Luxury housing booms in Buffalo

Via WIVB Channel 4 By Jenn Schanz BUFFALO. N.Y. (WIVB) — Expansion in the Queen City demands more housing. The approach? Several new luxury apartment options downtown. Kristan Andersen, Vice President of real estate firm Gurney Becker & Bourne has been renting apartments here for years. She told News 4 she’s seeing new trends. “The prices have gone way up in the rental market,” … [Read more...]

Next up for evolving Ohio Street: A new mixed-use building

Article via Business First By Jim Fink The revamped stretch of Ohio Street between downtown Buffalo and the Outer Harbor property is about to see another private sector-driven project get underway. Ellicott Development Co. hopes to start work this summer — perhaps as early as July, on a five-story, mixed-use building at 399 Ohio Street that will bring 21 market-rate apartments and a pair of … [Read more...]

Wyndham Garden Buffalo Williamsville Recognized as Hotel of the Year

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Buffalo, NY (April 7, 2015) – Wyndham Garden Buffalo Williamsville today announced it has been named Hotel of the Year for 2014 by the Wyndham Hotels and Resorts® brand, one of the highest honors in the hotel chain’s portfolio. To be eligible for the prestigious award, a Wyndham Hotels and Resorts property must have demonstrated superior execution in 2014 in each of the … [Read more...]

Ellicott Development seeks final approval for mixed-use project on Ohio Street

Article via Buffalo News By Jonathan D. Epstein The redevelopment of Ohio Street in the Old First Ward is gaining traction, as Ellicott Development seeks final approval for a planned mixed-use residential and commercial project facing the Buffalo River. Ellicott is seeking approval from the Buffalo Planning Board to build a five-story, 54,000-square-foot building at 399 Ohio, next to … [Read more...]

Brioso: Williamsville’s Best Kept Secret

Article via dine365.com 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...]