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May
21
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.

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May
8
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.

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Feb
5
2015

Siegel Group buys Nevadan, plans 'transient housing' for both the Nevadan and Virginian, according to News 4. Is this a good or bad thing? Read on.

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Oct
10
2014

According to News 2, The Kings Inn could be receiving a facelift early next year if the sale goes through Nov 15.

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May
31
2014

The Bundox site located on Second and Lake has been purchased. This property has an interesting history to it.

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Mar
21
2014

Check out these awesome renderings of what the Truckee River Lane Building may look like when Siegel Group is done renovating it.

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Feb
19
2014

Check out this must-read column on RGJ's Reno Rebirth blog from good friend Abbi Holcomb Whitaker about Siegel Group's Stephen Siegel. As you may know from my own posts, Siegel Group recently acquired the Virginian Hotel Casino, and the Truckee River Lane Building, and has owned the Senator Hotel on 2nd and West Streets for a while now.

The company has an opportunitiy to seriously transform downtown when/if they invest in these properties. It's known they have serious renovation plans for the Truckee River Lane Building and Virginian, so I'm excited to see what this company produces!

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Dec
6
2013

Siegel Group, who also owns the Senator Hotel building on West/2nd Street and the Truckee River Lane Building downtown, bought the long-closed Virginian Hotel downtown for $2.38 million.

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