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Senior Market Research Manager David Tytka Re-elected to NYSCAR Board

David Tytka, Senior Market Research Manager with Uniland Development Company, has been re-elected to the board of directors of the Western New York chapter of the New York State Commercial Association of Realtors (NYSCAR) as Director Affiliate. NYSCAR engages with partners from across the commercial real estate industry to foster continuing education, business networking and political advocacy to advance opportunities…

Laura Zaepfel Recognized for “Boasting Buffalo”

Laura A. Zaepfel, Vice President of Corporate Relations at Uniland Development Company, has been highlighted by Buffalo Business First in the ‘Boasting Buffalo’ section, a feature on professionals making a difference in the Buffalo Niagara region. In the profile, Ms. Zaepfel highlights Buffalo’s resurgence. “It is exciting to see Buffalo as a city in the middle of a transformation. Buffalo…

GEICO Expanding Workforce at CrossPoint Business Park

GEICO, the second-largest auto insurance company in the U.S. and a member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies, plans to hire 200 new associates in 2019 for its Buffalo regional operations at Uniland’s CrossPoint Business Park in Amherst, New York. GEICO’s Buffalo regional presence at CrossPoint has expanded from 500 employees in 2004 to more than 3,000 today. The…

Uniland Vice President on the Importance of Attracting Millennial Talent in WNY

Uniland Vice President Michael J. Montante highlights the importance of attracting young workers to strengthen the Western New York economy. Speaking at a Buffalo Business First Thought Leaders series, sponsored by Hodgson Russ LLP, he noted that some clients want to expand by finding qualified candidates. “It is very competitive when it comes to recruiting young professionals and millennials,” Mr.…

Laura Zaepfel Installed as Amherst Chamber of Commerce Board Chair

Laura A. Zaepfel, Uniland Vice President of Corporate Relations, was installed as Chair of the Amherst Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors at its annual luncheon. As Board Chair, Ms. Zaepfel will work 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 and…

Eastern Hills Mall Redevelopment Master Planning Commences with Gensler

Uniland Development Company and Mountain Development Corporation (MDC) have selected Gensler, a world-renowned real estate planning and design firm, to provide master planning services for the redevelopment of the Eastern Hills Mall property on Transit Road in Clarence, New York. Uniland and MDC envision a Town Center-style destination where people live, work, shop and play among a compelling and synergistic…

Delaware North Building Among Leading Mixed Use Projects in Urban Land Magazine

As walkable urban environments have become more popular, developers have embraced mixed use development, the co-locating of office, hospitality, retail, and residential space. A premier example of these types of development, The Delaware North Building, is currently highlighted in Urban Land Magazine, the Urban Land Institute’s flagship publication. ULI is the oldest and largest network of cross-disciplinary real estate and…

Uniland Projects Lauded at NAIOP Awards

Uniland Development Company projects in Buffalo and Amherst received awards at the 2018 National Association of Industrial and Office Properties Upstate New York Chapter Awards Dinner. They reflect Uniland’s commitment to working closely with clients to address their unique space needs. The NAIOP Awards recognize outstanding Upstate New York projects in commercial real estate. Uniland properties recognized by the NAIOP…

Uniland’s Portfolio Supports Growing Businesses

From small businesses to Fortune 500 companies, Uniland Development Company helps organizations find the best office space for their needs. Uniland was recently highlighted as the owner-operator of six of the 25 largest office parks in Western New York according to Buffalo Business First’s 2019 Office Parks List. The largest property on the list, CrossPoint Business Park, is home to…

John Dieter to Lead Property Management

John Dieter has been appointed Director of Property Management effective January 1, 2019. He succeeds Doug Engl, who recently retired following 32 years with Uniland Development Company. Uniland Property Management oversees all functions related to customer service and tenant relations in Buffalo and Rochester for Uniland tenants and third-party clients. Previously Senior Operations Manager, Mr. Dieter joined Uniland 27 years…