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Historic Weisheimer Building Slated for Renovation

Walker Evans Walker Evans Historic Weisheimer Building Slated for Renovation

If you buy your vacuum cleaner parts and supplies from Weisheimer’s, you’ll soon need to find a new place to do so. Local real estate firm Capitol Equities is in the process of purchasing the building with plans for a historic renovation. “We’re really excited about this opportunity because it’s a true historic building with wood […]

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Harvest Pizzeria Team Announces Plans for Mexican Restaurant in Italian Village

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner Harvest Pizzeria Team Announces Plans for Mexican Restaurant in Italian Village

Grow Restaurants, the team behind Harvest Pizzeria, The Sycamore, and, most recently, Downtown restaurant Salt & Pine, is adding a new concept to their impressive dossier. Chris Crader, Grow CEO, has recently signed a restaurant lease with real estate firm Capitol Equities for 995 N. Fourth Street, at the intersection of Third Avenue and Fourth […]

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Sidewalk Patio Proposed for Smith Bros’ Hardware Building

Walker Evans Walker Evans Sidewalk Patio Proposed for Smith Bros’ Hardware Building

While presenting a new plan for a rooftop patio at the Smith Bros’ Hardware building at the Downtown Commission Meeting this morning, an unannounced plan was sprung upon commissioners to add a second patio to the historic property. This patio would be much lower in elevation than the former, as it would be centered around […]

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Retail Renovation Coming to Italian Village in Summer 2016

Walker Evans Walker Evans Retail Renovation Coming to Italian Village in Summer 2016

A pair of warehouse buildings in Italian Village will be reborn next summer as a retail hub for small businesses when local developers at Capitol Equities completes a full renovation planned for the site. Located at 995 North Fourth Street, the property takes up the entire block between Fourth Street, Third Avenue, Hamlet Street and Punta Alley. […]

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Capitol Equities Defends Retail Proposal for Italian Village

Walker Evans Walker Evans Capitol Equities Defends Retail Proposal for Italian Village

Last week, the Italian Village Commission weighed in on a redevelopment plan for 995 North Fourth Street that proposed the renovation of two buildings for retail use and the creation of additional paved surface parking lot spaces behind the building. Most members of the commission voiced major concerns with both the renovation and the parking addition. […]

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Retail Proposal A Nonstarter for Italian Village Commission

Walker Evans Walker Evans Retail Proposal A Nonstarter for Italian Village Commission

A new proposal for a retail center on Fourth Street was reviewed by the Italian Village Commission last night, and the group had a fairly strong negative response to the project. Last week when we announced the initial details, commission member Jason Sudy weighed in critically, and echoed much of his previous sentiment to the […]

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Italian Village Retail Proposal Gets Lukewarm Reception

Walker Evans Walker Evans Italian Village Retail Proposal Gets Lukewarm Reception

Commercial property developer Capitol Equities has a history of historic preservation in Columbus. The company invested heavily in the restoration of the Smith Bros’ Hardware Building several years ago, and wants to do the same with several buildings located a few blocks north at 995 North Fourth Street. A proposal was submitted to the Italian […]

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