KC Southern Still on Track for Possible Downtown HQ Expansion

By Kevin Collison The possibility Kansas City Southern could expand its downtown headquarters is picking up steam with the city seeking development proposals for property...

It’s Official: Blue Cross Relocating HQ to 1400KC, Former Waddell Project

By Kevin Collison Blue Cross Blue Shield is relocating its headquarters and more than 1,000 employees a half-mile north to occupy the 18-story office tower...

Developer Pitches Plan to Replace Oldest Building on Main with High-Rise

(UPDATED Sept. 20: The City Plan Commission voted 5-1 to endorse landmark status for the 31st and Main properties. The proposed designation now goes...

Big Waldo Apartment Project Proposed, Revives Streetcar Extension Idea

By Kevin Collison A 300-unit apartment project that would transform the scale and nature of the Waldo entertainment area received preliminary support from a transit-oriented...

Delays Grow City Harvest Apartment Tower Cost to $95.6M

By Kevin Collison A 13-story apartment project planned next to the City Market has become significantly more expensive because of inflation after several months of...

Milhaus Plans $58M Apartment Project in North KC

An Indianapolis apartment developer with a deep portfolio in greater downtown Kansas City is planning its first project across the river in North Kansas...

LuxLiving Scraps Riverfront Incentive Request, More Tax Revs, No Affordable Housing

By Kevin Collison LuxLiving has dropped its request for tax incentives to help build a proposed riverfront apartment project, a move that could yield about...

Crossroads Office and Retail Development Includes ‘Leafy Oasis’

By Kevin Collison Work could begin this year on philanthropist and developer Shirley Helzberg's plan to renovate two, historic Film Row buildings into office space...

Boutique Hotel Proposed for Historic Workhouse Castle on Vine

(Editor's note: This article was originally published Feb. 1) By Kevin Collison The ruined former City Workhouse Castle built in 1897 to incarcerate petty criminals and...

Barney Allis Plaza Rebuild Proposal Adds 226-Unit Apartment Project

By Kevin Collison The city's plan for rebuilding a crumbling Barney Allis Plaza has grown into a larger proposal that adds a privately-developed 10-story apartment...