Designing A Loft in Downtown Cincinnati

Rybolt Building Exterior Detail Oct 2017

Build-out has started on Pearl Co’s current loft condo project in downtown Cincinnati designed by Gossman Group.  EightOneThree is Cincinnati’s newest condo development in the Central Business District, with easy-access to the best of what life in the urban community has to offer. Since the Great Recession, downtown Cincinnati’s Central Business District has seen very few […]

Freeport Row Wins Final Approval

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The Cincinnati City Council gave final approval on Wednesday, May 10th, to Freeport Row, a major mixed-use project in Over-the-Rhine that is being developed by Source3 Development.  Craig Gossman, also a partner with Source3 Development, served as the Design Director for the partnership and worked directly with New Republic Architecture and M&A Architects to develop […]

High-end condos coming to downtown Cincinnati

An Indianapolis development company is working to convert a downtown Cincinnati office building into residential condominiums. Pearl Cos. has purchased the office building at 813 Broadway St. and will start converting it into condos in February.  Gossman Group is the architect of the project, helping to transform the more-than-19,000-square-foot building into 16 residential condos. The […]

Balancing Density, Vibrancy, Historic Context & the Future of the Urban Core in Cincinnati’s OTR District

Freeport Row will anchor the corner of Elm and Liberty Streets in OTR

On September 29, 2016, I had the pleasure to speak at the Cincinnati Residential Development Forum on how Source 3 Development is creating vibrant places that have their genesis in the spirit of a community through a holistic approach that melds development, design, and construction together.  Showcasing our $25 million mixed-use urban project in Over-the-Rhine, […]

Abilene Reinvents Its Downtown

Abilene Festival District Hotel, Texas

The City of Abilene, TX has issued a Request for Proposals for a downtown conference center hotel and  new mixed-use development on City owned property adjacent to the City’s existing convention center.  The City is following the suggestion of its recently completed Economic Development Strategic Plan targeting downtown as a new center of business activity with […]

Montgomery Selects Preferred Urban Design for New In-Fill Village Project

Aerial view of Phase 1 of Montgomery Gateway

I’m pleased to be asked by Gateway Partners LLC, a group that includes Great Traditions Land & Development Co., Brandicorp, Greiwe Development Group, North American Properties and Sibcy Cline to work on the team that has been selected by the City of Montgomery to develop more than 12 acres of prime land along Montgomery Road and Ronald […]

Place-Making on the Agenda at Tiffin, Ohio Downtown Summit

Thursday Night Live Event at Cheapside Fifth Third Pavilion, Lexington, KY

In May, I joined Tedd Hardesty, ASLA, a Founding Partner of  EDGE to talk about the power of place-making at a Downtown Summit in Tiffin, Ohio hosted by The Seneca Industrial and Economic Development Corporation (SIEDC) at  historic Heidelberg University.  In addition to place-making, the event also featured Terry Foegler, President of Terry Foegler & Associates LLC. […]

Hamilton County Planning

New Urbanism

These are the  7 Characteristics and Concerns when we were approaching the Hamilton County Planning for New Urbanism and Mixed  Use Development. New Urbanism from Wikipedia New Urbanism is an urban design movement which promotes walkable neighborhoods containing a range of housing and job types. It arose in the United States in the early 1980s, and has gradually influenced many aspects of real […]

Reflections

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While vacationing in London in the summer of 2014, I began shooting images of the City’s iconic, red, double decker buses. While shooting these images, I became fascinated not only with the faces of the people inside of the buses but of the reflections of the city in the windows of the buses. It wasn’t […]