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Uniland Adds Two Acres to Its Downtown Buffalo Portfolio with Post Office Purchase

Uniland Development Company expanded its Buffalo portfolio with the acquisition today of a two-acre parcel, a city block wide, from Washington to Ellicott streets in the Central Business District and near the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. The property, with a central address of 701 Washington Street, includes a 9,870-square-foot building that houses a United States Postal Service branch. The property…

Uniland Breaks Ground on Nation’s First Universally Designed Hotel

Uniland Development Company broke ground on its $14.4 million, 107-room Hampton by Hilton hotel at The Northtown Center at Amherst Recreation Complex, heralding a new era of sports tourism and innovative design in the region. Uniland and the University at Buffalo’s Center for Inclusive Design and Environmental Access (IDeA Center) are planning Universal Design standards for the hotel to offer…

Property Management Director Doug Engl Receives BOMA Lifetime Achievement Award

Property Management Director Doug Engl has been honored by the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) of Greater Buffalo with a Lifetime Achievement Award. BOMA is a global organization representing the owners and managers of all commercial property types, including nearly 10.5 billion square feet of U.S. office space. The BOMA Awards honor individuals and companies who exemplify outstanding leadership,…

$18 Billion in Local Commercial Real Estate Development

Uniland Development Company has seen a year of continued growth in commercial real estate development in the Buffalo Niagara region. We are proud to play a key role in Western New York’s $18.09 billion commercial real estate industry, as highlighted in Buffalo Business First’s recent Build WNY 2018 special feature. Some of Uniland’s contributions to WNY’s economic resurgence featured in…

Uniland Adds 20 Acres to Its Town Center Plans

The owners of the Eastern Hills Mall in Clarence, New York, have acquired the adjacent Sears building and property that has operated on the site since 1970. The acquisition of the 154,814-square-foot, two-story building and its acreage enables Mountain Development and Uniland Development, the mall owners, to incorporate the Sears site into the team’s ambitious and unprecedented Town Center development…

Visiting Nursing Association Selects Uniland for New Headquarters

The Visiting Nursing Association of Western New York, Inc. (VNA) has selected Uniland Development Company to build its new Erie County headquarters in the Airborne Business Park in Cheektowaga, NY. The new headquarters will accommodate 600 VNA employees in a state-of-the-art 45,000-square-foot, single-story building located at 650 Airborne Parkway near Holtz Drive. The new facility will centralize operations that are…

Uniland V.P. of Corporate Relations, Laura Zaepfel, Named to Power 125 Women List

Uniland Vice President of Corporate Relations, Laura A. Zaepfel, has been ranked 44th on Buffalo Business First’s Power 125 Women list. Ms. Zaepfel manages Uniland’s community relations, corporate philanthropy, minority and women business enterprise (MWBE) programs, and government relations. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Amherst Chamber of Commerce, Beverly Grey Business Exchange, and Erie County…