LOOK: Milwaukee Fortress is officially open

Published April 26, 2019

Although some residents began moving in as early as January, the Milwaukee Fortress - which occupies the former Mayer Shoe Co. at 100 E. Pleasant St. in Brewers' Hill - celebrated its grand opening on Thursday.


First Look: 7Seventy7 apartment tower

Published July 3, 2018

Before Northwestern Mutual even competed its striking new office tower on Mason Street, it announced that it would build a new 34-story, $100 million apartment tower across the street, at 777 N. Van Buren St. Since then 7Seventy7 has altered the Milwaukee skyline. We went inside today.


Progress Report: The conversion of The Fortress building to apartments

Published March 29, 2018

The old F. Mayer Boot & Shoe Co. building - aka The Fortress - is in the midst of a major conversion from a variety of uses (industrial, retail, artist studios, band rehearsal spaces and more) into apartments. We went inside to see how the project is coming along.


6 views of The Quin apartments coming to Walker's Point

Published Aug. 14, 2017

Pittsburgh-based developer Linden Street Partners - which also has offices in Santa Ana, California - will break ground on The Quin Apartments, its first Milwaukee project, on Tuesday, Aug. 29, on the northeast corner of South 2nd and West Florida Streets.


Vim and Vigor will bring 274 apartments to former Pabst Brewery

Published June 6, 2017

Milhaus announces it has broken ground on two ground-up buildings at the former Pabst Brewery complex which are projected to open in 2018. The 274-unit Vim and Vigor apartments will include 7,000 square feet of retail space at the corner of Juneau Avenue and 10th Street.