New tenant leases old Circuit City headquarters

Posted at 8:18 AM, Mar 15, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-15 08:18:52-04

By David Larter

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. ( – The long-vacant former headquarters of Circuit City is coming back to life with its first tenant in three years.

Travelers Insurance inked a deal Thursday to occupy 71,800 square feet of Deep Run III in Western Henrico. The 383,000-square-foot building is owned by Markel | Eagle Partners and Diversified Realty Ventures.

“It gives our project a lot of momentum,” said Spilman Short, a principal at Diversified Realty Partners. “It shows the market that we’re for real.”

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