Kaiser Foundation takes on another large Brady District development

By ROBERT EVATT, Tulsa World Business Writer

Link to the original story.   The George Kaiser Family Foundation is about to embark on another major conversion of an underused building in the Brady District. This time the target is the white warehouse on the north side of Archer Street between Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Detroit Avenue. The $25 million to […]

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New coalition to open Brady district book store

By JAMES D. WATTS JR., Tulsa World Scene Writer

Link to the original story.   A newly formed nonprofit organization, the Tulsa Literary Coalition, plans to bring the art of literature to the Brady Arts District and beyond. The coalition will open Magic City Books, an independent book store, on the corner of Archer Street and Detroit Avenue. The store will occupy the anchor […]

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Kaiser Foundation Plans $30M Renovation For Brady District Building

BY MEAGAN FARLEY, NEWS ON 6

Link to the original story.   TULSA, Oklahoma – At almost 100 years young, another one of Tulsa’s historic buildings will get a new life thanks to a major renovation set to begin next month. An old warehouse in the heart of the Brady Arts District has sat empty for years. The 72,000 square foot […]

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Massive building renovations in Brady District near completion

By ROBERT EVATT, Tulsa World Business Writer

Link to original story.   All told, it’s taken three years of careful planning and hard construction to get the Hotel Fox and Universal Ford buildings back into shape, said Anne Pollard James, property manager for the buildings. But now, those efforts are paying off. “It’s been exciting to see this building spring up and […]

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INNOVATORS AND DREAMERS: CHRIS LILLY

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Link to the original story.   What makes Oklahoma special? We think it’s got to be the people. And we meet some amazing people in our stories. Here’s another example. Tulsa’s Fox Hotel is one of the city’s oldest buildings—built a century ago—now faded, with bricked up windows. Nearby, the original Ford Model-T dealership languished […]

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Kaiser Foundation to renovate two Brady District buildings for bakery, apartments, restaurants, pub

By ROBERT EVATT, Tulsa World Business Writer

Link to the original story.   “Mixed use” doesn’t do justice to what the George Kaiser Family Foundation plans to put in two Brady District buildings they’ve just begun renovating. An all-star lineup of restaurateurs, including Elliot Nelson, head of the McNellie’s Group; Josh Royal, owner of R Bar; and Molly Martin, owner of Antoinette […]

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