Flats on Howard

Neighborhood Transformation

Designed for downtown professionals and students seeking modern, efficient and technology-ready apartments in Omaha’s urban core, APMA worked with developer Arch Icon to transform nine individual historic buildings into The Flats on Howard. The Flats are located within the Howard Street Historic Apartment District (HSHAD), a unique area of multiple family dwelling units that grew out of an area of mansions in the early 1900’s. The historic apartments were designed in a variety of styles with original details restored or replicated to add character and charm. The original murphy bed frames; private wrought iron balconies, hardwood, terrazzo and porcelain tile floors are just a few of the historic touches that adorn a wide variety of apartments styles, sizes and configurations in several classic brick buildings.

Project

Location
Omaha, NE

Size
98,380 SF

Scope of Work
Renovation

Date of Completion
2016

Honors + Awards
2016 J. Timothy Anderson Award for Excellence In Historic Rehabilitation
Restoration Exchange Omaha – 2017 AIA Omaha Preservation Award
2017 National Historic Preservation Advocacy Week, Preservation’s Best Award

Project team
Caitlin Benton, Abby Hegemann, Jennifer Honebrink, Joe Johnson, Martin Kluck, Albert Macchietto

The District was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1996 and includes a grouping of apartment buildings, row houses and duplexes within walking distance of downtown.

Photography by: Arch Icon

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Congratulations on 30 years at APMA

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For 30 years, APMA has had the pleasure of working with Martin Kluck. Martin is not only one heck of an architect, but a true friend and role model. It shows in the relationships he has built and nurtured over the years. Martin has made a lasting impression in our hearts and on the landscape of Omaha and Iowa. Congratulations, Martin!