Blair Arcade / The Blair Boutique Apartments2020-06-24T21:35:01+00:00


Blair Arcade / The Blair Boutique Apartments


St. Paul, MN


66,000 SF Office / Retail & 91 Apartment Units

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Blair Arcade and The Blair Apartments is a mixed-use property located on Selby Avenue between Western Avenue and Dale Avenue in the historic Cathedral Hill area of St. Paul.

Blair Arcade East and West include 66,000 sf of office/retail and are spread over two connected buildings. Blair Arcade East consists of the Street Level and lower level portions of the historic 1887 stone building.  The historic elements remain and have been long time home to neighborhood staples Nina’s Coffee Café’ and Estetica Salon and Day Spa.  More recently, The Coven a community and coworking space for women, has made their headquarters here.

Blair Arcade West was originally built in 1983 and was recently re-developed in 2018 by The Excelsior Group.  The new modern aesthetic blends well with the historic aspects of its adjoining building Blair Arcade East.  Both cater to a tenant mix which allows for creative office and service-based retail.

The Blair Boutique Apartments, located above Blair Arcade West were also redeveloped in 2018 bringing an updated main entry, club room and units. The retail amenities of Blair Arcade West & East add to the tenant experience allowing quick access to restaurants, fitness, and spa services right from the front door of The Blair.