Hixardt proposal moves forward at CRA

A proposed $8.8 million office building in downtown Pensacola is one step closer to reality, but the door may be open for other developers to swoop in onto the property where a local businessman is planning his expansion. Sitting as the Community Redevelopment Agency, Pensacola City Council on Monday approved issuing an invitation for proposals…

Redevelopment projects underway in CRAs

Many of us enjoy watching home improvement shows — “Property Brothers,” “Love It or List It” are two of my favorites. Halfway through the show they typically discover rotten wood or unsafe wiring that brings the project to a halt. The contractor, the designer and the homeowner need to regroup, look at options, consider the budget…