COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 16, 2011 — Columbus, Ohio-based Nationwide Realty Investors (NRI) announced today the grand openings of Massage Envy and Schindler Dentistry at Grandview Yard. NRI President Brian J. Ellis made the announcement.
Located in the new 92,000-square-foot office building at 775 Yard Street, the 3,700-square-foot massage center is owned by franchisees Jonathan and Denise Turner. “This is the perfect location for our spa,” says Jonathan Turner. “Not only are we experiencing the great energy and momentum of this exciting project, we have outstanding visibility from both within the project and outward to the community.”
Schindler Dentistry’s 2,080-square-foot space is also located on the first floor of 775 Yard Street. Dr. Schindler has devoted more than 20 years developing a practice combining art, science and technology with personalized care. She has specially designed artistic dental studios to promote relaxation and comfort. “We’ve elevated the dental visit to a whole new level with a warm, welcoming and thoughtful experience,” said Dr. Schindler. “Grandview Yard is a natural fit for us. The new space allows us to practice our unique approach to dentistry and add another element to this dynamic project.”
Massage Envy and Schindler Dentistry join the diverse list of Grandview Yard tenants, including Hyatt Place hotel, Urban Active Fitness, Jason’s Deli, M+A Architects and the Buckeye Hall of Fame Grill. Grandview Yard is a joint venture owned and developed by NRI and Capital Square, Ltd.
About Grandview Yard
Located on the former Big Bear warehouse site and encompassing more than 80 acres, NRI’s Grandview Yard will include 1.5 – 2 million square feet of commercial space, including a significant specialty and anchor retail component, restaurants, office, and more than 600 residential (condo and apartment) units. Three new community parks and significant infrastructure improvements are also included in the master plan. When completed, Grandview Yard will bring 5,000 additional jobs to the City of Grandview Heights and will more than double the City’s income tax base by adding an additional $5 million annually.
NRI is the real estate development affiliate of Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company and the developer of the $750 million, mixed-use Arena District in Columbus, Ohio. Directly and through joint ventures, NRI owns more than $1 billion in real estate investments . For more information on NRI, visitwww.nationwiderealtyinvestors.com.