Downtown Reno and Midtown Breaking News
Tags: big purchases
Check out renderings and details of the proposed 'Center + Pine' at 200 South Center Street, the former Center Lodge. Waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay cool.16 May 2016
Large development would include two non gaming hotels, nearly 3 million square feet of new residential, retail, and office.23 Apr 2016
A company out of Irvine California called 'Medifarm' just closed escrow on the Scotland Yard Spy Shop building at 1085 South Virginia for $1.2 million. The Scotland Yard spy shop dude then bought the building across the street, 1092 South Virginia Street for half that price. Hopefully he is moving his spy shop over there. That's a cool shop.
Medifarm is associated medical marijuana dispensaries in California and looks to be opening up shop in Nevada in both Las Vegas and Reno.
I had heard a rumor before that a medical marijuana dispensary was looking to open in that building, looks like it's not a rumor anymore!
Midtown will be getting a medical dispensary soon.13 Oct 2015
A company called Urbanito LLC, of whom Pamela Haberman is listed as an officer of Haberae fame, just snatched up 400/490 Mill Street, the run-down commercial buildings with a lot of potential and a suite of old homes, from Ryder Homes.17 Jun 2015
The "Jack Bacon" building, located at 516 South Virginia, the terminus of California Avenue at Virginia Street, has been purchased by the former owners of Little House On Center Street, Alex and Esmeralda Long, and will become a restaurant with a focus on seafood, hopefully by August 1st.21 May 2015
Permit sniffer and good friend Mike McGonagle told me that S3 Renovation Investors, i.e. Blake Smith who recently built the Starbucks on Virginia Street downtown, and is constructing the Cov and an unnamed project on Sinclair and Stewart, has snatched up the lot on 2nd and Lake, where the half-built Waterfront Sales Office sits.
It would be sweet if he built some kind of mixed use live-work units in this spot.8 May 2015