Michigan’s DevMar Heads to Florida With $36M Resi Construction Loan

A rendering of The Vantage in St. Petersburg, Florida. Image: HALL Structured Finance Dallas-based HALL Structured Finance will lend $35.5 million to finance the construction of an apartment high-rise in St. Petersburg, Fla., according to an announcement from the company. The three-year loan, made to Michigan’s DevMar Development, will back work on

St. Pete To Host Move More Daily Rally April 4

ST. PETERSBURG, FL -- Join Deputy Mayor Dr. Kanika Tomalin, Healthy St. Pete and the American Heart Association Tampa Bay as they celebrate their pledge to stay active in the Sunshine City at the Move More Day Rally and Walk on Wednesday, April 4 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Pinellas County continues mission to add affordable housing

Public-Private Partnerships Make Way for New Workforce Housing in ...

Kathryn Driver, executive director of Housing Finance Authority of Pinellas County, talks to commissioners Feb. 27 about the need for affordable housing and programs dedicated to help increase inventory. CLEARWATER – Many in Pinellas County struggle to find an affordable place to live. The availability of housing for minimum wage workers

St. Pete Boy Accused Of Making School Violence Threat

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - A 14-year-old boy was arrested Saturday for posting a threatening photo and statements on his Snapchat account, according to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office. The boy posted: "Round 3 on Florida on Tuesday," while holding what appeared to be an AR-15-style assault rifle and indicating a

Tampa Bay Rays Owner Endorses Tampa Site For New Ballpark

TAMPA, FL - The Tampa Bay Rays announced Friday that the team's preferred location for a new ballpark is a Ybor City site in Tampa. The announcement was held at the Tampa Baseball Museum. The Rays have said their current ballpark, Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, is outdated. Critics of Tropicana

St. Petersburg’s apartment boom is spreading west

St. Petersburg's apartment boom is spreading west | tbo.com

Vantage Lofts, a Michigan-based company's first Florida project, will have 211 loft-style apartments on the border of the Edge and Grand Central Districts near downtown St. Petersburg. [Courtesy of DevMar Development LLC] ST. PETERSBURG — Still more apartments are coming to St. Petersburg, this time to the Edge and Grand Central