Building Info

425 W. National Ave. Photo by Jeramey Jannene.
  • Address:
    425-431 W. National Ave.
  • Taxkey:
    4311049000
  • Status:
  • Assessed Value (Land):
    $52,400
  • Assessed Value (Improvements):
    $1,514,500
  • Assessed Value (Total):
    $1,566,900
  • Assesment Year:
    2020
  • Year Built:

A historic building redeveloped in 12 apartments after a 2016 raze order. The apartments are known as The Block. and opened in late summer 2020.

An event venue, known as The George, is opened in 2021 on the first floor. It includes a downstairs lounge known as the Madcap Lounge and is managed by Saz’s Hospitality Group.

Developer Michael Morrison led the project, including the general contracting. Jay Franke and David Herro served as active investors in the development. Continuum Architects + Planners designed the redevelopment.

Redevelopment of the property into 12 apartments, also includes the following parcels

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IDDateTypeDescription
PWOP-19-017702019/09/20Permit
ROW Occupancy Permit
PWOP-19-016962019/09/10Permit
ROW Occupancy Permit
PWOP-19-016092019/08/28Permit
ROW Occupancy Permit
ELEC-FA-19-002222019/07/24Permit
Fire Alarm Permit
ELEC_LV-19-001792019/07/24Permit
Low Voltage Permit
PWOP-19-011792019/07/04Permit
ROW Occupancy Permit
PWMH-19-001582019/04/13Permit
Meter Hood Requests
ELEC-19-020082019/03/28Permit
Electrical Permit
COM-RPR-19-000442019/03/26Permit
Commercial Repair Permit
PLB-GP-19-000542019/03/22Permit
Gas Piping
PWEU-19-001462019/01/16Permit
ROW Excavation Utility
PWPA-19-000062019/01/16Permit
Pole and Anchor Permit
PWEU-18-042392018/12/20Permit
ROW Excavation Utility
PWRS-18-003402018/11/22Permit
ROW Restoration Permit
PLB_WS-18-002272018/11/22Permit
Water Service
PWEN-18-004692018/11/22Permit
ROW Excavation Non-Utility
HVAC-GEN-18-029842018/09/14Permit
HVAC General Permit
PLB-18-043052018/09/14Permit
Building Plumbing Permit
ELEC-18-058222018/08/30Permit
Electrical Permit.
PBFS-18-007632018/06/28Permit
Plumbing-Fire Protection Permit.
PWOP-18-007992018/06/06Permit
ROW Occupancy Permit.
PWOP-18-003772018/04/05Permit
ROW Occupancy Permit.
PWEU-18-005742018/02/09Permit
ROW Excavation Utility.
PWOP-17-018312017/12/22Permit
ROW Occupancy Permit.
ASBP-17-001582017/12/08Permit
Asbestos Project.
ELEC-17-067322017/11/05Permit
Electrical Permit.
PWOP-17-010842017/08/05Permit
ROW Occupancy Permit.
BLD_COND-17-000112017/05/24Permit
Conditional Building Permit.
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Building data on this page, including assessment information, was last updated on September 6, 2020

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