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Upscale student housing near RIT sells for a whopping $161 million (access required)

The majority ownership interest in APEX, the upscale student living community that opened near Rochester Institute of Technology in the spring, has been sold for $161,500,000. APEX Rochester LLC, a subsidiary of The Michaels Organization of New Jersey, sold the ...

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National developer returns to refurbish Keeler Park Apartments (access required)

A national firm committed to refurbishing and re-creating affordable housing communities is returning to Rochester to embark on another project, this one with a total price tag of $121 million. Community Preservation Partners (CPP) will team with Conifer Realty LLC ...

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Steel Tech Fabricators receives state Senate Empire Award (access required)

Steel Tech Fabricators, which provides structural as well as a variety of related steel services, received the New York State Senate Empire Award from Sen. Jeremy Cooney. Steel Tech Fabricators was founded in 2005 by Terence Brown, his son, TJ, ...

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Amazon’s new facilities on target to open in Q4 of 2022 (access required)

Two new Amazon facilities just 1.2 miles apart on Rochester’s west side are on schedule for the start of operations in the fourth quarter of 2022, the company says. Construction cranes surround the massive 2.6 million-square-foot warehouse and distribution center ...

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Pa.-based HB Global buys The Bell Company (access required)

The Bell Company, mechanical and plumbing contractors based in Rochester and with a significant presence throughout the eastern United States, has been sold to a Pennsylvania firm. HB Global, LLC., of Harrisburg acquired The Bell Company last week. The Rochester ...

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Norm Jones to retire after more than 40 years with city of Rochester (access required)

Norm Jones, who worked his way up from the lowest-paid title position to head of the department with the largest budget, will be ending his 40-plus year career with the city of Rochester. Jones, commissioner of the Department of Environmental ...

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$59.2 million student housing community planned near RIT (access required)

Lukas Amalfi remembers college life well, including the off-campus living aspect. Along the way to earning a bachelor's degree in real estate development from the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University, he shared a house not far from campus with six other students.

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RG&E improving electricity reliability in North Winton Village (access required)

Upgrades are underway on Rochester Gas and Electric’s aging substation 43 in the North Winton Village area. The facility at 101 Wyand Crescent near Farmington Park is being rebuilt to increase capacity and provide a more reliable energy grid for ...

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