An Update and Look Inside the Downtown Embassy Suites

It was October 2017 when Alpesh Patel announced plans for his Kana Hotel Group to transform the office building at 505 South Gay Street to an Embassy Suites Hotel. At the time, the estimated completion date was spring of this year and work began in early 2018. Progress has been steady and continues, but the […]

Lengthy Litigation Results in New Ownership and Possibilities for Prominent Downtown Building

Like me, you may have wondered what was happening in a building positioned on perhaps the most prominent corner in the city: Union and Gay. The Conley Building has seemed underutilized for years even as properties all around it have blossomed. The first floor at 505 South Gay, once occupied by a bank, has been […]