CHICAGO - (July 06, 2022)

240-unit property is first acquisition in Arizona for Chicago-based company

Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, a national full-service real estate firm, today announced it has added to its national portfolio of multifamily properties with the purchase of Senita on Cave Creek, a 15-building, 240-unit luxury rental community at 23555 N. Desert Peak Parkway in Phoenix. This is the company’s first property acquisition in Arizona. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Completed in 2018, Senita on Cave Creek offers 10 floor plans across its mix of 1-, 2-, and 3-bedroom units. Located in a sought-after area just north of the Loop 101 and State Route 51 interchange, approximately 25 minutes from downtown Phoenix, the community gives residents easy access to the city and neighboring Scottsdale, as well as the many cultural, entertainment, dining and recreation options in the property’s immediate vicinity.

An aerial view of the property with the various buildings in a square below. The surrounding area is a desert with a few other developments. Small mountains are seen in the distance.
Chicago-based Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, a national full-service real estate firm, has acquired Senita on Cave Creek, a 240-unit luxury living rental community at 23555 N. Desert Peak Parkway in Phoenix.

“As we continue to expand our footprint nationally by investing in new markets, our focus is on high-quality assets in growth markets – which made Phoenix, the fastest growing big city in America according to the 2020 census, a natural fit,” said Blas Puzon, chief investment officer with Chicago-based Draper and Kramer.

Apartments at Senita on Cave Creek measure from 640 to 1,353 square feet and feature open layouts, gourmet kitchens, vaulted ceilings with crown molding, hardwood-style flooring, walk-in closets, full-size in-unit laundry, and balconies or patios in select units. Residents have access to an extensive amenities package that includes a resort-style pool with cabanas, 24-hour fitness center, spin/yoga room with Peloton bikes, pet park and indoor wash station, bike storage room, outdoor gaming area, and covered and garage parking. The property offers scenic views of the Phoenix Sonoran Preserve and surrounding mountains and is in close proximity to nearby nature walking paths and hiking trails.

Looking into a residence kitchen with a countertop island in the middle, the kitchen with stainless steel appliances and dark cabinets on the left, and the living room further down on the right.
Senita on Cave Creek’s mix of 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments offer 10 floor plans and feature open layouts, gourmet kitchens, vaulted ceilings with crown molding and hardwood-style flooring.

“With its newer construction and best-in-class amenities, paired with a central location near job opportunities, leisure activities and local attractions, Senita on Cave Creek checks all the boxes in terms of the features and lifestyle today’s renters are seeking,” said Jack Bierwirth, vice president, investment management, with Draper and Kramer. “That made this acquisition a solid investment for us and an ideal complement to our portfolio as we evaluated opportunities to enter the Phoenix market.”

Draper and Kramer has enlisted Mission Rock to provide third-party property management services for Senita on Cave Creek. Rents start at $1,669. For leasing information, visit

A leading privately held developer, owner and manager of multifamily properties, Draper and Kramer’s portfolio includes 6,000 units across rental communities in Chicago, Dallas, Phoenix and St. Louis.


About Draper and Kramer, Incorporated

Founded in 1893, Draper and Kramer, Incorporated, is a trusted financial and property services provider with a deep commitment to people, excellence, service and integrity spanning more than 125 years. Family-owned and one of the leading privately held real estate services firms in the U.S., Draper and Kramer is headquartered in Chicago with a national reach and broad offering of services. The company’s decades-long heritage has evolved over the years to meet the needs of its clients and today spans expertise in residential and commercial development, acquisition, property management and leasing; debt and equity financing for commercial properties; and residential mortgage services through affiliate Draper and Kramer Mortgage Corp. Draper and Kramer provides a single source of real estate-related counsel to a diverse group of real estate investors across the U.S. including corporations; private and institutional owners and users of real estate; government agencies; and foundations. For more information, visit

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Looking from above a building down at the pool. There are other buildings around the pool and people are swimming.

A resort-style pool with cabanas is among the many outdoor amenities at Senita on Cave Creek, the first acquisition in the Phoenix market for Draper and Kramer.

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