Post Tagged with: "BB&T"

Asheville officials prepare to put civic center naming rights up for bid

Asheville officials prepare to put civic center naming rights up for bid

What aspect of a new naming rights deal with Asheville city officials value more: the bottom line dollar amount, or establishing a partnership with a corporate entity that shares city values?

by September 5, 2018 2 comments Asheville News
Update coming on remodeling of former BB&T building in Asheville

Update coming on remodeling of former BB&T building in Asheville

Asheville’s tallest building, the former BB&T office building, is being remade into luxury condos and a boutique hotel.

by September 20, 2016 3 comments Asheville News, feature
BB&T moves out Asheville’s tallest building and into (much shorter) City Centre

BB&T moves out Asheville’s tallest building and into (much shorter) City Centre

Preparations continue to remake the now former BB&T building one that’s home to condos, a boutique hotel and restaurant and retail space.

by December 23, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Noble Kava moves from downtown to West Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Noble Kava moves from downtown to West Asheville

Word on the street is that a new wine bar is coming to Haywood Road, and more.

by December 3, 2015 9 comments Asheville News
New name coming for proposed downtown Asheville hotel in BB&T building

New name coming for proposed downtown Asheville hotel in BB&T building

The name “Vandre Nouveau Hotel” is out. A new name will be announced in coming weeks.

by November 16, 2015 18 comments Asheville News
Remodel of BB&T building into boutique hotel in downtown Asheville eyed

Remodel of BB&T building into boutique hotel in downtown Asheville eyed

Newly elected Asheville City Councilwoman Julie Mayfield on Wednesday announced she had returned a campaign donation from the developer.

by November 11, 2015 8 comments Asheville News
Here’s what Asheville’s BB&T building will look like as a new luxury hotel

Here’s what Asheville’s BB&T building will look like as a new luxury hotel

Over the next two years, Asheville’s iconic office building will be transformed into the Vandre Nouveau luxury hotel.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Popular Mechanics says Asheville’s great for start-ups, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Popular Mechanics says Asheville’s great for start-ups, more

Asheville’s Avadim Technologies announces big revenue increase, Clemson architecture students re-imagine the BB&T, more.

by January 13, 2015 3 comments Asheville News
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Movie filming hot spots in downtown Asheville Tuesday and Wednesday: BB&T, courthouse, diner, former bank

Getting around downtown Asheville will be tricky Tuesday and Wednesday as a big Hollywood movie films in the streets.

by July 28, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
Renovation to Asheville’s BB&T properties set to begin

Renovation to Asheville’s BB&T properties set to begin

The first phase of the overall redevelopment process will include a new parking garage, a hotel and retail, according to a press release.

PHOTOS: Views of the BB&T building

PHOTOS: Views of the BB&T building

A few of my photos from the past few years of the iconic BB&T building, which is set to get a major makeover.

by August 13, 2013 4 comments Asheville News
The BB&T building in downtown Asheville/ photo by Jason Sandford

BB&T and McKibbon team up for remake of iconic Asheville office building

McKibbon, which just opened the Aloft Hotel and plans to build another across from the U.S. Cellular Center, plans to remake the 17-story BB&T into a boutique hotel.