|12 Months Ended|
Dec. 31, 2020
|Real Estate [Abstract]|
|Real Estate||Real Estate
Investment properties consist of the following (in thousands):
The Company’s depreciation expense on investment properties was $11.32 million and $12.02 million for the years ended December 31, 2020 and 2019, respectively.
A significant portion of the Company’s land, buildings and improvements serve as collateral for its mortgage loans. Accordingly, restrictions exist as to the encumbered property's transferability, use and other common rights typically associated with property ownership.
Assets Held for Sale and Dispositions
At December 31, 2020, assets held for sale included Columbia Fire Station, Berkley Shopping Center, a .75 acre land parcel at Berkley and two outparcels at Rivergate Shopping Center, as the Company has committed to a plan to sell each property. At December 31, 2019, assets held for sale included St. Matthews.
Impairment expenses on assets held for sale are a result of reducing the carrying value for the amount that exceeded the property's fair value less estimated selling costs. The valuation assumptions are based on the three-level valuation hierarchy for fair value measurement and represent Level 2 inputs. The impairment expenses during the years ended December 31, 2020 and 2019 are as follows (in thousands):
As of December 31, 2020 and 2019, assets held for sale and associated liabilities consisted of the following (in thousands):
The following properties were sold during the years ending December 31, 2020 and 2019:
In May 2019, an approximate 10,000 square foot outparcel at the JANAF property was demolished resulting in a $331 thousand write-off to make way for a new approximate 20,000 square foot building constructed by a new grocer tenant, Aldi.
JANAF Executive Building
In April 2019, the Company absorbed an approximate 25,000 square foot outparcel at JANAF as a result of an unlawful detainer with a delinquent tenant, Mariner Investments, LTD.
The entire disclosure for certain real estate investment financial statements, real estate investment trust operating support agreements, real estate owned, retail land sales, time share transactions, as well as other real estate related disclosures.
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