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Wood Investments Companies leased the former Tower Records location in Brea, California to UFC GYM

Wood Investments Signs Tenant to Former Tower Records in Brea

Wood Investments Companies, Inc. has leased the former Tower Records location at 220 S. Brea Blvd. in Brea to UFC GYM, which is expected to open in the third quarter of 2023. Wood Investments had acquired the 30,000-square-foot property in March 2022. 

Jim Manarino and Tracey Zimmerman of Manarino & Associates represented Wood Investments in acquiring the Tower Records property. Manarino & Associates also represented UFC in the lease. 

“Brea was on our radar for a number of tenants that we work with and when the opportunity arose to acquire the former Tower Records building and lease it to UFC, it seemed like the perfect fit to round out the neighboring retail and shopping center tenant mix,” said Patrick Wood, CEO and president of Wood Investments. “We are excited to bring UFC GYM to this area and look forward to our partnership with UFC for many years to come.”


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Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces. Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications. Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).

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