Monthly Archives: July 2010

Cole Noble Neighborhood’s Future…

Cole Noble has new leadership and is going to be doing exciting things in years to come Continue reading

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Mixed Use driven by Mass Media Influences

Mixed use and urban redevelopments rise has been driven by mass media making urban core dwelling cool again Continue reading

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SKL Leadership series names 35th class

In case you missed it, it was announced last week that our own CEO, Tadd Miller, will be included in the 35th class of SKL Leadership series.  You can find the article in the IndyStar here.  The series each year … Continue reading

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Wal Mart v. Mixed Use. Debate continues…

There is a great summary of a presentation by Peter Katz over at  In it he provides the amount of property tax revenue received to a community by a Wal-Mart, a regional mall, and a mixed use building.  On … Continue reading

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Is driving really more convenient??

I sold my car, and now I am not sure that it makes sense to even buy a new one after being forced to ride my bike to work Continue reading

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Build it once. Operate it forever.

Parking costs are always discussed as the biggest impediment to mixed use and urban infill projects; and that is correct, especially when analyzing up front capital costs.  However, developers often focus too much on the initial costs risks, glossing over … Continue reading

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“Third Thursdays” turns to Milhaus

Check out the IndyStar’s article yesterday highlighting downtown living with quotes from Milhaus; here is a link.  Every “third thursday” of the month, Indianapolis Downtown Inc. offers a chance to tour different downtown properties to get a glimpse of what … Continue reading

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