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Unique Homes at 54th & Tracy are Underway!

UC-B Homebuilders is bringing four single family homes to the Rockhurst neighborhood by partnering local architecture firms, DRAW and HJM Architects. DRAW offers an approach that integrates a variety of disciplines, including architecture, interior design, urban design, urban planning and cutting-edge resource impact analysis. They utilize this radically resourceful toolkit towards a purpose of creating authentic, inspired places for people to gather…

2017 Cornerstone Award for 63rd Street Revitalization

Thanks to several developers and investors, the area along 63rd Street between Oak Street and Troost Avenue is making a comeback. A new three-story apartment building, upscale townhomes, renovated office buildings, retail, and food establishments are all included in the makeover. Developer Butch Rigby, the owner of Screenland Real Estate Services, is familiar with renovating…

Builders Bet Tiny Apartments Will Lure Renters

Builders Bet Tiny Apartments Will Lure Renters Will 300-square-foot apartments fly in Pittsburgh and Kansas City? Bedrock’s micro lofts in Detroit are small, but Dan Mullen, president at Bedrock, said the tall ceilings and windows help make it feel larger. PHOTO: ROCK VENTURES By  Laura Kusisto April 15, 2017 7:00 a.m. ET 144 COMMENTS The…