NEW ORLEANS – Audubon, an Atlanta-based firm specializing in the acquisition and management of multifamily properties across the Southeast, has announced the start of a $10 million renovation at the iconic American Can building in Mid-City.  The renovation program is designed to both enhance the quality of life for the...
NEW ORLEANS – Urban Properties Real Estate, a local commercial brokerage firm, recently assisted in the acquisition of the two-story retail property at 4401 Veterans Memorial Boulevard. Urban Properties Head of Brokerage Timothy Thompson and Nicole Marullo of Axis Realty Group represented Anthony Marullo on the acquisition in August. The...
NEW ORLEANS — The City of New Orleans Department of Safety and Permits has announced it will extend through the end of 2020 its temporary suspension of enforcement of off-street parking requirements for restaurants and bars with a Louisiana Department of Health permit and will continue to issue sidewalk...
NEW ORLEANS – If what’s happened on Oak Street during the pandemic is representative of the New Orleans economy overall, then the prospect for the city’s recovery is good – although not all businesses will be along for the ride. Always the “main street” of Uptown’s Carrollton neighborhood, the stretch...
METAIRIE, La. – Clearview City Center’s management team has kicked off construction of its $100 million mixed-use development with the announcement of its first new tenant, Regions Bank, which has a branch under construction at the corner of Clearview Parkway and Veterans Boulevard. “This first phase of construction marks an...
NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart is launching a new membership service that it hopes can compete with Amazon Prime. Called Walmart+, it will cost $98 a year, or $12.95 a month, and give members same-day delivery on 160,000 items, a fuel discount at certain gas stations and a chance to...
NEW ORLEANS – Joe’s Café in Marrero officially reopened for dine-in, take-out, delivery and drive through in August after undergoing renovations and a change in management. The new manager is Troy Armand, who previously ran the local restaurant chain’s Westwego location. Joe’s is celebrating the reopening with a selection...
NEW ORLEANS – A Biz New Orleans survey of area business owners has revealed extreme fatigue with the coronavirus pandemic overall and a lot of conflicting opinions about what’s taken place during the last five months and what needs to happen next. Some business owners reported successful pandemic “pivots.” Others...
NEW YORK (AP) — Target reported recorded-setting sales growth online and at established stores over the past three months, more evidence that big box retailers have become essential points of supply during the pandemic. Online sales surged 195% and same-store sales spiked 10.9%, second-quarter growth that is unprecedented in the...
NEW YORK (AP) – I haven’t set foot in a grocery store in nearly four months. With a 10-month-old baby to think about, my husband and I have kept trips to the store to a minimum out of an abundance of caution during the pandemic. We’re fortunate to have just...