News & Blog: Archive
August 2018My Stateline: Business keeps booming in downtown Rockford WREX: Urban Equity Properties buys commercial building in downtown Rockford TRRT: UEP sponsors blighted nursing home cleanup
July 2018Rockford Register Star: Urban Equity Properties doubles down on downtown Rockford RRStar.com: Investment in Rockford’s downtown looks great WREX: New downtown Rockford gas station now open The Rock River Times: Aldermen approve downtown gas station The Rock River Times: UEP announces major downtown developments
April 2018RRStar: Despite old superstitions, 13th floor units popular in downtown Rockford high-rises
November 201713WREX: Downtown Rockford Market Coming to Burnham Lofts
October 201723WIFR: Construction begins on Valencia Apartments
August 2017WREX: Extension of tax credits signals more redevelopment for downtown Rockford RRStar: Chuck Sweeny: Why I support downtown Rockford gas station RRStar: Kelley’s Market makes sense for downtown Rockford 13WREX: City council discusses downtown gas station
July 201713WREX: Proposal to build gas station in downtown Rockford draws mixed reviews RRStar: New gas station could be coming to downtown Rockford Rock River Times: KW looking to build downtown gas station
March 2017Transform 815: Flavor revelation leads to Olive Oil Experience stores in Loves Park, Rockford RRStar: Rockford-area rental market robust, landlords say
February 2017WIFR: Burnham Lofts open in historic Rockford Trust Building
January 2017WREX: Rockford’s downtown recognized by urban developers WREX: River Edge Historic Tax Credit extension expected to benefit Rockford's downtown
December 2016WREX: Rockford shoppers head downtown for last minute gifts RRStar: Gov. Rauner signs bill to extend tax credit vital for Rockford redevelopment RRStar: Transform Rockford: 5 projects that aim to remake downtown Rockford RRStar: Transform Rockford: Ideas to transform 4 vacant buildings in downtown Rockford RRstar: Downtown Rockford apartments in Burnham Lofts to open in January, developer says RRstar: Our View: Record Stroll on State latest example of rejuvenated downtown Rockford RRstar: "5 Rockford redevelopment projects spurred by River Edge program" Urban Equity Properties Promo
November 2016WIFR: New apartments go up in Former Trust Building WREX: Rockford Trust Building getting new name as it becomes apartment building
October 2016WREX: First look inside renovated Rockford Trust Building
September 2016WREX: Long-abandoned Valencia Apartment building to be renovated
July 2016Helicopter lift at the Rockford Trust Building
June 2016RRstar: "After delay, historic Rockford apartment project ready to start near downtown" WREX: "Downtown Rockford residents push for grocery store" The Rock River Times: “UW Sports Factory: a smile for a planned dream come true”
May 2016RRstar: "Rockford moves closer to $3M housing fix for Coronado Haskell neighborhood" RRstar: "Rockford tries again to rehab historic, blighted apartment complex"
April 2016Northwest Quarterly: "25 Local People Who Inspire" RRstar: "Transform Rockford: The next big thing for downtown Rockford"
January 2016RRstar: "Urban Equity Properties to partner on Rockford Trust Building makeover" RRStar: "It's 2016, many ribbons to be cut in Rockford this year" WREX: "New Housing Options Coming to Rockford's Midtown District"
November 2015Northwest Quarterly: "Rockford’s Midtown Rising"
April 2015The Rock River Times: “Talcott acquisition continues west side trend"
April 2014Urban Equity Properties' "Hanley Lofts" project depends on Ziock development
January 2014400 Block of East State Street -- Project Begins!
October 2013Urban Equity's Tax Credit Incentives Urban Equity Properties begins its 300 E State project -- in the Rockford Register Star
September 2013Urban Equity Properties in the news:
August 2013Metropolitan Hall Lofts is Beginning Construction!