Marquette Tech District

Description The Marquette Tech District project involved the adaptive-reuse of two historical buildings that were renovated into a tech-powered business incubation center and a Marriott Courtyard hotel in Cape Girardeau, MO. The redevelopment of two historic buildings was the beginning steps toward developing a live-work-play atmosphere for downtown Cape Girardeau. The project has given innovative, […]

Rainbow Village

The Project involved the new construction of an extended-stay Home2Suits by Hilton hotel and remodel of an Applebee’s restaurant on the south side of Kansas City, Kansas near the University of Kansas Hospital. The site was occupied by a deteriorated shopping center that was demolished and is being replaced by the hotel with the existing […]

39-Rainbow

39 Rainbow taps the commerical potential of one of the region’s largest and fasted growing campuses, the Univesity of Kansas – Kansas City. Located across the street from the University of Kansas Medical Center, the project features urban-style design with retail and residential components, and an 83-room Holiday Inn Express. The first floor of the […]

La Posada Pintada

Financing for the expansion of La Posada Pintada, a family-owned inn in Bluff, where traditional sources of financing have been hard to obtain for small-business owners in the rural community. The expansion from six rooms to 10 at La Posada Pintada created jobs and to increased occupancy rates and consumer spending in the area, which […]

Sessions Hotel

Adaptive reuse of local landmark as a boutique hotel and centerpiece of downtown revitalization efforts. “We’re excited about it,” said Kimberly Christner, president and CEO of Cornerstone and a partner in the project. “It’s been a long road, and we’ve been silent, but we would just say the same things trying to get it all […]

La Castenda

Borrower is to rehabilitate the Plaza Hotel and rehab and re-open the La Castaneda Hotel. Once complete, the borrower will manage (or cause to have managed) the Hotels in a manner that cultivates community benefits. Examples may include catalyzing economic vitality in the area surrounding the hotels, offering free or discounted meeting space for local […]

Chawla Hospitality Academy

The Chawla family, owners of one of the most successful hospitality companies in Mississippi, has joined forces with Mississippi Delta Community College (MDCC) to create a new job-training institute that will be designed to attract hospitality trainees from across the region. A new, 63-room ($6.5M) Hampton Inn in the rural Mississippi Delta has partnered with Coahoma […]

AC Hotel

Spartanburg, SC has historically been known as “Hub City” due to its prevalence of railways. The county is also located at the crossroads of heavily traveled Interstates 85 and 26, which has brought suburban growth to the region. But downtown Spartanburg — located miles from the interstates — has struggled to thrive over the years. […]

Travelers Hotel

Received $1,250,000 loan to takeout a construction loan for the rehabilitation of historic hotel in Clarksdale, MS to be run by an artist co-op. In 2018, the Travelers Hotel opened to not only celebrate Clarksdale’s rich musical and artistic history, but to transform the local economy by creating a place where art and artists can […]

Coyote Valley Hotel and Wastewater

The new Coyote Valley Hotel will be 55,000 square feet and will have 101 guest rooms. It is located along US Highway 101, a major commercial artery bringing customers through the region for business, tourism and gaming purposes. The tribe is also increasing wastewater capacity and building safer highway access to the reservation.