September 12, 2013

New Pierhouse complex stokes talk of 'destiny' while evoking Tampa's grittier past

Tampa Bay Times by Drew Harwell Decades ago, when this industrial shoreline was mostly wharves and warehouses, the longshoremen here probably never guessed they’d be cited as inspiration for luxury apartments. Yet standing Thursday among the rusted-steel artwork of Pierhouse, the Channel District’s newest rental complex, developer Arturo Peña is quick to share credit for…


New hope for Tampa's Channelside complex

WFLA – By Natalie Shepherd TAMPA, FL – City leaders and real estate developers celebrated the opening of the Pierhouse complex in Tampa’s Channelside district Thursday morning. The apartment complex includes a new park, with art and green space for residents. “We want people to move to downtown. We want people to live the 24 hour…