Orange Mound’s United Equipment landmark bought for mixed-use development

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<strong>Unapologetic and Tone are teaming up to redevelop the former United Equipment Building and several surrounding acres into Orange Mound Tower</strong>. (Mark Weber/The Daily Memphian)

Unapologetic and Tone are teaming up to redevelop the former United Equipment Building and several surrounding acres into Orange Mound Tower. (Mark Weber/The Daily Memphian)

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 08, 2021 6:26 AM CT | Published: May 28, 2021 12:22 PM CT

The former United Equipment Building towers over Lamar Avenue and the surrounding community.

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Elle Perry

The Memphis native and two-time University of Memphis graduate has written for publications including The Memphis Business Journal, Memphis Flyer and High Ground News, and previously served as coordinator of The Teen Appeal.


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