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The Asheville hotel building boom: where things stand, summer 2017

The Asheville hotel building boom: where things stand, summer 2017

There are more than a dozen new Asheville hotels either under construction or in the planning phase.

by August 8, 2017 3 comments Asheville News
With minimalist design and Millennials in mind, AC Hotel nears Asheville opening

With minimalist design and Millennials in mind, AC Hotel nears Asheville opening

The hotel aims to attract younger visitors with a special attention to spiffy lighting, sleek design and sharp, quick service. Rooms are smaller, and there are technology touches.

by August 8, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Tunnel Road hotel gets Asheville City Council OK under new rules

Tunnel Road hotel gets Asheville City Council OK under new rules

The hotel proposal was the first to come before Asheville City Council under new rules governing hotel construction in the city.

by July 25, 2017 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville City Council puts brakes on hotel development with new rules

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville City Council puts brakes on hotel development with new rules

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by February 15, 2017 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
10 Asheville artists to be featured in new AC Hotel

10 Asheville artists to be featured in new AC Hotel

Hoss Haley, Virginia Scotchie, Constance Williams, Carl Pittman, Cassie Ryalls Butcher and more will be featured.

by December 8, 2016 0 comments Asheville arts, Asheville News
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
Aloft Asheville picked as top pet-friendly hotel

Aloft Asheville picked as top pet-friendly hotel

Two years ago, the hotel launched a foster dog adoption program with Charlie’s Angels Animal Rescue to foster dogs in need of a forever home.

by October 25, 2016 0 comments Asheville business
Asheville City Councilwoman Julie Mayfield, center, talks to the Buncombe County TDA about proposed new hotel regulations during the TDA's monthly meeting Wednesday. /Photo by Jason Sandford

Asheville hoteliers bristle as City Council moves to tighten grip on development

Local hotel owners and executives aren’t happy with the direction City Council is headed.

by September 30, 2016 16 comments Asheville News, feature
The Arras report: Features of Asheville building remake flow with wine and eats

The Arras report: Features of Asheville building remake flow with wine and eats

Check out details on the construction, branding and restaurants of The Arras, the new name of Asheville’s tallest building.

by September 22, 2016 8 comments Asheville News
McKibbon announces $1 million loan to MHO for mired Eagle-Market project

McKibbon announces $1 million loan to MHO for mired Eagle-Market project

McKibbon’s cash affords Mountain Housing Opportunities a major boost as it seeks to finish a project it started in 2012.

by September 22, 2016 1 comment feature
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
Peter and Martha Pollay.

Peter and Martha Pollay team up w/ McKibbon on three new downtown Asheville restaurants

The partnership greatly expands the Pollays’ influence on Asheville’s creative downtown restaurant scene.

by August 22, 2016 0 comments Asheville News, feature
Controversial downtown Asheville land parcel will be center of new ‘visioning’ process

Controversial downtown Asheville land parcel will be center of new ‘visioning’ process

It’s a piece of property near the St. Lawrence Basilica and U.S. Cellular Center that city officials have struggled with for more than a decade.

by January 20, 2016 14 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
Remake of Asheville’s BB&T office building into condos, boutique hotel gets early OK

Remake of Asheville’s BB&T office building into condos, boutique hotel gets early OK

The remodeling will also add two new restaurant spaces to downtown Asheville.

by November 3, 2015 31 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.

Contentious piece of downtown Asheville real estate headed back up for sale

Contentious piece of downtown Asheville real estate headed back up for sale

The city-owned lot has created headaches for Asheville city officials the past 15 years. And yes, hoteliers still want to build on it.

by February 16, 2015 22 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 Downtown Commission approves design of new downtown AC Hotel by McKibbon

Asheville Downtown Commission approves design of new downtown AC Hotel by McKibbon

The new hotel at the corner of College and Broadway will be a 9-story hotel and parking deck structure. The plan is for a 120-room hotel with a new 120,000-square-foot parking deck.

by July 12, 2014 66 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.

by November 6, 2013 22 comments Asheville business, Asheville News

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