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The Champion Companies To Build 300 Apartments in Fast-Growing Delaware County

The multi-family firm will add to its Central Ohio portfolio with a Class A development in Sunbury, Ohio

SUNBURY, Ohio (September 13, 2022)The Champion Companies, a multi-family investment, development and management firm in Central Ohio, today announced the development of a 300 unit Class A apartment community next to the Tanger Outlet Mall in Sunbury. Champion plans for construction to begin in 2023. 

The brand new community, The District at Berkshire, will also include the construction of a new public road, off the controlled access S. Wilson Rd., which currently services the Tanger Outlet Mall. Champion’s project and this new road will be the catalyst for future development in the area by opening access to other land zoned for development of all asset classes. Champion will be working with a builder partner soon-to-be-announced and is dedicated to making The District at Berkshire a destination for its prime location and quality of apartment finishes.

“This new development will be a first-class community that will add immense value to the area by literally paving the way for future progress,” said Brian Hoar, Champion’s Chief Investment Officer. “Sunbury, Ohio is a growing market and we’re excited to build a bellwether community there.” 

In addition to an excellent location, future renters will enjoy modern amenities, such as a community pool, fitness center, dog park and added benefits like connecting walkways to the popular outlet mall for easy shopping and dining.

When asked why Champion chose to add another new-build to its portfolio, President and CEO Brian Yeager said, “We thought this was an exciting opportunity to provide another outstanding apartment community for Delaware County. This will be a great contribution to the development of the region.”

About The Champion Companies:

In 2010, siblings Brian and Michelle Yeager founded The Champion Companies, a multi-family investment, development and management firm in Central Ohio. Over the last decade, The Champion Companies built a real estate profile worth over $1 billion with 5,000 Class A multi family units. 

In addition to providing quality customer service and awesome experiences for its residents, Champion is  committed to serving the greater Columbus community. In 2014, Champion established its philanthropic foundation, Champion Cares, and has since partnered with a multitude of charities, including YWCA, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Ohio, Children’s Hunger Alliance, Habitat for Humanity, and Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Oho.

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