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A Lancaster developer who is already working on a project in the village has acquired a Cheektowaga retail plaza on Walden Avenue with four tenants for $1.375 million. Tommy Sweeney, owner of Glassco Management, bought the 1-acre strip center through his limited-liability company, Upstate Apartments. The seller was Rene D. Riffel, trustee of the the Marvin Spindelman Fa…

Level Financial Advisors, an Amherst financial planning firm, has acquired a smaller wealth manager in Williamsville. Level did not say how much it paid to buy Angelucci Wealth Management, which was founded in 2007 by Michael Angelucci, who joined Level and will retain his clients. The smaller company offered financial planning and fee-only investment management …

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The former VFW Post 8113 in West Seneca was acquired last week by Burke Construction and Burke Homes for $650,000, paving the way for redevelopment. David Burke, through his Data Development LLC, bought the 8.7-acre site at 299 Leydecker Road from West Seneca Post 8113 Inc. That includes the 9,952-square-foot fraternal lodge itself, which was constructed in 1920, with a…

Wendel, the Buffalo-based design, construction and engineering firm, has acquired a specialized firm in Atlanta to boost its expertise and geographic reach. The company did not say how much it paid to acquire the Architecture Group, which focuses on institutional architecture in Atlanta and the southeastern United States for clients such as the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapi…

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A Swedish industrial conglomerate that sells technical components and solutions has acquired a Town of Evans manufacturer of radio-frequency parts. Stockholm-based Indutrade, which has a history of buying other companies to expand its portfolio, did not say how much it had paid to buy all the assets of TX RX Systems Inc. from Solon, Ohio-based Bird Technologies Group, w…

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An investment group led by a Hamburg radiologist has acquired a brightly colored Grant Street mixed-use building for $850,000 – twice the price it last sold for five years ago. Alberto C. Benedicto, who works at Southtowns Radiology, bought the three-story building at 242 Grant through BVA Realty Holdings, according to documents filed with the Erie County Clerk's office…

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A Staten Island real estate investor has acquired a new Family Dollar store on the edge of Buffalo's Riverside neighborhood from a North Carolina real estate developer. Vishnu Awasthi, through his Awasthi Limited Partnership, paid $1.66 million to buy two parcels at 125 and 127 Skillen St. from an entity controlled by the Durban Group of Charlotte. The rectangular pr…

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A Mississippi-based nonprofit charity that specializes in nationwide disaster relief efforts will be leasing a former industrial manufacturing building on Buffalo's East Side as its new Northeast satellite facility. Eight Days of Hope, based in Tupelo, Miss., will occupy the 96,700-square-foot operation at 852 Kensington Ave., which was acquired in May by the William an…

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Transportation services company Roar Logistics Inc. has acquired a Houston-based rival to expand its operation and solidify its position as a shipping leader in North America. The Buffalo-based company, a subsidiary of Rich Products Corp., did not say how much it paid to buy Integra Logistics Services LLC, which like Roar was founded in 2003. The purchase gives Roar off…