Amazon’s Prime Play in Metro Louisville

Business First – March 4, 2021 The giant’s shadow is only getting bigger. In recent weeks, we’ve reported on how retail giant Inc. is expanding its operations in Louisville. Locally, that growth includes a new last-mile delivery station facility near Watterson Expressway, which we first reported on in January. The company is building a 142,000-square-foot office … Continued


What’s Behind the Dual-Brand Hotel Trend?

Robert Car • National Real Estate Investor A new trend in the hospitality sector, dual-branding, is drawing strong industry interest, with developers and operators trying to double up offerings at a single property. ••• There had been a number of dual-brand properties announced or launched in recent months. White Lodging is building and will manage a … Continued

Woods at Lexington Road nearly complete

By Braden Lammers • Louisville Business First • November 21, 2014 Residents have begun moving into a Poe Companies LLC infill apartment complex on Lexington Road. The 72-unit apartment complex started leasing units this summer, and 23 of the units have been leased, said Nicki Sibley, director of sales and marketing for Poe Companies. Tenants were able to … Continued

RiverPark Place Getting Restaurant

RiverPark Place getting restaurant, hundreds of additional dwellings The Courier-Journal • Sheldon Shafer • October 22, 2013             Read full story here: RiverPark Place getting restaurant, hundreds of additional dwellings | The Courier-Journal |

Great news for both sides of the river!

Work Starts on Jeffersonville Ramp to Big Four Bridge By: Ben Zion Hershberg • The Courier Journal Linda Williams said she’s excited to see fencing spring up along Chestnut and Mulberry streets and construction equipment and materials accumulating behind the fences as work starts on Jeffersonville‘s ramp to the Big Four Bridge. “We’re happy to … Continued

Marina will open soon

Work under way on apartments by river by Sheldon S. Shafer • The Courier Journal • March 11, 2012 After years of delays, work is nearing completion on RiverPark Place Marina, a 149-slip facility that will be a centerpiece of the RiverPark Place development just upriver from Waterfront Park along the Ohio River. Boats should … Continued

Officials Mark Resumption of Work on RiverPark Place

By: Sheldon Shafer • The Courier Journal • December 5, 2011 Twenty-two years after plans were first announced and more than three years after the most recent round of work was shelved, officials marked the resumption of construction Monday on the massive RiverPark Place project just upriver from Waterfront Park. Rain sent a planned ground-breaking … Continued

RiverPark Place Begins Construction on Waterfront Development

By: Devin Katayama • WFPL news • December 5, 2011 Developers are breaking ground on Louisville’s RiverPark Place project after years of delay. Project leaders say the development of the mixed-use community will roll out in phases over the next decade and will depend on market demand. On Monday, Mayor Greg Fischer joined developer Steve Poe (pictured) who … Continued

Waterfront project now underway

By: Bill Francis • WDRB News • December 5, 2011 It has been a long time coming, but construction is finally underway on a private development along Louisville’s waterfront. RiverPark Place is finally being built. For decades city leaders have talked about re-developing the area along the Ohio River at Towhead Island just east of … Continued

Mayor: RiverPark Place Future Looks Bright

Construction Begins On Long-Delayed Project By: Lexi Scheen • WLKY News • December 5, 2011 LOUISVILLE, Ky. — It’s been seven years in the making, but a major construction project in downtown Louisville is finally breaking ground.The site at RiverPark Place looks like a bare construction site, but the ground has been broken on what … Continued

Work begins on Poe Companies’ RiverPark Place development

By  Kevin Eigelbach • The Courier Journal • December 2, 2011 The long-delayed RiverPark Place development has come to life in recent weeks, with developer Poe Companies LLC starting work on a 149-slip marina just south of Towhead Island on the Ohio River. On Dec. 5, the company plans to break ground on a 166-unit … Continued

Poe Cos. secures $13.3 million loan for Shepherdsville project

Business First Louisville-based Poe Cos. has secured a $13.3 million loan to build a 192-unit apartment complex called The Reserve at Thomas Glen Apartments. The residential development would be built on 17 acres in northwestern Shepherdsville. Columbus, Ohio-based Red Mortgage Capital LLC provided the Federal Housing Authority loan, according to a news release from the … Continued