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301 Hillsborough, A Review

The parking lot at 301 Hillsborough Street This story is as old as the blog itself so it is kind of exciting to revisit an “old” development. Articles in the news have reported that the city is in talks with interested developers to build on top of the city-owned property at 301 Hillsborough Street. From […]


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Land is being cleared along Person Street as part of the Blount Street Commons project. Slowly, very slowly, Blount Street Commons seems to be filling in with the planned townhomes, some already showing wood framing up along John Haywood Way.


Demolition Taking Place, Making Room For The Gramercy Apartments

A project that has been a long time in the planning stages, since 2011, may soon start construction. The site for The Gramercy apartments along North Street is being cleared for the future apartment building. This involves demolition of the church at the corner of Boylan and North as well as the office building at […]


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Construction of the The Ten has started at the corner of Person and Lenoir Streets.


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The Lincoln apartments, planning to open in Summer 2015.


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Construction of Peace Street Townes continues. A sign at the site claims, as of last weekend, that only 4 units remain of the 18 unit site.


Steel Rising at Holy Trinity Anglican on Peace Street

I’m trying to think when the last new church was built in downtown Raleigh? There may be quite a gap between that one and the one being constructed now on Peace Street next to the AIA NC building. Holy Trinity Anglican is currently located at the house on the corner of Peace and Blount Street […]


Newest Rendering of the Edison Office

Saw this on Twitter. This project is increasing in height it looks like. The Edison Office in #DowntownRaleigh for @BeaconCLT pic.twitter.com/AT7A8c2F4A — JDavis Architects (@JDavisArchitect) August 28, 2014


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