Commercial center sets sights on start-ups
A $6 million project designed to provide
spaces for start-up businesses will be
completed in the South Meadows area of
Reno late next spring.
The Double Diamond Commercial
Center at Double R Boulevard and
Trademark Drive will include 140,000
square feet in three concrete-and-steel
Don Wilkerson of Gaston &
Wilkerson Management Group in Reno
is handling sales and leasing.
Individual spaces in the Double
Diamond Commercial Center will average
about 5,000 square feet.
A spokeswoman for Blakely Johnson
& Ghusn Inc. Engineering and
Architecture said each space will have a
clear height of at least 18 feet, a storefront
entrance and a drive-in door for shipping
Blakely Johnson & Ghusn designed
The floor plan is free of columns to
allow flexible use, the spokeswoman said,
and each space includes an office.
Exterior signage will be supported on a
The project is targeted as “incubator”
space for small companies, and the developers
believe most of the demand will
come from warehousing or light manufacturing
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