City Takes Another Swing at Eventually Wooing Royals Downtown

By Kevin Collison Downtown baseball is back in the game with the city joining the Downtown Council and developer Jon Copaken in funding a $120,000...

Developer Pursuing Two Historic Apartment Projects in ‘Fringe’ Between Downtown and Midtown

By Kevin Collison A pair of historic buildings in what their developer calls the "fringe" area between downtown and midtown are on their way...

ULI Experts Recommend Holding Off on North Loop, Focus on Improving Highway 9 and...

By Kevin Collison The North Loop freeway that divides the River Market from the rest of downtown won’t be going away anytime soon if the...

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...

Church of Scientology Expected to Begin Renovation of Historic Downtown Building for New Home...

By Kevin Collison Ten years after purchasing the historic City Bank Building at 1801 Grand Blvd., the Church of Scientology is expected to begin renovation...

Second Phase of Corrigan Station Development in Crossroads Expected to Break Ground Late This...

By Kevin Collison The developers of Corrigan Station plan to break ground by December on an $11 million office building at 19th and Main streets...

Sale of Historic Kansas City Star Building Completed, New Owner Weighing Options for Redevelopment

By Kevin Collison The sale of The Kansas City Star building was completed last week although the new owner has no immediate plans to redevelop...

Groundbreaking for $25 Million Hampton Inn Expected Soon, Latest Hotel in Growing Crossroads District...

By Kevin Collison A seven-story Hampton Inn hotel on the northeast corner of 16th and Main is expected to start construction in October, a project...

New Development Site in River Market Considered Potential Location for Mid-Rise Apartment Project

By Kevin Collison A massive industrial plant at First and Grand that opened in 1904 to supply electricity to the old Kansas City streetcar system...

Ambassador Hotel Gets Incentive Nod for $14.9 Million Expansion, Work to Begin Soon

By Kevin Collison The owner of the Ambassador Hotel at 1111 Grand plans to break ground on a nine-story addition this fall after receiving approval...