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North Market Tower Gets Major Design Update

Walker Evans Walker Evans North Market Tower Gets Major Design Update

For the first time in over two years, the proposal to build a mixed-use development on the site of the North Market parking lot has gotten a major update. Representatives involved with the project unveiled the latest design overhaul for the building yesterday, which is slated to include a mix of residential, office, retail, parking, […]

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Development Roundup: News from Harrison West, the Near East Side and More

Brent Warren Brent Warren Development Roundup: News from Harrison West, the Near East Side and More

The latest Development Roundup features news from the Near East Side, Grandview Heights, Harrison West, and more. Read on for an assortment of project updates, groundbreakings, new proposals, and other nuggets from the world of Columbus development: Work wrapped up earlier this year on a Vetter Property Group development in Harrison West called the Concord. The […]

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Market Tower: More on Parking, Public Spaces, and the Case for Going Big

Brent Warren Brent Warren Market Tower: More on Parking, Public Spaces, and the Case for Going Big

Wednesday’s news that the City of Columbus has chosen the Wood Companies and Schiff Capital to develop the parking lot next to the North Market  generated plenty of discussion about the plan, which proposes building a 35-story tower on the site. When Columbus Underground sat down to discuss the proposal earlier this week with the development team […]

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Plans Moving Forward to Build 35-Story Tower on North Market Parking Lot

Brent Warren Brent Warren Plans Moving Forward to Build 35-Story Tower on North Market Parking Lot

The City of Columbus has chosen a 35-story tower as the winning proposal for the North Market parking lot. The proposal, called Market Tower, is from the Wood Companies and Schiff Capital Group. It would consist of approximately 200 residential units above office space, with restaurant and retail uses on the first two floors. The […]

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Rejected: Four North Market Development Proposals That Didn’t Make The Final Cut

Walker Evans Walker Evans Rejected: Four North Market Development Proposals That Didn’t Make The Final Cut

Representatives from The City of Columbus announced this morning that they had selected three finalists from a group of seven development proposals that would transform the surface parking lot at the North Market into a new mixed-use structure in Downtown Columbus. That means that four development proposals did not make the final cut in the […]

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Three Development Ideas Considered for North Market Parking Lot

Brent Warren Brent Warren Three Development Ideas Considered for North Market Parking Lot

The City of Columbus has narrowed the list of finalists to develop the North Market parking lot to three. Nationwide Realty Investors, Pizzuti, and the Wood Companies/Schiff Capital Group are the developers that made the cut. “We look forward to continuing our evaluation with these three teams,” said Development Director Steve Schoeny. “When we reviewed […]

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City to Solicit Proposals for Developing North Market Parking Lot

Brent Warren Brent Warren City to Solicit Proposals for Developing North Market Parking Lot

The City of Columbus will be releasing a Request for Proposals next month, seeking ideas for developing the North Market parking lot. Although the city does not plan on specifying exactly what should be built on the one-acre lot (or how tall it should be), the level of interest from both local and national developers […]

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