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Union Arcade Building: Coming May 2015

April 2nd, 2015 | Filed under , .

Opening in May of 2015, the Union Arcade building will offer 68 loft, studio, 1-bedroom, and 2-bedroom apartment units.   Prices will range from $650 – $1,100 a month for a loft, studio, or 1-bedroom unit.  2-bedroom units range from $1,200 … Continued

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Halligan Coffee Company Lofts

March 24th, 2015 | Filed under .

Historic Building Renovated into 45 Market Rate Lofts. Move in ready on May 1st 2015. Located in the Historic Crescent Warehouse District on the corner of 4th and Iowa Streets. 1BR/2BR/3BR ranging from $800-$1,650 All lofts feature Stainless steel appliances, … Continued

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Market Lofts

January 8th, 2015 | Filed under .

Built in 1905 as the original home of Smith Brothers & Burdick Co., this iconic, four-story Davenport building has been renovated asMarket Lofts. The 37 true loft-style units range from 500 square foot studios to 1,600 square foot 3 bed/2 … Continued

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The Democrat Lofts

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People from all walks of life are migrating to urban lofts and apartments to enjoy downtown living.  From young students and professionals to families, the Democrat Lofts located in downtown Davenport has a wide variety of unique units that will … Continued

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Renwick Building

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This Chicago commercial style building was built by famed Davenport industrialist William Renwick in 1897 and underwent a 4.5 million dollar renovation in 2012. The once Matthews Office and Furniture Store/office building now houses eighteen 1- and 2-bedroom chic apartments … Continued

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Wells Fargo Apartments

May 29th, 2013 | Filed under .

The historic Wells Fargo building offers market rate apartments with unmatched views of the Quad Cities. For more leasing information, please contact Joseph Wonio with Financial District Properties Management at 563.324.9898. Types of Units 1, 2, and 3 bedroom market … Continued

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The Davenport (Landmark Apartments)

November 9th, 2012 | Filed under .

The Davenport, a historic hotel turned apartment building, features on-site parking, an ornate lobby, secure entry, and adjacency to the Downtown Deli and Davenport Public library.  The  building is located in the heart of downtown and is within easy walking … Continued

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Peterson Paper Company Lofts

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One bedrooms lofts starting at $1000 per month. Two bedrooms starting at $1100. 2 Bedroom, 2 bathroom with a river view, $1500 per month. The lofts in this newly renovated historic structure over amazing views of our community. All lofts … Continued

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The Crescent Lofts – The Davenport, Sieg Iron, Kerker, and Waterloo Lofts

May 3rd, 2012 | Filed under .

The Crescent Lofts campus offers urban apartments featuring great views, roof top decks, exposed brick and duct work, adjacent parking, and more amenities.  The modern units exude character, providing stylish, affordable comfort to all who live here. The Crescent Lofts campus … Continued

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Forrest Block Apartments

May 2nd, 2012 | Filed under .

Forrest Block apartments offer big rooms, high ceilings, and a unique blend of amenities. Like the Hotel Blackhawk before it, The Forrest Block  has brought a new level of luxury living to downtown Davenport. Amenities Granite Countertops, Large Windows with … Continued

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Hotel Blackhawk

May 2nd, 2012 | Filed under .

Hotel Blackhawk apartments have redefined luxury living in downtown Davenport, so be sure to read the impressive list of features below offered in the building. Amenities Parking, Valet Service, Balconies, Granite Counter Tops, Private Entrances, Dry Cleaning Delivery, Maid Service … Continued

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City View Apartments

May 1st, 2012 | Filed under .

City View Apartments, situated at the top of the hill at 7th & Iowa Streets on the outer rim of downtown, offers luxury units at a great price.  With its commanding views of the Davenport skyline and Mississippi River, high-end … Continued

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Carriage Haus Apartments

May 1st, 2012 | Filed under .

These gorgeous Chicago Loft-style apartments are located directly above the Carriage Haus and feature two spacious bedrooms and bathrooms, a washer & dryer, gas fireplace, exposed brick, and plenty of storage. Did we mention they have state of the art … Continued

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518 Brady Street

May 1st, 2012 | Filed under .

Recently renovated, this historic building at the foot of Brady Street offers new appliances, carpet, and more. This spot is ideal for Palmer Students and anyone looking for a fantastic view of the Bix race each year. Laundry appliances are … Continued

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The Bayer Building

May 1st, 2012 | Filed under .

The historic Bayer Building is well on its way to being a premier downtown apartment building.  With Downtown Central Perk Coffee Shop, Source Bookstore, and Central Grocery anchoring the first floor, there’s already built-in convenience and fun in the building. … Continued

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Christie Park Apartments

April 27th, 2012 | Filed under .

Check out this beautifully restored historic building at the corner of Brady and 5th Street! Conveniently located near Palmer College and within walking distance to all of downtown’s amenities, these units are a welcome addition to our residential options in … Continued

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Mississippi Lofts

April 27th, 2012 | Filed under .

Check out this unique and renovated living space located in the heart of downtown. Enjoy incredible views, modern style, hardwood laminate floors, and in-unit washers & dryers. This building is home to the delicious Bowls: Urban Eats, and next door, you’ll … Continued

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Perry Hill Apartments

April 26th, 2012 | Filed under .

Find your best fit for living and learning at Perry Hill Apartments! Modern apartments near the Palmer College campus and downtown Davenport. Perry Hill Apartments is a secure access building with on-site laundry facilities, 24 hr. emergency maintenance and pet … Continued

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Dorothea Apartments

April 26th, 2012 | Filed under .

The historic Dorothea Apartments feature remodeled, secure access units, located next to downtown’s hottest night-spots! Stop by today to learn more about this historic apartment complex in the heart of Downtown Davenport. Type of Units 24 total units – Studio … Continued

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320 Brady Street Apartments

April 26th, 2012 | Filed under .

320 Brady Street offers an excellent location near the Bix 7 starting line and the library.  Love antiquing?  A unique antique shop, Neat Stuff, resides on the first floor of this renovated three story historic building. Call Merle today for details … Continued

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Grandview Apartments- Louis P. Best Mansion

April 26th, 2012 | Filed under .

Experience quality and character in this beautiful Mission Style/Arts & Crafts building! Tennants enjoy scenic city and Mississippi River views, ample off-street parking, park-like lawn and grounds, hardwood floors, original woodwork, built-ins, and well-regulated steam heat. This building is very … Continued

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Kilkenny’s Buidling

April 26th, 2012 | Filed under .

Fully renovated and featuring exposed brick, new kitchens, 2 baths, and large open floor plans, these apartments represent top notch living in the core of downtown. The large 2,500 SQFT. unit also boasts a Mississippi River view. With historic character, … Continued

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Carriage Haus Loft

April 26th, 2012 | Filed under .

This is truly one of downtown Davenport’s finest apartments! Please read below for the long list of features this massive one-of-a-kind luxury loft apartment has to offer. Approximately 2,800 square feet! Located above the Carriage Haus and tons of nightlife. Amenities 3 … Continued

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River Walk Lofts

April 26th, 2012 | Filed under .

Riverwalk Lofts is located downtown Davenport with scenic views of the Mississippi River and in viewing distance of one of the most beautiful minor league baseball ballparks in America. Riverwalk has controlled access, community room, a balcony with a view … Continued

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The Berg (Landmark Apartments)

April 26th, 2012 | Filed under .

Want to live in a historic apartment in the heart of downtown next to tons of nightlife? The Berg offers recently renovated loft apartments with exposed brick, large floor plans, and a modern feel, ideal for downtown employees and young … Continued

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  • April
    9th

    JumpOnIt Mobile Deals

    Looking for the best deals at restaurants, shops, salons, and other businesses in the Quad Cities? JumpOnIt is here to help! As the newest form of savings, this mobile couponing source helps you save money by texting you the best local deals.

    Like them on Facebook or check out their website for more information on ways to save!

  • April
    9th

    Home of the River Bandits honored, again

    Quad-City Times- Davenport’s Modern Woodmen Park has been honored as one of the nation’s top minor-league baseball stadiums, again.

    Read more here…

     

  • April
    7th

    Warehouse district nearing capacity

    Quad-City Times- Two more downtown Davenport housing projects are about to put out the welcome mat, according to the Downtown Davenport Partnership.

    Read more here…

     

  • April
    7th

    Market Lofts brings new twist to Davenport’s warehouse district

    Quad-City Times- Imagine clicking a remote control to open a full-sized garage door and letting fresh air in — to your living room. That’s a reality for some of the tenants now living in the new Market Lofts, the latest historic rehabilitation project in downtown Davenport by Restoration St. Louis.

     

    Read more here…

  • April
    2nd

    Union Arcade Building: Coming May 2015

    Opening in May of 2015, the Union Arcade building will offer 68 loft, studio, 1-bedroom, and 2-bedroom apartment units.   Prices will range from $650 – $1,100 a month for a loft, studio, or 1-bedroom unit.  2-bedroom units range from $1,200 to $1,700.   Units come with quartz countertops, Bertch cabinetry, detailed plumbing and electrical fixtures, refrigerator, stove/oven, microwave, and dishwasher.   Community lounge and laundry facility will be located on the second floor.

    Located in center downtown at the corner of 3rd and Brady, tenants will enjoy the wonderful views and being part of the bix  7 and the many parades that come by the building.   Parking is in the city ramp next door and will be for an additional fee.

    Check out a video featuring the apartments here. 

    Contact Financial District Properties Management office at 563.324.9898 for more information.

  • April
    2nd

    Bechtel Trust boosts Arts Academy

    Davenport Today- Davenport Community Schools’ Creative Arts Academy received a big boost Tuesday with a $750,000 grant from the Bechtel Trust for operations, including staffing, facilities support and art experiences for students.

    *photo provided by Davenport Today 

     

  • April
    2nd

    Salon Luce: Live in Light Business Profile

    With a goal to offer the best customer experience by selling good feelings along with great hair and makeup services, Salon Lucé opened their 6-chair salon downtown in 2008. Knowing the downtown area was on the verge of redevelopment, owners DaMel and Craig Smith chose their location at 400 North Main Street with plans for an exciting future.

    “We wanted to be one of the pioneers to revitalize the downtown area,” DaMel Smith recalls, “and we had a vision from the beginning that we felt would fit in with the development to come.  We loved the history of downtown with the historic buildings, character, and urban feel. We knew we had to be here.”

    While specializing in hair cutting, coloring, smoothing treatments, extensions, and styling, along with make-up application, the salon now also places an even bigger emphasis on continuing education.   DaMel opened with a dream to expand from day one, and her new Lucé Académy is now open for business! Lucé Académy will offer classes for Salon Lucé stylists along with others in the industry to encourage the best service possible for customers and stylists alike.

    “We noticed the Quad Cities was lacking a place for industries to come and host conferences for young professionals to continue their education in a salon-based environment,” Smith noted. “With Lucé Académy, our number one goal is to focus on not only educating staff members, but also to encourage others in the industry to enjoy advanced education.”

    In addition to the opening of the academy, the inside of the salon saw grand renovations as well. From new service stations and equipment upgrades to additional design transformations, Salon Lucé underwent a huge overhaul to mirror the mission of the salon.

    Beyond educational classes, the salon is aiming to bring in speakers and educators from various product lines, host luncheons or meetings for businesses, and host private wedding parties for brides. Luce Academy is one step closer to the DaMel’s initial dream. As for the future of Salon Lucé and Lucé Académy? Stay tuned for a follow-up interview coming soon!
    400 N. Main Street
    563.323.1836,
    www.salonluce.com

  • March
    31st

    Scott County Y’s new Early Learning Center takes shape

    Quad-City Times- As Deb Gustafson scurries through the construction site of Scott County Y’s new Davenport Early Learning Center, she is oblivious to the constant activity throughout the building, the progress being made or the various building materials that sit in her path.

     

    Read more here…

  • March
    26th

    Genesis donates $50K to make gondola ADA-compliant

    Quad-City Times: Genesis Health System will donate $50,000 to retrofit a gondola on the Ferris wheel at Davenport’s Modern Woodmen Park so wheelchairs can roll into it.

     

    Read more here…

  • March
    23rd

    Streetscape for 4th & Iowa

    Davenport Today- A stormwater pilot project at 4th and Iowa streets will transform the downtown intersection with trees and benches.

    Read more here…

     

  • March
    23rd

    Viking River Cruises picks Davenport as stopping point

    Quad-City Times- European cruise giant Viking River Cruises picked Davenport as a destination spot for its Mississippi River cruises planned to begin in 2017, a company official said Monday morning.

    Read more here…

    (Photo from Viking River Cruises Facebook)

     

  • March
    20th

    Iowa business conference slated for Q-C

    Quad-City Times- The Quad-Cities will be host to a business and industry conference that will draw hundreds of guests and is expected to pump at least $400,000 into the local economy.

    Read more here…

     

  • March
    17th

    Project would ‘push western boundary of downtown

    Quad-City Times- A proposal to build a four-story, 45-unit apartment building on Davenport’s 4th Street got a boost when the Iowa Finance Authority allocated $799,500 in federal affordable housing tax credits to the project.

     

    Read more here…

    (featured photo from Quad-City Times)

  • March
    17th

    Demo of dock building to begin

    Press Release: Demo of Dock Building to Begin
    The Dock in Davenport, LLC
    Davenport, Iowa, March 17,2015:

    – The Dock in Davenport, LLC announces that the demo of the Dock building located off of Perry Street on the riverfront in Davenport, Iowa will begin before the end of this month. Todd Raufeisen, Developer, states the environmental remediation will take place initially and will take between 30-90 days depending on how much contamination is discovered beyond the initial study. Actual demo of the building will follow and is expected to take no more than 30 days.

    – The demo is in advance of construction of the new 3-story building as approved by City Council last September. Raufeisen reports that 68% of the building is currently leased and have a Letter of Intent for the entire second floor. It is anticipated that the building will be 96% preleased by the end of March. Construction is estimated to begin mid to late July.

    (See the Dock Press Release here.)

  • March
    12th

    RAGBRAI slogan chosen

    Davenport Today – The voting was close, but a winner finally emerged for the Davenport RAGBRAI 2015 theme after nearly a week of online polling.

     

  • March
    6th

    RAGBRAI Davenport conducting online poll for 2015 theme

    Davenport Today- RAGBRAI riders will be rolling into Davenport in a little less than five months. The last time Davenport hosted RAGBRAI as the ending dip site was in 2011, with the theme of Destination Davenport.

     

  • March
    5th

    CASI Run + St. Patrick’s Day Parade Route

    Click here for a map of the run + parade route. 

  • March
    5th

    City to regain Adler

    Davenport Today- The City of Davenport will retake possession of the Alder Theatre this summer from the entity that funded and oversaw the venue’s renovation and expansion a decade ago.

     

    Read more here…

  • February
    27th

    ESPN’s Behind the Scenes: Standard Byke Company Part 4

    Watch part 4 here.

  • February
    24th

    ESPN’s Behind the Scenes: Standard Byke Company part 3

    Watch part 3 here.