Alongside Wisconsin Redevelopment, we are honored to have been presented with Progress Lakeshore's Neighborhood Development Award for the Artist Lofts. Located in Manitowoc, WI, this development is turning an abandoned manufacturing plant into 40 units of affordable housing. “(The project) served as a catalyst for economic development and demonstrated an innovative partnership approach between the [...]
APRIL 6, 2016 - Almena, WI– NeighborWorks America announced last month that Impact Seven, Inc. has been recommended to receive $492,000 in 2016 grant funding, an over 170% increase from 2015’s award. The grant funds are to be used across a variety of Impact Seven programming, including real estate development, asset management and business lending. A complete [...]
With the restoration of the “Celebrate the Arts” mural, the gateway to Bronzeville is alive again with brilliant color. The extensive painting project was completed by a team of artists, including prolific muralist and artist Reynaldo Hernandez, who led the original project.
Impact Seven looks towards spring 2016 lease-up. FEB 22, 2016 – RICE LAKE, WI - A February 17 site visit confirms that the extensive renovations and new construction at the future site of the Franklin School Apartments is nearing completion. In late July of 2015, the project officially broke ground, with Impact Seven at the [...]
Celebratory Unveiling of the Restored Inner City Arts Mural Scheduled Open house set for Bronzeville Cultural and Entertainment District iconic mural restoration FEB 18, 2016 – Milwaukee, WI – Impact Seven, Inc. invites the Bronzeville area to celebrate the completed rehabilitation of the well-known “Celebrate the Arts” mural. The event will be held on March [...]
The iconic estate sees new life as an event center and offices JAN 14, 2015 – Ashland, WI – Impact Seven, Inc. will be hosting a grand opening reception for the Wilmarth Mansion Historic Event Spaces on Jan. 28. The event is open to the public and will include music, free appetizers and refreshments from [...]
"It's going to be providing 40 units of affordable housing; 36 are going to have rent restrictions for 30 years," said Giornalista. "So it's going to have long-term affordability."
Impact Seven's Milwaukee offices are home to an iconic mural by Reynaldo Hernandez - we're elated that after 20 years, the original artist was able to help us preserve this beautiful landmark for decades to come. Check out this breathtaking before and after, and stay tuned for an official unveiling celebration in the new year.
Adaptive reuse and renovation of the historic Mirro Plant #3 underway DEC. 9, 2015 - Manitowoc, Wis. – The Office of the Governor, the City of Manitowoc, Impact Seven, Inc. and Wisconsin Redevelopment, LLC will be hosting an official groundbreaking for Artist Lofts on December 17. This highly anticipated project involves the adaptive reuse of [...]
Governor Scott Walker joined community and business leaders in a ceremony Thursday, October 22nd to celebrate the Freshwater Plaza groundbreaking in Milwaukee. The Freshwater Plaza is being developed by Wangard Partners, Inc. They specialize in green, sustainable, and efficient spaces for office, multi-family, industrial, and retail developments nationwide.