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HANSA Workspace Opens to the Buffalo Business Community

The Region’s first “Elevated Office Experience” Uniland Development Company, the leading local provider of office space, has officially opened HANSA, a facility that offers private and shared offices, meeting rooms, a podcast studio and event spaces in downtown Buffalo. The inspiring 32,000 square foot, two-story space is for comfort and productivity, creatively decorated in industrial chic, and replete with modern…

Uniland’s Employee Wellness Program Named a
Healthiest Employer Finalist

Health and wellness are important facets of Uniland’s corporate culture and they are reflected in the healthy food options, wellness classes and fitness incentives we provide. In recognition of the company’s wellness program and its results for our associates, Uniland is a finalist for Buffalo Business First’s Western New York Healthiest Employers Award for the seventh consecutive year. Highlights of…

Uniland’s Visiting Nursing Association Headquarters
Project Named Brick By Brick Finalist

Uniland Development Company strives to address a client’s business challenge with a real estate solution. The Visiting Nursing Association of WNY’s new headquarters has been named a finalist in the Healthcare category for Buffalo Business First’s 2020 Brick by Brick Awards. The awards recognize the best of real estate, construction, and development in Western New York. Next-Generation Nursing A build-to-suit…

Uniland’s Nicholas Karl is Putting Cancer on Ice

Uniland Architectural Designer Nicholas Karl is leveraging his fundraising and hockey skills to fight cancer. For the third conservative year, he will be participating in the 11 Day Power Play, an annual 11 day hockey marathon game to fight cancer in Western New York. Heading into the 2020 game, he is the game’s fourth highest individual fundraiser, raising over $23,000…

Uniland V.P. of Corporate Relations, Laura Zaepfel,
Lauded on Power 125 Women List

Uniland Vice President of Corporate Relations, Laura A. Zaepfel, is ranked 29th on Buffalo Business First’s Power 125 Women list for 2020. Ms. Zaepfel manages community relations, corporate philanthropy, diversity and inclusion programs, as well as government relations at Uniland. She currently serves as Board Chair of the Amherst Chamber of Commerce, and is on the boards of the Beverly…

Uniland Opens Hampton Inn Buffalo-Amherst,
North America’s First Universal Design Hotel

A New Standard for Sports Tourism and Hospitality in Buffalo Niagara Uniland Development Company opened its new $14.4 million, 107-room Hampton by Hilton hotel, the first in North America certified in Universal Design. The Hampton Inn Buffalo-Amherst at The Northtown Center athletic complex is isUD certified in Universal Design, an emerging standard for socially responsible design. Uniland and the University…

Michael J. Montante Named Uniland CEO
Carl J. Montante Assumes the Role of Executive Chairman

Uniland Development Company announced today that Michael J. Montante will succeed his father, Carl J. Montante, as the company’s Chief Executive Officer. Carl, who founded the company in 1974, remains Executive Chairman of the family-run privately held firm. Michael, age 51, has worked in various capacities at Uniland for 30 years, most recently as its Vice President of Development. Some…

Luxury Residences Hit the Market Near Gates Circle in Buffalo

Uniland's patience at Gates Circle site to pay off with home prices from $850,000 to $1.5MM. Uniland Development Company has started construction and is taking deposits on 12 upscale residences priced from $850,000 to $1.5 million in one of the City of Buffalo’s most in-demand neighborhoods, the intersection of Delaware District and Elmwood Village near the historic Gates Circle at…

Supporting Our Clients Amidst COVID-19

The health and safety of our customers, partners, and employees is of the utmost importance. Please consult our COVID-19 Resource Guide for we have put together summarizing the Federal, State and other financial assistance programs we are aware of. During the current COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, we are following guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control, the County Health Department, the…

Uniland Leaders Lauded in Business First Power 250

Buffalo is led by influential and powerful leaders who are advancing the region and strengthening our community. For the eight consecutive year, Carl J. Montante, Uniland President and Managing Director, and his son, Vice President Michael J. Montante, were named to Buffalo Business First’s Power 250 – a list of Western New York’s most influential people in 2020. Carl was…

Uniland’s Visiting Nursing Association Headquarters Lauded at NAIOP Awards

Uniland Development Company takes pride in working with clients to deliver real estate solutions that help them thrive. A recent example is the Visiting Nursing Association of WNY’s new Erie County Headquarters. The facility won for Best New Construction – Office at the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties Upstate New York Chapter Awards Dinner. Geared for Growth The…

Uniland Highlights Shift in Buffalo Workspaces

The office environment in Buffalo is evolving and Uniland is helping businesses adjust to the changes. Driven by a war for talent and changing work-life integration preferences, companies and employees are seeking new workspace environments. This shift from private offices and cube farms to more open and collaborative workspaces is a highlight of The Buffalo News’ Prospectus 2020. An article…

Laura Zaepfel Reappointed Amherst Chamber Board Chair

Uniland Vice President of Corporate Relations Laura A. Zaepfel, has been installed as Chair of the Amherst Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors for the second consecutive year. As Board Chair, Ms. Zaepfel works with the Chamber’s leadership, membership, investors, staff and community partners to further its mission of nurturing a strong economic base, maintaining a high quality of life…

Uniland Property Management Expands Industry Leadership at BOMA, IREM

Two members of the Uniland Property Management team recently expanded their roles within the industry. Senior Property Manager Joseph Szabo has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) of Greater Buffalo. BOMA is a global organization representing the owners and managers of all commercial property types, including nearly 10.5 billion square feet…

Uniland Projects Among 2020 Developments to Watch

Three of Uniland’s developments have been highlighted by Buffalo media as among the major business and development projects underway in 2020: HANSA, an innovative shared office and coworking space in downtown Buffalo, will provide a flexible and on-demand workspace solution for the local business community when it opens in the summer of 2020. HANSA (pronounced hähn-sä) is Latin for “guild,”…
Jill Pawlik, Senior Marketing Manager at Uniland Development Company

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