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Charlotte’s newest residential tower is complete, with hundreds of ready-to-lease units

The Ellis

Towering 385 feet above First Ward, at the corner of 8th Street and North College, sits The Ellis, uptown’s latest apartment tower. Its design, which features a yellow, gray and white color-blocked façade and contrasting black mullions, offers a stark contrast to the blue glass towers that uptown has been known for over the past two decades.

Read Clayton Sealey's entire article in The Charlotte Observer.