Walter Piano Transport Expands

11-10-2015 -- KWH Properties LLC is the new owner of the 78,084 SF industrial building at 2135 Industrial Parkway in Elkhart. Brent Miller, SIOR, represented KWH Properties in the sale. The site is expected to be the new home of Walter Piano Transport, a national piano moving company based in Elkhart. Owners Kevin and Hope Walter started out in Kevin’s family business of manufacturing pianos. Kevin worked at Walter Piano Company in Elkhart for over 35 years. In 1984 Kevin and Hope started their own trucking company to safely transport pianos. Over the years they have expanded to professional relocation, shipping and storage of any brand of piano, organ or musical instrument. The new facility expands their storage, as well as piano restoration space, by more than 30,000 SF from their previous location on Decio Drive. The new building will also be home to Piano Market Plus, a retail store with a showroom featuring Yamaha pianos as well as other brands. In addition, the new building will offer additional room for teaching studios for music lessons. The seller of the building was Lux Property Corporation and was represented by Pete Letherman, SIOR, CCIM.