Post Tagged with: "BB&T building"

Asheville’s Hotel Arras affiliates with Kimpton Hotels, a top boutique brand

Asheville’s Hotel Arras affiliates with Kimpton Hotels, a top boutique brand

The bottom line is that the power that the Kimpton brand brings will elevate The Arras, especially as the competition for the hotel dollar continues to increase in Asheville.

by April 17, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
The AC Hotel, under construction at the corner of College and Broadway in downtown Asheville, is one of a wave of new hotels under construction in downtown./ photo by Jason Sandford

Asheville Downtown Commission: Changes to development rules would unduly politicize process

Members of the Asheville Downtown Commission said last week that standards for development should be clearly expressed.

by February 13, 2017 5 comments Asheville News, feature
Remodeling of Asheville’s tallest office building kicks into high gear

Remodeling of Asheville’s tallest office building kicks into high gear

The general contractor leading construction to turn Asheville’s tallest office building into a building containing condos, a boutique hotel, two independent restaurants and retail space is reaching out to local subcontractors, tradesmen and vendors as the work picks up. Officials with Cleveland Construction Co., the general contractor on the multi-million dollar project, held an open house at The Orange Peel[Read More…]

by November 30, 2016 3 comments Asheville News, feature
Wanted: Subcontractors, tradesman for downtown Asheville condo/hotel project

Wanted: Subcontractors, tradesman for downtown Asheville condo/hotel project

If you’re in the construction business in Asheville, you’re gonna want to attend an open house meeting from 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesday.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: When beavers attack

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: When beavers attack

Also, there’s a Rod Murphy documentary screening Thursday about Asheville ultra runner Will Harlan, and much more.

by July 11, 2016 1 comment Asheville News, feature
Downtown Asheville hotel project approved; city’s tallest building to be remodeled

Downtown Asheville hotel project approved; city’s tallest building to be remodeled

The 18-story former BB&T bank and office building will become home to a new boutique hotel, condos, restaurant space and more.

by January 12, 2016 17 comments Asheville News
PHOTOS New AC Hotel planned for downtown Asheville

PHOTOS New AC Hotel planned for downtown Asheville

Here are more renderings for the new AC Hotel proposed for downtown Asheville.

by July 14, 2014 39 comments Asheville News
Asheville’s downtown hotel building boom: site work for 1 underway, 4 more planned, others possible

Asheville’s downtown hotel building boom: site work for 1 underway, 4 more planned, others possible

The race is on. This tourist town is about to explode with downtown hotel construction.

Millions of dollars set to pour into remaking key Asheville shopping centers

Millions of dollars set to pour into remaking key Asheville shopping centers

As the economy rebounds, shoppers around Asheville are set to have several new options.

by January 23, 2014 6 comments Asheville News
SOLD! Asheville’s BB&T building to McKibbon Hotel Group for $7.5 million

SOLD! Asheville’s BB&T building to McKibbon Hotel Group for $7.5 million

Hotelier John McKibbon placed a big bet on the future of downtown Asheville yesterday with his purchase of the BB&T building.