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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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Renderings Released for Six-Story Pearl Street Proposal

Brent Warren Brent Warren Renderings Released for Six-Story Pearl Street Proposal

Borror Properties last night presented their latest proposal for the southeast corner of Pearl and Prescott streets to the Italian Village Commission. Submitted renderings show a six-story, predominantly glass building filling nearly the entire footprint of the site. The basic specs of the project – 13 condominiums, ranging from 1,100 to 2,800 square feet, with […]

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Proposal Calls for Condos in Historic Church, New Townhomes

Brent Warren Brent Warren Proposal Calls for Condos in Historic Church, New Townhomes

A new proposal calls for the conversion of a historic Italian Village church into eight condominiums. The vacant lot next door to the church would see two new, four-story buildings. Together the new buildings would hold 14 townhome-style condominiums, each with parking on the first floor and three floors of living space above. The proposal […]

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Five Stories Proposed for Corner of Fifth and Summit in Italian Village

Brent Warren Brent Warren Five Stories Proposed for Corner of Fifth and Summit in Italian Village

Add the southwest corner of East Fifth Avenue and Summit Street to the long list of proposed mixed-use developments in Italian Village. A two-part proposal from developer Brad Howe and Shremshock Architects calls for a three-story townhome building as well as a five-story residential and retail development for the corner, which is currently home to […]

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Proposal Calls for Five-Story Building Across from Northstar

Brent Warren Brent Warren Proposal Calls for Five-Story Building Across from Northstar

The pace of development in Italian Village shows no signs of slowing any time soon. Wood Companies has proposed a five-story mixed-use building for 940 North High Street – the concept will be presented at tomorrow’s Italian Village Commission meeting, where commissioners will also weigh in on Borror Properties’ six-story Pearl Alley proposal. Both projects are […]

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Six-Story Condo Building Proposed for Pearl Street in Italian Village

Brent Warren Brent Warren Six-Story Condo Building Proposed for Pearl Street in Italian Village

Borror Properties has proposed a 13-unit, six-story condo building for 848 North Pearl Street, the current site of a one-story industrial building. The proposed building would sit just north of the Hubbard parking garage and across Prescott Street from another Borror project; the recently-approved, four-story Prescott and Pearl apartment building. Jeff Baur of Borror Properties […]

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Six New Houses Planned for Corner of Second and Summit

Brent Warren Brent Warren Six New Houses Planned for Corner of Second and Summit

Construction could start as soon as this fall on six new single-family houses at the corner of Summit Street and East Second Avenue in Italian Village. The site, which in recent years has hosted a community garden, will be split into six lots, each featuring a two-and-a-half story, two-bedroom house. Connie Klema, one of the owners […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

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