Carnival Loft Project to Begin Construction This Spring

By Kevin Collison The renovation of the historic Carnival building at 802 Broadway into 39 loft apartments is expected to begin in late March after...

Jazz Hill Affordable Housing Plan Moves Forward on The Paseo

(Editor's note: The full City Council approved funding for the redevelopment plan.) By Kevin Collison Construction is expected to begin soon on a $33.8 million Jazz...

Plan Calls for Historic River Market Building to be Restored for Gym

By Kevin Collison A derelict historic building in the River Market at 407 Grand is slated to be restored to its original appearance as the...

Women’s Recovery Program Plans Affordable Housing Near Troost

A program that provides affordable housing to women recovering from substance abuse and their children intends to build a 37-unit development at 28th and...

Historic Scarritt and Crossroads Projects Seek Incentives from Port KC

By Kevin Collison Two proposed downtown apartment developments totaling 234 units--one old, one new--are seeking tax incentives from Port KC. A development entity called Axis KC...

Mac Bets Big on Main in Response to Housing Demand and Streetcar

By Kevin Collison Mac Properties' plan for a 325-unit, mid-rise apartment project at Main and Armour is all about responding to increasing population growth in...

Apartment Tower with Affordable Units Proposed for Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Copaken Brooks is pursuing a 14-story apartment project at 1818 Main that is expected to include affordable units, according to a neighbor...

Catholic Diocese Serves Controversy with Plan to Move Homeless Breakfast Program

By Kevin Collison A storm is brewing over the Catholic Diocese's desire to relocate its breakfast ministry for the homeless to its Chancery building in...

Developer Pursuing 180-Unit Apartment Project in East Crossroads

By Kevin Collison The city is in preliminary negotiations with a developer who wants to build a 180-unit apartment project on public property in the...

Port KC Sticks with Familiar Firm to Continue South Loop Link Planning

By Kevin Collison Port KC is sticking with a familiar firm to continue planning the proposed South Loop Link, choosing HNTB to conduct the environmental...