Modera Rio Salado


Mill Creek Residential is adding to its rapidly growing Arizona profile with the development of Modera Rio Salado, a contemporary apartment community in the Tempe Town Lake neighborhood of North Tempe.

The podium-style community features 319 one-, two and three-bedroom homes with an average size of 996 square feet. First move-ins are anticipated for summer 2025.

Community amenities include a state-of-the-art fitness center, speakeasy bar area, resident lounge, co-working spaces, clubroom with gaming tables, mezzanine media room and a hotel-style lobby with double-height ceilings, statement seating areas and a fireplace lounge. The community also offers three amenity decks, including a resort-style pool deck and a rooftop deck that includes an outdoor kitchen, bar and grill areas, gaming lawns and ample lounging areas. Additional common-area amenities include a community courtyard, outdoor dog run, bike repair and storage areas and a combined pet and bicycle wash facility.

Apartment interiors at Modera Rio Salado include stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, tile backsplashes, luxury vinyl-plank flooring, premium cabinetry, kitchen islands, undermount sinks, full-size washers and dryers, private patios or balconies, roller shades smart thermostats and keyless entry. Bathrooms feature double vanities, tile flooring and tile tub and shower surrounds. Select Premium Collection homes feature under-cabinet lighting and other premium upgrades.

Situated at 835 W. Rio Salado Parkway, the community is positioned directly across from Tempe Town Lake, the Tempe Center for the Arts and the Tempe IDEA Biotech campus. The location features primes access to Loop 202 and is positioned nearby 25 acres of Tempe Beach Park, various high-end retail outlets, dining options and more than 12 million square feet of office space.

  • State-of-the-art fitness center
  • Speakeasy bar area
  • Resident lounge
  • Co-working spaces
  • Clubroom with gaming tables
  • Media room
  • Hotel-style lobby with fireplace lounge
  • Resort-style pool deck with lounge areas
  • Outdoor kitchen
  • Bar and grill areas
  • Gaming lawns and lounge space
  • Bike repair
  • Additional storage areas
  • Dog run
  • Pet and bicycle wash
  • Stainless steel appliances
  • Quartz countertops
  • Tile backsplashes
  • Luxury wood-plank style flooring
  • Premium cabinetry
  • Kitchen islands
  • Undermount sinks
  • Full-size washers and dryers
  • Private patios or balconies
  • Roller shades
  • Smart thermostat
  • Keyless entry
  • Double vanities
  • Tile flooring in baths
  • Tile tub and shower surround
  • Under-cabinet lighting*
  • *Select homes

Features at Modera Rio Salado

1 BR / 2 BR / 3 BR

One-, two and three-bedroom homes with an average size of 996 square feet.


State-of-the-art fitness center.


Prime access to Loop 202.

Trail Access

Located near Tempe Beach Park, which offers 25 acres of green space.

Smart Homes

Smart features include roller shades, smart thermostats and keyless entry.