Fountain Residential Begins Construction on 294-Bed Community Near LSU

Baton Rouge, La. — Fountain Residential Partners has commenced construction on The Vue on Parker, a 294-bed student housing community located near the Louisiana State University (LSU) campus in Baton Rouge.

Located at 348 W. Parker, the project will offer 132 units in a mix of studio through five-bedroom floor plans. All units will be fully furnished and feature bed-to-bath parity. Shared amenities are set to include a swimming pool, clubhouse, strength training and cardio center, and private study rooms.

First United Bank and Trust is the construction lender for the project, which was designed by Stuart Roosth Architects and Duplantis Design Group. Fountain also raised funds for the development utilizing crowdfunding platform CrowdStreet Inc. Construction — which is being handled by general contractor MW Builders — is scheduled for completion ahead of the fall 2023 semester.