Fox Park Update

Discuss renovations and new residential construction in South City -- defined by the area south of Interstate 44/55.
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Re: Fox Park Update

Unread post by roger wyoming II » Tue Jan 19, 2016 8:38 am

KMOV covered the project... nice to see!

http://www.kmov.com/story/30993856/vaca ... me-tenants
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Unread post by americancitizen » Tue Jan 19, 2016 6:28 pm

^ Awesome!

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Unread post by Mark Groth » Wed Jan 11, 2017 7:54 am

http://www.stltoday.com/business/local/new-shared-space-for-young-manufacturers-planned-in-fox-park/article_918af49b-d652-5450-9f32-c5a6704c0c3b.html

They’re calling their venture Brick City Makes, and they want to fix up the 87,000-square-foot factory as industrial office suites for a new generation of nimble manufacturers: One-machine shops that don’t need huge warehouse footprints but may need room to grow can sign up for space in the building while they find their footing in the marketplace.


Rehabbing a building as an industrial incubator is a new venture for DeSales, a nonprofit community development corporation that has mostly stuck to housing rehabs and rental management as a way to improve the Fox Park and Tower Grove East neighborhoods where it operates.

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Unread post by STLrainbow » Wed Jan 11, 2017 10:20 am

^ sounds promising! I really like small-scale stuff like this and The Fashion Incubator. (I guess you could include T-Rex in that as well,)

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Unread post by gregl » Sat Jan 21, 2017 8:23 pm

RFT - Fox Park Will Be the St. Louis Area's Hottest Neighborhood in 2017, Redfin Says

http://www.riverfronttimes.com/newsblog ... edfin-says


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Unread post by STLrainbow » Sun Jan 22, 2017 10:35 am

^ good stuff! and it's far from the only South City neighborhood that's hot.

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Unread post by dmelsh » Mon Jan 23, 2017 3:20 pm

STLrainbow wrote:
Sun Jan 22, 2017 10:35 am
^ good stuff! and it's far from the only South City neighborhood that's hot.
We are seeing some nice growth in areas of Benton Park in just the last 6 months. My SO has friends at Gracia Properties that believe Benton Park is going to be hot as well. Good to see South City growing.

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Unread post by STLrainbow » Mon Jan 23, 2017 3:50 pm

^ I might be reading this redfin thing wrong, but I assume some of the established staples like Benton Park, Tower Grove South & Shaw are "hotter" than Fox Park in terms of the housing market but that Fox Park is an "up-and-comer" poised to see the greatest gains in growth. Anyway, as you say it's great to see at least a good chunk of South City seeing some nice action.

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Unread post by ImprovSTL » Tue Jan 24, 2017 8:16 am

I just bought a house in McKinley Heights for a good price that I am fixing up. I was trying desperately to get into Benton Park to do a rehab but couldn't compete with the developers. Several properties I checked out in Fox Park would also get scooped up very quickly when they hit the market.

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Re: Fox Park Update

Unread post by ImprovSTL » Fri Feb 10, 2017 2:45 pm

A developer is selling 45 units. All vacant.

http://www.zillow.com/homes/for_sale/Fo ... ect/14_zm/


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