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2014-02-05 08:29:55

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona, February 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zoned Properties[SM], Inc. closes on site for 8th largest medical marijuana dispensary in the state of Arizona Zoned Properties[SM], Inc. (OTC: ZDPY) http://www.zonedproperties.com, a lessor of land, facilities, and equipment to the medical marijuana market in Arizona announces that it has closed on all of the real estate associated with the approved site for a medical marijuana dispensary located in Gilbert, Arizona...

2012-01-18 22:52:20

Success Thwarted by State-Local Disconnect Maryland planners, developers and land-use advocates consider the state's smart growth tools too weak, frustrating their desire for development within existing urban areas, finds a new University of Maryland study based on interviews with a representative group of stakeholders. "Just about everyone feels squeezed between a rock and a hard place - wanting development where state laws intend to promote growth, but often seeing it thwarted by both...

2011-06-09 14:05:00

WASHINGTON, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A DC Zoning Commission Order published last week has created the Union Station North (USN) Zone District, encompassing local real estate developer Akridge's proposed mixed-use development, Burnham Place at Union Station. Akridge owns 14 acres of air rights above the railroad tracks immediately north of Union Station, and plans to develop up to three million square feet of office, retail, residential, and hotel space there. Named Burnham Place after...

2011-04-04 10:00:00

SAN DIEGO, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CityMark Development, a premier source of urban revitalization through innovative building and homebuyer support services, has commenced home construction at Beacons, a neighborhood of 10 detached residences located in Leucadia adjacent to the coast just west of Highway 101. The homes - unique in plan and design - will expand access to coastal living in a neighborhood designed to maintain the spirit of Leucadia. "It's not often that you get the...

2010-11-15 11:57:00

MARBLE FALLS, Texas, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- SouthStar Development Partners, the developers of Flatrock Springs, a planned mixed-use development in the Texas Hill Country, will attend the International Council of Shopping Center's (ICSC) Texas Conference and Deal Making from November 17-19 in Grapevine. Sessions and other activities held throughout the conference will explore new trends and ideas for retail real estate, as well as help connect retailers with developers. ICSC is the...

2008-07-29 12:00:49

By Brian Maffly, The Salt Lake Tribune Jul. 29--Mark Vlasic and his family weren't thinking about walkability when they moved into Salt Lake City's east Liberty Park neighborhood several years ago. But its pedestrian-friendly, tree-lined streets and proximity to work, parks and local businesses have enhanced the family's life. "We've been recreating by biking around the neighborhood. We've discovered a new way of enjoying the city that is becoming part of our family entertainment," said...

2008-07-15 03:00:21

Calls for new livable, "walkable" communities and work force housing Elise Swanson, (310) 241-0699 Bisno Development Company LLC announced today that it has launched five blogs to provide the public with easy access to information on how Bisno projects support the rapidly growing "Smart Growth" movement. A sixth blog will provide information on the Company's proposed Ponte Vista project in San Pedro, CA, which will provide the area with much needed work force housing while devoting...

2008-07-06 18:00:23

By Allyson Bond, High Point Enterprise, N.C. Jul. 6--ARCHDALE -- Though liquor-by-the-drink sales in Archdale passed by a considerable margin in May, some businesses in the city have been slow to apply for the permit allowing such sales. When the measure passed almost two months ago, businesses could have sought temporary permits to sell liquor-by-the-drink less than two weeks following the vote. However, only one restaurant so far has applied for an alcohol permit. The new...


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