Kemper Arena Redevelopment at Risk as Missouri Reviews Historic Tax Credit Program

By Kevin Collison The Missouri historic tax credit program, a development tool that’s revived scores of landmark buildings, is facing its most serious challenge in...

Zahner Creates ‘Wild’ New Work Space as Part of $5 Million Downtown Expansion

By Kevin Collison A. Zahner Co., a world-renowned, architectural metal fabrication firm, is practicing its creativity on its $5 million expansion project at its downtown...

Three Light Incentives Gain Qualified Support from Advisory Board

By Kevin Collison The planned Three Light luxury apartment project got a rough reception from an advisory board reviewing its proposed incentives Wednesday, echoing criticism...

VanTrust Assumes Lead Role On East Village, Acquires Key Properties in Stalled Downtown KC...

By Kevin Collison Almost four years after becoming co-developer of the planned East Village redevelopment, VanTrust Real Estate has negotiated a new lease deal...

Denver Investor has Discovered his Development ‘Play’ in River Market

By Kevin Collison Craig Slawson knows a lot about oil exploration, a business his family has been in for 60 years. In that industry, when you...

Three Light, Convention Hotel Bond Sale Part of Big Downtown Pep Talk by...

By Kevin Collison City Manager Troy Schulte led a downtown advocacy group on a wide-ranging review Wednesday that included big announcements and updates regarding several...

Developers Reviving 150-Year-Old Buildings Near 18th & Vine District

By Kevin Collison Right now, two of the city's oldest buildings near the 18th and Vine Jazz District look the part, limestone ruins straight out...

New Church of the Resurrection Under Construction in Downtown Kansas City, Opening in Spring...

By Kevin Collison Construction has begun on the foundation of the new, $6 million Church of the Resurrection on a parking lot once used by...

Apartment Development at 27th and Troost Near Hospital Hill Receives Nod for Tax Incentives

By Kevin Collison Construction is expected to begin this fall on a $24 million apartment project that will replace a vacant, decrepit block at 27th...

Streetcar Extension ‘Buzz’ Sparks Big Apartment Project at 39th and Main

By Kevin Collison Construction is expected to begin by late spring on a $34 million residential redevelopment project at 39th and Main, the largest private...