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12-Story Hotel Planned for Wilmington Street Moves Forward

The Baptist Church Convention Headquarters on Wilmington Street. Back in January, we had several key rezoning requests (301 Hillsborough, Kane’s The Dillon among the others) come through the city and we’ve been watching them work their way through the system. This week, the Raleigh Planning Commission approved the rezoning for a hotel that will go […]


Rendering of The Dillon, Office and Residential in the Warehouse District

Thomas Kenna, over at Capital Compass, has shared this rendering and package from Kane Realty. It contains a lot of information about The Dillon, the planned office and residential buildings for downtown’s warehouse district. Take a look at the pdf yourself for more details on the project. There’s also a great photo of downtown Raleigh […]


Pic of the Week

Click for larger, wider view. The south tower of Charter Square is having a grand opening today. From the press release: The latest addition to the Raleigh skyline, Charter Square, officially opens this week. Located at the south end of Fayetteville Street, one of the most prominent addresses in Wake County, Charter Square is welcoming […]


Person Street Townhomes in Blount Street Commons

As part of Blount Street Commons, Person Street is really getting a residential presence with these townhomes named The Wallace and The Anderson. The website is lacking a lot of key information but here’s where you can see more about them. While nothing spectacular to look at, (The Ten looks much better and the units […]


Pic of the Week

This weekend I took a walk around the Blount Street Commons area. The Elan Apartments look almost done here along Wilmington Street. As we’ve discussed, nothing fancy at all but it’s a lot of urban infill compared to the parking lot that was here before. The state government district could use some new residential for […]


Warehouse District Rezoning Planning Commission Video

Real quick. I wanted to throw this up to keep the conversation going and give folks a chance to watch it for themselves. Here are some quick notes. City Staff introduces the case. John Kane provides feedback and additional information. Mentioned parking, office, and residential on the site. Rezoning request approved unanimously. It now goes […]


Pic of the Week

The Gramercy coming out of the ground at the corner of Glenwood and North Street.


More on the Upcoming Dillon Supply Company Warehouse Rezoning

Click for larger According to the May 26, 2015 Raleigh planning commission agenda, the rezoning request for the Dillon Warehouse Company building is at bat. I wanted to get into it today before the meeting and maybe follow up in the comments after the results. For a little background, jump to this post: Multiple Rezoning […]


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