Krauss Organization announces sale Of Tech Drive property to United Fire

ST. PETERSBURG, FL – The Krauss Organization, which for almost 65 years has provided relationship-based, value-added commercial real estate services in the Tampa Bay region, announces it has closed on the sale of a prominent St. Petersburg commercial parcel to fire protection and life safety firm United Fire Protection Inc.’
Ryan Lolkus, President of the Krauss Organization, was the broker for the seller, Sam Jarczynski of Tech Drive LLC. Ryan Wesner of Wesner Commercial Property Services was the broker for the buyer, D. Chad Norris of United Fire.
The 15,000 square foot facility at 3249 Tech Drive North, off Ulmerton Road in St. Petersburg, will become United Fire’s new Tampa Bay corporate headquarters. United Fire is now located on 31st Court North in St. Petersburg.
“We couldn’t be more pleased with the work done by the Krauss Organization in finding just the right buyer and then negotiating the terms of a pretty complicated deal for us. Many thanks to both Ryan Lolkus and Ryan Wesner for their professionalism, and congratulations to Chad on his new HQ for United Fire. This was a win-win for all involved,” commented Jarczynski.
Founded in 1952, The Krauss Organization ( is a team of experienced, independent, relationship-oriented commercial real estate advisors. The firm has been trusted through numerous economic cycles for 65 years to guide clients through transactions with a personal commitment to win-win results. Local access to the decision maker at The Krauss Organization translates to greater value in commercial real estate transactions that are crafted promptly in win-win terms. The Krauss Organization leverages its combined 250 years of market knowledge to generate value for local, national and international clients. For a free consultation on all of your commercial real estate needs, please call 813-885-5656, or e-mail our company President, Ryan Lolkus, at *protected email*.