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Proposal to convert Bunge elevator to apartments heads to Minneapolis Planning commission for vote 3840 2160 UrbanWorks Architecture

Proposal to convert Bunge elevator to apartments heads to Minneapolis Planning commission for vote

via Star Tribune “An affordable housing developer’s proposal to rezone the Bunge grain elevator into apartments was approved Thursday by the Minneapolis Heritage Preservation Commission. The plan by Project for Pride in Living and Riverton Community Housing requires cutting the 115-foot elevators down to 25 feet, allowing for the construction of two different complexes, Maya…

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Aeon to Develop New Affordable Housing in Twin Cities 2428 1618 UrbanWorks Architecture

Aeon to Develop New Affordable Housing in Twin Cities

via Multi-Housing News “The nonprofit plans to build Greenway Terrace Apartments, a 54-unit community in Ramsey, Minn. The grand opening is expected in late 2018. Located on the block bordered by Center Street, 146th Avenue, Traprock Street and Ramsey Parkway, the three-story community will be two blocks from the Ramsey station of the Northstar commuter…

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Beacon Outreach Helps Homeless Youth 629 390 UrbanWorks Architecture

Beacon Outreach Helps Homeless Youth

via Edina Magazine “Beacon is a collaborative organization of Twin Cities congregations working together on issues of housing, shelter and advocacy. Founded in 1999, Beacon has been actively building or preserving affordable housing for homeless families, youth and adults. Beacon has created almost 500 homes for about 800 people across the metro area. Its most…

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Schafer Richardson to break ground on apartments overlooking the Mississippi River in St. Paul 3840 2160 UrbanWorks Architecture

Schafer Richardson to break ground on apartments overlooking the Mississippi River in St. Paul

via Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal “Schafer Richardson Inc. will begin construction in the next couple weeks on a six-story apartment building that will have a rooftop deck looking out toward the Mississippi River near downtown St. Paul. The Minneapolis developer and its financial partner, Switzerland-based UBS, have acquired a 1.3-acre parking lot at 200 Exchange…

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East Town project to begin in March near Vikings stadium 2998 1269 UrbanWorks Architecture

East Town project to begin in March near Vikings stadium

via Finance & Commerce “The $37 million East Town Apartments project planned in downtown Minneapolis appears to be back on track. The Hennepin County Board on Tuesday addressed a financing glitch by approving a one-year extension of loan documents tied to the issuance of up to $20 million in tax-exempt multifamily housing revenue bonds for…

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First new apartments since 1970s set in Richfield neighborhood 3840 2160 UrbanWorks Architecture

First new apartments since 1970s set in Richfield neighborhood

via Star Tribune “St. Louis Park-based Inland Development Partners in tandem with Kraus-Anderson Construction landed backing from the Richfield City Council for the Chamberlain Apartments this fall after meeting with neighbors of the project near 18th Avenue S. between 66th and 68th streets.  The project will contain a mix of market-rate and affordable units and…

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Local Architects Recognized by the Association of Licensed Architects 2017 Design Awards 3840 1920 UrbanWorks Architecture

Local Architects Recognized by the Association of Licensed Architects 2017 Design Awards

Via Midwest Home Magazine “Several Minnesota architecture firms won recognition for their design work at the Association of Licensed Architects ALA 2017 Design Awards.” 4Marq was awarded a Merit Award in the Association of Licensed Architects’ 2017 Design Awards. Read More.

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Prospect Park apartments add high-end coffee and cocktails 7360 4912 UrbanWorks Architecture

Prospect Park apartments add high-end coffee and cocktails

via Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal “Hodges Bend and Topeca Coffee, two upscale concepts out of Tulsa, Oklahoma, will move into a new apartment project in the growing Prospect Park neighborhood along University Avenue. Mpls.St. Paul Magazine talks with Chip Gaberino, the owner of both businesses, about what he’s got planned. Topeca Coffee, a third-wave coffee…

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Coming Soon: Hodges Bend 150 150 UrbanWorks Architecture

Coming Soon: Hodges Bend

via Mpls.St.Paul Magazine “Tulsa, Oklahoma’s favorite high-end coffee and cocktail spot heads for Prospect Park. The Great St. Paul gold-rush of 2017 looks to be continuing into 2018 folks, because I just got off the phone with Chip Gaberino, the owner of several signature Tulsa, Oklahoma companies, and he’s opening a new spot in St. Paul, in early…

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Tiny St. Paul apartments for $1,100 – $1,300 per month? Too late. They’re leased! 810 539 UrbanWorks Architecture

Tiny St. Paul apartments for $1,100 – $1,300 per month? Too late. They’re leased!

via Pioneer Press “In late July, the building known simply as ‘Ray‘ debuted 78 units of market-rate housing, with most apartments ranging in size from 372 to 505 square feet, at monthly pre-lease rents of $890 to $1,100 before utilities. By late August, 60 of those units were occupied, and all but the three model…

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