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Western States Lodging and Management opens Grandview Luxury Apartments in St. George

Salt Lake City—Western States Lodging and Management (WSLM), an industry leading management and development firm focused in hospitality, senior living and multifamily housing, along with its investment partner, Garn Development, is proud to announce the opening of Grandview Apartments, a luxury apartment community managed by Nxt Property Management, located in St. George, Utah. The property boasts 240 total units, 144 opened in 2023 and the remaining to be completed in 2024.

“Grandview is an exciting new property from Western States Lodging and Nxt Management,” said Cole Smith, WSLM Chief Development Officer. “Along with its breathtaking views, convenient location, luxury amenities and stylish finishes, Grandview differentiates itself with Western States Lodging’s Personal Touch Culture which strives to make loving and meaningful connections with each other, our customers and our partners.”

Grandview Apartments offer luxury living and upscale amenities in the heart of St. George, Utah. Residents enjoy one, two and three bedrooms up to 1,250 sq. ft., and modern amenities such as a resort-style swimming pool, hot tub and kids splash zone, pickleball courts, playground, clubhouse, garage parking, covered parking, electric vehicle charging stations, dog park, fitness center and smart home features. The property is pet and family friendly and close to shopping, dining and outdoor experiences like parks, trails and world-class golf courses. Grandview Apartments is located at 1390 W. Sky Rocket Rd., St. George Utah. Visit them online at

Nxt Property Management, is a premier third party manager of multifamily housing with 32 properties in Utah and Idaho with over 4,400 apartments, townhomes and 55+ active adult living units. They are a growing third-party management company with decades of experience in managing and developing exceptional living environments that prioritize community and WSLM’s Personal Touch Culture and mission of ‘serving you like family.’

Garn Development is a diversified real estate development company specializing in land acquisition, planning, entitlement, design, construction and asset management of hospitality, multifamily, retail, industrial and assisted-living properties. Learn more at

As a relationship-first organization, Western States Lodging and Management develops, builds, and manages assets throughout the western and upper midwestern United States in the hospitality, senior living, and multi-family housing segments. Extending its mission of serving you like family, the company’s hallmark “personal touch” values are the distinction for associates, customers, and business partners that have powered its growth from two flagship assets and five founding partners in 1996, to today’s operations of 5,000 associates serving thousands of customers daily. Based in South Jordan, Utah, the company extends luxury living environments via Nxt Property Management, Legacy Senior Living, and its Marriott, Hilton and IHG hospitality settings. Western States manages 94 properties, has more than 1.6 billion dollars in assets under management with two developments opening in early 2024. Learn more at



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Western States Lodging and Management

10897 S. River Front Parkway, Suite 200, South Jordan, UT 84095