Meet downtown Salt Lake’s next office tower

Property Reserve Inc, the private real-estate arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has submitted more detailed plans to Salt Lake City’s Planning Division for a proposed office downtown tower.  The project, currently referred to as Tower 8, will occupy the northeast corner of the intersection of 100 South and State Street, […]

Commission approves extension for large downtown project

Developers, the Ritchie Group have ambitious plans to convert the 100 South block of 300 West into one of the city’s most vibrant downtown blocks but have hit some bumps that have delayed construction.  On Wednesday, the Salt Lake City Planning Commission approved an extension request of a previously approved Conditional Building and Site Design […]

Plans for new downtown office tower moving forward

Property Reserve Inc, the private real-estate arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is moving forward with plans to build Tower 8, a proposed commercial office tower at the northeast corner of the intersection of 100 South and State Street. The developers are proposing a 26-story building that would top out at […]

Developers look to expand downtown residential offerings on 200 East

The 200 South block of 200 East is in the middle of a significant transformation.  The block is beginning attracting developers interested in its proximity to popular bars, restaurants and downtown amenities.  There are currently three residential developments either actively underway or in the planning stages.  The most recent of those is the Moda Luxe, a […]

Commission relaxes public art requirement for senior housing project

Local nonprofit, Centro Civico returned again to the Salt Lake City Planning Commission for approval of several new design elements of its proposed senior housing development.  And for the second time, in less than a year the commission approved with conditions their proposed design. The project, referred to as Casa Milagro, is a proposed six-story, […]

Alta Gateway becomes state’s first LEED Platinum apartment building

Salt Lake City is now home to the state’s first LEED Platinum certified multifamily residential building after the Alta Gateway apartments earned its LEED certification plaque this week.  The four-story, 277-unit apartment complex scored 86.5 credits under the LEED for Homes rating system, surpassing the LEED Platinum threshold of 83.5 credits. The project, located directly […]

City selects artist for Regent Street public art installation

Most of Regent Street between 100 and 200 South is completed and the street, with the help of some very popular new restaurants, is beginning to attract foot traffic.  Now a long-visioned public art installation is again moving forward.  On Monday May 21, the Redevelopment Agency of Salt Lake City (RDA) and Salt Lake City […]

Developers moving forward with the downtown PaperBox Lofts

The area surrounding the intersection of 200 South and 300 West is continuing its evolution from a dead zone to a bridge between the downtown core and the Gateway District.  Development partners, Clearwater Homes and Peg Development, are ready to expand their presence in the area with the PaperBox Lofts, a proposed mixed-use development for the 100 […]

New apartments underway in Central City

Another one-story commercial building is being replaced.  Crews have demolished the former City Creek Hearing Center on the 400 East block of 100 South to make way for construction of the 4Forty7 Apartments, a six-story residential development. The apartments will replace the commercial building and an adjacent surface parking lot on 0.44 acres.  Unlike the […]