NAIOP Award Winner

Barre-3 is a national company that expanded to Albuquerque by way of Franchisee, Sarah Levant. Albuquerque’s growing population has reached the tipping point for many national franchises to more closely look at our metropolitan make up and offer local entrepreneurs the opportunity to open their own business and bring additional variety to our market. Barre-3 is one such endeavor that adds another option to the popular group fitness regime that the nation and metroplexes are finding exciting and convenient. Tucked in to the popular NE heights location at Academy and Wyoming, this convenient location has proven to be both popular and accessible to its clients.

The allure of the space is in its simplicity of front of house, modern looking stained wood accents along with client changing rooms and a child care area for children during classes. The large and inviting studio is quipped with state-of-the-art sound and remote-controlled lighting systems to facilitate instructor-controlled environments during class time. The specialty antimicrobial flooring serves many purposes most important of which is cleanability and flexibility of use.

The HVAC system was designed to control the studios carbon monoxide levels with an ERV component as well as the ability to self-adjust during class times to meet changing needs, eliminating over-cooling during non-peak times. The electrical and plumbing systems were also brought up to current codes and standards.