|3 Months Ended|
Mar. 31, 2021
|Real Estate [Abstract]|
|Real Estate||Real Estate
Investment properties consist of the following (in thousands):
The Company’s depreciation expense on investment properties was $2.69 million and $2.94 million for the three months ended March 31, 2021 and 2020, 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 March 31, 2021, assets held for sale included Columbia Fire Station, Surrey Plaza and two outparcels at Rivergate Shopping Center, as the Company has committed to a plan to sell each property. At December 31, 2020, assets held for sale included Columbia Fire Station, Berkley Shopping Center, a .75 acre land parcel at Berkley (the "Berkley Land Parcel") and two outparcels at Rivergate Shopping Center.
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. No impairment expenses were recorded for the three months ended March 31, 2021. The Company recorded $600 thousand impairment expense for the three months ended March 31, 2020 resulting from reducing the carrying value of Columbia Fire Station.
As of March 31, 2021 and December 31, 2020, assets held for sale and associated liabilities consisted of the following (in thousands):
The following properties were sold during the three months ended March 31, 2021 and 2020:
The entire disclosure related to a disposal group. Includes, but is not limited to, a discontinued operation, disposal classified as held-for-sale or disposed of by means other than sale or disposal of an individually significant component.
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