The Harrod Properties Industrial Shell Building project is on 21 acres on the western edge of Asturia, a 500-acre mixed-use project being developed by Houston-based Hines Development. This $26 million project includes building two roads and up to 200,000 square feet of Class A speculative space for office and industrial use.
Harrod Properties and the Office of Economic Growth have entered into a forgivable loan agreement (OEG17-025) for $7 million. This is a 10-year loan from the Penny for Pasco sales tax revenue which includes principle reduction terms for meeting the following goals:
Complete Phase I Construction (80,000 square feet building and roadway): $4,000,000
Construction of a 80,000 square feet building has tenants with 5 year leases: $1,000,000
Certificate of Occupancy for 200,000 square feet of Class “A” industrial/office space OR 200,000 square feet building has tenants with 5 year leases: $1,000,000
Interest only payments are required annually based on the outstanding balance under a term of 10 years.
12/27/2017 Harrod Properties presented the signed and executed promissory note, second mortgage and intercreditor agreement to Pasco County's Office of Economic Growth for the disbursement of the $7 M loan from the Penny for Pasco funds.
March, 2018 - Construction is underway! The roads and the first phase of the building is expected to be completed by the end of the year.