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File #: 18-4599    Version: 2 Name: Government District Parking Deck – Retail Tenant Lease
Type: Consent Status: Consent
File created: 3/19/2018 In control: Asset/Facility Management
On agenda: 4/3/2018 Final action:
Title: : Retail Tenant Lease - Government District Parking Deck
Attachments: 1. 18-4599 Resol Govt District Parking Deck 2.pdf, 2. 18-4599 Notice of Intent .pdf
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Retail Tenant Lease - Government District Parking Deck 




Adopt a resolution titled “Mecklenburg County Board of Commissioners Resolution Declaring Intent to Lease Property to John and Hresanthe Georgopoulos, Owners of Little Village Grill”


Staff Contact:                      Jennifer Morell, Asset & Facility Management


Presentation:                      No                                          



The County has secured a prospective tenant for one of the retail suites attached to the Government District Parking Deck at Fourth & McDowell Streets.  John and Hresanthe Georgopoulos, owners of Little Village Grill, have submitted a proposal to lease Suite A. The County’s Asset and Facility Management Department, as well as Colliers International LLC, the real estate firm secured by the County to obtain tenants for the parking deck, are in agreement with the proposed terms. 


The County Manager will negotiate a lease consistent with the following business terms:


Little Village Grill


Location - 901 E. 4th Street, Suite A


Total Square Footage - 1,457 SF


Lease Term - Five (5) years & Six (6) Months


Option to Renew - One extension option:  Four (4) years and one hundred and seventy-nine (179) days


Base Lease Rate - $20.00 per sq. ft. (29,140/yr.)


Annual Increases - Years 2 - 5.5:  3% annually; Option Years:  3% annually


Revenue (Years 1-5) -                                          


Year 1                      (Months 1-6)                                           $0.00

Year 1                      (Months 7-12)                                          $20.00/SF                      $2,428/month

Year 2                                           (Months 13-24)                                          $20.60/SF

Year 3                      (Months 25-36)                                          $21.22/SF

Year 4                                           (Months 37-48)                                          $21.85/SF

Year 5                                           (Months 49-60)                                          $22.51/SF

Year 6                                           (Months 61-66)                                           $23.19/SF


Insurance - Tenant is required to maintain required insurance including liability, property, Worker’s Compensation and Professional Errors & Omissions insurance.


Maintenance & Janitorial- Tenant is responsible for all maintenance and janitorial services required within the Premises. Tenant shall be responsible for building systems within the Premises including, but not limited to, fire alarm, electrical, and plumbing. Tenant agrees to enter into a service contract for preventive maintenance of HVAC equipment, including regular inspections. Tenant is responsible for HVAC repairs under $5,000.


For major HVAC repairs exceeding $5,000, Landlord agrees to contribute to a replacement unit by waiving Tenant's Base Rent for three (3) consecutive months.  


Common Area Maintenance - In addition to Base Rent (Revenue), Tenant will pay Landlord their pro-rata share of the exterior maintenance, landscaping, trash removal and general maintenance.  Tenant’s pro-rata share amount in year 1 is estimated to be $404.32/month.


Delivery of Premises - Tenant to take Premises “as is”.


Commission - County shall pay a total of 4% commission on the guaranteed base rent for years 1-5 to County’s broker, Steve Rich of Colliers International.  The total commission to be paid by the County for Little Village Grill will be $6,281.15.