VAPStat meeting results in sale of 8 vacant lots/properties

September 13, 2016

Eight vacant properties/lots were approved for sale by the Landbank Authority at yesterday’s VAPStat meeting. VAPStat is a monthly joint meeting of the Vacant Property Review Commission, Urban Renewal Commission and Landbank Authority. VAPStat meetings are staffed by the city’s Vacant & Public Property Administration. Purchases made at yesterday’s meeting, ranging from $1 to $2,500, will enhance the condition of properties and lots in the Portland, California, Russell, and Schnitzelburg neighborhoods.

Mose Putney & Kentucky Equity, LLC purchased the lots at 506 & 508 N. 17th Street for proposed mixed use commercial project. The project size is 6,600 total square feet.

Habitat for Humanity purchased the lot at 2121 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd for single family home construction. The project size is 1,400 square feet.

Habitat for Humanity purchased the lot at 819 E. Burnett Avenue for single family home construction. The project size is 1,300 square feet.

Resilience Brings Life, LLC and Nathan J. McAlister purchased the property at 2509 Grand Avenue for single family home rehab. This property is a 3 bedroom, 1 bath home built in 1920. The project size is 1,144 square feet.

Resilience Brings Life, LLC and Nathan J. McAlister purchased the property at 2122 W. Madison Street for single family home rehab. This property is a 3 bedroom, 1 bath home build in 1910. The project size is 1,386 square feet.

Ahmad & Lori Shaheed purchased the lot at 2211 W. Madison Street for the use of a side yard. The lot will be consolidated with their adjoining property at 2209 W. Madison Street. The project size is 4,025 square feet.

Emma Karrer purchased the lot at 420 N. 24th Street for the use of a side yard. The project size is 2,400 square feet. The lot will be consolidated with her adjoining property at 418 N. 24th. A structure on 420 N. 24th Street was demolished by Metro in August 2016.

For interested parties who want to purchase a city-owned vacant property or lot, please call the Vacant & Public Property Administration Real Estate Coordinators at 574-4016.

For more information about the Vacant & Public Property Administration & VAPStat, please visit https://louisvilleky.gov/government/vacant-public-property-administration