Originally constructed as a food warehouse in 1919 the terminal was a major hub for the City's thriving Elk Street Food Market. Ninety four years later it again made history as the first Loft conversion community developed in the Cobblestone district in the City of Buffalo being developed in 2002 and again in 2016 as "The Lofts at Elk Terminal". This urban location offers 154 spacious unique units ranging from open loft spaces, one or two bedroom and corporate turn-key units. This pet friendly community is located within walking distance to the regions KeyBank Center a sports and entertainment center, Buffalo's Canalside, Buffalo Niagara Casino and Cobblestone District restaurants. Elk Terminal is located only minutes by car or light rail transit system to the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus, "BNMC" Buffalo City Hall, Chippewa entertainment and theater district, Allentown and Elmwood Village districts.