He said calls from retailers have ranged from potential requests for 1,250 square feet to 15,500 square feet, from businesses already in Omaha and national names not yet here. A spa and restaurants are among businesses that have called, he said. None has signed a contract, he said.
Townsend also is considering an offer from one buyer who wants to purchase and then lease all the first-floor space.
No later than June, prospective buyers will be able to walk through several models of units. A more-than-$2 million sales and marketing center is under construction at 12th Street and Cass Streets (SEE CORRECTION), Strawhecker said.
"We were never discouraged," Strawhecker said. "But for the average citizen, the closing is more evidence that the project is actually happening."
WallStreet Tower Omaha
373 feet tall
One-third of the 275 units are reserved
Prices: Range from $195,000 for an 855-square-foot unit on a lower floor to about $620,000 for 1,635 square feet on the 29th floor. Units on any floor can be customized or combined, and the top three stories are penthouse units.