The Hickey Family Co. owns the property, which was purchased in 1995 for $513,845. Ray Hickey started with the Tidewater company as a deck hand in 1951 and worked his way up to buying the company and becoming president in 1977. He sold the company to an investment group in 1996 at which time he retired and his son, Wes Hickey, served as its president until 1999. Ray Hickey died in 2010 the age of 82.
The 21.48 acre property, which is listed on LoopNet, has 60,731 square feet of industrial building space. That includes 9,609 square feet of office space, 17,500 square feet of newer shop or office space, 15,826 square feet of warehouse or storage space, 7,711 square feet of office or maintenance space and 10,085 square feet of older storage and shed building space. It’s at 6305 N.W. Old Lower River Road, surrounded by Port of Vancouver lands.
The current rent paid for the property is $75,059.22 per month, with a consumer price index-based increase every five years.