It looks like developers have finally been awarded tax credits (according to the article I linked to below). Does this mean this building will finally be rehabbed? Hope so! You get this and the new brewery/restaurant that the Latin King folks are doing and I would say you have some real momentum going now in this area of downtown.
Crane Artist Lofts: LWO Development plans to buy and rehab 29 affordable units for families at 1440 Walnut St., Des Moines; tax credit award, $502,398.
Link to full article:
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/articl ... nav%7Chead