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981 University Ave W, St. Paul, MN – $629,900

  • $630k Price
  • 5,376 Sqft
  • .34 Acres
  • 212 DOM
  • $630k Price
  • 5,376 Sqft
  • .34 Acres
  • 212 DOM

981 University Ave W

Prime stand-alone retail on the corner of University Ave & Chatsworth St. Current use: Bar/Tavern. Johnny Baby's is a very well run business, both front and back of house, well established, family owned and operated for 15 years. Positive NOI, strong local customer base, easy access, off street parking, on the Greenline Light Rail. Located in an Opportunity Zone. The building has 2,813 SF on main floor. Zoning: T-2-Traditional Neighborhood. 100 seat capacity with 11 off street parking. Basement has dry storage, good access to mechanicals, plumbing and electrical, boiler system, ample electric, 2 water heaters, storage room, keg cooler, employee bathroom and breakroom/office area. Additional income from Pull Tabs, ATM, rented vending machine, games and Juke Box. Improvements: Point of Sale system, TV's, video surveillance, HVAC, water heater, water meter pipes, epoxy bar top, exterior repairs to stucco and roof. Roof 14 years old.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #5218355
  • Price$629,900
  • Square Footage5,376
  • Acres0.34
  • Year Built1916
  • TypeCommercial
  • StatusActive


Business Opportunity, Retail/Shopping Center


Business Opportunity, Retail/Shopping Center

Community Information

  • Address981 University Ave W
  • AreaThomas-Dale (Frogtown)
  • SubdivisionUniversity Sub Of, Lots
  • CitySt. Paul
  • CountyRamsey
  • StateMN
  • Zip Code55104



Natural Woodwork, Tiled Floors, Security System, Cable


Heating Common, Electric Common, Hot Water Common


Uncovered/Open, Driveway - Asphalt


  • HeatingHot Water, Boiler
  • CoolingCentral


Refrigerator, Freezer, Electronic Air Filter


  • ExteriorWood, Stucco
  • RoofAsphalt Shingles, Flat
  • Foundation5376

Lot Description

Corner Lot, City Bus (w/in 6 blks)

School Information

  • District625 - St. Paul

Additional Information

  • Date ListedApril 23rd, 2019
  • Days on Market212
  • ZoningBusiness/Commercial

Listing Details

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Price Change History for 981 University Ave W, St. Paul, MN (MLS® #5218355)

Date Details Change
Price Reduced from $639,900 to $629,900 $10,000 (1.56%)
Price Reduced from $649,900 to $639,900 $10,000 (1.54%)
Price Reduced from $688,000 to $649,900 $38,100 (5.54%)
Price Reduced from $699,900 to $688,000 $11,900 (1.70%)

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