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The Citizen Offers Mixed-Use Lifestyle

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on May 6th, 2019

Daily Memphian - Although developers haven't yet announced a ground-floor commercial tenant, residents of The Citizen are already experiencing a mixed-use lifestyle with healthcare, groceries, a bank, and numerous restaurants and cafes nearby. Most of the 98 units in phase one have already been leased and pre-leasing on phase two's 75 units began two weeks ago. Read more.

LRK-Designed Projects Win BRED Awards

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on May 3rd, 2019

Memphis Business Journal - Several LRK-designed projects were named winners at the Memphis Business Journal’s inaugural Best Real Estate Deals (BRED) awards ceremony, held April 25th at The Cadre Downtown. The Best Real Estate Deals honor the most significant commercial real estate deals that occurred in the Mid-South in 2017 and 2018. The Citizen was a winner in the residential category, while 999 S. Cooper Street was named a finalist. Wiseacre Brewery was the winner in the retail/restaurant category. LRK is also designing a renovation of office space at Toyota Plaza for Indigo Ag, who won the office category and was named Deal of the Year. Read more.

"Memphis’ Oldest Café" Set to Reopen After Renovation and Expansion

Posted by Katherine Martin on May 2nd, 2019

Memphis Flyer – The Arcade Restaurant, located in the South Main Arts District, reopens today after undergoing expansion and renovation. LRK provided interior design and architectural services for the popular Memphis restaurant. Read more.

The Epic Receives Two DBJ Real Estate Awards

Posted by Katherine Martin on May 1st, 2019

Dallas Business Journal – The Epic mixed-use development, which includes the LRK-designed multifamily high-rise The Hamilton, was recently honored with two Best Real Estate Deals Awards from the Dallas Business Journal. The project was the overall winner in the Urban Office category and a finalist in the Mixed-Use Development Category. Read more.

LRK Ranked 459 in ENR's 2019 Top 500 Listing

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on April 29th, 2019

Engineering News Record - LRK was listed 459 in ENR's 2019 Top 500 listing. Companies were ranked according to revenue for design services performed in 2018. Read more.

Four LRK Projects Make List of USA Today’s “10 reasons you need to visit Memphis”

Posted by Katherine Martin on April 29th, 2019

USA TodayFour LRK projects were featured in an article celebrating 10 must-see places in Memphis. Old Dominick Distillery, Crosstown Concourse, and The National Civil Rights Museum, where LRK served as design architect for the museum expansion, were noted along with the STAX Museum of American Soul in the section highlighting Memphis’ rich music history. LRK is proud to have been a part of these projects with such significance surrounding our headquarter city’s bicentennial celebration. Read more.

Three LRK-Designed Restaurants Featured in StyleBlueprint

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on April 19th, 2019

StyleBlueprint - Three LRK-designed restaurants are featured in StyleBlueprint and the article includes interviews with principal Rebecca Courtney and designer Lauren Ricks about the design of The Gray Canary, Global Café, and Elemento Neapolitan Pizza. Read more.

LRK Proud Sponsor of the 2019 ULI Spring Meeting in Nashville

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on April 16th, 2019

LRK is proud of its involvement with ULI-the Urban Land Institute both in Tennessee and nationally, and we are honored to be a sponsor of the 2019 ULI Spring Meeting. LRK’s commitment to designing and creating sustainable, thriving communities is synonymous with ULI’s mission and reflected in the designs of multiple projects throughout Tennessee, including The Gulch Redevelopment Master Plan, Jackson Walk, Crosstown Concourse, Memphis Ballpark Neighborhood, and Harbor Town.

Frank Ricks Named to Inside Memphis Business’ Power Player List

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on April 15th, 2019

Congratulations to Frank Ricks for being named to Inside Memphis Business' annual list of Power Players! Power Players are featured in the April issue of the magazine.

Metropolis Magazine Features Crosstown Concourse as Rudy Bruner Award Finalist

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on April 9th, 2019

Metropolis - Crosstown Concourse is featured in Metropolis magazine as one of five finalists for the Rudy Bruner Award, a national competition that focuses on urban placemaking excellence. Read more.