Author Archives: FrewDev Admin

CEDAR RAPIDS — The developer behind the renovation of Westdale Town Center — formerly just Westdale — says refinancing two loans should allow construction to ramp up after being stalled for the past year. Frew Development Group has been paying essentially out of pocket about $2 million per year on loans, company president John Frew […]

Kinseth Hospitality Company (KHC) is pleased to announce the official Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening Celebration took place at the Tru by Hilton in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The grand opening ceremony for the Tru by Hilton, located at 3900 Westdale Parkway SW, took place on Thursday March 15, 2018 with nearly 275 guests in attendance. […]

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – In its annual filing to the City of Cedar Rapids regarding its redevelopment of the former Westdale Mall, Frew Development Group, LLC has reported that it has exceeded requirements established in the Development Agreement it signed with the City in 2013. The 2013 Development Agreement established milestones for employment and incremental […]

CEDAR RAPIDS — Construction is expected to begin fairly soon for an 82-room Tru by Hilton hotel at Westdale in Cedar Rapids. Ground was broken Tuesday for the 42,000-square-foot property owned by Westdale Hotel Associates LC and operated by Kinseth Hospitality of North Liberty. The four-story hotel, just inside the Williams Boulevard SW entrance to […]

Cedar Rapids, Iowa – Kinseth Hospitality Companies, Inc. (“Kinseth”) and Frew Development Group, LLC (“FDG”) today announced that it is jointly pursuing a new hotel at the Westdale redevelopment in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  The limited service hotel will be located at the main entrance to the property on Williams Boulevard. “We are honored to partner with […]