Diner, apartments for Wash. U. students part of $80 million development.
Flames completely devour car, driver treated at scene.
Crowd witnessed shooting, but no suspect arrested yet.
Suspect may have been preparing to rob nearby store.
Home sales in the city and county are up 16 percent from a year ago, but home prices have backslidden.
Drinks will be served in bio-degradable, corn-based cups.