Research Center - Salt Lake City

  • Plans Unveiled for $42M Waters Edge Resort on Bear Lake

    By Alex Girda, Associate Editor The developers of the Waters Edge Resort have unveiled their plans for their $42 million project adjacent to Bear Lake. The project will include a hotel, as well as retail and business space, but also a residential component in the form of condominium units. Waters Edge Resort will capitalize on [...]

    01 August 2012 22:05
  • Sugar House Awaits $400M Revival on Streetcar Route

    By Alex Girda, Associate Editor The Sugar House district is among the sections of Salt Lake City that has been affected most severely by the economic downturn. But thanks to the recent resurgence of investment in development, Sugar House could be on the verge of getting a new lease on life. A report from the [...]

    30 May 2012 22:54
  • KBS Expands Salt Lake City Foothold With Gateway Tech Center

    By Alex Girda, Associate Editor KBS Realty Advisors has added to its Utah portfolio with the acquisition of Gateway Tech Center, a 198,565-square-foot Class A office building located near the 40-acre Gateway District in Downtown Salt Lake City. Located at 155 North 400 West Street, the five-story Gateway Tech Center was built in 1909 as [...]

    28 May 2012 20:10
  • Gordmans Unveils New Stores in Farmington and South Jordan

    By Alex Girda, Associate Editor Gordmans unveiled a pair of new locations on March 15 as part of a major expansion in the Intermountain West region. The Omaha, Neb.-based discount retailer opened 50,000-square-foot stores at the Station Park retail center in Farmington and at The District in South Jordan, eight days before an official grand [...]

    02 March 2012 07:34
  • Tavaci Road at Center of Yet Another Cottonwood Heights Dispute

    By Alex Girda, Associate Editor Cottonwood Heights is facing another issue just a few weeks after developer Terry Diehl filed a petition to disconnect his Tavaci development from the city and make it part of Salt Lake County. The main reasons for his desired shift were the ability for a higher housing density and to [...]

    01 December 2011 14:58
  • Strategic Capital Group, Miller Development Break Ground on Fireclay Village TOD

    By Gabriel Circiog, Associate Editor One of the largest developments ever to be built in Murray City has broken ground. The 26-acre, $80 million transit-oriented development is a joint venture between Strategic Capital Group and Miller Development Co. Located at 4400 South and 100 West, the mixed-use Fireclay Village will include 400 apartments, 268 income-restricted [...]

    31 October 2011 15:56
  • Salt Lake County Offers Financial Support for High-Density Development Along TRAX Line

    By Gabriel Circiog, Associate Editor Salt Lake County has shown its financial support for a proposed high-density development along the new TRAX line running through West Jordan. The 40-acre project, located at 9000 S. Bangerter Highway, will include 1,400 residential units and commercial buildings. The Salt Lake Tribune reports the County Council agreed to approve [...]

    24 October 2011 05:13
  • City Creek Center M-U on Track Despite Economic Downfall

    By Gabriel Circiog, Associate Editor Despite the economic downfall, City Creek Center is taking shape in downtown Salt Lake City. Deseret News reports all residential construction is now complete and the first 20 stores have been announced. Dale Bills, spokesman for City Creek Reserve Inc., the real estate development division of the LDS Church, announced [...]

    03 October 2011 04:26
  • Fashion Place Expands, as Wasatch Front Retail Real Estate Market Blooms

    By Gabriel Circiog, Associate Editor At a time when the economy is somewhat troubling for most real estate markets, the retail real estate market along the Wasatch Front is doing well. Deseret News reports that there are four major retail centers expanding or under development. Fashion Place mall in Murray is currently undergoing a 100,000-square-foot [...]

    21 August 2011 05:40