New Construction


Change in Design for City Gateway

Click for larger City Gateway, the 10-story, energy-positive building planned for Kindley Street, is going through a bit of a design change. Peaking at the submitted Administrative Alternate for Design (AAD-24-17) on the city’s website, we can see some newer renderings for the building. The change in materials and setback can be seen in these […]


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The Residence Inn is now complete and open for business. While the new hotel’s grand opening should be next month, it won’t stop anyone from booking a room today. The ground-floor restaurant is still a work-in-progress and the retail space at the corner of Lenoir and Salisbury Street is looking for a tenant. However, the […]


Pic of the Week

Dirt is moving at the site of Boylan Flats, the five-story, 48-unit residential building along Boylan Avenue. (615 N Boylan) From what I’ve seen out there, this development is quieter than most with no released real estate info at this point in time. (and no approval drama either) It’ll be interesting to see the layout […]


Boutique Hotel Planned for Peace Street Pending Rezoning Request

At 615 West Peace Street, a request to rezone the property from 3 to 5 stories is working its way through the system. The developer wants to put a boutique hotel at the corner of Peace and Boylan. At this point, only the request and information about the required meeting with nearby residents is posted […]


Pic of the Week

Corner of Hillsborough Street and Glenwood Avenue Construction fencing is in place along Glenwood Avenue between Hillsborough and Morgan Street. That probably means demolition will take place soon to make way for construction on One Glenwood, the 10-story office building with ground-floor retail. There’s also fencing along Morgan, across the street from the site, at […]


Modern Townhomes, The Ware, Coming to Chavis Way, Stone’s Warehouse

Monarch Properties has announced plans, along with renderings, for their townhome project along Chavis Way. This is right next to all the work taking place at Stone’s Warehouse by Transfer Company. The townhomes were designed by Raleigh architecture firm Clearscapes with front doors along Chavis Way and the greenway. Work on the food hall has […]


First National Bank Announces Plans to Anchor 22-Story FNB Tower at 501 Fayetteville Street

Announced on Tuesday May 23, First National Bank will be the anchor tenant of FNB Tower, the former Charter Square north project that we have been tracking here on the blog. Jump straight to the press release for full details. The key points to pull out from the release are: 22-story development called FNB Tower […]


Rezoning Request for 400 Dawson Street Hints at Possible New Tower

Corner of Dawson and Davie Streets, May 2017. A rezoning request has popped up for 404 and 406 South Dawson Street, the lots at the corner with Davie Street. The empty lot next to Crank Arm Brewing is currently used as parking but will definitely change as the rezoning request asks for a higher height […]


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