The Lofts at the Highlands stands on ground that holds a special place in the hearts of many long-time St. Louisans. The Forest Park Highlands amusement park and the St. Louis Arena both once stood where we stand today.
The St. Louis Arena stood here from 1929-1999. Known as "The Checkerdome" from 1977-1983, the Arena was affectionately known by generations of St. Louisans as "The Old Barn". The NBA's St. Louis Hawks won the 1958 NBA Championship here over Bill Russell and the Boston Celtics. Various indoor soccer teams played their home games at the arena as well as a roller hockey team and the Saint Louis University basketball and hockey teams. The Arena is most notable for being the home of the The St. Louis Blues from 1967-1994. It was demolished on February 27, 1999.
The Arena was originally erected in 1929 as a permanent home for the National Dairy Show. In size, it was second only to Madison Square Garden as far as indoor entertainment spaces went. The two buildin
We love living here! It is a great location, great staff and the amenities are awesome:)
I love the location, and I love the amenities. I enjoy the free wifi near the leasing office, and the gym is stocked with great equipment.
Good maintenance of the building corridors, lawns
The apartments are nice, but the common areas at the elevators is very poorly maintained. I have been asking to have a different material placed at the elevators for 2-3 years now. If not corrected, this would be a reason to move.
The office staff is extremely friendly and helpful
Let me know when this property is back on the market