December
10

Mandel sells Marine Terminal office space in 3rd Ward

Mandel Group Inc. sold a block of riverside office space in Milwaukee’s 3rd Ward for $10.45 million to a local investor, according to state records. The 41,000 square feet of offices comprise the first floor of Mandel’s Marine Terminal Building at 100 N. Broadway. The space is leased to the Milwaukee office of HGA Architects […]

November
12

Harbor District lands anchor projects

In late February 2016, Lilith Fowler sat down with a map of a 1,000-acre area people were just beginning to recognize as Milwaukee’s Harbor District and began thinking about possibilities for the abandoned sites, vacant lots and aged heavy industrial buildings. Fowler and city leaders could see potential in the Harbor District. Today, less than […]

August
03

Should City Buy Third Ward Swing Bridge?

A new link is in the works between the Historic Third Ward and Walker’s Point. To make the connection happen and further extend the Milwaukee RiverWalk, a long-unused railroad swing bridge in the Milwaukee River would be repurposed as the central link in a new pedestrian bridge. Alderman Robert Bauman introduced the idea of the city acquiring the bridge at a […]

July
20

Mandel Acquires Riverfront Properties; Assembles 4.25 Acre Development Site

Milwaukee‐based Mandel Group, Inc. has purchased two riverfront properties in the Fifth Ward/Walker’s Point area, comprising 2.25 acres with nearly 700 feet of river frontage facing toward Milwaukee’s skyline. The properties, located at 318‐338 South Water Street, were historically used by Kurth Malthouse operations and its related grain elevators. The malt house complex was demolished years ago, while […]

July
20

Mandel plans $130 million mixed-use neighborhood in Walker’s Point

Mandel Group changed its proposal for an office-heavy riverside development in Walker’s Point, and its new $130 million vision has more apartments, some potentially with shared makerspace, and a hotel. The redevelopment covers more than 4 acres at South Water and East Florida streets. It’s a mostly industrial area, with a boat service yard and […]

June
20

Beláy Apartments Receives Prestigious American Architecture Award

Over 100 shortlisted buildings have won the prestigious 2018 American Architecture Awards® for the best new buildings designed and constructed by American architects in the U.S. and abroad and by international architects for buildings designed and built in the United States. Belay MKE is a mixed‐use development at the northern edge of downtown Milwaukee, a […]

April
23

Mandel buys last of available research park land for apartments, cafe

Mandel Group Inc. will soon start construction on an apartment building and renovate a historic powerhouse in the Milwaukee County Research Park. The developer over the past week bought properties for those projects from the nonprofit business that runs the research park. The land deals will advance a plan to build the four-story Crescent apartment […]

April
13

From former tannery to high-end housing: The North End helps transform downtown Milwaukee

The largest new upscale housing development in Milwaukee’s downtown area started with the abrupt shutdown of a tannery. Nearly 20 years later, The North End, which is being developed by Mandel Group Inc., is finally finishing its last phase. The $190 million project is bringing around 900 new residents to the neighborhood where downtown meets […]

April
12

DoMUS | 441 E. Erie St. | Milwaukee

DoMUS, the latest residential addition to Milwaukee’s riverfront, completes one of the last remaining segments on the riverwalk’s east shore, providing continuity and access from downtown to Lake Michigan. “As a result of this development the riverwalk system is now complete throughout the Historic Third Ward,” said Bob Monnat, chief operating officer of Mandel Group Inc., […]

March
26

How Mandel Group practices eco-friendly development

At Mandel Group, we are proud to be “eco-friendly.” We are committed to environmentally responsible real estate development in a way that far outpaces the “green” claims of companies today. It’s important to us today and for the future — after all, residential and commercial buildings account for a whopping 43% of the energy consumed […]

March
14

Mandel Group raises nearly $10 million in capital stock for Fox Point luxury apartments

Construction is underway for a 10-acre, 103-unit luxury apartment complex being developed in Fox Point by Milwaukee-based Mandel Group Inc. Mandel Group recently raised $9.92 million in equity for the project, according to a regulatory filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The Chiswick at Dunwood, located at North Port Washington Road and West […]