(Al Hartmann  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Publik Coffee Roasters at 975 S. West Temple. Even in Mormonism’s capital, Salt Lake City’s cup runneth over with coffee shops
    Salt Lake City rates well among U.S. cities for easy access to coffee, according to a new analysis trumpeting Thursday as National Coffee Day. Althoug...
    Updated Sep 29 2016 11:21 am   |     |   Share
    photo courtesy cityhomeCOLLECTIVE  Ralph Becker’s house is on the market. Former Mayor Becker isn’t moving away, but he is moving — his east Salt Lake City home is for sale
    For sale: A Tudor-style home in Salt Lake City’s posh Federal Heights, priced at below $1 million and lovingly owned by a former mayor. Ralph Becker, ...
    Updated Sep 08 2016 02:22 pm   |     |   Share
    (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   A historic home in Salt Lake City’s Yalecrest area. Salt Lake City ranks 11th for first-time homebuyers
    Salt Lake City ranks well nationally as a favorable housing market for first-time buyers, according to the personal-finance website WalletHub. Utah’s ...
    Updated Jul 18 2016 09:12 pm   |     |   Share
    (Al Hartmann  |  Tribune file photo)   New houses have sprung up just north of I-15 in Lehi near the Outlets at Traverse Mountain.  Utah County is growing at a rapid rate and that is expected to continue in coming decades as the No. 2 largest county in the state draws closer to Salt Lake County. Northern Utah real estate barometer: Prices and demand are up, affordability and inventory are down
    A lack of available home-ready land and higher labor costs are squeezing affordability in housing markets along the Wasatch Front and Back, a new stud...
    Updated May 02 2016 03:56 pm   |     |   Share
    Utah students to vie for real money in real estate contest
    The Utah Real Estate Challenge offers college students a shot at winning big bucks with their own development plans. Sponsored by the Ivory-Boyer Real...
    Updated Apr 06 2016 02:51 pm   |     |   Share
    |  Courtesy David Weekley Homes  Texas-based homebuilder David Weekley Homes broke ground in January on a 79-home project in Draper, called Deer Run Preserve.  Pictured are (l-r) Michelle Weeks, Draper City Council Member; Rod Staten, Division President David Weekley Homes; Doug Young, Draper Highland LLC; Troy Walker, Mayor of Draper City; William Rappleye, Draper City Council Member; Jeff Stenquist, Draper City Council Member; and Walter Watson, Area President David Weekley Homes. World’s largest parade of homes starts soon in Utah
    One of the country’s biggest privately held homebuilders is putting on what it says is the largest parade of homes in the world. Starting April 1, Dav...
    Updated Mar 30 2016 04:06 pm   |     |   Share
    |  Courtesy Woodside Homes  A home in Ashley Meadows in American Fork, a new development of  custom-built single-family homes being unveiled by homebuilder Woodside Homes. New ‘mountain community’ coming to American Fork
    Homebuilder Woodside Homes is unveiling its new development of custom-built single-family houses in American Fork, dubbed Ashley Meadows. Woodside pla...
    Updated Mar 03 2016 02:42 pm   |     |   Share
    Senior-living company buys Sandy center
    Kisco Senior Living, a provider of residential settings for seniors, has announced it is expanding to a second Utah location. In further signs of the ...
    Updated Feb 03 2016 01:03 pm   |     |   Share
    Provo fire-protection company riding U.S. apartment boom
    Illustrating the wide impacts of the recent U.S. apartment-building boom, a Provo company is gaining national publicity over its device designed to pr...
    Updated Jan 14 2016 02:17 pm   |     |   Share
    (Al Hartmann  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   The iconic Trolley Square tower.  Khosrow Semnani purchased Trolley Square and revamped it, including installing an electrical sign on the approximately 100-foot-tall water tower. New arrival at Salt Lake City’s Trolley Square: an event center
    Trolley Square will welcome a major new tenant to the Salt Lake City mall next week, one that reveals a lot about the historic retail center’s evolvin...
    Updated Jan 06 2016 04:53 pm   |     |   Share
    (Steve Griffin  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Crews demolish the Arrow Press Square building  in Salt Lake City, Thursday, December 3, 2015. The building was built in 1908 and was home to various businesses including restaurants, a radio station and the Dead Goat Saloon. Photos: Crews demolish historic building at Arrow Press Square in Salt Lake City
    Crews began demolishing the Arrow Press Square building in Salt Lake City on Thursday. The building was erected in 1908 and was home to various busin...
    Updated Dec 07 2015 03:43 pm   |     |   Share
    |  Courtesy  This office building at 111 S. Main in Salt Lake City is scheduled to open later in 2016. Big commercial real-estate firm to get even bigger in Utah
    One of the region’s largest full-service commercial real estate firms is dramatically increasing its footprint and firepower in Utah’s capital. Coldw...
    Updated Nov 17 2015 02:48 pm   |     |   Share
    Something new under the sun: a summer office boom in Salt Lake County
    Summer typically brings a seasonal slowdown in the business of finding and renting office space. But not summer 2015 in Salt Lake County, according to...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 03:03 pm   |     |   Share
    Courtesy  |  Equus Capital Partners  Madison Settler’s Point in Salt Lake City was one of seven apartment properties in three cities recently sold to a Los Angeles-based real estate investment firm for $255 million. L.A. firm scoops up Taylorsville apartment complex
    An apartment complex in Taylorsville is part of a $255 million deal that illustrates the demand these days among investors seeking multifamily residen...
    Updated Sep 25 2015 04:50 pm   |     |   Share
    Attention developers: Feds have prime property up for grabs in downtown Salt Lake City
    The federal government is throwing an interesting piece of downtown Salt Lake City property into play. The U.S. General Services Administration announ...
    Updated Sep 18 2015 08:52 am   |     |   Share
    |  Courtesy CBRE  South Temple Tower in Salt Lake City is being renovated to a Class A office facility. Downtown Salt Lake City’s University Club Tower getting a new look, a new name and new cachet
    Owners of a 50-year-old downtown Salt Lake City building have launched $10 million in renovations to the South Temple office property, part of their q...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 12:18 pm   |     |   Share
    Courtesy  |  Wood Partners  Artist’s rendering of Alta Gateway, a 277-unit complex of luxury apartments being built west of The Gateway shopping center in Salt Lake City. Rooms with a view: 277 luxury rentals going up near Salt Lake City’s Gateway
    Developer Wood Partners has announced it is on track with construction of a 277-unit luxury apartment complex just west of The Gateway shopping center...
    Updated Feb 02 2016 12:05 pm   |     |   Share
    Salt Lake City’s former cop shop may have a new future — as housing, shops and offices
    Salt Lake City wants to enlist a private developer to renovate an aging downtown tower known to longtime residents as the former Public Safety Buildin...
    Updated Dec 03 2015 12:58 pm   |     |   Share
    Courtesy  |  Hamlet Homes  Energy efficient town homes in the Nevis development of Newpark Town Center near Park City, built by Utah-based Hamlet Homes. ‘Green’ town homes are red-hot sellers near Park City
    Homebuyers have gobbled up a series of upscale energy-efficient town homes being built at Kimball Junction near Park City. All but two of 23 town hous...
    Updated Jul 14 2015 11:18 am   |     |   Share
    California firm buys 100s of Utah apartments
    A California-based real estate investment firm said Tuesday it is buying a major chunk of the Wasatch Front apartment rental market. Gelt Inc. of Los ...
    Updated Jul 07 2015 06:54 pm   |     |   Share
    High-end German real estate firm lands in St. George
    Engel & Völkers — a top German purveyor of luxury residential properties, yachts and private jets — has opened a 10-agent office in St. George. Offici...
    Updated Jun 23 2015 04:30 pm   |     |   Share
    (Scott Sommerdorf   |  Tribune file photo)   A TRAX train passes on Salt Lake City’s Main Street. How do you attract the best workers? Set up shop in a walkable downtown
    Business leaders say that walkable downtowns are becoming a crucial tool in what they do. Surveys of nearly 500 U.S. companies that moved to or expand...
    Updated Jun 19 2015 04:18 pm   |     |   Share
    (Chris Detrick  |  Tribune file photo)   The 210-unit Vue at Sugar House Crossing at the corner of 2100 South and 1100 East, which opened in 2014, is part of an apartment-construction boom along the Wasatch Front. A  Seattle-based trade group says Salt Lake City’s rental investment market ranks as one of the best in the country. Study: Salt Lake City’s rental market among nation’s best for investors
    Salt Lake City once again ranks among the best U.S. cities for investing in rental properties. All Property Management, a trade group for those who ow...
    Updated Jun 18 2015 05:06 pm   |     |   Share
    Self-help housing program puts Summit residents in new homes
    There’s a different take on affordable housing in the River Bluffs subdivision of Francis, Utah. Seven new homes in the south Summit County town have ...
    Updated Jun 17 2015 04:35 pm   |     |   Share
    |  Courtesy Promontory  A view from Promontory, a luxury residential development near Park City. ‘Top of the Summit’ offers Park City lots with a view — for a cool $600K
    They saved the best views until now. Officials with the luxury mountain development near Park City known as Promontory are selling 26 of their choices...
    Updated Jun 17 2015 04:30 pm   |     |   Share