Visions for Vacancies: TESST Building
What do you want to see inside one of Hyattsville's most iconic buildings?
This one's for the comment section, Hyattsville. What do want to see inside the TESST building now that it's been bought by Streetsense?
The Bethesda-based real estate development company is known in Hyattsville for its work developing and marketing the retail spaces at EYA Arts District Hyattsville commercial center which now houses Busboys and Poets, Spice 6, Chipolte and Big Bad Woof, among others.
So, before we begin the discussion, here's a quick fact sheet about the property.
|5122 Baltimore Avenue, Hyattsville, MD|
|Enclosed Area||10,600 square feet, two floors.|
|Nearby Landmarks||Franklin's Restaurant, Brewery and General Store, Hyattsville Municipal Building, St. Jerome Catholic Church, Prince George's District Court|
|Nearby Transit||Adjascent to WMATA 83, F8 bus lines. Two miles to both Prince George's Plaza, West Hyattsville Metro stations. Near several municipal pay parking lots.|
|Previous Use||Vocational school from 1957 throguh 1998.|
Marc Ratner, CEO of Streetsense, told Patch that he thought the TESST building was ideally suited to retail and offices, but he was open to any serious offers to rent the space.
What do you think should go inside the TESST building?