In the News: How Ohio State Unlocked Its New 'Front Door'

Before the first cranes went up and the foundation was laid for the buildings now rising at 15th and High, Ohio State University and Campus Partners had to topple a long line of linked land deals along High Street, acquiring and swapping properties needed for the development that officials are calling the university’s new “front door.”

As Campus Partners worked to secure one property, it would lead to another. And if things didn’t align, the project would never fall into place.