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market space. " Vice President of Operations Don Shipley says. "All
of the exterior windows and doors were custom-made due to the
acoustical and green building requirements, and were fabricated
Rich in Amenities
Talaria at Burbank features two rooftop penthouse units in excess
of 3,000 square feet. Each penthouse features three fireplaces, a hot
tub on the roof deck, walk-in showers, large kitchens and state-ofthe-art appliances, lighting control and motorized shades.
The remaining 239 units are one- to three-bedroom apartments that range in size from 935 to 1,700 square feet. "We have
high-end windows and doors because of the acoustical value
owner, Cusumano Real Estate, requested. Additionally, the units
have fireplaces, recessed lighting, a high-end appliance package,
carpet and vinyl plank flooring, as well as ceramic tile in the
kitchen and bathroom," Jenner says. "Full size laundry is also
available in each unit."
Talaria at Burbank offers elegance throughout with amenities
tenants are looking for in a multi-family community. Amenities
will include a common open space with fire features, seating and
cabanas, a lap and recreational pool, private lounge and a multipurpose space that will feature a coffee bar, seating and conversation area, billiard tables, big screen televisions, USB docking
stations and Wi-Fi throughout.
The building will include a full private fitness club, business
center, salon, spa facilities, theater room, cigar lounge, bike storage and repair center, ATM, dry cleaning, dog park and grooming
area, and wine storage facility. Furthermore, Whole Foods Market
offers residents an endless selection of products, as well as a pub,
pizza lounge, cheese and wine bar, and coffee bar.
Seeking LEED Gold certification, Talaria at Burbank will
feature solar power, solar water heating and water conservation.
The community will offer charging stations for hybrid/electric
cars and is bike and pedestrian friendly.
Safe and Efficient
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McCormick Construction maintains a broad base of subcontractors. "We draw from a list of qualified subs we do business with
who are selected based on the project and whether they can
provide adequate labor, maintain their budgets and deliver on
schedule," McCormick says.
"The biggest challenges in the industry today are cost
escalation and labor shortage. We battle that every day and it
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