Big Plaza-Area Apartment Project Wins Plan Commission Backing

By Kevin Collison The proposed 4711 Belleview apartment development took a big step forward this week when the City Plan Commission unanimously approved rezoning for...

KCATA Backs Two Big Transit-Oriented Apartment Projects

By Kevin Collison The KCATA has jumped into transit-oriented development in a big way, approving bonds this week for two apartment projects totaling $190 million...

Developer Hopes New Apartment Design Eases Plaza Bowl Concerns

By Kevin Collison A big apartment project proposed on Belleview near the Country Club Plaza is challenging Plaza Bowl height restrictions, but the developer believes...

Long-Term Economic Impact of KC Current Stadium Estimated at $1.24B

By Kevin Collison The planned KC Current women's soccer stadium on the riverfront is anticipated to generate a $48.8 million annual economic impact to the...

KC Streetcar Extension Reshapes Midtown Real Estate Market

By Annie Jennemann Flatland The KC Streetcar extension along Main Street isn’t just about moving people – it’s about creating a new framework for development in...

Aines Dairy Loft Project on Gillham Begins, Summer 2023 Opening

By Kevin Collison The redevelopment of the historic Aines Dairy building at 3130 Gillham Rd. into 50 lofts with a potential grocer at street level...

Planned Apartment Project at Third and Grand Grows to 102 Units

By Kevin Collison Oak Properties has tweaked the former Ashland apartment development planned for Third and Grand across from the City Market, adding eight units...

Conversion of Historic Ozark Building to Hotel Begins at Ninth and Grand

(Editor's note: This article originally appeared in CityScene Oct. 18, 2021) By Kevin Collison Preliminary demolition work has begun on converting the historic Ozark building...

Big West Bottoms Redevelopment Plan Backed by City, Stirs Fears of Some Neighbors

By Kevin Collison SomeraRoad's ambitious proposal to transform a sleepy section of the West Bottoms into a "dynamic" mixed-use district has strong support from City...

Blue KC Buys 5-Acre Lot From Union Station, ‘Flexibility’ for HQ Decision

By Kevin Collison Blue KC has purchased a five-acre parking lot owned by Union Station adjoining its offices on Main street, a move that will...