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Twenty9 Gillham New apartments at 29th and Gillham continue Midtown redevelopment

Exterior of contemporary apartment building.

Twenty9 Gillham From Midtown KC Post, April 12, 2015 – A historic area of Midtown once home to auto dealers and services is coming alive again with newly-built apartments, including a just-completed new building at 29th and Gillham. Half of the 22 units at Twenty9 Gillham built by developers John Hoffman and Lance Carlton of…

The Real Deal: Developers add schools to urban renewal syllabus

From The Kansas City Business Journal, by Rob Roberts, April 17, 2015 – Development partners John Hoffman and Lance Carlton say there’s only one missing ingredient in the urban-core market where they’ve been building infill apartment buildings and single-family homes: high-quality educational opportunities. That’s why Hoffman and Carlton, principals with UC-B Properties, are raising $25,000…