City Club Apartments Open

By Kevin Collison The City Club Apartments, a sprawling development that revived much of a key Crossroads block, is beginning to accept residents and plans...

Three Light Dims a Notch

By Kevin Collison The Three Light luxury apartment tower has been downsized slightly from its original scope from 321 apartments to 288, and from 32...

‘Great Day for KC,’ Feds Green-Light Main Street Extension of Streetcar

(Editor's note: Updated Sept. 3 with new renderings of planned Country Club Plaza streetcar stop and a schedule for the Main Street extension presented...

Plan to Rebuild Barney Allis Plaza Revived by Council

(Updated Sept. 3. Supporters of rebuilding Barney Allis Plaza and its underground garage hope to obtain City Council approval next March to fund the...

Covid Scuttles Riverfront Mid-Rise Apartment Concept

A big mixed-use project contemplated for the downtown riverfront that would have included two, 10-story apartment buildings has been shelved, at least for now,...

Leather Elevator Lobbies? Luxury Digs Bring New Settlers to Old Westport

By Kevin Collison Westley on Broadway, an upscale apartment development so big it prompted a new master plan, has opened, adding hundreds of residents to...

Plaza Nordstrom Resumes Work Next Summer, Completion Fall 2022

(Updated Nov. 30: Nordstrom has now pushed back the anticipated opening of its Country Club Plaza store to Fall 2023, according to the company...

Revival of Historic Troost Commercial Block Continues

By Kevin Collison Seven buildings on the west side of Troost between 31st and Linwood are being renovated for commercial use, continuing a major reinvestment...

Made in KC Joining New Martini Corner Project, Leaving Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Made in Kansas City is relocating from the Crossroads to 31st and Oak where it will be the anchor tenant in the...

Grand Place Envisions Role as Major Art Hub for Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Grand Place, the $98 million redevelopment of the historic Kansas City Star building, has gotten creative addressing cost overruns by embracing the...