“Residents discussed a variety of neighborhood issues at the Nov. 20 Northwood Civic Association meeting.
Among the topics were two vacant or soon-to-be-vacant properties — the old Frankford YMCA building, 4704 Leiper St., and National Wholesale Liquidators, 900 Orthodox St., which is closing soon.
The YMCA closed in 2009 and was put up for sale earlier this year. It is owned by a local nonprofit headed by attorney Frank Bennett, and an online real estate listing advertised an asking price of just under $200,000.
NCA President Joe Krause said the large property, which is in poor condition, has secured a buyer named Steven Ostroff.”
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