Go inside the bids for the Young-Rainey STAR Center

A nationally known real estate development and investment firm has laid out an ambitious plan to create a business hub at the Young-Rainey STAR Center in Pinellas County.

The company, Industrial Realty Group, based in Los Angeles, was ranked No. 1 of two bidders for the 96-acre STAR Center, said Mike Meidel, director of Pinellas County Economic Development. He’s working to come together with IRG on a price and to bring the deal to the Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners in March.

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