The NFTA's Property Management Group serves as the provider of real estate services for the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority (NFTA). The NFTA’s portfolio includes:

  • over 200 acres of developed and undeveloped real estate
  • 480,000± square feet of multi-use space including industrial, warehouse, distribution, storage aeronautical and associated office space
  • 85+ leases of building space, ground rentals, occupancy/license agreements
  • over 14+ miles of railroad rights of way containing more than 80 separate pipe, wire, and ground leases.

Fiber Optic Providers

The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority, located in Erie and Niagara County, New York, is seeking offers from telecommunication providers interested in entering a Conduit System and Right of Way Occupancy Agreement for Fiber Optic space available within our Rail System and Right of Ways.


Property for Lease

DL&W, second floor
164 Ohio St.
74,875 square feet available under roof and 57,662 sq. ft. available outdoors overlooking the Buffalo River.


Space at 247 Cayuga Road and 485 Cayuga Road
Details here: Cayuga 1 and Cayuga 2

247 Cayuga Road

485 Cayuga Road



  • Aeronautical space available

Parking Lot for Lease 

VACANT LAND FOR LEASE – 21 & 31 East Balcom Street, Buffalo, NY

The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority (N.F.T.A.) located in Erie and Niagara County, New York, is seeking proposals from qualified parties interested in entering into a license agreement for a 6,000 square foot [.138-acre portion] of a vacant lot zoned N-2E (Mixed-Use Edge). The lot consists of two parcels, 21 & 31 East Balcom Street, Buffalo, New York, and is located on the south side of East Balcom Street, between Main Street and Masten Avenue. The property is bordered by an industrial building to the north, residential dwellings to the east, the NFTA Metro Bus Garage to the south, and Mid-City Apartment buildings to the West.

The term of the agreement is negotiable, and the minimum asking price is $.59 per square foot for access and use.  The agreement(s) will grant the Licensee use of the premises in an “as-is” condition; the Licensee is responsible for making the licensed premises suitable for its intended purpose.  This will include any permitting or zoning requirements.

All submissions are due no later than 8am Eastern time on January 30, 2023. Please submit all proposals to : Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority, Property Department, Metro Transportation Center, Beth Clark, Business and Property Specialist, 181 Ellicott St. Buffalo, NY 14203 Ph: 716-855-7413