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1159 Main Street

Demolished July 2, 2014

Imperial 400 Motel (not in Buffalo)
Photo credit: Chris Schmidt/Buffalo Rising; Chris Hawley

Location

1159 Main Street, Buffalo NY 14209
Ellicott Council District
SBL Number: 100.63-3-33
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Owner

Sleep & Save Inc per City database, but purchased in April 2014 by D&S Capital Real Estate, a partnership of Dr. Fadhi Dagher and Habib Al Salhi.

Physical Description

Mid-century motel with approximately 70 rooms. A questionable design choice for this section of Main Street.

Current Condition

  • Demolished.

History

Recent Events and Actions Taken

  • From the Buffalo News 4/20/2014 article: "The current owners had planned to capitalize on the medical campus growth by renovating the aging facility into a Sleep Inn, but they were unable to get the financing together. Dagher and his partner now hope to follow through on that plan and are already engaged in a feasibility study to ensure that they are pursuing the best brand for the site."
  • June 2014 - preparations are being made for demolition, i.e. rodent baiting.
  • July 2, 2014 - DEMOLISHED.

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Added 2014-04-20 • Last changed 2015-06-15