Archive for June, 2012
Whether it’s an office building or residential house, most properties come with a history of former owners. With that history can come some fascinating revelations on what purpose the building was utilized to serve. This week we’re looking at properties that housed some noteworthy organizations, from explorers to educators.
For those who once dreamed of planning their mission to the moon or rocket to the stars, take a look at the former Nasa Buildings 500/501 in Fairview Park, Ohio being offered by the U.S. General Services Administration (that’s right – NASA!). With two 3-story office buildings boasting 200,000sf of rentable space and approximately 9.8 acres of land, this property is fully loaded with vital amenities including 88 parking spaces, a loading dock, fluorescent lighting, roof mounted zoned HVAC, a sprinkler system, and masonry brick/split rock walls. PA is picking this one for its obvious ‘coolness’ factor – it’s NASA! Auction date is July 30th.
The food industry has always drawn investors and business owners from various backgrounds. Whether you’ve always dreamed of being the next great American chef or manning the helm of the latest chic eatery, you’ll want to check out these restaurant properties hitting the auction block.
Take a look at Tranzon’s 10,107sf restaurant building in Louisville, Kentucky. Boasting a large commercial kitchen, spacious dining area, and various kitchen equipment, this two-story building has commercial zoning and is being offered as an absolute auction. PA digs this one for its prime location, just off busy Eastern Parkway and only minutes from the University of Louisville, yielding possible investors/owners a steady slew of patrons. Auction date is June 28th. Read the rest of this entry »