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Re: Three Light

Postby shinatoo » Fri Jun 15, 2018 3:21 pm

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Re: Three Light

Postby cityscape » Fri Jun 22, 2018 1:29 pm

Sounds like the city council approved the incentives for 3 light. Was this the last hurdle?

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Re: Three Light

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Re: Three Light

Postby tower » Fri Jun 22, 2018 8:55 pm

I'm surprised that Justus voted against the incentives.

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Re: Three Light

Postby anonkcmo » Sat Jun 23, 2018 12:04 am

Two light is "expected to be fully occupied by fall" but Three Light "won't begin construction until 2019?"

So they made a huge change to the time line?
I thought the original plan was to begin Three construction when Two reached a certain % leased?
Now they are postponing Three construction several months after Two is full and still without a hard start date.

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Re: Three Light

Postby moderne » Sat Jun 23, 2018 10:05 am

With the political winds and the affordable housing problem this may be the last incentivized market rate development.

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Re: Three Light

Postby empires228 » Sat Jun 23, 2018 2:20 pm

mean wrote:A store downtown would be a lot more convenient than driving all the way to Mission, Independence, or Chouteau for at least dozens of thousands of people from eastern WyCo through the greater east side / northeast and near-in NKC, not to mention more convenient for a whole bunch of transit-dependent folks in the urban east side than going all the way out to Blue Ridge. I don't know if that's enough population or the right demographics to compel them to build a store, but I have a feeling they wouldn't have much trouble making money if they did.


Yes, bur it's not like eastern WyCo has the demographics to prop up anything, hence the desolation in the Indian Springs area. Before Legends, State and 78th was the shopping destination for WyCo because that's where the demographics start to stabilize. Kmart, Price Chopper. Lowe's, Marshalls, Vintage Stock, and PetSmart are still there till this very day. They're also not terribly far from the stores in Mission and the one at Legends.

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Re: Three Light

Postby alejandro46 » Sat Jun 23, 2018 2:22 pm

anonkcmo wrote:Two light is "expected to be fully occupied by fall" but Three Light "won't begin construction until 2019?"

So they made a huge change to the time line?
I thought the original plan was to begin Three construction when Two reached a certain % leased?
Now they are postponing Three construction several months after Two is full and still without a hard start date.


The city's negotiated ask that Cordish redevelop the Midland building as affordable housing at the same time resulted in delays in financing.

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Re: Three Light

Postby DaveKCMO » Sat Jun 23, 2018 2:56 pm

What Would Kander Do?

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Re: Three Light

Postby bspecht » Sat Jun 23, 2018 3:11 pm

DaveKCMO wrote:What Would Kander Do?

Given how tightly Cordish is tied to the current administration, can't see him giving much favor...

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Re: Three Light

Postby anonkcmo » Sat Jun 23, 2018 4:50 pm

alejandro46 wrote:The city's negotiated ask that Cordish redevelop the Midland building as affordable housing at the same time resulted in delays in financing.


Thanks.

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Re: Three Light

Postby DaveKCMO » Sat Jun 23, 2018 9:55 pm

bspecht wrote:
DaveKCMO wrote:What Would Kander Do?

Given how tightly Cordish is tied to the current administration, can't see him giving much favor...


That didn't stop Sly.


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