Seal of approval for new flats.
Mayor Coun Barbara McCracken officially opened the 25 Peer Homes apartments, built by Harpers Group Construction Ltd and situated in Mellish Road, Walsall.
The apartments are currently being built and are on schedule to be completed by February 2007.
Coun McCracken said: "Walsall is beginning a transformation with plans for millions to be invested in regeneration to make the area both appealing and attractive.
"This development fits in well with the town's aspirations."