$32 million apartment complex rising in Ooltewah

THE LEGENDS AT WHITE OAK• Location: Ooltewah-Ringgold Road• Units: 312 apartments• Cost: $32 million• Builder: Capstone Building Corp.; Brown Brothers is doing site grading• Financing: Community and Southern Bank of Atlanta• Developers: Belle Investment Co. of Knoxville; The Wells Group of AtlantaSource: Belle Investment Co.

photo Travis Fuller, right, president of Belle Investment Company, and vice president Greg Gilbert talk about the 21-acre site where they are beginning construction of apartments on Ooltewah-Georgetown Road in Ooltewah.

Knoxville developer Travis Fuller is coming home of sorts as his company erects what he calls the largest apartment complex ever raised in Ooltewah.

Fuller, who graduated from Ooltewah High School in 1991, has started construction on a $32 million project holding 312 apartments off Ooltewah-Ringgold Road.