City House Town Homes Within Months of Completion

It’s been three-and-one-half years since I first wrote about Hatcher-Hill’s plans to build row homes on Vine Avenue at one of the highest points downtown. Since then a lot has changed while very little has changed. In July of 2015, the homes were set to begin construction right away. For various reasons, the start was […]

Construction Photos and Updates: Regas Square, Mews II, Vine Avenue Rowhouses

Between the bone-chilling cold we had a few weeks ago and the seemingly constant rain we’ve had since, you may not have noticed that construction is continuing on several projects we’ve discussed on this website. I took a walk around downtown and spoke to a few of the developers working on the projects in order […]

Merchants of Beer Slated to Open This Fall in Old Diner

We’d all be doing pretty well if we had as many lives as the diner located at the corner of Summit Hill and Central. The property and the structure are owned by Hatcher-Hill and have been offered for sale. While Hatcher-Hill will retain ownership of the property, a new business co-owned by Henry Sadek and […]

A Surprise Set of Condos on the Market and an Update on the Mews

Condos continue to be hot property in downtown. Most of the residences coming onto the market are apartments, like Marble Alley, and even those seem to be snapped up as soon as they become available. But if you want to buy, it’s pretty tough. That was eased a bit by a decision just a few […]

Vine Avenue Rowhouses Downtown to Break Ground in October

It’s a point of continual discussion among downtown residents and would-be residents: There are not enough homes on the market in the downtown area. Given any particular budget – high or low – and, certainly, any set of parameters for desired amenities, buyers are often left with one, two or no options. I’ve known buyers […]