SandRidge Energy To Sell Oklahoma City Campus
SandRidge Energy has chosen NGKF Capital Markets to represent the disposition of the firm's Downtown Oklahoma City property portfolio. The campus encompasses four properties that include SandRidge Tower, Braniff Building, Parkside Building and the Broadway Kerr Parking Facility. “SandRidge is fully committed to maintaining occupancy in their current headquarters,” said Mark Beffort, Managing Director at NGLSB. “They’ve played an integral part in Downtown’s renaissance and will continue to be a part of its ongoing revitalization.”
18-Month Study of Emerging Innovation District
The Brookings Institution and Project for Public Spaces have begun an 18-month study of Oklahoma City's emerging innovation district, an area encompassing the Oklahoma Health Center and Automobile Alley. It will focus on the district's economic strengths' and quality of place, as part of the Bass Initiative on Innovation and Placemaking.
The study will examine the rising interplay between innovation, quality places and economic growth by studying innovation districts in Oklahoma City and Philadelphia. The work aims to catalyze a new approach to city-building that integrates the reinforcing benefits of vibrant public spaces, innovation urban economies and inclusive growth.
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