The Westwood corridor in Henrico County carries on to entice attention from buyers, with a regional residential real estate company selecting up some land in the region for its to start with foray into professional authentic estate.
The Cava Cos. ordered 2321, 2323 and 2405 Westwood Ave. for $1.77 million in late June.
Sitting appropriate throughout from Topgolf, the parcels incorporate an acre of land and two structures totaling 22,500 sq. toes.
“I’m bullish on the corridor. I just feel it’s located in a good place,” Cava Cos. principal Frank Cava stated.
The firm specializes in buying and renovating single-household properties, then relisting them for sale. The greater part of the properties it places back again on the sector are below $300,000.
Cava claimed his firm’s formerly finished some work on multifamily buildings but that this is its initially totally professional financial commitment.
A person of the two structures in the deal is occupied by Westwood New music Club, which has operated out of 2323 Westwood Ave. because its rebranding and shift from the Libbie-Grove corridor in 2019. The Malvern Building, an 18,000-square-foot business setting up, stands at 2405 Westwood Ave., and 2321 Westwood is made use of as a parking ton.
The parcels were being most not long ago assessed at a mixed $1.3 million, county records demonstrate. The seller was an entity tied to local developer Rebkee Co. Matt Hamilton of CBRE represented Cava in the off-market place offer. Tom Rosman of One South Professional represented Rebkee.
Cava mentioned his agency is setting up a $2 million renovation for 2405 Westwood Ave. and will move the company’s headquarters there, taking about 6,000 square toes. The creating is presently about 53 percent leased.
“What we’re going to do is repurpose it into (Course) B, B+ business room and appear out down below marketplace with C or C+ hire charges,” Cava reported. “My intention is to put out a great solution and quite promptly attract place of work tenants. It is a hefty value-increase renovation, which is our solid fit for what we do on the household aspect.”
Cava explained they’re honoring any present leases in the setting up, as well as Westwood Songs Club’s lease at 2323 Westwood Ave.
Ryan Corbitt, who owns the new music faculty, claimed he has at least 3 several years still left on his current lease and has an alternative to increase it for a further five yrs.
Cava extra that 2321 Westwood Ave. will continue to be a parking great deal for the foreseeable upcoming.
The Cava Cos. will act as its individual basic contractor and is funding the renovation with a mortgage from 1st Local community Bank. Cava said they hope to kick off the renovation this summer season.
Cava stated his business stays energetic in acquiring single-loved ones houses, in spite of the warm market.
“We’re acquiring a lot of sellers that are generational or older and worn out, and some small portfolio solitary-spouse and children owners,” Cava reported. “We’re acquiring a great deal of those and we’re nevertheless searching for the ideal value-incorporate possibilities.”
Just to the east of Cava’s new qualities is the web-site of Carvana’s car or truck vending machine, which has absent vertical in new months.