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An architectural rending showing how the Create 72 Broadway building would fit among existing buildings on Broadway Street in Asheville.

New downtown Asheville hotel and condo development passes P&Z

The Asheville Planning & Zoning Commission approved a slightly revised plan that calls for a 138-room hotel, 37 condos and about 1,100 square feet of commercial space.

by August 8, 2019 1 comment Asheville News
An architectural rending showing how the Create 72 Broadway building would fit among existing buildings on Broadway Street in Asheville.

Downtown Asheville mixed-use project that includes 150-room hotel heads to P&Z review

The Create 72 Broadway project was approved by the Asheville Downtown Commission at its July meeting.

by August 2, 2019 2 comments Asheville News
A hotel under construction on Meadow Road in Asheville./ photo by Jason Sandford

Asheville hotel moratorium? City Council wants to talk about it

An Asheville City Council committee will meet on Aug. 29 to discuss whether to move forward with a moratorium on new hotel construction.

by July 25, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Reversal of fortune: Asheville Flatiron Building will be hotel after all

Reversal of fortune: Asheville Flatiron Building will be hotel after all

Asheville City Councilwoman Julie Mayfield, who last month said she opposed the Flatiron hotel proposal, said Tuesday night that her concerns had been addressed and she now favored it.

by June 26, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
The historic Flatiron Building in Asheville was built in 1927./ photo by Jason Sandford

Flatiron Building hotel proposal set for return to Asheville City Council

A planned mayoral vote by telephone and revelations regarding the criminal past of one of the Flatiron Building’s owners offer new wrinkles to tonight’s planned discussion.

by June 25, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Flatiron Building will not be a hotel, Asheville City Council indicates

Flatiron Building will not be a hotel, Asheville City Council indicates

City Council did not vote on the matter, but four council members indicated their opposition to the hotel plans, including Councilwoman Julie Mayfield, considered by many to be a swing vote on the issue.

by May 15, 2019 3 comments Asheville News
The new Family Lodge hotel building approved for Biltmore Avenue is shown here at center between the Wild Wing Cafe restaurant at left and a new luxury condominium building, which is currently under construction, at right.

A divided Asheville City Council approves 56-room hotel in downtown

During the public comment portion of Tuesday night’s meeting, no member of the public spoke against the project.

by March 26, 2019 6 comments Asheville News
The historic Flatiron Building in Asheville was built in 1927./ photo by Jason Sandford

Proposal to turn Asheville Flatiron Building into hotel set for next review

The Asheville Technical Review Committee hearing is the project’s next step in the bureaucratic quest for approval.

by December 18, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Asheville City Council denies proposed Biltmore Village hotel

Asheville City Council denies proposed Biltmore Village hotel

Over the past couple of months, Asheville City Council members have indicated increasing displeasure with proposed hotel development.

by December 11, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
2 more Asheville hotel projects headed to City Council after P&Z approval

2 more Asheville hotel projects headed to City Council after P&Z approval

The commission unanimously approved one hotel project near Biltmore Village. The other project, along Biltmore Avenue, passed with a 5-2 vote.

by November 8, 2018 5 comments Asheville News
Hotel proposal withdrawn as Asheville City Council signals growing opposition

Hotel proposal withdrawn as Asheville City Council signals growing opposition

“We are above and beyond our need for hotels in this city,” Councilman Brian Haynes said Tuesday night.

by October 23, 2018 14 comments Asheville News
New Biltmore Avenue hotel gets Asheville Planning & Zoning OK

New Biltmore Avenue hotel gets Asheville Planning & Zoning OK

In other action, an issue with a parking space at The Patton apartments threatens to derail that project.

by October 9, 2018 4 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: HGTV producer to speak at AdClub WNC gathering

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: HGTV producer to speak at AdClub WNC gathering

Also, there’s new construction action on Carolina Lane at the site of a building collapse five years ago, and more.

by October 8, 2018 0 comments Asheville News

Video: Progress report on The Arras in downtown Asheville

The Arras is on track to open next year.

The historic Flatiron Building in Asheville was built in 1927./ photo by Jason Sandford

Developer: Hotel use is best way to preserve historic Flatiron Building in Asheville

The Flatiron Building has served as an office building in downtown Asheville since its opening in 1927.

by October 4, 2018 5 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Futurist to help Asheville chart economic development path

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Futurist to help Asheville chart economic development path

Also, balladeer Malcolm Holcombe has a new album out, and much more.

by September 25, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
North Carolina appeals court hears arguments in Asheville hotel lawsuit

North Carolina appeals court hears arguments in Asheville hotel lawsuit

A decision from the N.C. Court of Appeals could come later this year.

by September 24, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
The historic Flatiron Building in Asheville was built in 1927./ photo by Jason Sandford

Developer wants to buy historic Flatiron Building in Asheville, make it into hotel

The plans are in the earliest stages, but moving ahead.

by September 17, 2018 16 comments Asheville News
New mixed-used 95 Broadway Hotel & Condos, proposed for downtown Asheville

New mixed-used 95 Broadway Hotel & Condos, proposed for downtown Asheville

The proposal calls for 20 hotel rooms and 11 condominium units.

by August 7, 2018 2 comments Asheville News
Two Asheville hotel projects proposed for Biltmore Avenue

Two Asheville hotel projects proposed for Biltmore Avenue

One is designed as an extended stay hotel; the other has 56 rooms spread across three historic structures and one new building.

by August 7, 2018 5 comments Asheville News
Mainstay Suites

Three more new hotels in the works for Asheville

Meantime, the new Foundry Hotel project is the next big downtown hotel racing to get open by the fall tourism season.

by July 17, 2018 7 comments Asheville News
New 10-story condo structure, the Parisian Residences, proposed for downtown Asheville

New 10-story condo structure, the Parisian Residences, proposed for downtown Asheville

The new “condotel” is proposed for the corner of Buncombe and Aston streets just off Coxe Avenue.

by June 23, 2018 13 comments Asheville News
The Cambria Downtown Asheville Hotel's fourth-floor terrace off the Hemingway's Cuba restaurant.

Cuban flair and a family affair at the new Cambria Hotel in downtown Asheville,

Asheville has been experiencing a hotel construction boom the last several years, with the Cambria as the newest entrant on the downtown scene.

by June 13, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Asheville hotelier: We’re moving on Embassy Suites plan despite city appeal of court decision

Asheville hotelier: We’re moving on Embassy Suites plan despite city appeal of court decision

Shaunak Patel says he’s so confident in his case that he may risk starting construction prior to resolving the state appeal.

by January 21, 2018 19 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville City Council meets in closed session to discuss hotel lawsuit

Also, Asheville Grit editor Ali McGhee announces that she’s accepted a new job that she’ll start in January, and more.

by December 21, 2017 2 comments Asheville News
Asheville City Council approves first boutique hotel in River Arts District

Asheville City Council approves first boutique hotel in River Arts District

Vice Mayor Gwen Wisler and Councilman Gordon Smith voted against the hotel proposal at 95 Roberts St.

by October 24, 2017 6 comments Asheville News
Boutique hotel in Asheville River Arts District gets P&Z approval

Boutique hotel in Asheville River Arts District gets P&Z approval

The project moves on to Asheville City Council for approval.

by October 9, 2017 1 comment Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Activist Bree Newsome in Asheville Sept. 30

Also, Brewgrass is Saturday, the Asheville Outdoor Show Sunday, and more.

by September 13, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
First Asheville River Arts District boutique hotel up for review Sept. 18

First Asheville River Arts District boutique hotel up for review Sept. 18

The plan is to develop a 70-room hotel in the building, as well as a restaurant and retail space, in the massive building at 95 Roberts St.

by September 11, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
145 Biltmore Ave.

New condo building for short-term rentals planned in downtown Asheville

It’s not a hotel, and it’s not exactly just condos.

by September 8, 2017 11 comments Asheville News
Cambria Hotel in downtown Asheville makes final push to opening day

Cambria Hotel in downtown Asheville makes final push to opening day

A centerpiece of the new Cambria Hotel is a new restaurant, Hemingway’s Cuba.

by September 6, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Tunnel Road extended-stay hotel approved by Asheville City Council

Tunnel Road extended-stay hotel approved by Asheville City Council

The hotel will have a small dog park and green roof, with rooms renting for about $80 a night.

by August 22, 2017 0 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
Word on the street: First Asheville River Arts District boutique hotel being planned

Word on the street: First Asheville River Arts District boutique hotel being planned

The River Arts District is already poised to see millions of dollars of infrastructure investment.

by July 26, 2017 2 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Controversial south Asheville apartment complex stalled

Also, Elements juice bar recently closed its second location, and more.

by June 22, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville entrepreneur seeks funding for virtual reality room

Also, there’s a Friday concert at Diana Wortham Theatre featuring the student winners of the theater’s emerging artist scholarships, and more.

by May 2, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville P&Z votes down new rules aimed at curbing hotel construction boom

Asheville P&Z votes down new rules aimed at curbing hotel construction boom

The new regulations are a fear-based reaction to growth, one commission member said.

by February 7, 2017 3 comments Asheville News, feature
APPROVED: ‘Disney-esque’ Parisian Hotel passes muster at Asheville P&Z

APPROVED: ‘Disney-esque’ Parisian Hotel passes muster at Asheville P&Z

After reviewing The Parisian hotel’s design, one commissioner asked, “What’s next, a pyramid?” Still, the project was approved on a 6-1 vote.

by February 2, 2017 10 comments Asheville News, feature
Buncombe TDA officials: Tourism strong in 2016, outlook good for ’17

Buncombe TDA officials: Tourism strong in 2016, outlook good for ’17

Local tourism officials are keeping an eye on key measurements of success as a hotel building boom rolls on.

by January 31, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
New hotel proposed near Biltmore Village in Asheville goes back to drawing board

New hotel proposed near Biltmore Village in Asheville goes back to drawing board

The Home2Suites by Hilton hotel is a 5-story, 117-room hotel proposed for a location on Thompson Street.

by January 27, 2017 5 comments Asheville News, feature
DENIED: Hotel proposal voted down by Asheville City Council; developer to appeal

DENIED: Hotel proposal voted down by Asheville City Council; developer to appeal

Developers may appeal the decision to Superior Court.

by January 26, 2017 3 comments Asheville News
Parisian hotel proposal for downtown Asheville set for next review

Parisian hotel proposal for downtown Asheville set for next review

The Asheville Planning & Zoning Commission review comes after the Asheville Downtown Commission rejected the hotel proposal.

by January 26, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
‘Cheesy’ hotel proposal gets thumbs down from Asheville Downtown Commission

‘Cheesy’ hotel proposal gets thumbs down from Asheville Downtown Commission

The Asheville Downtown Commission rejected a downtown hotel design last week, with one member calling the design “cheesy” and another expressing reservations about the intentions of developers. On a 5-4 vote, the city advisory board dismissed plans for The Parisian hotel proposed by MRK Property Development and presented to the commission by Asheville architect Peter Alberice. The vote may not significantly alter[Read More…]

by January 16, 2017 9 comments Asheville News, feature
Updated: Asheville City Council delays Embassy Suites hotel vote

Updated: Asheville City Council delays Embassy Suites hotel vote

Two city advisory boards have split on their approval of the downtown hotel project.

by January 10, 2017 0 comments Asheville News, feature
Asheville CVB on the hunt for new office space after split with Chamber of Commerce

Asheville CVB on the hunt for new office space after split with Chamber of Commerce

The popular visitors center will remain at the Montford Avenue location.

by December 8, 2016 1 comment Asheville News
New Embassy Suites hotel passes Asheville P&Z Commission review

New Embassy Suites hotel passes Asheville P&Z Commission review

The Embassy Suites project moves on to Asheville City Council for final review.

by December 8, 2016 1 comment Asheville News, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Big Crafty crushes it in downtown, eyes 2-day event next year

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Big Crafty crushes it in downtown, eyes 2-day event next year

Also, eight employees of Everyday Health inAsheville were laid off on Monday as Ziff Davis acquired the company, and more.

by December 7, 2016 4 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Rain, Retrocade, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Rain, Retrocade, more

Also, a new food truck called Crazy Burger is coming to West Asheville, and more.

by November 28, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
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.

The Parisian, new 50-room boutique hotel, planned for downtown Asheville

The Parisian, new 50-room boutique hotel, planned for downtown Asheville

Here’s a look at drawings depicting a new 50-room boutique hotel that’s proposed for Patton Avenue in the former Bank of America building across from Pritchard Park. The project plans for The Parisian are those of MRK Property Property Development. The development company, with offices in Asheville, Miami and Charlotte, bought the 1970’s-era office building a few years ago for[Read More…]

by November 24, 2016 19 comments Asheville News, feature