Call for Entries: THANK YOU FOR EXPLORING

In honor of our 16th anniversary, Rosin Preservation is excited to announce a collaboration with Accidentally Wes Anderson. Like AWA, we at Rosin Preservation are big fans of the aesthetic championed by filmmaker Wes Anderson. Our recent visit

Diving into the 1950 Census data

The National Archives released the 1950 US Federal Census records on April 1, 2022. Researchers, including us preservationists, excitedly anticipated this release and have been happily playing with the available databases from the National Archives

Rosin preservation logo with the title Missouri HTC Updates, April 2021

Missouri Historic Tax Credit Updates

The Missouri Dept. of Economic Development has been holding stakeholder workgroups to discuss improvements to the HTC application. Elizabeth has produced a webinar after participating in these workshops and shares her insight on some of

Historic Properties and Navigating Adopted Building Codes

Rachel Consolloy Nugent of Rosin Preservation and Paul Stark of Stark Wilson Duncan Architects presented a Virtual Nooniversity to AIA - Kansas City. The discussion examined how to mesh preservation requirements with contemporary building and fire

The Flashcube
This not your traditional historic building

Executive Plaza Office Building (The Flashcube) A historic tax credit rehabilitation is transforming a 1970s office building into residential apartments in downtown Kansas City. This not your traditional historic building. As such, it offers some unique

HTC Update
California Historic Tax Credit

California now has a state historic tax Credit SB 451 authorizes a California state historic tax credit beginning January 1, 2021 with a sunset date of January 1, 2026. The annual program cap will be $50

Update
New Missouri HTC Rules

Rosin Preservation attended the DED Rules and Regulations Workshop hosted by Historic Revitalization for Missouri held in Kansas City on May 21. DED staff Mark Pauley and Bongkotch Anderson provided an update on the new

Kemper / Hy-Vee Arena
The long view

It’s always gratifying to see a project from its inception to its final completion. This one started with a phone call, and ultimately transformed the fate of a civic symbol and the West Bottoms District. Wideawake