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WPC Breaks Ground on Exciting New Multi-Family Development - 52 at Park

Press Release

January 2024


(Orlando, Florida) - WPC, a leading Central Florida construction company with a rich history of excellence spanning five decades, is thrilled to announce its latest endeavor, the multi-family development "52 at Park." Located at 3255 West Colonial Drive, this development is set to transform the Central Florida landscape, offering a modern and vibrant living experience in the heart of Orlando.


52 at Park is a testament to WPC's dedication to constructing exceptional multi-family communities. Comprising a mix of two 4-story buildings, six 3-story structures, and a clubhouse, this development will boast 300 units. The project broke ground in January of this year and is expected to be completed by early 2026.


Lincoln Avenue Communities (LAC), a prominent advocate for affordable housing and community strengthening, has chosen WPC as the trusted construction partner for their latest development. Their mission revolves around providing quality, affordable homes while delivering social, environmental, and financial benefits to residents and communities. WPC's extensive expertise in multi-family construction positions them to bring Lincoln Avenue Communities' vision to life, creating an exceptional living environment focused on comfort, community, and connectivity. This partnership underscores Lincoln Avenue Communities' confidence in WPC's ability to execute its vision effectively.

“We are thrilled that our newest ground-up development, 52 at Park, broke ground this month,” said Jordan Richter, LAC Vice President & Project Partner. “When complete, 52 at Park’s 300 units will play an important role in helping confront the affordable housing crisis in Orlando, where families and individuals face a limited supply of homes and escalating rents.”


WPC, celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2024, has firmly established itself as one of Florida's premier builders in the multi-family market. With nearly 40,000 completed multi-family units in our portfolio, we are committed to creating spaces that foster a sense of belonging, connection, and vitality. Our dedication to "Do it Right - The First Time" is reflected in every aspect of our projects, from meticulous attention to detail to top-notch craftsmanship.


"We are excited to add 52 at Park to our growing list of multi-family developments across the state," said Jeff Forrest, President and CEO, WPC. "52 at Park exemplifies our commitment to enhancing the quality of life for those who will call it home. We look forward to creating a vibrant and thriving community that residents will cherish."


About WPC:  WPC, founded as Winter Park Construction in 1974, has been a pioneering force in providing a comprehensive range of services, including general contracting, pre-construction, construction management, and renovation. With a steadfast commitment to quality and an unwavering dedication to customer satisfaction, WPC is a trusted industry leader delivering quality projects with specialties in multifamily, senior living, hospitality, and renovations on all scales. For five decades, WPC has consistently upheld its legacy of excellence from its headquarters in Central Florida, embodying the spirit of Building Beyond the Blueprint®.


About LAC: Lincoln Avenue Communities (LAC) is one of the nation’s fastest-growing developers, investors, and operators of affordable and workforce housing, providing high-quality, sustainable homes for lower- and moderate-income individuals, seniors, and families nationwide. A subsidiary of Lincoln Avenue Capital, LAC is a mission-driven organization with a presence in 26 states and a portfolio of 135 properties comprising 23,000+ units.

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