The City of Milwaukee is seeking grant funding that would extend the Streetcar north along 4th and 5th streets, creating a true transit-orientated development opportunity.
The site is located along Wisconsin Avenue is the main east-west bus transit route in Milwaukee County offering easy access.
A future extension of The Milwaukee Streetcar is envisioned to run along 4th & 5th Streets with a station at the site.
The site is across from the Wisconsin Center and directly to the west of the Shops of Grand Avenue, whose new ownership envisions a significant reinvestment to make the property into a mixed use hub of office, retail, entertainment, and residential uses.
Local Development Trends & Market Indicators
In the last 18 months over 500,000 SF of formerly Class B & C office space have been repurposed from more than 400 new apartments a new 150 room Spring Hill Suites hotel.