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A Walk Around The Edison Block

A worker looks out over a balcony at Skyhouse Raleigh. The flowers and leaves aren’t the only things that are growing in downtown Raleigh. I took a walk around the Edison block and snapped a few photos of the new and upcoming developments here. These include the apartment buildings of Skyhouse Raleigh, the Edison Apartments, […]


Construction Update, The L Building

We haven’t looked at The L Building since the summer of 2014 and now this project is almost complete. The second floor offices appear to have tenants moving in and the sidewalks are being paved this week. The southwest corner of McDowell and Davie Street look very nice in my opinion. The building’s retail spaces […]


Peace Street West Up For a Facelift

Intersection of Glenwood Avenue and Peace Street Here’s a project that’s moving forward after being on hold for a few years. Peace Street West, referred to as the street between West and St. Mary’s Street, is due for some streetscape improvements. This will include new sidewalks, burying of utility lines, consolidation of driveways, and other […]


The Lincoln Apartments in the Final Stretch

The Lincoln has fully taken shape and the facade is going up around it. With a planned completion time of this summer, there are only a few more months to put the final touches on this project.


Pic of the Week

The Edison Apartments at the corner of Blount Street and Davie Street.


Pic of the Week

Here’s the view of Charter Square from East Lenoir Street. The glass going up has a nice blue and green, kind of aqua-marine hue to it. The building should be done by this summer.


Skyhouse Raleigh One Year Later

The Skyhouse Raleigh apartment building that broke ground about a year ago is set to open in March of 2015. I remember taking a photo of the crane one year ago so am revisiting the site today. Weather was similar too. Skyhouse Raleigh, photo taken in December 2013 Skyhouse Raleigh, photo taken in December 2014


Pic of the Week

Wood framing is being put up for the townhomes called The Ten. Located at the corner of Person and Lenoir Streets, they are building 10 units here.


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