A new gated apartment community is taking shape in Virginia Beach.

Mezzo Apartment Homes, which will feature 282 studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments with rent ranging between $1,075 and $1,750, is under construction on Virginia Beach Boulevard next to Haynes Furniture.

The project is a joint venture between S.L. Nusbaum Realty Co. and Atlantic Dominion Distributors and is projected to cost about $35 million.

The community will feature a clubhouse, swimming pool, fitness and business centers, outdoor grilling area, recreational area, fire pits, dog park, private garages and a car wash facility.

Apartment features include plank flooring and carpet, granite countertops, washer and dryer, stainless steel appliances and nine-foot ceilings.

Ground was broken in project in December. Tenants will begin moving in at the end of 2019; construction is anticipated to be finished in 2020.