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Residence Inn Close to the Top

Raleigh Convention Center and future Residence Inn Checking in with the Residence Inn being built next to the Raleigh Convention Center, the hotel on Salisbury Street was working on the ninth floor. Below is my shot from the sidewalks as well as a photo from Twitter from the air. Nine stories built at Residence Inn […]


Make Way For Townhomes at Hargett Place

Click for larger Site clearing is taking place along the 400 block of East Hargett Street. The Hargett Place townhomes are planned for this area. For a refresher of what is planned, jump back to this March 2016 post.


Looking at the Site Review for One Glenwood

Corner of Hillsborough and Glenwood Avenue, July 2016 This week, a site review (SR-045-16) was submitted for One Glenwood, a mid-rise planned for the southern end of Glenwood between Morgan and Hillsborough Streets. This would be on the western side of Glenwood Avenue as shown in the below graphic. The new building will take up […]


Site Plans for Smokey Hollow Show Johnson Street Connection

Click for larger A quick one today before folks peel away for the holiday weekend. The submitted plans for Smokey Hollow, a mixed-use project mainly along North West Street near Peace Street, shows a connection between a currently disconnected Johnson Street. The screenshot above says it all. Check out case S-040-16 on the city’s development […]


Pic of the Week

Click for larger The Dillon Supply Company warehouse is mostly gone and the walls that are planned to be saved as part of the new development, The Dillon, have been braced up by steel supports.


Pic of the Week

The former Greyhound Bus Station on Jones Street has now been demolished. With the site cleared, construction of the Greyhound Apartments should begin. Personally, I hope they change the name but that’s just me. Imaps shows the property having a built date of 1971 so the Greyhound Station made it 45 years if that is […]


Aerial Visualization of New Capital Boulevard Bridges

Thanks to a few readers who found this aerial visualization of the Peace Street and Wade Avenue Bridge replacement project. NCDOT should start this project this summer. For more on it, especially the Peace Street part, go here. [UPDATE:5-26-16] A raise of the glass goes out to Jim who made this overlay of projects on […]


Mixed-Use Development Announced for West Street

Click for larger In a press release sent out last week, Kane Realty Corporation and Williams Realty & Building Company are announcing a new development for their property along North West Street. We recently highlighted a couple of things in planning for this street here on the blog so I encourage readers to jump back […]


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