Type: New Construction
Role: Developer, Owner, Manager
Building Space: Project Value: $28,355,000
Apartments: 107 Market-Rate units
Financing: TCF Bank
Location: Fridley, MN
April 2021
Year Completed


Aura is an age-restricted (55+) market rate development located in Fridley, Minnesota. Fridley is a first-tier suburb located in Anoka County, 7.1 miles north of downtown Minneapolis. Fridley connects with Minneapolis at its southern border and the Mississippi River runs North/South along its Western border.

This four-story development consists of 107 residential units and one level of underground parking. All units are open-concept and include granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and in-home washer and dryer. Building amenities include a club room, game lounge, family room, two outdoor patios, indoor pool, private dog park, community garden, pickleball court, 24-hour fitness center, group fitness/yoga studio and private resident storage units.


Fridley offers a unique combination of urban excitement and small-town friendliness. In fact, many locals refer to the persona of Fridley as ‘Friendly Fridley’. A transit-oriented development located adjacent to Fridley Station on the Northstar Commuter Rail, Aura offers direct access to Downtown Minneapolis just one stop away from Target Field Station (15 minutes).