Top residential, commercial real estate deals of the week — Sept. 7
DEALS OF THE WEEK
A quick look at recent retail, commercial and industrial projects, sales and leases of note in Western Pennsylvania
Property sold: Painter-Kosor Road, South Huntingdon
Seller: O.C. Cluss Lumber Co., Uniontown
Buyer: West Brothers Holding LP (Gas Field Specialists), New York
Details: Former 26,000-square-foot trust facility of O.C. Cluss, to be use for transportation activities of Gas Field
Comment: “Probably only do some interior cleanup, and perhaps in a year, add 15 new employees,” said Brad West, vice president and gas field specialist.
Property sold: 2461-81 Brodhead Road, Aliquippa
Seller: Shaben Michael Sons Inc.
Buyer: Paul and Andrea Wolfe, Steven Augustein
Details: The Crestmont Shopping Center, a single-story, 50,157-square-foot retail strip built in 1955 with 11 tenants
Comment: “We wanted to insure our store, C&I Hardware Inc., would remain in the center for the future as we take over from our parents,” said Andrea Wolfe, whose parents are retiring from C&I.
Property sold:3949 Patterson Road, Raccoon Township
Seller: Hopewell Area School District
Buyer: Mark IV Development LLC, Aliquippa
Details: An elementary school building on about 30 acres; has been vacant since 2007
Comment: “We plan major renovations of the building for potential office use, although we would consider residential,” said Marco Policastro whose family, Policastro Construction, purchased the school.
TOP DOLLAR HOMES
Recent home and condominium sales that brought top prices in Western Pennsylvania
Property: 131 Buckthorn Road, Marshall
Seller: Bristol Global Mobility
Buyer: Craig Brown, trustee
Details: A two-story brick Provincial on 4.58 acres; rear deck and patio; covered porch with hot tub; three fireplaces; two-story foyer; vaulted tray ceilings; balcony
Comment: “Buyers loved this six-bedroom home on private acres, liked top-rated North Allegheny School District, inground pool and pool house with kitchen and covered porch,” said Kevin Mihm of Coldwell Banker Real Estate.
Property: 409 Old Clairton Road, Jefferson Hills
Seller: Thomas A. and Patrice M. Becker
Buyer: Thomas and Christine Beringer
Details: Two-story stone home with family room; kitchen with floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace; windows to floor; warning drawer; trash compacter; master suite with built-in media center; master bath with open dressing area.
Comment: “The buyer liked the uniqueness of the property with its fabulous lot and overall privacy,” said Susan Brunko of Berkshire Hathaway Home Service
Property: 421 Parker Drive, Mt. Lebanon
Seller: Donald and Karen C. Roman
Buyer: William and Kyra Muntan
Details: Two-story brick Tudor; updated newer roof; mahogany fireplace mantel with lighted display cabinetry; recessed lighting; beamed ceiling; den/office; covered veranda; table top parklike lot.
Comment: “Buyers loved the charm of this home, along with the beautiful updates, fabulous flat yard, and they sought after this location,” said Stacey Diaz, selling agent, and Diana Mathison, listing agent, both of Howard Hanna Real Estate.
Sam Spatter is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. He can be reached at 412-320-7843 or email@example.com.