY L O R D R I V E , C H A R L O T T E N C 2 8 2 7 3

E S C E N T R E S E A R C H PA R K .C O M