Hospital Hill Construction Boom Continues with $70M University Health 2 Project

By Kevin Collison The building boom at what's now being branded the "UMKC Health Sciences District" aka Hospital Hill is continuing with the kickoff...

A Missed Starbucks Opportunity Brews Call for Downtown Office Development

By Kevin Collison Lack of a big chunk of premier, new office space likely cost downtown Kansas City a major Starbucks operation with 900 jobs...

KCATA Hopes New Transit Center Will Spur East Village Redevelopment

By Kevin Collison The groundbreaking for the $5 million East Village Transit Center at 12th and Charlotte is being viewed partly as a catalyst to...

Drury Checks Out on Proposed Downtown Hotel

By Kevin Collison Drury Hotels has scrapped its plan to build a 242-room downtown hotel, saying the incentive package recommended by SB Friedman, a city...

Copaken Brooks Apartment Tower Starts Construction in November

By Kevin Collison Construction is expected to begin in November on the 14-story Copaken Brooks apartment tower at 18th and Walnut, with completion anticipated in...

Crossroads Developer Nate Accardo Tackles New Project

By Kevin Collison Nate Accardo, one of the Crossroads' pioneer developers, is renovating a 90 year-old building at 108 W. 19th St. and plans to...

Ultra-Luxury $63 Million Hotel Proposed Near Kauffman Center

(Editor's note: The Denver architect of the proposed Bravo! Hotel has merged his firm with CannonDesign. New renderings of the project have been added...

Growing Beacon Hill Neighborhood Adding $16M Hotel to Mix

By Kevin Collison After a more than two-year effort, work on a new 92-room LaQuinta Del Sol hotel got its formal start Tuesday, the...

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...

Crossroads Hotel Opening in October, 131-Room Historic Renovation Project

The Crossroads Hotel is opening this October at 21st and Central streets, reviving the historic Pabst Brewing and Pendergast buildings as a 131-room boutique...