Roberts & Stevens
The Preservation Society of Asheville and Buncombe County has opposed the project, stating that 13 old homes on the property should be saved.
The new firm, Allen, Stahl & Kilbourne, is set to be up and running full bore in October.
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.
The project is in the early stages of planning, but developers recently held a neighborhood meeting to introduce the project.
Also, the Continental Lounge restaurant opens on Friday, and more.
Also, Jacqueline D. Grant has been named president-elect of the North Carolina Bar Association, and more.
The new hotel is part of a downtown hotel construction boom.