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Historic Development that Best Exemplifies Major Community Impact
The 2015 Historic Development that Best Exemplifies Major Community Impact Award is presented to Geis Companies for its development of The 9, a mixed-use development providing luxury apartments, retail, theater, dining, grocery and hotel space in downtown Cleveland, Ohio.
Goodyear Hall Project – Foss Ohio 2015 Fund
The Foss Ohio 2015 Fund is acting as the state credit investor in Akron’s East End Development Project. This project plans to rejuvenate the former Goodyear Headquarters and Goodyear Hall on East Market Street. The development will create a livable neighborhood complete with restaurants, shopping, a 1,500 seat theater and luxury apartments.
Rise of The 9 – Foss Ohio 2014 Fund
Revival at East 9th & Euclid continues with The Geis Companies’ new ‘urban resort’
Update on Wake Forest Innovation Quarter
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – WINDOWS TO A NEW WORLD. It’s one of the fastest-growing research parks in the country and the focal point of Winston-Salem’s future. Come along to see why Wake Forest Innovation Quarter is abuzz with ideas, inventions, and hope.
Video Announcing Foss & Company’s Wake Forest Innovation Quarter
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – In all the talk about urban redevelopment in the Piedmont Triad, nothing stands out quite like what’s happening in downtown Winston-Salem. It goes back about 15 years ago when the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center began developing an area of east downtown which it called the “Piedmont Triad Research Park.”
Hotel Lafayette: Before and After
News Columnist Donn Esmonde takes a tour of the newly-restored Hotel @ the Lafayette with its developer Rocco Termini. In the last year, the building has been transformed from eyesore to icon.
Everyone involved with Wake Forest Biotech Place hopes that one day projects in Winston-Salem, N.C.’s Piedmont Triad Research Park (PTRP) will no longer qualify for new markets tax credit (NMTC) financing. The goal is that Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center’s new biotechnology research and innovation center will stimulate more investment in science and technology enterprises and supporting businesses, and that with enough investment, the area will no longer qualify as economically distressed.
Tobacco Factory Reborn as Biotech Center
A downtown economic-development project that has been planned for three years — and hoped for over the course of more than 16 years — is finally moving forward. Officials with the Piedmont Triad Research Park said they have reached an agreement with Wexford Science and Technology LLC of Baltimore on an $87 million project for the North District. A formal announcement, which will involve Gov. Bev Perdue, is set for 11 a.m. today.
Wexford, PTRP agree to downtown project
History in the remaking Gastonia Mill known for bloody labor strike reborn as apartment
The site of a bloody and controversial 1929 labor strike in Gaston County is set to start a second life, as developers revitalize an abandoned mill in west Gastonia.
Neil Amin is making his mark on the downtown Richmond hotel scene this week.
His Shamin Hotels, the region’s largest hotel operator, is opening two hotels in a 19-story former office tower at 700 E. Main St. that will soon include a rooftop bar/restaurant and fitness center.
Two new hotels opening in former office tower on Main Street. – Foss Virginia 2015 Fund
The Foss N.C. Mill Credit Fund/Chatham Mill
The Foss N.C. Mill Credit Fund is acting as the mill credit investor and bridge lender on the redevelopment of the Chatham Mill. The project entails the conversion of a 250,000 square foot former mill into 166 units of workforce housing.
… Energized by a rejuvenated oil and gas industry, along with a one-cent sales tax increase in 2003 and a downtown property assessment a few years later, investors have injected about $930 million into the central business district over nearly 10 years, according to the Tulsa Regional Chamber.