Golebiewski Toy Store


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November 11, 2012

March 5, 2013
Photos by Mike Puma


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


AHMED ISHTIAQ, WAQAR NADEEM per propertyviewer STEVEN A WINTER & ASSOCIATES C/O FIVE STAR FINANCIAL CORP of Cincinnati, OH at time of demolition
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Physical Description

Two story brick commercial building with hardwood floors.

Current Condition

Demolished after fire, vacant lot.


  • 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.
  • March 4, 2013 - A fire broke out in the building, followed by an immediate city demolition
  • March 5, 2013 - Demolished

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