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County Council votes to sell former District Court property

Post by Steve Maynard / The News Tribune on Dec. 12, 2012 at 4:00 pm with 1 Comment »
December 12, 2012 4:25 pm

The Pierce County Council has voted to sell a former District Court building for $1.45 million.

The Court’s Civil/Infraction division was located in the former Hosmer District Court property at 1902 96th St. S. In December 2011, those court operations were combined with District Court in the County-City Building in downtown Tacoma. The facility has been vacant since the court’s move.

KYS Investments LLC has agreed to buy the nearly 3-acre property. The council unanimously approved the sale Tuesday. Once the deal closes, money from the sale will go to the county’s general fund reserves.

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  1. rgardner says:

    To roughly quote County Executive Pat McCarty two years ago, “This is a poor piece of real estate.”

    Yep, waterfront property on Lake Charlton, a private lake that few know exists. 96th & Hosmer, so not the greatest neighborhood (lots of Oskar Kobold apartments) but lakefront property.

    How about mentioning that someone is getting a special deal on waterfront. Even driving by you don’t realize this if on the water.

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