Brioso: Williamsville’s Best Kept Secret

Article via Although the name, Brioso, is Spanish, the restaurant brands itself as Contemporary American cuisine with a Southwestern flair, featuring recognizable and market-driven foods with a tasty twist. Brioso is located inside the Wyndham Garden Hotel which sits at the corner of Main Street and South Forest in the Village of Williamsville. … [Read more...]

Four Buffalo residential projects worth $27.5M approved

Article via Buffalo Business First By Jim Fink The Buffalo Planning Board, unanimously, approved by investors who want to renovate the Bison Storage Building on Niagara Street into a complex anchored by market-rate apartments; a proposal by Ciminelli Real Estate Corp. to do the same with a six-story Washington Street building; two from Ellicott Development Co. — one to convert a vacant Busti … [Read more...]

Road Less Traveled leads to a charming, spacious new home

Article via Buffalo News By Colin Dabkowski Road Less Traveled Productions has found a new home on a well-traveled stage, in the heart of what may soon be a bustling neighborhood. The company announced plans Wednesday to move from its 90-seat space in the former Market Arcade Film & Arts Centre into the cavernous Forbes Theatre at 512 Pearl St. in time for the opening of its 2015-16 season … [Read more...]

Demand continues for city apartments

Article via WBFO By Mike Desmond The push for new apartments in downtown Buffalo appears to be moving farther and farther out from the Central Business District. Ellicott Development is planning new townhouses and potentially another high-rise on the waterfront. But the two projects it just took to the Zoning Board of Appeals were "brownfields," a building at Niagara and Busti vacant for … [Read more...]

960 Busti Avenue Conversion to Include 18 Apartments and Commercial Space

Article via Buffalo Rising By wcperspective With the apartment market red hot, Ellicott Development Company is dusting off plans to put residential units in a four-story commercial building at 960 Busti Avenue. The company purchased the site in April 2008 along with a nearby property at 1050 Niagara Street from Ciminelli Development. The circa-1930, 56,000 sq.ft. building is north of the … [Read more...]