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Universal Life Building

Renovation of an historic building that used to house one of the largest African-American-owned life insurance companies in the United States.  Self + Tucker Architects will lease about 20% of the building, leaving the remainder available for office tenants. The existing parking lot will be resurfaced and upgraded with new fencing and an automated gate. A shade structure equipped with photovoltaic panels to generate electricity on site will cover a portion of the parking area. The applicant intends to incorporate enhanced architectural lighting as part of the project. Universal Life clock sign will also be restored.

Project Name

Universal Life Building

Phase

Recently Completed

Address

480 Dr M L King Avenue
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Incentives

10-year Downtown Property PILOT

$300K Development Loan

Amount

$6,260,880

Neighborhood

Medical District