City Survey Reveals Rising Worries About Affordable Housing

By Kevin Collison The number of Kansas City residents concerned about the availability of affordable housing rose slightly last year, according to new city data,...

ARTerra Opens, Crossroads First New Apartment Tower

By Kevin Collison The new year in downtown Kansas City kicks off with the opening today of downtown's newest apartment tower, the 12-story ARTerra project...

Big Redevelopment Plan By Barney Allis Plaza Gets Bigger

By Kevin Collison A major redevelopment project that will transform a block bordering Barney Allis Plaza has bumped up its office component by 43 percent,...

Developer Plans 248-Unit Apartment Project on Troost Near Hospital Hill

By Kevin Collison Another big apartment project is in the works for Troost Avenue near Hospital Hill, a 248-unit development at the southeast corner of...

Downtown Dazzle Urban Homes Tour This Saturday

By Kevin Collison The Downtown Dazzle Urban Homes Tour returns Saturday and this year current and prospective downtown residents should find a robust, competitive market. "Right...

One of Downtown’s Last Big, Empty Historic Buildings Slated for Apartments

By Kevin Collison One of downtown's last prominent, dormant historic buildings, the 23-story Mark Twain Tower, is slated to be redeveloped as a 202-unit apartment...

New Downtown Y Called Boost to Growing, Diverse Community

By Kevin Collison For perhaps the first time ever, downtown will be home to a high school swim team, one of many community-building opportunities cited...

New YMCA Coming Downtown After 37-Year Absence, Work Starts Friday

By Kevin Collison A new downtown YMCA, a huge civic endeavor in the making for seven years, is scheduled to kickoff construction Friday in the...

The Grand Adds Sixties Modern Cool to Downtown Living

By Kevin Collison The Grand, one of downtown's biggest historic preservation projects ever, opens this week following a $65 million renovation that's transformed a 1962...

Mulberry Lofts Opens in Historic Garment District Building

By Kevin Collison Mulberry Lofts, the latest downtown historic renovation project at 905 Broadway, has come to fruition with half of its 25 apartments already...