North Carolina facility shifts from yarn to rubber

Tire maker buys industrial site

Binswanger announced it recently represented yarnmaker UNIFI in the sale of its 160,881-square-foot building with acreage in Mayodan, N.C. The value of the transaction was not disclosed. Located at 802 S. Ayersville Road, the one-story building features masonry and concrete walls, 5,500 square feet of office space, and abundant truck loading. Greensboro, N.C.-based UNIFI is involved in the texturing, dyeing and twisting of polyester and nylon yarns, which are sold to make apparel, home furnishings and automobile upholstery. Bridgestone Aircraft Tire USA Inc. purchased the property as part of its relocation from Miami, Fla. The tire maker expects to create nearly 100 jobs at the facility. Philadelphia-based Binswanger is an international, full-service real estate organization with more than160 offices worldwide. ...