Downtown developer Andy Zimmerman to buy Old Greensborough Gateway Center

Developer Andy Zimmerman is continuing to add to his downtown Greensboro holdings, with the Old Greensborough Gateway Center now under contract.

The historic building at 620 S. Elm St. opened in 1920 as the home of the Blue Bell Overall Co. and was renovated in the 1980s for use as office space, but it is in need of upgrades, Zimmerman told me Wednesday.

The building is owned by 620 Corp., an entity headed by long-time downtown advocate and community supporter Betty Cone, which purchased the building…

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