The Exchange Raleigh Brings Life Time Living to Raleigh; Elevates Commitment to Comprehensive Health and Wellness

Life Time Living Exchange Raleigh Rendering

Plans call for Life Time to break ground on luxury athletic country club and integrated, high-end apartment residences later this year; completion targeted for early 2027

RALEIGH, NC (March 4, 2024) — Dewitt Carolinas, Inc. is thrilled to announce they have entered into an agreement with Life Time (NYSE: LTH) to bring the Company’s premier Life Time athletic country club and Life Time Livingresidences to The Exchange Raleigh. Plans include an 80,000-square foot, three-level luxury Life Time, including a 35,000-square foot rooftop beach club, along with a vertically integrated Life Time Living tower featuring luxury multi-family residences for lease.

“We are so pleased to bring Life Time’s successful formula of its athletic country club and healthy luxury living to Raleigh,” said Everett Daniels, President of Dewitt Carolinas. “This impactful addition to The Exchange Raleigh brings a dynamic energy to the community, painting an exciting picture of what’s to come as the development grows.”

The athletic country club and residences will define Phase Two of The Exchange Raleigh and provide the community with an unparalleled portfolio of programs and services dedicated to healthy living, healthy aging and healthy entertainment. Rooted in a commitment to cultivate an innovative community centered on wellness and connection, The Exchange’s vision aligns seamlessly with the Life Time brand.

The Exchange’s flagship office tower, 1000 Social, is slated to open in 2Q 2024 and is built for WELL Certification, a building standard that elevates health and well-being with design that encourages movement, fosters connection, and embraces natural lighting systems, clean air, and healthy building materials. The addition of Life Time to Phase Two will further complement and enhance The Exchange’s commitment to these standards.

“The Exchange’s core values of health and wellness, community, connection and innovation will all come to life in the Life Time Living athletic club and luxury living tower,” said Steven Beattie, Executive Vice President of Dewitt Carolinas. “Rising at the east end of The Exchange’s park, Life Time Living embodies everything we’re working for at The Exchange, with wellness-focused luxury amenities designed to elevate and enhance the lives of community members and residents.”

The Life Time brand is synonymous with the absolute best in healthy living places, programs, performers and experiences to help everyone from 90 days old to 90+ live healthier, happier lives. Members will have access to exquisite, dedicated studios featuring Life Time’s exclusive collection of classes featuring barre, cycling, high-intensity training, Pilates, strength training, and yoga, as well as dedicated spaces for functional and small group training, recovery, massage and more. Additional spaces include a coworking lounge, full-service LifeCafe and more.

“We’re thrilled to be part of The Exchange Raleigh development and look forward to breaking ground on both Life Time and Life Time Living in the coming months,” said Parham Javaheri, Life Time EVP, President Club Operations and Chief of Property Development. “We developed our Life Time Living residences to foster a healthy, socially connected and environmentally conscious lifestyle and are confident we will collectively bring something truly unique and unmatched to the Raleigh community.”

The integrated tower will feature impeccably designed residences and exclusive resident amenity areas, including apartment homes ranging from 650 to 1,550 square feet, all designed with the residents’ health and wellness in mind. Catering to the ever-evolving needs of personal and professional lifestyles, Life Time Living will also have work-from-home and lounge spaces, a private dining room, outdoor amenities exclusive to residents, a golf simulator room and covered parking with charging stations.

Each residence is designed from top to bottom with the modern lifestyle in mind, featuring high ceilings, large windows for optimal natural lighting, spacious kitchens equipped with stainless steel appliances, custom soft-close cabinetry, and living rooms designed for optimal comfort. Bedrooms offer walk-in closets, constructed with state-of-the-art soundproofing and black-out shades to provide a comfortable, restful, and recovery-laden environment.

Life Time Living at The Exchange marks the Company’s seventh planned Life Time Living location, which first debuted in Coral Gables, Fla., in August 2021. Additional locations include Henderson, Nevada (opened Sept. 2022), Stamford, Conn. (Sept. 2023), and Burlington, Mass. (Oct. 2023). Life Time Living in Paradise Valley, Ariz. is planned for 2026. More information about Life Time Living can be found at

About The Exchange Raleigh

The Exchange Raleigh is Dewitt Carolinas’ 40-acre, billion-dollar project in Midtown Raleigh. Upon completion, the development will feature 4 acres of green space, up to 990K square feet of office space, up to 1,275 residential units, 300 hotel rooms, and 125K of retail and dining. Infused with local culture and lush greenery, The Exchange is a vibrant community rooted in health, wellness, and intentionally balanced living. Full-time residents, hotel guests, office tenants, and visitors alike can reconnect to mindful living via city conveniences and restorative wellness-focused amenities. Discover this project at

About Dewitt Carolinas Inc.

Dewitt Carolinas Inc. is a Raleigh-based full-service diversified real estate company with over 25 years of experience across more than 200 projects throughout the Carolinas. Dewitt Carolinas specializes in office, retail, and multifamily development, construction management, property management, and leasing. Explore more at

About Life Time

Life Time (NYSE: LTH) empowers people to live healthy, happy lives through its portfolio of more than 170 athletic country clubs across the United States and Canada. The Company’s healthy way of life communities and ecosystem address all aspects of healthy living, healthy aging and healthy entertainment for people 90 days to 90+ years old. Supported by a team of more than 37,000 dedicated professionals, Life Time is committed to providing the best programs and experiences through its clubs, iconic athletic events and comprehensive digital platform.