August 31, 2016
5:30 p.m.
Municipal Administration Building
Commission Chambers
201 W. Central Avenue
Lake Wales, FL 33853
Approval of Minutes: June 7, 2016, CRA Meeting
  1. 2016-06-07cra.pdf
Purchase Offer for Longleaf Business Park Parcels 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 20, 21, 22, and 23 and Option to Purchase Parcels 4, 5, 6, and 7
The attached Purchase Offer is for the Sale of nine parcels and an Option to Purchase an additional four parcels in Longleaf Business Park to CRV Development which intends to build logistics and warehouse facilities on these parcels. This sale would place all but two small parcels in the Longleaf Business Park in private ownership and on the city’s tax roll. The offering price is thirty thousand dollars ($30,000.00) per acre. The properties are currently valued by the Property Appraiser at approximately seventeen thousand dollars ($17,000.00) per acre. The total purchase price is approximately one million forty three thousand dollars ($1,043,000.00) subject to final determination of the exact size of each lot.
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