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Project Complete: The Villas at River Bend

Posted by on Dec 17, 2018
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Mitch Cox Construction completed the final phase of The Villas at River Bend, a 265 apartment and townhome community just off Fort Henry Drive in Kingsport. The units are available for lease through MCC’s joint partner UDC at their website here. Notably, The Villas at River Bend won the 2018 Kingsport Readers’ Choice Award for…


Announcing Two New Apartment Communities in Sevierville for 2019

Posted by on Dec 17, 2018

Mitch Cox Companies (MCC) and its long-time development partner Universal Development and Construction (UDC) broke ground in late 2018 on two brand new multifamily development projects in Sevierville, Tennessee. The communities, The Villas at Kyker Ferry (268 townhome apartments) and The Villas at Pigeon River (173 townhome apartments) will provide upscale and affordable housing options…


Announcing Our Newest Apartment Community: Town View in Elizabethton, TN

Posted by on Jun 28, 2018

Mitch Cox Companies and its development partner, Universal Development & Construction (UDC) jointly acquired and began development of a 72-unit apartment community in east Elizabethton, across the river from Cat Island Park. Once completed, Town View will offer one, two, and three bedroom homes with convenient access to downtown Elizabethton and the Tweetsie Trail. Town…


Announcing Our Latest Development in Asheville, NC: The Villas at Avery Creek

Posted by on Feb 23, 2018

Photos of other Mitch Cox apartment community developments that will resemble The Villas at Avery Creek upon completion In December of 2017, Mitch Cox Companies and its partner Universal Development & Construction (UDC) broke ground on a new multifamily apartment home community in southern Buncombe County in Asheville, North Carolina. The community, called The Villas…


Universal Companies Opens in Silverdale Commons

Posted by on Sep 24, 2015
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On August 18, 2015, Universal Companies moved its operations to the newly-renovated business center Silverdale Commons in Johnson City, Tennessee. Universal Companies is the third tenant to move into Silverdale Commons, joining Just Jump Trampoline Park and LabConnect. Universal Companies is a conglomerate of three diverse entities including Universal Development and Construction (UDC), Universal Tool and…


Mitch Cox Announces 265-Unit Villas at River Bend Coming to Kingsport

Posted by on Sep 24, 2015
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Photo of Villas at Town Acres in Johnson City which are comparable in design to the Villas at River Bend On August 27, 2015, the partners of River Bend Villa Apartments, LLC announced a plan to build the Villas at River Bend, a 265-unit apartment community located behind Walmart on Fort Henry Drive. This is…


LabConnect Open House

Posted by on Jun 17, 2015
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The largest tenant at Silverdale Commons opens its door to the public LabConnect, a global central laboratory services provider based in Seattle, moved its location in Johnson City, Tennessee to the newly renovated Silverdale Commons office complex. What was once an open-shell, industrial building is now a modern, technologically advanced business center,…


Former Tri-Cities Christian School Under Contract for Expansion of Coalition for Kids Ministry

Posted by on Apr 23, 2015

On Wednesday, April 22, 2015, Mitch Cox, founder and CEO of real estate company Mitch Cox Companies, announced a contract to purchase the former Tri-Cities Christian School facility located at 2423 Susannah Street, Johnson City, TN 37601. Mitch Cox made the announcement during his speech at the well-attended 6th Annual Coalition for Kids Fundraising…


Global Company Moves Office Location to Silverdale Commons (Photos)

Posted by on Apr 7, 2015
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Johnson City will continue to be home to a the primary central laboratory operations facility of LabConnect, LLC, which provides laboratory and scientific operations support services to its biopharmaceutical, medical device, and contract research organization clients. The Seattle-based company is currently managing more than 200 clinical trials across 51 countries. Formerly located in…


Johnson City: Meet Your First Veteran Facial Fracture Repair Surgeon

Posted by on Jan 7, 2015
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Knob Creek Oral Clinic Opens in Johnson City, Tennessee Knob Creek Oral Clinic is hosting its grand opening at 3:00 PM on Friday, January 9, 2015. Details below. Knob Creek Oral Clinic specializes in oral and maxillofacial surgical procedures. With general anesthesia capabilities, the practice performs molar extractions, dental implants, facial fracture…


Marriott’s Fairfield Inn & Suites to Open in Johnson City

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014
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Johnson City, TENN. – In 2016, Johnson City will have its first Marriott Fairfield Inn & Suites hotel located in front of the Courtyard Inn by Marriott, adjacent to Buffalo Wild Wings in Johnson City, Tennessee off Hamilton Place Drive. Johnson City Hotel Partners, LLC (JCHP) signed the franchise agreement on December 1,…


Traco Building Purchased and to be Renovated as New Headquarters for Local Companies

Posted by on Aug 7, 2014
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Johnson City, TENN. – Tri-Cities developer Mitch Cox and Silverdale Partners, GP, acquired the former Traco window and door manufacturing plant on Silverdale Drive on July 16th, 2014. The 155,000 square foot building, which has been vacant since 2009 when Traco moved its operations to Pittsburgh, will soon be an upscale, technologically advanced business…