Category: Development

Blighted: Dewberry gets served

Looks like the City is putting its foot down with Atlanta-based developer John Dewberry, who fired off a testy letter when officials here suggested he better secure the Landmark Hotel structure and hurry the project along. As this notice on the Landmark Hotel shows, the unfinished hotel structure is now a “blighted property.” “I sent…

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Coal Tower development moving forward

Charlottesville Tomorrow–City Walk, a long-dormant residential development project planned for construction near Charlottesville’s coal tower, is once again moving forward. The city has issued a building permit for Atlanta-based developer Metzger and Co. Construction will occur north of the CSX railroad tracks, between 10th Street Northeast and Carlton Road.  READ MORE

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Developer closes deal on DTM eye-sore

According to recently filed court documents, the ‘Landmark Hotel’ property on the Downtown Mall has now officially changed hands. On August 8, Atlanta-based developer John Dewberry, who won the property at auction for $6.25 million, officially closed on the purchase, to the partial relief of former owner Halsey Minor’s creditors. That amount is a far…

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