239 South Fifth

Welcome to the official website of 239 South 5th!
Originally built in 1912, we have the great honor of exploring plans to restore this architectural masterpiece into an iconic destination, honoring history with design storytelling.

Proposed plans include a state-of-the-art hotel, culinary wonder, speakeasy imagination, entertainment, and more that will capture and celebrate the rich Kentucky culture with modern creative flair. The owners behind this landmark are dedicated to sparking community imagination with an emphasis on supporting the local economy and revitalizing downtown Louisville.

Please pardon the dust, as we continue to re-construct!


Stay updated and get in touch with us – we welcome connecting with local vendors, local businesses, and potential hospitality employees.

Cool Facts

Welcome to the website for the historic landmark known as the “Kentucky Home Life Building.” The building is located on the corner of Jefferson St and Fifth St in the heart of downtown near many of Louisville’s top-demand generators.

Get ready as we hope to create a project that will revitalize Downtown Louisville. With the potential creation of new jobs- we welcome local employees, vendors, and brands to please check back for updates and stay in touch.

Status 2021

Pre-Design Phase


Original Build

20 Stories

274,000 Square Footage


Mixed Use Commercial

Local HQ Louisville, KY
HOMĒS Hospitality 502-882-0071

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