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    Welcome to The Babcock

    A One-Of-A-Kind Living Experience in a Columbia Landmark

    Located in one of Columbia’s most iconic buildings, The Babcock marries the past with modern apartment living.  Originally constructed as a mental health facility in 1885, we’ve transformed this unique building into 208 stunning apartment homes with bountiful natural light and open-concept living spaces.  The heart of the BullStreet District, The Babcock, offers city living with a park-like setting. Click here to learn more about The Babcock's architecture and history. 
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    Welcome to The Babcock a one-of-a-kind living experience in one of Columbia’s most iconic buildings.  We are converting the landmark Babcock Building on the BullStreet Campus into luxurious studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments featuring modern amenities, such as granite countertops with undermount sinks, stainless steel appliances, washer and dryer, and refurbished historic windows. Indoor amenities include several relaxing resident lounge areas, a game room, a yoga studio, a business center, and more.  Outside of your home, you will find over 3 acres of green space, mature trees, and multiple outdoor amenities including our pool, grilling courtyard, and gated pet park.  Our property is surrounded by BullStreet, so you are just steps from the Segra Ballpark, shopping, walking trails, and the 20-acre Page Ellington Park. 

    Enjoy our luxury resort-style pool area.

    Sweat it out in the cardio room and weight room, or stay zen in our yoga studio.

    Your furry family members will love our gated pet park.

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    Floor Plans
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    Luxury Meets History

    Unique Loft and Flat Style Floor Plans

    Our floor plans have been designed to preserve historic elements throughout while adding luxury finishes.

    Rent includes at least one parking space. All residents have a $100 per month utility package which covers their valet trash, package management, high speed internet, and pest control.

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    A Variety of Amenities for a Life of Variety

    Discover the Beautifully Renovated Amenity Spaces at The Babcock

    We have created a community that combines historic charm with top-of-the-line features and modern amenities. Around our building, you will find over 3 acres of mature green space which is protected by our historic designation, a feature you will not find anywhere else in Columbia. Inside your home, you will love our unique layouts that take advantage of the building's original design, intended to maximize natural light and provide spaces that feel open and inviting.

    Community Amenities

    • 3.38 Acres of Green Space
    • Gated Pet Park
    • Grilling Courtyard
    • Luxury Pool Area
    • Coworking Space
    • Cardio Studio
    • Yoga Studio
    • Two Resident Lounges
    • Game Room
    • Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
    • Smart Package Delivery System

    Apartment Features

    • Historic Windows
    • Historic Windows
    • Washer and Dryer
    • Washer and Dryer
    • Granite Countertops
    • Granite Countertops
    • Valet Trash
    • Valet Trash
    • Pull Down Kitchen Faucet
    • Pull Down Kitchen Faucet
    • Plaster Walls
    • Plaster Walls
    • Walk-In Closets
    • Office Space
    • Private entry
    • Patio/Balcony

    Pet Policy

    • Pet Policy Type: Cat, Dogs
    • Other Pets Allowed:
    • Max Number of Pets: 2
    • One-time pet fee: $400
    • Pet monthly rent min: $25
    • Pet policy: Our community welcomes pets and their owners with a spacious gated pet park and plentiful green space on-site to enjoy walks and playtime. All breeds of dogs and cats with valid vaccination records are allowed. Pets are subject to a one-time fee of $400 for the 1st pet and $200 for the 2nd pet, as well as a monthly rent of $25 per pet.


    • Parking Type: Surface Lot
    • Parking Comment: One parking space is included in rent for studio, one and two bedroom apartments. Two parking spaces are included in rent for three bedroom apartments. Additional premium parking is available for $75 per space.

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    The Best Columbia Has To Offer

    Enjoy a Vibrant Social Life in the Heart of the BullStreet District

    Our community is located in the heart of a flourishing neighborhood. With the Columbia Fireflies baseball park, restaurants, breweries, and parks available within walking distance, you will love calling The BullStreet District home.

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    We are currently scheduling guided tours of our available apartments. Fill out this form to schedule your visit and learn more about our availability! 
    • Monday: 8:00AM to 5:00PM
    • Tuesday: 8:00AM to 5:00PM
    • Wednesday: 8:00AM to 5:00PM
    • Thursday: 8:00AM to 5:00PM
    • Friday: 8:00AM to 5:00PM
    • Saturday: Closed
    • Sunday: Closed