Rehabilitation and Re-Developments 2017-05-19T00:17:46+00:00

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The Sommers Real Estate Group has been providing real estate advisory services on a vast range of projects for over 30+ years. Our extensive experience and innovative full circle approach enables us to assist our clients in meeting ALL of their business objectives.

Rehabilitation and Re-Development Projects

The Union Station Train Station

Erie, PA | Re-Development, Revitalization and Rehabilitation

The Sommers Real Estate Group acquired historic Union Station in 1984 for the purpose of historic redevelopment/revitalization. Union Station was built and dedicated in 1927 and was one of the most advanced and modern train stations at the time. It was set to be demolished and SRG, through strategic collaboration and negotiations, was able to purchase the historic site and avoid it being demolished.

Sommers Real Estate Group was able to utilize and negotiate historic tax credits involving the re-development of the historic site. Union State was developed and restored into over 95,000 square feet of productive commercial, office and retail space.

Willo Plaza

Willoughby, OH | Re-Development, Demolition and Site Improvement

The Sommers Group was contracted for the demolition and site work for the original “Willo Plaza” in Willoughby, OH. The original retail plaza had operated for several decades and plans for productive re-development were implemented. SRG worked to demolish the existing structures in preparation for the re-development of the site into a productive retail site for a new Rite-Aid Drug Store.

Collinwood Train Yard

Collinwood, OH | Re-Development, Demolition and Site Improvement

The Sommers Group was contracted for the demolition of the original Collinwood Train Yards in Collinwood, OH. SRG worked to demolish the existing structures in preparation for the re-use and re-development of the site into productive industrial space.

Lost Nation Airport

Willoughby, OH | Re-Development, Demolition and Site Improvement

The Sommers Group was hired, in coordination with the local municipality, to demolish several old structures on the property in preparation for the site improvement and construction of several new airport hangars and mixed use buildings on the property.

St. Vincent Hospital

Erie, PA | Re-Development, Demolition and Site Improvement

The Sommers Group was hired to demolish a former convent and a 140,000 square foot seven-story structure on the property in preparation for a new hospital on the site.

Middlefield Airport

Middlefield, OH | Strategic Re-Development

The Sommers Group was hired to demolish several old structures on the property in preparation for the site improvement and re-use of the property for future productive airport use.

Erie Coke and Steel

Erie, PA | Re-Development, Demolition and Site Improvement

The Sommers Group was hired to demolish a 126,000 square foot former steel foundry on the property in preparation for the site improvement and re-development of the property.

General Electric Foundry

Erie, PA | Strategic Re-Development

The Sommers Group was hired to demolish a 450,000 square foot structure on the property in preparation for the site improvement and re-use of the property for future productive industrial space.

Roblin Steel

Dunkirk, NY | Strategic Re-Development

The Sommers Group demolished a 690,000 square foot former steel mill several on the property in preparation for the site improvement and re-use of the property for future productive industrial space.

Borlin Greenhouse

Concord, OH | Strategic Re-Development

The Sommers Group was hired to demolish a 15,000 square foot facility and several other structures on the property in preparation for the site improvement and re-use of the property for future re-development into a multi-phase residential condominium community and new 5/3 Bank.

Trails to Corridors

Erie, PA | Strategic Re-Purposing

The Sommers Real Estate Group acquired multiple abandoned rail road rightaways and salvage materials prior to conversion into recreational bike and walking trails.