JR Hospitality buys downtown Milwaukee site, plans hotels

Downtown Milwaukee could get 300 more hotel rooms in two new buildings under plans by hotel operators that bought a development site from Johnson Controls Inc. Wednesday. Jay Bhakta, managing partner of JR Hospitality in Minneapolis, confirmed to t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2018

Windermere realty firm buys, plans move to concrete contractor’s building near Creative Village

Katherine Bordelon is heading east as part of a plan that will redevelop the site of a nearly 9,000-square-foot warehouse complex west of downtown Orlando. The broker/owner of Windermere-based Castle & Cottage Realty LLC through her related RAKB Hold.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 12th, 2018

BMO Harris Bank plans flagship HQ in downtown Chicago

BMO Financial Group plans to construct a new flagship headquarters in downtown Chicago.  The banking firm announced the plans Monday. BMO acquired Milwaukee-based Marshall & Ilsley Bank in 2011. In addition to building a tower in downtown Milwauke.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 10th, 2018

Seestedt’s Carpet buys former St. Paul dealership site, ending "Town Square" plan

A developer that bought the former Suburban Chrysler dealership site in St. Paul six years ago with plans to build a shopping center there is instead selling the property. Finance & Commerce reports on the $2.8 million sale of the site, at 1891 Suburb.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2018

State puts $15.25 million asking price on lakefront site in downtown Milwaukee

The state of Wisconsin ramped up marketing efforts for a development site on the downtown Milwaukee lakefront where local officials are hoping to attract a corporate headquarters building......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 31st, 2018

The Wrap: Rise Brand"s new headquarters, reinventing Yellow Cab, growing a cannabis business and McDonald"s big breakfast sandwich (Video)

In this week's edition of The Wrap, Business First Editor Doug Buchanan and I talk about Rise Brand's plans for its new downtown headquarters next to its Pins Mechanical site. Expect a lot of wood and metal. We also dive into this week's Cover Story abou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 26th, 2018

Trinity Evangelical church plans multi-year restoration after fire: Slideshow

The mission is straightforward even if the job won’t be easy: restore the fire-damaged downtown Milwaukee church back to its former self......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 21st, 2018

Utah developer buys site for third hotel in Kapolei

Utah-based Garn Development Co. LLC has closed on the purchase of a 2.64-acre lot within the 40-acre Leihano development where it plans to build the city of Kapolei’s third limited-service hotel. The parcel, located on Manawai Street between the N.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2018

Old Carmelo"s restaurant to become office high-rise

Austin real estate wunderkind Nate Paul has added to his downtown Austin portfolio by purchasing the site of the old Carmelo's Italian restaurant on Fifth Street. Here's what he plans to build......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2018

NJ developer buys Newsday headquarters for $54M, plans logistics hub

A New Jersey real estate company has purchased the Newsday’s Long Island headquarters for $54.5 million. Hartz Mountain bought the 48.3-acre site in Melville from the Tribune Company, which owns the d.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyOct 9th, 2018

Inside the new Tavern at Turner as work progresses ahead of Oct. 3 debut

Tavern at Turner celebrated its imminent opening with a party last Friday evening.  Mike Eitel’s Caravan Hospitality Group is behind the new venue. The group's roster includes the Nomad World Pubs in Milwaukee and Madison, SportClub in downtown Milw.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 1st, 2018

Columbus firm buys Hilton in downtown St. Louis for $29.5 million

The boutique hotel was acquired by Ohio's largest private equity firm — a familiar name in the local hospitality industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2018

Residential builder buys Cathedral Tower site in downtown Sac

Residential builder Premier United Communities has bought the site of a planned 25-story mixed-use condominium tower in downtown Sacramento......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 17th, 2018

First look: Plans crystallize for office tower on site of Hooters restaurant

The next tower for Central Austin will rise 15 stories and come packed with amenities, including a rooftop lounge with close-up views of the downtown skyline......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 2018

Investor buys bare land near Sac County courthouse

Empty land near the Sacramento County Courthouse and site of the planned new courthouse in downtown Sacramento has a new owner......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2018

Fiserv HQ still in play, with Milwaukee and Brookfield in pursuit

The future of Fiserv Inc.’s corporate headquarters remains in the air after the company in July made a splash with the naming rights to the new downtown Milwaukee arena, and searched in earnest for a development site last year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 9th, 2018

2020 DNC convention bid committee plans to show selection group "authentic Milwaukee"

The Milwaukee 2020 convention bid committee is planning to show officials from the Democratic National Committee the best Milwaukee has to offer while the group visits the city this week. That includes restaurants, hotels, event facilities, the Su.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 28th, 2018

Convention center should be next

The best way to expand on the draw of the new Fiserv Forum even further is for community and business leaders to now push forward on plans for a long-overdue expansion of the Wisconsin Center in downtown Milwaukee......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2018

After strip-club site sale, Gulch investor buys Music Row office building

He's got to move, because he just sold his existing office building to an Austin developer who plans a multi-tower development......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2018

$100M development planned south of downtown Milwaukee

Michels Corp. plans a $100 million Milwaukee development on the former Horny Goat Hideaway property, anchored by one of its offices, that would combine apartments, a hotel and shopping around large plazas and a river walk, the Milwaukee Business Jo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2018

Drury plans a 242-room hotel near KC"s City Hall

Drury Southwest Inc. plans a 242-room hotel at the site of the former Kansas City Public Library and Board of Education building in downtown Kansas City. Located at 1211 McGee St., the project would include 5,000 square feet of meeting space and a 176.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 6th, 2018