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Selling Points

Some recent notable real estate deals in the Buffalo Niagara region:

1) Location: 2245-2269 Clinton St., West Seneca

Price: $1.165 million

Buyer: Kevin Thomann, through Morningstar Apts LLC

Seller: Raymond Bova

Planned Use: Investment. Property is a two-story, 28-unit garden-style apartment complex, with 16,128 square feet on 2.2 acres, built in 1974. Thomann, who owns Thomann Asphalt Paving Co. in Lancaster, already owns the Linda Lane and Georgian Lane apartment complexes.

2) Location: 2414 Seneca St., Buffalo

Price: $523,000

Buyer: Flagstar Bank FSB of Michigan

Seller: Midwest Multi-Housing Management LLC of Kenosha, Wisc., Donald L. Nudi and Mary Anne Connell, in foreclosure.

Planned Use: Bank foreclosure. Sold at auction. Previous owner is out of business. Property is a 2,616-square-foot, single-story Burger King fast-food restaurant, built in 1983 on one acre near Cazenovia Park. The restaurant is operated by major franchisee Carrol's Restaurant Group of Syracuse and has more than 10 years left on a 20-year lease.

3) Location: 161 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo

Price: $245,000

Buyer: Lakhi W. Singh, through Gilzian LLC of Williamsville

Seller: Anthony Trusso/Tru Commercial Development, through Elmwood Properties LLC

Planned Use: Investment. Property is a small vehicle facility, with three garage bays, near North Street. Was a Budget Rent-A-Car location.

4) Location: 5564 Camp Road, Hamburg

Price: $200,000

Buyer: Linda A. Klein, through Savory's Cafe & Bakery LLC

Seller: Steven S. and Martha Maggiore, through Martha Realty LLC

Planned Use: Continued operation of Savorys Cafe & Bakery restaurant, which was already the tenant on the property. Property was previously the former Brooklyn Diner, a 1,926-square-foot, one-story restaurant, built in 1991 on 0.70 acres. Seats about 80 people.

5) Location: 3106 Zoeller Road, Alden

Price: $160,000

Buyer: Nikolay Tumash

Seller: Charles Marotta, Joseph LaFornara Jr. and Nancy Feger-LaFornara

Planned Use: Single-use small building located on eight acres, off Walden Avenue. Sellers are owners of Sicilia Construction Co., a Lancaster contractor.

6) Location: 234 Selkirk Drive, North Tonawanda

Price: $159,900

Buyer: Heritage Christian Services Inc. of East Rochester

Seller: Marilyn Ann Oakley

Planned Use: Possible neighborhood home for nonprofit's clients. Property is a 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom, single-story brick-and-vinyl ranch home, with 2,039 square feet, built in 1983 on 0.19 acres.

7) Location: 6045 Railroad St., Clarence

Price: $135,000

Buyer: Richard R. Smith of West Seneca, through Clarence Properties Inc.

Seller: The Heller Group of Madison, N.J., through HG Property Holdings LLC

Planned Use: Investment. Property is a 1,566-square-foot single-story retail building, currently housing the U.S. Post Office in Clarence. Built in 1955 on 0.18 acres.

8) Location: 168 Robinson St., North Tonawanda

Price: $135,000

Buyer: Kelly Kuntz of Clarence Center

Seller: Catholic Diocese of Buffalo, through Ascension Roman Catholic Church Society of North Tonawanda

Planned Use: Uncertain. Property was part of the former Ascension Roman Catholic Church, with five buildings including church, rectory, hall, school and convent, totaling 45,000 square feet. Deed includes restrictions on future use of the property for at least 50 years.

9) Location: 11449 Olean Road, Sardinia

Price: $130,413.10

Buyer: Previtys Auto Wrecking Inc. of Freedom, N.Y.

Seller: Nancy S. Napora, in foreclosure

Planned Use: Former home of Milestone restaurant. Property is a 6,127-square-foot, two-story restaurant building, constructed in 1930 on 0.71 acres. Sold at foreclosure auction.

Erie and Niagara county clerks' offices, buyers, sellers and other records.