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Lofty opening

  “We think Aloft is positioned to be ideal for residential, leisure and business,” Thompson says. “It’s directly across from Level (apartments) and in walking distance of hundreds of other residences in Deep Deuce. We’re also right across the Walnut Street bridge from Bricktown and only two blocks west of Broadway.” Aloft will be the first hotel in the Deep Deuce

OCURA approves office space proposals atop Downtown garage

To add additional Downtown parking options, the Central Oklahoma Transportation and Parking Authority hired TAP Architecture last year to design a $20 million, 750-space garage on OCURA land just south of city hall, including a parking lot that is part of the adjoining Hightower Building. The plans initially called for ground-floor retail, with eight parking

Commercial conquests

New residential projects include the 1212 apartments in Midtown that quickly sold out last summer, and planned work on Judy Hatfield’s Carnegie Centre. Developer Ron Bradshaw broke ground on the $15 million, 139-unit Maywood Apartments at N.E. Fourth and Oklahoma. The Hill, located at Russell M. Perry and N.E. Second in Deep Deuce, was approved

Alternatives for proposed boulevard meet opposition

With hundreds in attendance, a public meeting Dec. 3 at the Coca-Cola Bricktown Events Center featured officials from the Oklahoma Department of Transportation, city public works and representatives from Stantec. The city hired Stantec in September to carry out an evaluation of possible solutions to the complicated traffic issues the Boulevard will face near Western,

Rise to shine

“Our intention is to start demolition work soon,” says Russell, president of Land Run Commercial Real Estate. “We will be under construction within 30 to 45 days, as the previous owner is moving out.” Earlier this year, Russell purchased two buildings behind the hotel/motel building: an empty nightclub at 2415 N. Walker and a former

Land Run to develop The Rise on N.W. 23rd

“We’re supposed to close on the Hotel/Motel Liquidators building in the next 30 to 45 days,” he said. “Soon thereafter, we’ll start demolition on the property.” Russell already owns the bulk of the block bordered by N.W. 23rd and 24th streets, and Walker and Dewey avenues. He plans to eventually develop the block – including

Preliminary designs for downtown parking garage unveiled

The Central Oklahoma Transportation and Parking Authority hired TAP Architecture this summer to design the $20 million, 750-space garage. The firm is working with Chicago-based Desman Associates. COTPA will own the garage, but it is slated for land south of city hall that is controlled by OCURA, and the parking lot of the neighboring Hightower

Wheel estate

Anthony McDermid Photo by Shannon Cornman OWNER: Anthony McDermid, principal, TAP ArchitectureCAR: 1960 Cadillac CoupeCOLOR: Persian sand Don’t even think of calling McDermid’s Cadillac “pink.”“It is not pink,” he warns in his British baritone voice.And indeed it’s not pink, but rather Persian sand, a proprietary color for that model, with its 20-foot long body and

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