Less than two weeks after longtime owner Jeff Hermanson informed tenants in Denver’s historic Larimer Square he intended to sell the block, a potential buyer has the property under contract.
Retail real estate investment firm Asana Partners, out of Charlotte, N.C., is in talks to buy the buildings lining Larimer Street between 14th and 15th streets, Hermanson confirmed Tuesday.
The company specializes in buying and running high-end retail in trendy and popular neighborhoods across the country, including in Deep Ellum in Dallas and Atlanta’s Inman Park.
“As I stated in my letter to tenants, it was important to me to find a new owner for Larimer Square who would respect the legacy of this historic block and bring the resources to ensure its continued vitality,” Hermanson said in an emailed statement. “Given the status of the transaction, we cannot provide any additional information right now, but will make an official