New Sunrise Highway Retail Plaza Nearly Fully Leased

Anthony's Coal Fired Pizza and Mathnasium set to join Red Mango on former Nassau OTB property in Wantagh with one spot left to lease.

When Bellmore developer Larry Weinberger acquired the former Nassau OTB property in Wantagh for $3.4 million he had a vision of national retailers setting up shop in the 0.72-acre parcel on 3240 Sunrise Hwy. and as 2012 winds down, that foresight is coming to fruition.

Two months after national frozen yogurt franchise Red Mango was the first business to open in the new retail plaza, Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza has plans to welcome customers by the end of December. A national math learning center called Mathnasium is also set to open on the property by the spring and Weinberger of MGD Investments in Bellmore said there has been plenty of interest in the last piece of space being leased.

“We’re getting a tremendous amount of inquiries and we’re trying to get the best possible tenant since it's the last spot open in the center,” said Weinberger, who is also in the process of developing a property in neighboring Bellmore on 2381 Merrick Rd. “The interest has been tremendous.”

Weinberger said that when the center is completely filled sales tax revenue for Nassau County is projected to be around $900,000 with 50 jobs also created.

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- What kind of business would you like to see occupy the last open spot in the new retail plaza on 3240 Sunrise Hwy.? Tell us in the comments below. 

J December 20, 2012 at 12:59 PM
Hale & Hearty sounds like a good fit.
Chris Schmidt December 20, 2012 at 02:13 PM
Yes wwe need Hale and Hearty nearby Westbury is too far for us South Shore residents.....
Linda Quattrociocchi December 20, 2012 at 02:37 PM
Hale and Hearty would be amazing on the south shore.
Ozone Park Native December 21, 2012 at 02:12 AM
Ok-forgive me here, what's Hale & Hearty? Lol
Ozone Park Native December 21, 2012 at 02:16 AM
Ok-did my homework for the night on Google, it's a soup, sandwich chain....sounds yummy. Great location there. Perfect for people who work in neighborhood.


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