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by iamjacobm
Fri Feb 23, 2018 11:40 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Apartments on Pacific between 48th & Saddle Creek
Replies: 27
Views: 2673

Re: Apartments on Pacific between 48th & Saddle Creek

$2.628 Million in TIF for the 158 unit project costing over $22 million.

Site plans and info at the link.

https://cityclerk.cityofomaha.org/images/agenda/ID_18_02_27/189.pdf
by iamjacobm
Fri Feb 23, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Capitol District
Replies: 2579
Views: 260120

Re: Official: Capitol District

Liquor lisence requests for Annie's, Beer Can Alley and The Exchange in the city council agenda. Hopefully they can get open for the NCAA regionals.

EDIT: I would imagine they would want a run at a weekend St Patrick's Day too...
by iamjacobm
Fri Feb 23, 2018 8:43 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: St. Agnes, South Omaha project
Replies: 7
Views: 773

Re: St. Agnes, South Omaha project

http://www.omaha.com/money/archdiocese-sells-south-omaha-s-st-agnes-church-campus-developer/article_9ed3b8bc-90ac-555f-9289-4da86977ff44.html The 130-year-old St. Agnes Catholic Church and related buildings appear headed for the same fate as a few other Omaha parishes in the past few years: The cam...
by iamjacobm
Thu Feb 22, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Flywheel
Replies: 5
Views: 1490

Re: Flywheel

http://www.omaha.com/money/flywheel-to-move-into-old-patrick-s-market-building/article_42f59ced-9b4d-5655-89da-59efad619d02.html Omaha-based technology company Flywheel will expand to the building formerly home to Patrick’s Market near 14th and Howard Streets. Flywheel, which helps its customers bu...
by iamjacobm
Thu Feb 22, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Dining/Culture/Entertainment
Topic: Maha 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 117

Maha 2018

Maha going to a 2 day festival!

Also really cool news that Big Omaha is moving their annual event to the same week as Maha and the two events are working off of each other.
by iamjacobm
Tue Feb 20, 2018 2:54 pm
Forum: Lincoln
Topic: 2018 Nebraska Legislature
Replies: 6
Views: 412

Re: 2018 Nebraska Legislature

Bipartisan bill to change state legislators pay. Currently Senators get $12,000 a year, new salary would be 50% of Nebraska's Median Income.
by iamjacobm
Tue Feb 20, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Omaha Eppley Airfield
Replies: 1090
Views: 115425

Re: Omaha Eppley Airfield

NovakOmaha wrote:They used to be like clockwork, every 20th of the month. Give them till next week. I sense they are starting to think me a pest.


The 20th it is.

https://www.flyoma.com/images/pdfs/January_2018_Traffic_Statistics.pdf

11.7% increase over January 2017. Growth continues.
by iamjacobm
Sun Feb 18, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: 2018 Omaha Storm Chasers/KC Royals
Replies: 26
Views: 903

Re: 2018 Omaha Storm Chasers/KC Royals

Another reporter said the Padres offered more front end money while the Royals had it back end heavy. Basically means he is most likely opting out at 33 and going for one more big deal in 5 years then, as long as his production is still there. Gotta play the game, can't blame KC or Hos really. KC w...
by iamjacobm
Sun Feb 18, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: UNO Maverick Athletics
Replies: 580
Views: 68332

Re: UNO Maverick Athletics

Granted it was Northwestern, but UNO Baseball opens the season with a series win over a Big Ten team.
by iamjacobm
Sun Feb 18, 2018 4:05 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: 2018 Omaha Storm Chasers/KC Royals
Replies: 26
Views: 903

Re: 2018 Omaha Storm Chasers/KC Royals

Coyote wrote:Hosmer signs an 8 year $144M contract with San Diego.


One reporter said the Padres won b/c they were willing to allow Hosmer to opt out after year 5 and KC wasn't willing to do that.
by iamjacobm
Fri Feb 16, 2018 10:57 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Civic Square (former Civic Auditorium)
Replies: 706
Views: 66994

Re: Civic Square (former Civic Auditorium)

A few hundred employees downtown is great no matter how the divvy up their workforce in town. It is kind of boring, but this development might be the place for a few chains to finally break into DT. The location near Creighton and close the the FNB towers and potentially a good chunk of FirstData em...
by iamjacobm
Thu Feb 15, 2018 2:01 pm
Forum: Council Bluffs Development
Topic: River's Edge Development (Playland Park)
Replies: 609
Views: 92404

Re: River's Edge Development (Playland Park)

This is really moving nicely with the steel up to 3 floors on the office building, looks like the facades are going up on the rowhouses and the wood is on site for the apartment building to start popping up.
by iamjacobm
Tue Feb 13, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Downtown office vacancy rate
Replies: 79
Views: 10307

Re: Downtown office vacancy rate

CBD lost ~30K SF in Q4, up to a 12.3% vacancy rate. The report shows that Q4 wasn't the best market wide for Omaha office wise.

Report states DT has over 40K sf u/c, they are the Alvine Building and the office building at the Capitol District.
by iamjacobm
Tue Feb 13, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion
Replies: 1939
Views: 160674

Re: Official: Omaha Streetcar Discussion

Another article without much new info, but this comment seems relevant to the discussion. http://www.omaha.com/news/metro/advocate-likens-omaha-streetcar-push-to-centurylink-center-at-the/article_e58ea042-2b51-5c98-bc3b-5603519faf6e.html Lund said the advocacy group is waiting on the final cost &quo...
by iamjacobm
Mon Feb 12, 2018 10:41 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: 2017-2018 UNO Basketball
Replies: 12
Views: 325

Re: 2017-2018 UNO Basketball

Got a record home crowd of 4106 this weekend.
by iamjacobm
Mon Feb 12, 2018 10:36 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: MLB in Omaha
Replies: 12
Views: 398

Re: MLB in Omaha

Monday through Wednesday the MLB draft, Thursday night MLB game, Friday CWS opening night ceremonies, Saturday first CWS game. Possible for 2019. 3 weeks of baseball nirvana in Omaha. A few hundred MLB representatives filling up hotels, live broadcasts from CLCO with first round draft picks on MLB ...
by iamjacobm
Mon Feb 12, 2018 9:22 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: MLB in Omaha
Replies: 12
Views: 398

Re: MLB in Omaha

Two regional series that week. Reds and Royals; Cubs and Brewers
by iamjacobm
Mon Feb 12, 2018 9:21 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: MLB in Omaha
Replies: 12
Views: 398

Re: MLB in Omaha

Coyote wrote:MLB looking at a game in Omaha a few days before the CWS.


Don't go pulling my leg Coyote.
by iamjacobm
Sun Feb 11, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 278
Views: 7046

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

I think Creighton ends up a 7-10 seed now, that game cost them a likely 5 or 6 seed. Tough tough break.
by iamjacobm
Sun Feb 11, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Dundee Flats
Replies: 144
Views: 18153

Re: Dundee Flats

Looks like this is starting to go vertical soon.
by iamjacobm
Sun Feb 11, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Blackstone Corner (36th and Farnam)
Replies: 29
Views: 2611

Re: Blackstone Corner (36th and Farnam)

Foundation starting to go up. Need some warm weather here and they can pour a little more.
by iamjacobm
Sun Feb 11, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Blackstone Business Improvement District
Replies: 422
Views: 70371

Re: Blackstone Business Improvement District

I wonder what the district would be like if the Admiral was still there. Why did they bulldoze that? Anyone know a bit more about the demo details? All I can really find is that it came down in the mid 90s. As a general comment on the neighborhood the new apartment project off of Harney by the Dund...
by iamjacobm
Thu Feb 08, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Moxy Hotel to replace OM Diner
Replies: 75
Views: 8567

Re: Moxy Hotel to replace OM Diner

8 floods on a thin lot like that would have been cool to see. Too bad they couldn’t make that work, not like they wanted 20 stories to be way out of scale.
by iamjacobm
Wed Feb 07, 2018 11:47 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Omaha Eppley Airfield
Replies: 1090
Views: 115425

Re: Omaha Eppley Airfield

Mr.Nuke wrote:Expect a non-daily (Monday and Friday) Omaha to Austin Texas announcement on Frontier at some point this week.


Sounds like a schedule designed to fail, but nice to see a toe dip into Austin.
by iamjacobm
Tue Feb 06, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18
Replies: 196
Views: 5576

Re: Nebraska Basketball 2017-18

I've got Minny as a 3.5 favorite.
by iamjacobm
Tue Feb 06, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: Council Bluffs Development
Topic: River's Edge Development (Playland Park)
Replies: 609
Views: 92404

Re: River's Edge Development (Playland Park)

The stairwells or elevator shaft for the office building are up to give a sense of the scale. Obviously only 4 floors, but looks like its going to be a really nice view from across the river.
by iamjacobm
Tue Feb 06, 2018 9:32 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Moxy Hotel to replace OM Diner
Replies: 75
Views: 8567

Re: Moxy Hotel to replace OM Diner

With TIF request already to go before the Planning Board this Wednesday, Hopefully more details to come soon... With the Landmark addition, the soon to be former Chamber building renovations, the possibility of something on the parking lot on the NW corner of 10th & Harney, the extension of Har...
by iamjacobm
Mon Feb 05, 2018 12:15 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: 610 Building
Replies: 3
Views: 692

Re: 610 Building

Looks like it could use more than $200K.

In general I would like to see 14th in this area given a diet if possible. 4 lanes wide here is really unnecessary.
by iamjacobm
Sun Feb 04, 2018 10:24 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Moxy Hotel to replace OM Diner
Replies: 75
Views: 8567

Re: New building to replace OM Diner?

http://www.omaha.com/money/room-marriott-moxy-hotel-proposed-to-replace-diner-in-old/article_4ed7ef47-f450-57cb-99ac-fd3ad6313524.html A new six-story Marriott Moxy hotel is planned to replace the longtime Diner at the corner of 12th and Harney Streets in the Old Market. The family-owned Hawkeye Ho...
by iamjacobm
Sat Feb 03, 2018 2:28 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: $1 Billion in Development?
Replies: 26
Views: 3068

Re: $1 Billion in Development?

Just going to use this as the general comment spot. Potentially Kiewit, First Data, Metlife and Toast to open offices DT over the next couple years. That would be a heck of a coup for the city.
by iamjacobm
Sat Feb 03, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Business
Topic: Metlife Office
Replies: 3
Views: 219

Re: Metlife Office

OmahaJaysCU wrote:Rumor is they're leasing the Gavilon building..


That would be great. Over 50K SF available in the building according to Loopnet.
by iamjacobm
Sat Feb 03, 2018 7:32 am
Forum: Business
Topic: Metlife Office
Replies: 3
Views: 219

Metlife Office

http://www.omaha.com/money/nebraska-will-get-a-new-metlife-office-thanks-to-an/article_62e02ac2-a25b-57ba-8539-14554b1f716d.html Metropolitan Tower Life Insurance Co. will move its regulatory home to Nebraska as part of a merger with a sister company, a move that likely will bring a new office to t...
by iamjacobm
Fri Feb 02, 2018 12:47 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Hupmobile & Holiday Inn Express (24 & Farnam)
Replies: 41
Views: 4393

Re: Hupmobile & Holiday Inn Express (24 & Farnam)

Steel up on the hotel and the facade of the Hupmobile building looks a lot better!
by iamjacobm
Fri Feb 02, 2018 12:36 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: New Kiewit HQ
Replies: 51
Views: 3818

Re: New Kiewit HQ

Of interest. The property to the west of the Session room sold in January, as far as I can tell not to Kiewit. "North Downtown Condos LLC" is the owner now.
by iamjacobm
Fri Feb 02, 2018 12:21 pm
Forum: News and Events
Topic: Omaha... beef supplier to Olympians
Replies: 4
Views: 852

Re: Omaha... beef supplier to Olympians

http://www.omaha.com/money/south-omaha-beef-plant-getting-bigger-smarter-with-million-cold/article_fd5ca217-52a9-564e-acf7-bff0e18c2daa.html A South Omaha beef processor’s new addition is expanding the skyline of the historic Stockyards district. Greater Omaha Packing’s new cold storage building do...
by iamjacobm
Fri Feb 02, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: Suburban Omaha Development
Topic: West Dodge Pointe (NW 168th & Dodge)
Replies: 113
Views: 21010

Re: West Dodge Pointe (NW 168th & Dodge)

Next office building being marketed:

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by iamjacobm
Fri Feb 02, 2018 9:30 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Official: Capitol District
Replies: 2579
Views: 260120

Re: Official: Capitol District

I noticed a few updated renderings (I think, unless they were posted earlier) of the buildings. Here is the 2 story retail by the parking garage. http://i.imgur.com/ZnOImj9.jpg And here is the 3-story mixed use building. http://i.imgur.com/LYCh4SC.jpg Sharper look at the building to front Capitol: ...
by iamjacobm
Fri Feb 02, 2018 12:00 am
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Moxy Hotel to replace OM Diner
Replies: 75
Views: 8567

Re: New building to replace OM Diner?

Looks like a nice addition to the neighborhood.
by iamjacobm
Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018
Replies: 278
Views: 7046

Re: Creighton Basketball 2017-2018

Multiple times tonight thay have said and the screen has shown that Creighton has never beaten a #1 team. Got me thinking. With the history before the Big East I have to,guess the opertunities to play a number 1team has not been many for the jays. Did a quick google search and didn’t find the answe...
by iamjacobm
Thu Feb 01, 2018 4:05 pm
Forum: Urban Omaha Development
Topic: Avanti Townhomes 10th and Pierce
Replies: 28
Views: 4077

Re: Avanti Townhomes 10th and Pierce

Voting to rescind TIF.

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