COVID 19 Update:

We hope that you and your family are staying safe during these uncertain times. We remain committed to protecting the safety and well-being of our employees as well as minimizing any impact for our clients.  To that end, the Strategic Group is continuing normal business hours remotely.

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Garden Lakes

Located in Columbia, South Carolina, Garden Lakes offers 288 units of garden style apartment units that serve low country residents that are at 60% of the area median income of Richland County.  This family-oriented community offers lots of green space, a community clubhouse with computer center, common area and fitness.  Garden Lakes is also a pet friendly community with a designated dog park and pet clean up stations throughout the property.  The community is currently accepting applications and moving residents in daily.  Please visit Garden Lakes at 6725 North Main Street, Columbia SC.



Team Members

Architect: PDI Architecture, Pendleton, SC / Pat Ianelli, Principal

Civil Engineer: Cypress Engineering, Summerville, SC / Will Rogan, Principal

General Contractor: Samet Corporation, Charleston, SC / Randy Bowden, Project Executive

Property Management: Gateway Management, Birmingham, AL / Randy Fleece, CEO

Developers: Strategic Group of Companies, Atlanta, GA / Chris Martiner, Managing Director & GDA Development Partners, Charleston, SC /  Andy Spraker, Managing Partner