EdR Announces Redevelopment of Off-Campus Community at Florida State University

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — EdR (NYSE:  EDR), one of the nation’s largest developers, owners and managers of high-quality collegiate housing communities, has announced plans for a complete redevelopment of one of its off-campus communities, Players Club, at Florida State University (FSU) in Tallahassee, Fla. “The location of Players Club is still ideal and it gives us an opportunity to…

County’s next cultural hub?

A STOREFRONT-SATURATED STRIP WITH A sketchy past is poised to put the Lake Park Arts District on the map as a hip hub of culture. Ten years after the town targeted the area as an economic liability and created a Community Redevelopment Agency to reverse the red, the threeblock stretch of Park Avenueappears to be prospering. “When I came to Lake…

Top 10 Myths of Downtown Revitalization

Myth No. 1: Our downtown just needs one “big ticket” development to turn things around. “Rarely does a ‘quick fix’ really repair a downtown over the long haul… Downtowns that have reversed their downward spirals… have typically done so incrementally, through numerous small steps over time.” Jacksonville has practiced this idea for decades and it…