Construction moving swiftly on Crichton Place in downtown Fresno

Posted by BoNhia Lee on January 9, 2014 

Construction begins at Crichton Place.

PHOTO BY BONHIA LEE

The urban development arm of Fresno’s Granville Homes has started construction on another downtown living space.

The frames for Crichton Place, on L and San Joaquin streets in the Mural District, are going up. The 28-unit townhome project from GV Urban replaces a pair of century-old dilapidated homes that were torn down more than two years ago.

The two-story buildings will have 1,400-square-foot units with three bedrooms, two-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached garage. Some units will have private covered patios. The development will be gated and will have a courtyard for entertaining.

The monthly rent will range from $1,400 to $1,525. The project is expected to be completed by June.

Crichton Place is the fifth GV Urban project downtown. The developer opened 1612 Fulton, a 30-unit live and work complex, on Fulton Street in June. Before that, GV Urban built Bungalow Court, 330 Van Ness Cottages and Fulton Village.

For more information, visit gvurban.com.

The Fresno Bee is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service