Historic Downtown Salisbury Building Breathes New Life

DECEMBER 2013, SALISBURY, MD – Brent Miller, CCIM, CPM and Chris Peek, CCIM, Senior Advisors with Sperry Van Ness – Miller Commercial Real Estate in Salisbury, MD are pleased to announce the sale of 201 West Main Street, a 19,000 square foot Historic Building in Salisbury, MD. The two story building was built in 1920 and previously housed AllFirst – First National Bank. Chris Peek, CCIM represented the seller, the Galoubandi family, and Brent Miller, CCIM, CPM represented the buyers, Marc Amy and Elena Manakhova-Amy.

The long vacant building will be the new location of Salisbury Dance Academy and the Eastern Shore Ballet Theatre. Salisbury Dance Academy provides a nurturing and challenging educational environment and excels in training the all-important basics of dance techniques to ages ranging from 3 to 93. The renowned Owner/Director and Choreographer Elena Manakhova-Amy graduated from the famed Vaganova Ballet Academy in St. Petersburg, Russia and has taught dance for 27 years. She is currently working on her Doctorate of Dance and Choreography at Chelyabinsk State University in Russia. Renovations are currently underway and the Academy will be open for Summer Camp Classes in June 2014 and for regular classes by September 2014.

According to Salisbury Dance Academy Owners Marc and Elena Amy, “After many years of looking at properties with Brent Miller we finally found that special property that gave us the Academic feel we have always wanted. We are so fortunate to have had Brent in our corner throughout the years. We are excited to be a part of the Downtown Plaza Rejuvenation and to provide our students with a World Class education in a beautiful historic landmark.” For more information about Salisbury Dance Academy visit www.salisburydanceacademy.com or call 410-742-2858.

Bob Galoubandi, the seller of the property states, “We were very satisfied with the brokerage services of Chris Peek and everyone at Sperry Van Ness. We’re happy that the new owner of 201 West Main St will be able to put the building to a productive use and continue the revitalization of Downtown Salisbury.” For more information about other available properties on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, contact Chris Peek, CCIM at chris.peek@svn.com or Brent Miller, CCIM, CPM at brent.miller@svn.com.


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