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The Related Group is proposing a 25-story residential tower, a river-facing restaurant and a ship store at the site for the former River City Brewery on the Downtown Southbank. | Jacksonville Daily Record
May 6, 2024

Related Group high-rise resurfaces on Southbank

The plan calls for a 25-story tower with no fewer than 390 luxury units, a river-facing restaurant, a ship store…

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More than 100 firefighters battle a fire Jan. 29, 2024, at the $65 million Rise Doro apartments. | Dan Scanlan, Jacksonville Today
April 30, 2024

Rise plans to start rebuilding Doro apartments this summer

The CEO of Rise: A Real Estate Company said the goal is to start construction about Aug. 1 with an…

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Jacksonville zoning laws limit the construction of duplexes and fourplexes. | Jacksonville Daily Record
April 2, 2024

Jacksonville panel seeks more multifamily housing

A City Council committee took a preliminary step Monday toward identifying areas that are suitable for higher-density housing.…

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A marketing brochure for The Pondry says it “combines workspace, residential living, and commerce in a one-of-a-kind mixed-use ecosystem.” | Jacksonville Daily Record
March 5, 2024

Residences possible at former Allstate campus

A marketing brochure say the property, renamed The Pondry, “combines workspace, residential living and commerce in a one-of-a-kind mixed-use ecosystem.”…

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Much of the wood-framed apartment structure is removed at the fire-destroyed Rise Doro apartments. The concrete parking structure remains intact. | Monty Zickuhr, Jacksonville Daily Record
March 1, 2024

Developer hopes to salvage core of burned Doro building

Rise: A Real Estate Company expects to hire a forensic engineer to determine whether the concrete garage and podium can…

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A Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department drone shows the Rise Doro fire at its height. after the roof had burned out and floors collapsed inside. | Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department
February 22, 2024

‘Pull the crews out.’ Dramatic video captures Rise Doro fire

The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department released a video showing the fire growing out of control at the Rise Doro…

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A crane from ELEV8 tears pieces of wall off the Rise Doro facade on Friday, Feb. 2, 2024. Kitchens with stoves and cabinets are visible inside. | Dan Scanlan, WJCT News 89.9
February 2, 2024

Rise Doro’s walls start tumbling down

Demolition of the burned-out apartment building Downtown is expected to take eight to 10 weeks. The developer, Rise: A Real…

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The historic Hillman-Pratt and Walton Funeral Home will be converted into an Airbnb and a restaurant. | Monty Zickuhr, Jacksonville Daily Record
November 20, 2023

Permit approved to convert Pratt Funeral Home to Airbnb

Avant Construction Group will convert the historic structure into an Airbnb and a restaurant.…

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The former Beach Road Chicken Dinners building at 4132 Atlantic Blvd. is demolished Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2023 | Karen Brune Mathis, Jacksonville Daily Record.
October 25, 2023

Beach Road Chicken Dinners building demolished

The iconic restaurant was open for more than eight decades. It was demolished in only a few hours to make…

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This is the kitchen in a two-bedroom suite at WaterWalk. | Jacksonville Daily Record
October 17, 2023

WaterWalk opens unique lodging concept in Jacksonville

The property in South Jacksonville combines units for short-term stays and others to live in. The property is WaterWalk’s first…

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The proposed RD River City Brewery project is shown looking northwest along the St. Johns River.
October 6, 2023

RD River City Brewery project scheduled for final review

Miami-based Related Group plans 410 residential units on the Southbank, on the site of the former River City Brewing Co.…

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March 7, 2023

THE JAXSON | 15 major apartment projects underway in or near Downtown

Here are 15 significant apartment or townhouse projects currently under construction in or near Downtown Jacksonville.…