Property Details

Number of Apartments
224 Units

Highlands Apartments

1600 Lake Shore Drive Waco, TX 76708

About This Property

Situated on the Interstate 35 corridor 95 miles south of Dallas and 100 miles north of Austin
along the shores of both the Brazos and Bosque Rivers, Waco is brimming with Texas history,
economic opportunity, and a rich variety of cultural experiences. It is home to Baylor
University, Magnolia Market at the Silos, the Texas Ranger Hall of Fame & Museum, the Texas
Sports Hall of Fame, and the Waco Mammoth National Monument. It is also the birthplace of
Dr Pepper and boasts one of the largest and best municipal parks in Texas – Cameron Park
and the adjacent Cameron Park Zoo. Waco’s population sits at approximately 136,700 people
for 2018.

Baylor University is one of the biggest draws for the city. In fact, the university is the top
employer for Waco with 3,064 employees. Chartered in a1845, Baylor is the oldest continually
operating university in the state. Approximately 17,200 students choose from more than 250
total areas of study in their pursuit of undergraduate, masters, and doctoral-level degrees.
Baylor University is known for being the home of the first Habitat for Humanity chapter,
its educational prowess, and its athletics department. The university competes in the NCAA
Division I’s Big XII Conference in 19 varsity sports. Magnolia Market at the Silos, owned by
Chip and Joanna Gaines of “Fixer Upper” fame, is one of Waco’s hottest attractions and sells
items in the style Joanna has made famous. Their most recent historic Cottonwood Castle,
will undergo extensive purchase, the renovation in the near future. Other important
attractions include The Texas Sports Hall of Fame, dedicated to representing outstanding
Texas athletes and preserve the history of Texas sports for current and future generations
as well as Waco’s Dr Pepper Museum, which was opened in 1989 and added the Free
Enterprise Institute in 1997; the museum includes the original bottling plant from 1906.

Waco is also home to numerous parks and golf courses. Among the most notable is the
416-acre Cameron Park, situated adjacent to downtown along the Brazos and Bosque rivers,
a National Recreation Trail system, and a zoo. Cameron Park even includes a 23-hole
disc golf course which and weekly tournaments. In addition, Waco maintains more than
30 parks and recreation facilities including the Brazos Park East, Brazos River and
Paddling Trails, and the Jimmy Bryant Horseshoe Complex.

Contact Info

Tel: 972-528-7758
Email: office@amboproperties.com

Property Details

Number of Apartments
224 Units

Contact Info

Tel: 972-528-7758
Email: office@amboproperties.com