Crosstown Development

NEWS

Crosstown Construction Bidding Process Underway

December 19th, 2013

MEMPHIS DAILY NEWS: Construction documents for the ambitious Sears Crosstown redevelopment project have hit the street. read more »

Memphis to Redevelop Abandoned Sears Distribution Center into Ambitious Health Care Hub

December 17th, 2013

NEXT CITY: The 1.5 million-square-foot development will have everything from gyms to a public high school focused on arts and sciences.  read more »

Crosstown Effort Shines as Development Example

December 9th, 2013

MEMPHIS DAILY NEWS: Construction documents for the $180 million revitalization of the Crosstown building were scheduled to be finished Friday, Dec. 6, with the project moving toward closing and construction in the next months. read more »

Crosstown Funding Approved by Memphis City Council

December 4th, 2013

MEMPHIS FLYER: The Memphis City Council will invest $15 million in the Crosstown Development Project, laying the final piece of the funding puzzle for the $175 million project. read more »

Sears Crosstown project gets Memphis City Council approval

December 3rd, 2013

COMMERCIAL APPEAL: The Memphis City Council voted 11-0 Tuesday in favor of spending $15 million on redeveloping the vacant Sears Crosstown building owned by Elizabeth and Staley Cates. read more »

Gates to Share Creative Vision at Crosstown

November 13th, 2013

MEMPHIS DAILY NEWS: Creating spaces where culture and productivity can flourish is a purpose that aligns neatly with that of Crosstown Development and future tenant Crosstown Arts, a contemporary arts organization dedicated to furthering the creative community in Memphis, particularly projects that connect people. read more »

$50K grant to link Sears Crosstown project to neighborhood trail

November 8th, 2013

COMMERCIAL APPEAL: Crosstown redevelopers were awarded a $50,000 grant to design a connection between Sears Crosstown and a neighborhood trail called the V&E Greenline. read more »

Crosstown Developers Eye Project’s ‘Magic in the Mix’

November 4th, 2013

MEMPHIS DAILY NEWS: It would seem the only thing that might hold up the locomotive that is the Sears Crosstown $180 million renovation at this point is a much-needed $15 million from the city of Memphis. read more »

Around the Block

October 17th, 2013

MEMPHIS FLYER: The massive, 1.4-million-square-foot Sears Crosstown building remains empty as it awaits a $15 million commitment from the city to help fund its redevelopment, but smaller, once-vacant storefronts are coming to life. read more »

Crosstown Wins 20-Year Tax Break

October 10th, 2013

The $180 million project to revitalize the Sears Crosstown building won a 20-year payment-in-lieu-of-taxes (PILOT) agreement Thursday, Oct. 10, from the Center City Revenue Finance Corp. read more »