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Golebiewski Toy Store

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Photos by Mike Puma

Location

1655 Genesee Street, Buffalo, NY 14211
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Common Council District
SBL: 101.48-2-2
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Across the street from 19 Doat Street

Owner

STEVEN A WINTER & ASSOCIATES C/O FIVE STAR FINANCIAL CORP per propertyviewer Steven Winter & Associates are based in Cincinnati, OH
NYS Corporation and Business Entity Database

Physical Description

Two story brick commercial building with hardwood floors.

Current Condition

Demolished 3/5/13 after fire the day before

History

  • Likely built in the 1920s
  • At one point was used as a DeSoto Automobile dealership
  • Home of Golebiewski's Toy Store. Closed 1991.

Recent Events and Actions Taken

  • 1997, 2000, 2008 sold as tax sale per propertyviewer. Most recently for $8,000 on 3/20/2008.
  • 2006 - Included with 4 other properties (2090 Genesee, 2110 Genesee, 100 S. Elmwood, 201 West Huron ) when Five Star Funding Corp began foreclosure proceedings on five of David Knoll's properties by filing a Lis Pendens in the amount of $1,345,000 on September 11, 2006.
  • 2013-03-05: A fire broke out in the building, followed by an immediate city demolition

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Added 2013-03-06 • Last changed 2014-05-29