Developers plan for hundreds of apartments in these two new Sugar House buildings

Developers would add hundreds of rental units near the Sugar House business district with approval from the city to activate an underused corner near Fairmont Park. The buildings would bring 346 new apartments to the neighborhood. The 10-story building would reach 105 feet tall, the maximum height allowed outright by Salt Lake City’s Sugar House […]

In Pictures: Central 9th bringing more multi-family and this summer, street construction

Residential construction continues to transform Salt Lake City’s Central 9th neighborhood, just southwest of Downtown. This burgeoning area, sandwiched by UDOT roads that challenge walkability, is a test case for the city’s form-based zoning reforms and its Redevelopment Agency strategies. Here are some new projects to show you, including a street reconstruction project, as well […]

Historic landmark or new skyscraper? Group wants Salt Lake City voters to decide whether historic Utah Theater should be spared from the wrecking ball.

A group of Salt Lake City residents is hoping a final effort will save the historic Utah Theater from redevelopment into a residential skyscraper. City officials announced Thursday the effort could be on the municipal election ballot in November if volunteers gathered enough valid signatures from Salt Lake City voters. If they can reached the […]

We now know what will replace Salt Lake City’s former homeless shelter Downtown

A seven-story, 210-unit apartment building with ground-floor retail space will be built on the site of a former Downtown homeless shelter that had capacity for more than 1,000 people, according to details obtained by Building Salt Lake ahead of a design review by the city. We broke the news in February that the state of […]

Ballpark attracts more ‘missing middle’ owner-occupied housing with new row homes

Salt Lake City’s Ballpark neighborhood continues attracting owner-occupied housing with a new row home style project proposed along Main Street. The Poet’s Row townhomes would bring an East Coast, single-family attached housing style to Ballpark, at 1448 S. Main St. They would continue the buildout of relatively rare condos in the capital city, an elusive […]