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Kaufman to Develop 78 Apartments and Condos in The LeVeque Tower

Walker Evans Walker Evans Kaufman to Develop 78 Apartments and Condos in The LeVeque Tower

Local firm Kaufman Development announced today plans to build out 78 residential units inside the historic LeVeque Tower. The LeVeque has been undergoing renovations since new owners Tower 10 purchased the building back in 2011, which includes exterior repairs, sidewalk upgrades around the building, a brand new lobby, updated offices and a 150-room Autograph Collection […]

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LeVeque Lobby Renovations Near Completion, New Retail Planned

Brent Warren Brent Warren LeVeque Lobby Renovations Near Completion, New Retail Planned

When we checked in with the LeVeque Tower renovation last spring, restoration work on the terra cotta exterior was entering its second season and and work had begun on an ambitious lobby renovation. We stopped by again last week to get an update on the project and grab some photos, and we found that the […]

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Design Digest: Schooley Caldwell Associates

Brent Warren Brent Warren Design Digest: Schooley Caldwell Associates

With their work on high-profile renovation projects such as the Leveque Tower, the Atlas Building and the Ohio Statehouse, Schooley Caldwell Associates has earned a reputation for historic preservation work. They’ve also done plenty of work on new-build projects, though, such as the Wood Company Building in the Short North and the new OSU dorms […]

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Project Update: LeVeque Tower

Brent Warren Brent Warren Project Update: LeVeque Tower

Repairing the terra cotta “skin” of the iconic LeVeque Tower downtown is not an easy job – or a quick one. Workers are about to begin their second season of work on the exterior of the building, having completed about five floors last year. It could be five years before all 47 stories are completed, […]

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Work is Under Way on a Mixed-Use Conversion for LeVeque Tower

Walker Evans Walker Evans Work is Under Way on a Mixed-Use Conversion for LeVeque Tower

LeVeque Tower is the most iconic building in Downtown Columbus, and if you’ve been by it lately you’ve probably noticed scaffolding up around the bottom floors of the structure. Building owners Tower 10, LLC have begun work on repairing some of the terracotta exterior as the first step in a major renovation to the building […]

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The List: 11 More New Apartment Developments Around Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans The List: 11 More New Apartment Developments Around Columbus

Back in November, we provided you with a list of 12 new apartment developments located in or around Downtown Columbus. Since then there’s been more development announced, proposed and in some cases already under construction. Here’s another list of 11 more apartment developments scattered around the central city, from OSU to Marble Cliff to Gay […]

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Best Columbus Landmark of 2011: The LeVeque Tower

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Columbus Landmark of 2011: The LeVeque Tower

When it comes to identifying Columbus through the lens of physical structures, we’ve got some interesting displays to choose from. Some are historic, like the Ohio Statehouse and the Union Station Arch, and others are newer displays of public artwork, like the Field of Corn or the CCAD Art Sign. The local landmark voted as […]

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