• Downtown Kansas City is experiencing its most organized and significant wave of development and revitalization. Since 2000, public and private projects totaling $7.3 billion have been completed.

• One of the major investments helping to generate additional development downtown is the new streetcar line which opened in May 2016. The streetcar line cost approximately $100 million and connects the City Market on the north end of the downtown submarket and Crown Center on the southern end.

  • Downtown is undergoing a residential boom with 4,558 units completed since 2014, and another 1,767 units under construction with completion expected over the next two years.