The Gallerie - 27th & Gillham Apartments and Condos

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Re: The Gallerie - 27th & Gillham Apartments and Condos

Postby smh » Tue Feb 27, 2018 6:00 pm

Critical_Mass wrote:They seem to be nicer than the 27th & Campbell ones but maybe not as high-end as the ones they build near 63rd & Oak (which are $500k or more)

2 BRs are 1474 sf (plus 2 car garage)
3 BRs are 1621 and 1633 sf (plus 2 car garage)
So around $250 per finished sq foot


I have also reached out the developer but haven't heard anything back, so this information is appreciated.

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Re: The Gallerie - 27th & Gillham Apartments and Condos

Postby Critical_Mass » Tue Feb 27, 2018 6:03 pm

smh wrote:
TheBigChuckbowski wrote:Not that much better.


I hear you, but as a downtown worker I feel like I can still pretty easily live a carless life at 27th/McGee. Currently a little more difficult at 27th/Campbell though that is definitely changing fast. Imagine if the city made 27th attractive through that corridor instead of a traffic sewer. Could be real nice.


I'm with you there. We looked at the Campbell ones. We are a 1 car family and are trying to keep it that way. Would have been more challenging from that location.

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Re: The Gallerie - 27th & Gillham Apartments and Condos

Postby FangKC » Tue Feb 27, 2018 6:25 pm

smh wrote:
TheBigChuckbowski wrote:Not that much better.


I hear you, but as a downtown worker I feel like I can still pretty easily live a carless life at 27th/McGee. Currently a little more difficult at 27th/Campbell though that is definitely changing fast. Imagine if the city made 27th attractive through that corridor instead of a traffic sewer. Could be real nice.


I was taking photos of the townhouses at 27th and Campbell and noticed that they are exposed to a lot of traffic noise. The ones on McGee Trafficway up against the cemetery would probably be quieter, and if they were 3-stories high, would have nice bucolic cemetery views from the back of the houses.

The convenience store across the street with the ratty chain link fence probably doesn't help sell those townhouses.

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Re: The Gallerie - 27th & Gillham Apartments and Condos

Postby FangKC » Wed Apr 11, 2018 8:32 pm

Looking west at 27th and Gillham.

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Looking at the SE corner of 27th and McGee.

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I also noticed that landscaping has been done on the north side of 27th Street at McGee Trafficway.

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Re: The Gallerie - 27th & Gillham Apartments and Condos

Postby missingkc » Wed Apr 11, 2018 8:41 pm

Can't wait to see this. Thanks.
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Re: The Gallerie - 27th & Gillham Apartments and Condos

Postby moderne » Sun May 20, 2018 3:09 pm

This is starting to look interesting viewed from mid block McGee. The masses of apartment blocks rise in three misaligned tiers. There are glimpses of open interior courtyards. Sort of a Euro vibe. There will be 5 types of cladding and 2 colors of window and frame.

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Re: The Gallerie - 27th & Gillham Apartments and Condos

Postby Eon Blue » Mon May 21, 2018 1:22 pm

Was there supposed to be bike lanes on 27th connecting Grand and McGee?

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Re: The Gallerie - 27th & Gillham Apartments and Condos

Postby smh » Mon May 21, 2018 1:38 pm

Eon Blue wrote:Was there supposed to be bike lanes on 27th connecting Grand and McGee?


I believe the final product is a bike lane part way that continues up the hill on the sidewalk or something like that. My understanding is that you can thank the prior BikeKC person and PW generally for that. They are convinced that 27th will need to be widened at some point and are loathe to let me see what it could be otherwise.

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Re: The Gallerie - 27th & Gillham Apartments and Condos

Postby Eon Blue » Mon May 21, 2018 7:33 pm

Hmmm.

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Re: The Gallerie - 27th & Gillham Apartments and Condos

Postby scooterj » Tue May 22, 2018 9:57 am

27th Street is now completely missing adjacent to this project. That was a surprise on my way to work this morning.

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Re: The Gallerie - 27th & Gillham Apartments and Condos

Postby kcjak » Tue May 22, 2018 9:59 am

scooterj wrote:27th Street is now completely missing adjacent to this project. That was a surprise on my way to work this morning.


Supposed to be blocked for around 12 weeks :(

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Re: The Gallerie - 27th & Gillham Apartments and Condos

Postby KCtoBrooklyn » Tue May 22, 2018 6:57 pm

The plans for 9 townhomes in phase 2 of this development have been uploaded to the Development Tracker.

http://maps.kcmo.org/kcgis/rest/services/external/DataLayers/FeatureServer/35/67335/attachments/30415

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Re: The Gallerie - 27th & Gillham Apartments and Condos

Postby moderne » Mon Jun 04, 2018 10:29 pm

27th Street just west of Gillham has been completely removed down to bare dirt. Excavation has begun for the apartment building SW of 27th & McGee.


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