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Ballpark Village Getting Three New Tenants
Ballpark Village Getting Three New Tenants
October 30, 2019|VenuesNow

Ballpark Village continues to evolve as a live-work-play development since the first phase opened in 2014. In addition to the hotel, an office tower is under construction, plus One Cardinal Way, a 300-room apartment tower overlooking left field at Busch Stadium. To this point, 45 percent of the apartments have been leased ahead of the June opening, according to DeWitt.

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9 major projects that are changing the face of St. Louis
9 major projects that are changing the face of St. Louis
October 21, 2019|St. Louis Magazine

The slogan for the downtown development’s $260 million second phase: “We’re bringing the village to Ballpark Village.” The project includes the Live! by Loews hotel, a Class A office building, retail, restaurant, and entertainment space, and a 29-story high-rise luxury residential tower, One Cardinal Way, scheduled for completion in 2020. The project is expected to create 1,500 construction jobs and 1,000 permanent jobs.

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Cordish Cos.’ Ballpark Village apartment tower inches closer to completion in St. Louis
Cordish Cos.’ Ballpark Village apartment tower inches closer to completion in St. Louis
September 6, 2019|St. Louis Business Journal

One Cardinal Way is part of the 700,000-square-foot phase two expansion at Ballpark Village that also includes a 10-story Class A office building, a three-story retail building anchored by Onelife Fitness and a Live! by Loews hotel.

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Major league view from One Cardinal Way
Major league view from One Cardinal Way
September 5, 2019|St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Views from One Cardinal Way, a residential high-rise under construction near Busch Stadium, is a 29 story, 570,000 square foot building that will have 297 apartments for rent. Residents are expected to begin moving into the building in June of 2020. Photos by David Carson and Laurie Skrivan

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First look inside One Cardinal Way apartments
First look inside One Cardinal Way apartments
September 4, 2019|KMOX News Radio 1120

Cardinals president Bill DeWitt III says they are ahead of pre-leasing projections at One Cardinal Way. KMOX News rode the construction elevator to the 10th and 17th floors of the residential tower with DeWitt, who says 40 percent of units are already claimed. A similar project by development partner Cordish Companies in Kansas City was only 25 percent leased at this point.

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Checking Out The Cardinals New High Rise Building
Checking Out The Cardinals New High Rise Building
July 25, 2019|FOX St. Louis Online

The Cardinals plan was always to have a “village” across the street from Busch Stadium. Those initial plans were put on hold when the economy stalled. But now phase 2 is underway. There’s a hotel and office building going up to the west of the existing Ballpark Village structure. To the east is a new 29 story apartment building. It’s scheduled to open in the summer of 2020. FOX-2 Sports Director Martin Kilcoyne gets a tour from Cardinals President Bill DeWitt III.

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Parts of Ballpark Village phase 2 set to open this summer; more plans in the works
Parts of Ballpark Village phase 2 set to open this summer; more plans in the works
April 4, 2019|Radio.com

Ballpark Village is rising. From Kiener Plaza, to across the river, to your seats inside Busch Stadium, you can't miss the new additions to the St. Louis skyline.

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Ballpark Village getting new $65 million hotel because ‘St. Louis is a city of the future’
Ballpark Village getting new $65 million hotel because ‘St. Louis is a city of the future’
April 4, 2019|St. Louis Post-Dispatch

In order to compete with the marketing clout of far larger hotel chains, Jonathan Tisch knows that Loews Hotels has to differentiate itself from the competition.

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Progress report: The status of Ballpark Village’s $260M expansion as the Cardinals begin the season
Progress report: The status of Ballpark Village’s $260M expansion as the Cardinals begin the season
April 2, 2019|St. Louis Business Journal

Like last season, construction on Ballpark Village's $260 million expansion will provide a backdrop to Busch Stadium. The Business Journal recently took an inside look where the project stands.

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Rooms With A View: Ballpark Village Expansion Is Rising Into Downtown Sky
Rooms With A View: Ballpark Village Expansion Is Rising Into Downtown Sky
March 28, 2019|St. Louis Public Radio

When Cardinals fans go to Busch Stadium this season, they’ll have a good view of a major construction project under way at Ballpark Village. A 29-story luxury residential tower, 10-story office building and 216-room hotel are rising into the St. Louis skyline, just across the street from the stadium.

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New at Busch: Lights, Goldy jerseys (they’re No. 1) and a Provel-and-marinara burger
New at Busch: Lights, Goldy jerseys (they’re No. 1) and a Provel-and-marinara burger
March 28, 2019|St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Paul Goldschmidt hasn’t played a single game that counts for the Cardinals — opening day is Thursday, and the home opener is April 4 — but already the hard-slugging first baseman is making an impact at Busch Stadium.

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Phase II of Ballpark Village proceeding ‘on time and on budget’
Phase II of Ballpark Village proceeding ‘on time and on budget’
March 27, 2019|NBC St. Louis

ST. LOUIS — Construction on phase II of Ballpark Village is rolling along right on schedule according to the Cardinals and the Cordish Companies. One of the biggest parts of the project is the One Cardinal Way apartment building. On Wednesday the Cordish Companies released some new renderings of what the highly anticipated downtown apartments are slated to look like.

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Q&A: Surf’s up! Shark Bar brings ‘endless summer’ to downtown St. Louis
Q&A: Surf’s up! Shark Bar brings ‘endless summer’ to downtown St. Louis
March 27, 2019|St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Shark Bar is the newest spot sinking its teeth into Ballpark Village. The surf-themed watering hole opens Friday in the space formerly occupied by Howl at the Moon, a dueling pianos bar.

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One Cardinal Way “Life in Full Swing”
One Cardinal Way “Life in Full Swing”
January 21, 2019|St. Louis Magazine

Opening Day, Spring 2020: Luxury living like never before is heading to the heart of St. Louis. And like all great things, this exciting development didn’t happen overnight, but over time. It’s the result of going about things the right way—doing things the Cardinal Way.

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How Ballpark Village’s Pennant Building stacks up against tallest buildings on our list
How Ballpark Village’s Pennant Building stacks up against tallest buildings on our list
January 10, 2019|St. Louis Business Journal

Our list of office buildings doesn’t typically change much, but this year some noteworthy developments are on the horizon.

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St. Louis’s Ballpark Village Expansion Takes Shape
St. Louis’s Ballpark Village Expansion Takes Shape
January 10, 2019|Ballpark Digest

Anticipation is building for the expansion of St. Louis’s Ballpark Village, with some amenities opening this year and apartments being met with demand.

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As $261 million Ballpark Village project approaches opening, apartments already leasing
As $261 million Ballpark Village project approaches opening, apartments already leasing
January 10, 2019|St. Louis Post Dispatch

It’s 18 months before anyone will be moving in, but the St. Louis Cardinals and their development partner, the Cordish Cos., say they’ve already signed up tenants for 25 percent of the apartments in the 297-unit apartment tower under construction next to Busch Stadium.

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New virtual tour unveiled for luxury Ballpark Village apartments
New virtual tour unveiled for luxury Ballpark Village apartments
January 9, 2019|KMOV 4

On Wednesday, potential renters will be able to get a glimpse of the highly-anticipated One Cardinal Way luxury apartments, thanks to a virtual tour.

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Take a virtual tour of Ballpark Village’s $260 million expansion
Take a virtual tour of Ballpark Village’s $260 million expansion
January 9, 2019|KPLR 11 St. Louis

You can now take a virtual tour of the Ballpark Village expansion. The new One Cardinal Way luxury residential tower is under construction as part of the $260 million phases of Ballpark Village.

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New a 360-Virtual Views Released for One Cardinal Way Apartments
New a 360-Virtual Views Released for One Cardinal Way Apartments
January 9, 2019|KMOX NewsRadio 1120

Spring training's still a few weeks away but excitement's building at Ballpark Village downtown. The St. Louis Cardinals and the Cordish Companies take the wraps off One Cardinal Way currently under construction next to Busch Stadium.

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THE 10 BEST CITIES FOR NIGHTLIFE IN AMERICA
THE 10 BEST CITIES FOR NIGHTLIFE IN AMERICA
January 4, 2019|Apartment Guide

When you think of the country's best cities for nightlife, chances are your mind goes straight to Las Vegas, New York, Los Angeles and the like. Perhaps it's time to reframe your thinking – you may be surprised by some of the spots to crack our top 10.

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St. Louis building boom expected to continue in 2019; urban bloggers share their favorite projects
St. Louis building boom expected to continue in 2019; urban bloggers share their favorite projects
December 31, 2018|St. Louis Public Radio

St. Louis has had a banner year for construction in 2018. The number of building permits issued was up in 17 of the city's 28 wards. The value of new projects totals more than $1 billion, and dozens of projects are on the drawing board, or ready to break ground, in 2019.

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Nearly $8 billion in development underway in St. Louis City
Nearly $8 billion in development underway in St. Louis City
December 21, 2018|KMOV4

If you drive on Interstate 64 it’s impossible to miss major redevelopment projects unfolding in Midtown St. Louis.

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Year in review: West County, city apartment projects dominate 2018 multifamily construction
Year in review: West County, city apartment projects dominate 2018 multifamily construction
December 13, 2018|St. Louis Business Journal

Apartment projects in the city of St. Louis and the region’s western suburbs defined local multifamily development in 2018.

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Inside look: Take a tour of Ballpark Village’s $260 million expansion
Inside look: Take a tour of Ballpark Village’s $260 million expansion
November 29, 2018|St. Louis Business Journal

A new look for Ballpark Village continues to come closer to reality. Nearly a year after the St. Louis Cardinals, along with their development partner Cordish Cos., broke ground on Ballpark Village’s $260 million, 700,000-square-foot second phase, construction on the project continues to progress on schedule.

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Ballpark Village begins construction of $65 million hotel
Ballpark Village begins construction of $65 million hotel
July 10, 2018|Belleville News Democrat

Take a look at the history of, and the future plans for, Ballpark Village in downtown St. Louis.

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Ballpark Village begins construction of $65 million hotel
Ballpark Village begins construction of $65 million hotel
July 10, 2018|St. Louis Public Radio

Officials plunged ceremonial shovels into the dirt at the future site of Live! by Loews at Ballpark Village on Monday. The $65 million hotel, at the corner of Clark and 8th streets, is part of the $260-million, second phase of the development. The hotel is a part of the living space that Cardinals President Bill DeWitt III said will put the “village” in Ballpark Village.

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Cardinals, developers break ground on Ballpark Village hotel
Cardinals, developers break ground on Ballpark Village hotel
July 10, 2018|St. Louis Business Journal

The St. Louis Cardinals, the Cordish Cos. and Loews Hotels & Co. officially broke ground Tuesday on the new $65 million Live! by Loews hotel being built as part of phase two of Ballpark Village.

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Ballpark Village will have a new way to see baseball games by 2020
Ballpark Village will have a new way to see baseball games by 2020
March 28, 2018|FOX 2 Now St. Louis

At 700 Clark Avenue in downtown St. Louis they play baseball, capacity 45,538. Busch Stadium Three has called this home since 2006. But this season, they`re subtracting a few seats to make a few additions.

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Ballpark Village will have a new way to see baseball games by 2020
Ballpark Village will have a new way to see baseball games by 2020
March 28, 2018|KPLA 11 St. Louis

At 700 Clark Avenue in downtown St. Louis they play baseball, capacity 45,538. Busch Stadium Three has called this home since 2006. But this season, they`re subtracting a few seats to make a few additions.

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Watch time-lapse video of Ballpark Village phase two construction
Watch time-lapse video of Ballpark Village phase two construction
March 26, 2018|St. Louis Business Journal

The St. Louis Cardinals, along with development partner Cordish Cos., broke ground in December on the $260 million second phase of Ballpark Village.

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The biggest downtown St. Louis developments planned for 2018
The biggest downtown St. Louis developments planned for 2018
January 4, 2018|St. Louis Business Journal

Three new commercial developments that are expected to start construction this year figure to drastically alter the downtown St. Louis landscape for years to come. Combined, the projects represent nearly half a billion dollars in new development in downtown after years of inactivity.

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Cardinals’ DeWitt on Ballpark Village II: ‘The wait’s paying off’
Cardinals’ DeWitt on Ballpark Village II: ‘The wait’s paying off’
January 3, 2018|Fox Sports

Cardinals president Bill DeWitt III says "the success of (Ballpark Village) phase one has given us confidence to go even bigger in a second phase."

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Cardinals break ground on second phase of Ballpark Village, announce PwC as anchor
Cardinals break ground on second phase of Ballpark Village, announce PwC as anchor
December 14, 2017|St. Louis Business Journal

The Cardinals confirmed that accounting firm PwC will anchor the 117,000-square-foot office portion of the development, which will be totally complete in 2020.

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St. Louis Reconnects With the Gateway Arch and Its Pioneer Spirit
St. Louis Reconnects With the Gateway Arch and Its Pioneer Spirit
December 12, 2017|The New York Times

ST. LOUIS — In a year that placed monuments at the center of civic strife, a $380 million project to expand the grounds and visitor center at the Gateway Arch, the tallest man-made monument in the Western Hemisphere, is bringing people together in this Mississippi River city.

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New $65 million Loews hotel planned for Ballpark Village’s second phase
New $65 million Loews hotel planned for Ballpark Village’s second phase
October 5, 2017|St. Louis Post-Dispactch

A day after the city approved a key piece of the project’s financial package, Ballpark Village developers gave a clear signal that the project’s second phase is ramping up with a Wednesday announcement that a major hotel is joining the restaurants, office space and apartments planned along Clark Avenue.

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Loews Hotels & Co Announce First St. Louis Property Hotel Will Be Part Of Ballpark Village’s $260 Million Expansion
Loews Hotels & Co Announce First St. Louis Property Hotel Will Be Part Of Ballpark Village’s $260 Million Expansion
October 4, 2017|PR Newswire

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Loews Hotels & Co, a wholly owned subsidiary of Loews Corporation (NYSE: L), announced today plans to build its first ever St. Louis hotel, which will be part of Ballpark Village's $260 million expansion project. Ballpark Village, developed by the St. Louis Cardinals and The Cordish Companies, is a mixed-use dining and entertainment district adjacent to Busch Stadium. The hotel will debut as Live! by Loews – St. Louis, MO, a partnership between Loews Hotels & Co., The Cordish Companies and the St. Louis Cardinals.

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Ballpark Village finalist for global excellence award
Ballpark Village finalist for global excellence award
June 14, 2017|St. Louis Business Journal

Ballpark Village is among 25 developments worldwide in the running for a global excellence award from the Urban Land Institute.

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Cardinals President Bill DeWitt III and Cordish VP Blake Cordish Talk Ballpark Village
Cardinals President Bill DeWitt III and Cordish VP Blake Cordish Talk Ballpark Village
June 13, 2017|Fox Sports Midwest

Cardinals president Bill DeWitt III says "the success of (Ballpark Village) phase one has given us confidence to go even bigger in a second phase."

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What is the next phase for Ballpark Village?
What is the next phase for Ballpark Village?
June 13, 2017|KTRS - St. Louis News and Talk Radio

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Ballpark Village selected to receive global award for excellence
Ballpark Village selected to receive global award for excellence
June 13, 2017|FOX 2 Now St. Louis

ST. LOUIS- Ballpark Village has been selected as finalist for Urban Land Institute`s Global Awards for Excellence. It’s a cool title, but what does it mean?

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St. Louis named best baseball city, but Cards fans aren’t surprised
St. Louis named best baseball city, but Cards fans aren’t surprised
May 11, 2017|Belleville News Democrat

At least that’s what Fox Sports said when it named St. Louis the top baseball city in North America. Cardinals fans’ enthusiasm topped that of fans in Chicago, Boston and San Francisco.

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St. Louis’ largest downtown developments
St. Louis’ largest downtown developments
March 17, 2017|St. Louis Business Journal

he largest developments in downtown St. Louis ranked by estimated project cost.

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Ballpark Village Phase II Approved
Ballpark Village Phase II Approved
December 19, 2016|Ballpark Digest

Late last week, the St. Louis Board of Aldermen gave final approval to the second phase of Ballpark Village, allowing the project to move forward.

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