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Industry news and thoughts from our talented team.

24 March 2011 // Thoughts

16 Stages of Project Development – Final Concept

Stage 8: Final Concept Design Your design language has taken shape, and you are beginning to understand the relationship between…
10 March 2011 // Thoughts

16 Stages of Project Development – Preliminary Concept

Stage 7 - Preliminary Concept Design In our last post, JRA began the legwork of designing your project.  We developed your criteria…
03 March 2011 // Thoughts

16 Stages of Project Development – Master Planning and Programming

Stage 6 – Master Planning and Programming You’ve received (at least part of) your project’s funding, and government authorities have…
24 February 2011 // Thoughts

Guest Blog: Robert Niles of Theme Park Insider

Today on Insights, we have a special treat for our readers: a Q&A with Robert Niles, founder and editor of Theme…
17 February 2011 // Thoughts

16 Stages of Project Development – The JRA Design Philosophy

The JRA Design Philosophy You’ve gotten your land, your building permits and your funding.  Now it’s time to craft your…
10 February 2011 // Thoughts

16 Stages of Project Development – Financing and Feasibility

Stages 4-5: Show Me the Money Stage 4: Finances After you’ve gotten your approvals and your site is ready to…
03 February 2011 // Thoughts

16 Stages of Project Development – Beginning at the Beginning

Stages 1-3: The Work Before the Work, or Getting to Know Your Government Officials Stage 1: Zoning Over the next…
14 January 2011 // JRA Culture

Why Cincinnati? Part Two

Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame and Museum Why We Stay The University of Cincinnati continues to serve as one of…
13 January 2011 // Thoughts

Why Cincinnati? Part One

More than a few times (a month), a vendor, colleague or client asks us: “why are you in Cincinnati?” While…