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The Confluence Cast: Kaufman Development

Tim Fulton Tim Fulton The Confluence Cast: Kaufman Development

How do commercial real-estate developers create community? I sat down with Brian Suiter, Director of Real Estate Development for Kaufman Development to talk about the future of development in Columbus, Kaufman’s development goals and philosophy, the many moving parts involved in large-scale real estate, and The Gravity Project, an impressive new mixed-use building (and community […]

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Broad Street Project Could Be First to Break Ground in Franklinton

Brent Warren Brent Warren Broad Street Project Could Be First to Break Ground in Franklinton

Residents and neighborhood leaders in East Franklinton are still waiting for the first of a number of proposed residential projects to break ground. That wait could be soon be over, according to Brett Kaufman, CEO of Kaufman Development. His company’s five story mixed-use development on the site of Phillip’s Original Coney Island and the National […]

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Height, Parking and the Future of The Short North

Brent Warren Brent Warren Height, Parking and the Future of The Short North

Kaufman Development’s proposal to build a 10-story mixed-use building on the site of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers in the Short North received a lot of attention when it was first announced in July. Situated just down the street from Borror Properties’ White Castle development, the proposal would add height and density to a part […]

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New Kaufman Development Project Moving Forward in Franklinton

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Kaufman Development Project Moving Forward in Franklinton

Kaufman Development’s proposal to build a five-story mixed-use building at 500 West Broad Street has cleared its first hurdle, receiving overall approval last week from the East Franklinton Review Board. The project’s unusual site plan – a six-story building would face Broad but its shape would create a series of angled plazas, while a more […]

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Kaufman Announces Five-Story Apartment Development in Franklinton

Walker Evans Walker Evans Kaufman Announces Five-Story Apartment Development in Franklinton

Franklinton has been a hotspot for development announcements over the past several years, and that trend continues today, with new plans proposing a five-story mixed-use apartment building on Broad Street in the heart of the neighborhood. The project will be the first in Franklinton from Kaufman Development, which has primarily focused their urban development efforts […]

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