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, […]


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


Crash of the Resident Wave, Skyhouse Topping Out (5/10)

This is part 5 of a 10 post series, rolled out all week, on residential projects in downtown Raleigh. Go here to see all the posts so far. A project that probably doesn’t require an introduction, the 230-unit Skyhouse Raleigh tower is close to topping out. If you look very closely, you can see the […]


Pic of the Week

The Skyhouse construction site towers over the buildings of Wilmington Street. Hopefully by now, everyone has noticed that this thing is being built quite quickly as it broke ground this past December. The plans are to have new residents moving in by this December.


Pic of the Week

A crane for the Skyhouse Raleigh project towers over City Market. Under gray skies on the day before New Year’s Eve, there was activity on the Skyhouse Raleigh site. The tower crane was being put together, showing positive signs for active construction at the corner of Blount and Martin Streets in the new year. Here’s […]


Construction To Begin on Skyhouse Apartments

Construction fencing is up for the Skyhouse Raleigh project. This confirms some reports last week that the 23-story apartment building at the corner of Blount and Martin Streets is finally starting. For those new to this project, Skyhouse Raleigh is basically a copy of the same building being done in other cities such as Austin […]


Photos of Skyhouse Apartments in Atlanta

I just happened to be in Atlanta this past weekend and took a short detour into midtown. I found the currently under construction Skyhouse Apartments building, the same exact design that is being built in Downtown Raleigh. I’ve posted more pictures over at the Raleigh Public Record here, A Sneak Peek at the Skyhouse via […]


Skyhouse Apartments Helping The Edison Project Come To Life

Here’s some very positive news for fans of The Edison, a multi-building development that was planned for the core downtown area. Skyhouse Apartments was up for review by the Raleigh Planning Commission yesterday, June 26, and was approved unanimously. The 264 foot tower will sit at the southwest corner of Blount and Martin Streets and […]


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