One of St. Petersburg’s most recognizable architecture firms is expanding its downtown headquarters with the construction of a 34,000 square foot mixed-use building adjacent to its current headquarters.
Wannemacher Jensen Architects, which was founded in 1992 by Lisa Wannemacher, has been located on Downtown St. Pete’s Mirror Lake since 1998. And over time the company has grown from three to 23 employees, including the addition of Principal, and part namesake, Jason Jensen in 2002.
The firm has also expanded its offerings, which now includes interior design, design-build, development, and even entertainment services such as designing stage lighting and set installation. They also have a construction company: WJ Create.
Yesterday, St Pete City Council unanimously APPROVED Saltaire, a 35-story condo tower, as consistent with the Intown Redevelopment Plan. 🎉🏗️ Saltaire is a 192-unit tower proposed for a 1.77 acre site located at 333 1st Street South, directly across from Al Lang Stadium ⚽😁 — Full story on StPeteRising.com
Better Than Sex, a dessert restaurant, is COMING SOON to the EDGE District of Downtown St Pete! 🍰😁 Founded in Key West in 2008, Better Than Sex is the unequivocal queen of confections, where all of the menu items have sexual innuendos. 🤭 How can you go wrong with menu items like Double Stuffed, Cookie Nookie Pie, or Italian Stallion? 😂🙌 — Full Story on StPeteRising.com
BREAKING❗️ A 12-story condo tower has been proposed less than a block from bustling Beach Drive 😮☀️ The project, called The Perry, will contain 22 residences ranging from 1,700 to 2,700 square feet. Amenities at the building include a rooftop terrace, fitness center, bicycle storage, and a private garage 🏋️🚴♂️🚗 The Perry joins a growing list of projects in the immediate area including the controversial Blue Lotus, the Galaxy Hotel, and the Bliss condominium tower 🏗️🏢 — Full Story On StPeteRising.com