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HANSA workspace Receives Certification for Universal Design

Becomes the first coworking and shared office center in North America to receive the designation BUFFALO, NY - Opened in August 2020, HANSA workspace, a flexible coworking and shared office center in downtown Buffalo, has earned its first national recognition and is now isUD Certified (innovative solutions for Universal Design). The isUD designation is a standard for ensuring inclusivity and…

Uniland Unveils Town Center Concept Plan for Eastern Hills Mall

Site To Become Western New York’s First Town Center Amherst, NY – Uniland Development Company and Mountain Development Corp. (MDC) are proud to unveil plans for the conversion of Eastern Hills Mall into a walkable, mixed-use Town Center. The Eastern Hills Town Center revitalizes an aging, 100-acre shopping complex through the development of new office, medical, residential, shopping, dining, recreational…

Uniland Projects Lauded at Buffalo Business First’s Brick by Brick Awards

Uniland Development Company addresses business challenges with real estate solutions. Four of our projects have been named finalists for Buffalo Business First’s 2021 Brick by Brick Awards. The awards recognize the best of real estate, construction, and development in Western New York. From assisting clients with site selection and design to construction and interior design, Uniland’s full-service capabilities is reflected…

Uniland Expands Development Department Staff

Uniland Development Company is strengthening its Development department with the promotion of Mary Hazlett, NCIDQ, to Senior Architectural/Interior Designer, the promotion of Sean Flury to Senior Project Analyst and the hiring of Marc Wyzykowski as Real Estate Development Project Manager. The Development department is led by Director Kellena Kane, with its Planning & Design team led by Director Kevin Kirk.…

Uniland to Develop 150,000 SF Manufacturing Facility in Lackawanna

Buffalo, N.Y. — The Buffalo and Erie County Industrial Land Development Corporation (“ILDC”) Board of Directors approved the sale of 9.2 acres at Renaissance Commerce Park to Uniland Development Company (“Uniland”). Uniland plans to build a 150,000 sq. ft. manufacturing spec building (expandable to 300,000 SF) that will bring private businesses and jobs to the Lackawanna site, part of which…

Uniland is Energized About Its Plans to Build
a 20-acre Solar Park in Buffalo

Buffalo, New York (Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020) – Uniland Development Company has re-energized its strategy for a 20-acre parcel at Buffalo Lakeside Commerce Park by pivoting from plans for a multi-modal transportation center to the City’s first large-scale solar project. Uniland representatives shined light on the new concept for 255 Ship Canal Parkway today (Tuesday) when they met with the…

Western New York Commercial Real Estate Development Exceeds $20 Billion

The Buffalo Niagara landscape continues its transformation thru continued regional investment. The 2020 Build Western New York report from Buffalo Business First cites $20.77 billion in regional investment, including major projects by Uniland Development Company. The report features impactful Uniland initiatives across Erie County: HANSA Workspace: Located in downtown Buffalo, this inspiring 32,000-square-foot, two-story space is for comfort and productivity.…

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 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 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…

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…

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 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,”…

Uniland’s Hotel Profiled as Leader in Emerging Universal Design Trend

Uniland’s latest hospitality project is part of an emerging Universal Design trend that is spreading from Buffalo to the broader development marketplace. Buffalo Business First highlighted Uniland and the University at Buffalo’s Center for Inclusive Design and Environmental Access, the creator of the new isUD certification. Universal Design is a standard for socially responsible design with attention to usability, wellness…