Historic Board of Ed Building Sold to Copaken Brooks, Demolition Likely

By Kevin Collison The former Board of Education building at 1211 McGee has been sold by the school district to downtown real estate powerhouse...

Historic Scarritt Building and Arcade Slated as $50M Luxury Hotel

By Kevin Collison One of downtown's most historic and architecturally impressive buildings, the Scarritt, has been purchased by a Florida developer who plans to renovate...

Low-Income Housing Project to Serve Homeless, Young Adults with HIV/AIDS

By Kevin Collison A 50-unit apartment project that will set aside one-fourth of its units for homeless, young adults diagnosed with HIV/AIDS is planned for...

East Village Developer Ready to Play Ball on Potential Downtown Stadium

By Kevin Collison The developer controlling what some insiders view as the leading choice for a potential downtown ballpark, the East Village, is "100 percent...

Big Redevelopment Plan in Works for Historic KC Armory on Main Street

By Kevin Collison The historic Kansas City National Guard Armory at 3620 Main is slated to be renovated as a food court and boutique hotel,...

‘Best-in-Class’ Entertainment Venue Planned for Plaza’s Jack Henry

By Kevin Collison The vacant Jack Henry building at 47th and Jefferson is slated for a $44 million renovation to ready it for a hot...

Streetcar-Linked Affordable Housing Incentive Plan On Track for City Hall

By Kevin Collison A proactive approach to encourage making affordable housing part of the redevelopment boom anticipated along the planned streetcar extension route is on...

Apartment Project with Affordable Units Proposed for Riverfront

By Kevin Collison Prairie Fire Development is proposing a $15 million apartment project with up to 75 units, more than half reserved as affordable, on...

New AT&T Building Owner Plans $63M Overhaul to Premium Office Space

By Kevin Collison The new owner of the former AT&T building at 500 E. Eighth St. is proposing to completely overhaul the 1973 office tower...

South Dakota Developer Plans Six-Story Hotel in Garment District

By Kevin Collison A 149-room hotel is planned for a parking lot at Ninth and Wyandotte, next door to the historic Savoy Hotel which reopened...