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GREENPRINT 2014/2040 Sustainability Plan for the Mid-South Wins Excellence in Sustainability Award

Posted on April 21, 2015

GREENPRINT 2015/2040, the final plan of the Mid-South Regional Greenprint and Sustainability Plan initiative, has been awarded the Excellence in Sustainability Award for a Plan. This prestigious award comes months after the Greenprint Plan was completed by a tri-state regional consortium of partners and formally released in February 2015. The plan effort was led by the Memphis-Shelby County Office of Sustainability. LRK and Team LRK Greenprint planning members Alta Planning, Placeways LLC, the Trust for Public Land, and Powers Hill Design congratulate consortium partners and the Office of ... read more »

Jackson Walk Receives Funding to Build Additional Housing

Posted on July 30, 2014

The Jackson Housing Authority in Jackson, TN, was awarded $190,330 by the Tennessee Housing Development Agency to build additional housing in the LRK-designed Jackson Walk development. Hal Crocker, Jackson Walk developer and a partner in Healthy Community LLC who will lead the new housing development, indicated that they will be focusing on smaller homes in a target redevelopment area that is part of Jackson Walk. Read ... read more »

Trademark's Saddle Creek Transformation Underway

Posted on July 1, 2014

Fort Worth-based Trademark recently announced that the NEW Saddle Creek is taking shape in Germantown, TN. Demolition has commenced on 20,000 square feet of existing space, which will be replaced with an additional 40,000 square feet of new retail space in that area. Scheduled for completion in 2015, the NEW Saddle Creek will offer 168,000 square feet of retail space with remodeled building exteriors, facade improvements, and upgraded amenities throughout the property. Redesign was led by LRK principal Victor Buchholz. Read ... read more »

2014 Forecast Promising for Memphis Commercial Real Estate Development

Posted on January 29, 2014

The Daily News - Amos Maki with Memphis' The Daily News surveys a variety of exciting commercial real estate opportunities that are in development or planning and design phase, or that could potentially move forward in 2014. The Sears Crosstown and Overton Square projects are reviewed in detail. read more »

Sears Crosstown to Become "Ambitious Health Care Hub"

Posted on December 20, 2013 - The Crosstown Redevelopment Project is reported on by Next City's Bill Bradley who highlights the tenant mix and how the project is emerging as a health care hub. read more »

LRK Baton Rouge Moves Studio

Posted on November 15, 2013

LRK Baton Rouge is happy to announce that it is now residing in the iconic building at 2241 Christian Street! View the announcement. read more »

Sears Crosstown Receives Grant To Link To Neighborhood

Posted on November 15, 2013

The Commercial Appeal - Crosstown redevelopers were awarded a $50,000 grant to design a connection between Sears Crosstown and a neighborhood trail called the V&E Greenline. read more »

Toof Building Redevelopment Advances

Posted on November 13, 2013

Memphis Business Journal - The transformation of the Toof Building into apartment units overlooking AutoZone Park should begin within the next month. read more »