New tenant leases old Circuit City headquarters

Posted on: 8:18 am, March 15, 2013, by

The 383,000-square-foot Deep Run III building in Henrico. (Photo by David Larter)

The 383,000-square-foot Deep Run III building in Henrico. (Photo by David Larter)

By David Larter

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (RichmondBizSense.com) – 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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