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A St. Louis firefighter among residents of a burned building

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. — Gavin Alfred has been a firefighter in St. Louis for three years. He was working in a medical unit on Wednesday when he asked to quit his job because his own apartment was on fire. The two-alarm fire started at the Laurel Park Apartments on …

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The LIC Hotel skyscraper could become low-rise apartments instead

LONG ISLAND CITY, QUEENS — A hotel skyscraper slated for empty land in Long Island City may have been scuttled by the city’s new limits on building hotels — and a developer is now planning a building of low-rise apartments on the site instead, according to recently submitted plans. The …

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Lake Placid Vacation Rental Market Continues to Grow | News, Sports, Jobs

LAKE PLACID — About 10% of all tax lots in the City of North Elba and Village of Lake Placid now have short-term vacation rentals on-site, according to Code Enforcement Officer Mike Orticelle. Data shows that the vacation rental market has grown here over the past year, and more than …

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Upcoming mixed-use apartments on Venice Blvd near downtown Culver City

Construction begins on Palms development By Dolores Quintana Construction has begun on a new mixed-use apartment building in Palms at 9900 Venice Boulevard near downtown Culver City, according to Urbanizing Los Angeles. Geneva Street Partners has been granted permission to construct the 54-apartment building which, thanks to density bonuses, will …

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East Liberty proposal raises theater concerns

A developer’s plan to build apartments next to and above East Liberty’s famed Kelly Strayhorn Theater drew stiff opposition from artists, activists and neighborhood residents at a court hearing. Urban planning committee, who chose to postpone his vote pending further discussions. McKnight Realty Partners owns the Penn Avenue parcel that …

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Two cities in northeastern United States reeling from fires that have killed dozens

CNN By Theresa Waldrop New York City and Philadelphia both mourn the loss of dozens of lives, including many children, in the horrific apartment fires in recent days. Together, the two fires killed 31 people, 17 of whom are believed to be children. Add to the tragedy the winter temperatures …

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Tauranga City Council to Pay Nearly $ 30 Million in Pacific Apartments Settlement

The Pacific Apartments building at 8 Maunganui Road was built in 2006. Photo / NZME Tauranga City Council will pay nearly $ 30 million after an out-of-court settlement to settle claims for historic defective buildings in an apartment building in Mount Maunganui. The Pacific Apartments building at 8 Maunganui Rd …

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‘Wake-up call for industry’: Artist houses lead the way for affordable housing in UK | Architecture

There is something about the very English jumble of regulations, codes and standards that has put the quality of housing in this country on a race to the bottom. There are rules to ensure that a bare minimum of space, light, and ventilation is provided, but, such are the business …

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Lowell is back

Its city center carved by canals and classical architecture form the bones of a great city. The brick factories that once made Lowell an industrial powerhouse have gradually been redeveloped into apartments, bringing more residents to the heart of the city. A bustling university sits on the edge of downtown, …

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Florida condo residents fear after fatal collapse

BAL HARBOR, Florida – The condo complex at the exclusive Bal Harbor 101 address in South Florida feels more like a luxury hotel than someone’s home. At the entrance, residents are greeted by a marble fountain and a valet. Inside is a private restaurant. The upstairs balconies offer panoramic ocean …

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Planned building near McCormick Place

The developer wants to build the project on vacant land at the northeast corner of Wabash Avenue and Cermak Road, immediately south of the Aspire Residences, a 24-story, 275-unit apartment building that it opened in August. last at 2111 S. Wabash Ave. The proposal comes as demand for downtown apartments …

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Next Step: Consider Schools in Development Planning

What’s Next with Nicole is a bi-weekly opinion column. The opinions expressed are those of the author alone. This Sunday is the last day to give your opinion on “Planning the Lee Highway“, a multi-year planning process for the corridor which has now produced specific proposals for levels of development, …

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Big-D innovates on The Reserve at Sono Cottages

MINNEAPLOIS, MINN. — Big-D Midwest Construction, with Collage Architects and At Home Apartments, broke new ground on The Reserve at Sono Cottages and Apartment Homes. The multi-family residential project comprises 163 units and is the seventh multi-family project collaboration between Big-D Midwest, Collage Architects and At Home Apartments. “We really …

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500 apartments in Glasgow city center

APPROXIMATELY 500 apartments are to be developed on a vacant site on the banks of the Clyde in Glasgow. Resident facilities will include a rooftop garden, lounges, game rooms, gym, bike club and cafe, rooftop terraces and a commercial coworking area with a cafe. READ MORE: Construction firm Graham won …

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Tallest building in Maine is OK for downtown Portland

The Planning Council last week approved a project that would add an 18-story, largely residential tower at the corner of Temple and Federal streets. Contributed Properties / Redfern Right now, it’s a small brick plaza at the Federal Street entrance to the United States Postal Services office on Congress Street, …

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Plans for 3-building Midtown complex go ahead

FORT MYERS A new development in Fort Myers could be the key to more businesses moving to the region. Plans for a massive three-building complex in Midtown are moving forward. The city hopes this development will inspire other investors to consider Midtown. The developer’s plans highlight the advantages of living …

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More Seniors Housing Planned for Maple Grove

10:00 AM | Sunday May 16, 2021 The Maple Grove Planning Commission reviewed two senior housing plans this week. 55+ senior apartments near Maple Grove Hospital The Maple Grove Planning Commission reviewed a plan to rent apartments for people 55 and older who would go west of Maple Grove Hospital. …

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