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Urban Development in Pittsburgh Most Since 1960s

Taking a stroll through downtown Pittsburgh is quite a different experience than it was just a few years ago. The city has made great strives in revitalizing the downtown experience. This coupled with demand for city living has added to the urban residential development of Pittsburgh and its surrounding neighborhoods. Pittsburgh residents moved out to [...]

Pittsburgh Building Construction

Mellon Arena Demolition

Residential Developer to Build on Old Civic Arena Site

We all love and miss the Civic Arena. It was home to the Pittsburgh Penguins, hosted some of the most memorable concerts of all-time, and was a staple in Pittsburgh’s downtown for over 60 years. After losing a long fought battle to preserve the building as a historical landmark, demolition on the Civic Arena began [...]

5 Smart Tips for Retail Design

by Billy Hinton Let’s face it; retail design can be a tricky business. If you’re an architect, designer or creative type, these strategies will help boost awareness for your next retail endeavor. Designing retail transcends novice-level architecture skills, often requiring Sherlock Holmes-like programming, interior design savvy, and scrutiny to details. As a designer, how can [...]