This post has been corrected to reflect that Carilion’s urgent care center is moving into the space between f.y.e. and JUMP!
Roger Jackson, an agent with Poe and Cronk Real Estate Group, said a retailer is moving into f.y.e.’s space. He would not disclose the name of the new retailer.
The f.y.e music and video store on Electric Road is closing to make room for a new retailer.
a Carilion Clinic urgent care center.
Signs inside and outside the store declare 50 to 80 percent discounts on used and new CDs and DVDs. The store’s fixtures are also for sale.
The store manager referred questions about the closing to f.y.e.’s parent company, Trans World Entertainment. My calls there were not returned.
Roger Jackson, an agent for Poe and Cronk Real Estate Group, says that f.y.e.’s lease was ending and they couldn’t agree with the landlord on a new lease. He said a new retailer has plans to move into the space. He wouldn’t name the company.
The closing comes as My colleague, Sarah Bruyn Jones, reports that Carilion plans to turn the store’s space between f.y.e and JUMP! into an urgent care center.
According to a building permit filed in Roanoke County, Carilion will spend about $210,000 on tenant upgrades.
f.y.e.’s Valley View Mall store remains open.