Abstract

Rose Strauss, owner and operator of ten buildings in Cleveland's Midtown Corridor, discusses her professional life in the area. Ms. Strauss, former president of Leader Electric, decided to go into the real estate business in the early 1980s. She discusses why she decided to get involved in urban real estate, security issues, marketing issues, and her attraction to Downtown real estate. Other topics include her personal and family history, perceptions of Cleveland neighborhoods, and the changing environments of multiple neighborhoods.

Creator

Strauss, Rose (interviewee)

Creator

Calder, James (interviewer)

Project

Midtown Cleveland

Date

7-24-2007

Document Type

Oral History

Duration

69 minutes

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Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License
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