St. Louis-area businesses finalists in competition for free rent
ST. LOUIS – Edwards Realty Co., owner and operator of The Boulevard in Richmond Heights, has named seven finalists for its competition to win three months of free rental in the mixed-use retail center.
In addition to the free rental, Edwards Realty will be giving marketing and social media support and $ 2,000 to decorate the space to a local company to rent a 1,380-square-foot retail store on the Boulevard in Richmond Heights. on Interstate 64 and on Brentwood Boulevard.
Edwards Realty received more than 75 applications from local entrepreneurs, officials said. The finalists include everything from retail boutiques to skin care products.
“We are overwhelmed by the response to Pop Local on the Boulevard,” Ramzi Hassan, president of Edwards Realty, said in a statement. “It was an honor to review all applications and to see the passion of local small businesses in the St. Louis area.”