Independent Life Insurance Building

Jax Daily Record reports our renovation of Independent Life Insurance Building is on track

Augustine Development Group has secured a grocery store operator for its planned renovation of Downtown’s Independent Life Insurance Building. Company President Bryan Greiner confirmed the deal in a phone interview Feb. 20 but said he could not disclose the tenant for the 21,000-square-foot, ground-floor grocery space. He said the renovation project is on track to…

Grocery store, rooftop restaurant & 140 apartments planned for old downtown Jacksonville building

The Old Independent Life Tower sat vacant for close to two decades. Inside there’s an outdated cafeteria and what use to be JEA’s headquarters. It sits on West Duval street, built in 1956, at one point Florida’s tallest building. It was designed by a world renowned German architect. Developer Augustine Development Group purchased the building…[Read More]

Ambassador Hotel

The Ambassador hotel building was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983. A Part 2 with conditions has been approved for the Ambassador Hotel. The property is located in the Downtown Jacksonville National Register Historic District near City Hall and the federal and County Courthouse complexes. The now vacant Ambassador Hotel, originally…