Medical Mutual leases former American Greetings space

Via Crain’s Cleveland Business 6/18/2018 Click to download Crain’s article.  Electricians, plumbers, painters and drywall installers are about to start work on a $23 million project in Brooklyn as Medical Mutual of Ohio begins to heal some of the damage from the 2016 departure of American Greetings Corp. from the suburb for Westlake. That’s because…


Industrial Commercial Properties LLC hosts groundbreaking ceremony for ComDoc’s new state-of-the-art headquarters and distribution center in Jackson Twp., Ohio

On Wednesday, May 30th, Industrial Commercial Properties LLC (“ICP”), a Cleveland-based commercial real estate development company, celebrated the groundbreaking of a new headquarters and distribution center for ComDoc in Jackson Twp., Ohio. ComDoc is a subsidiary of Global Imaging Systems, a Xerox company. The 107,500-square-foot future headquarters and distribution center for ComDoc will be located…


Industrial Commercial Properties LLC acquires 182 acres in Wixom, Michigan

Industrial Commercial Properties LLC (“ICP”), a Cleveland-based commercial real estate development company, has announced the acquisition of 182 acres of land in Wixom, Michigan, formerly the site of the Ford Wixom assembly plant.  The seller was Boston-based Trident Barrow. Christopher Semarjian, the owner of ICP, commented, “This is a major milestone for the continued redevelopment…


Chuck Andes named Vice President of Asset Management at Industrial Commercial Properties LLC

Industrial Commercial Properties LLC (ICP), the Cleveland-based real estate and development company, has announced Chuck Andes has joined the firm as Vice President of Asset Management. Mr. Andes brings 28 years of commercial real estate portfolio asset management, lease negotiation, development and analytic capabilities to ICP. Mr. Andes was formerly a Portfolio Asset Manager at…


Industrial Commercial Properties Hires Chris Salata as Chief Operating Officer

Chris Salata, formerly senior vice president of development at DDR Corp. (NYSE: DDR) of Beachwood, has joined Industrial Commercial Properties LLC of Solon as chief operating officer. Chris Semarjian, owner of ICP, said in a news release on Wednesday, Feb. 14, announcing the appointment that his company has grown into a multifaceted regional firm that requires a chief operating…


Lichter and Semarjian buy shuttered Walmart in Bedford

The massive Walmart Supercenter in Bedford was acquired Friday, Nov. 17, by real estate developers Chris Semarjian and Stuart Lichter. The business partners recently sold much of the former Randall Park Mall site, after demolishing the mall, for construction of an Amazon fulfillment center, one of their many massive industrial real estate projects over the…


National Safety Apparel expands into old AG building

National Safety Apparel has been growing rapidly in recent years, making acquisitions and adding on products.  And it doesn’t show signs of slowing down anytime soon. Indeed, the company recently opened a fulfillment center in Brooklyn, in the old American Greetings site, which also frees up space in its manufacturing operations in Cleveland for expansion….



Industrial Commercial Properties is shifting to Solon and ‘crushing it’

Solon, OH, Aug. 4, 2017/crainscleveland.com/ – A waist-high table with no chairs is at the center of the lobby of the Cleveland office of Industrial Commercial Properties. It resembles standing desks that office-anchored workers use for a change of pace.  But there’s little standing at the central office of one of Northeast Ohio’s largest real estate concerns. Chris…


Two New Concert Venues Coming to Akron’s East End Complex

Two Concert Venues Coming to Akron

The former Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. headquarters on East Market Street in Akron will see even more life soon as two new concert venues are set to debut there. Goodyear Theater, with a seating capacity of 1,458, will open Wednesday, April 12, according to a March 15 news release. The other venue is Goodyear…