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Joint Venture Breaks Ground on $54M Student Housing Community Near University of Florida

GAINESVILLE, FLA. — A joint venture between Batson-Cook Development Co. (BCDC), 908 Group and Kayne Anderson Real Estate Advisors has broken ground on The Nine @ Gainesville, a $54 million student housing community situated less than a quarter-mile from the University of Florida’s campus in Gainesville. Located at 1115 13th St., The Nine will feature 627 beds within one-, two-, three-, four- and five-bedroom units. All fully furnished residences will feature private bathrooms, in-unit..

June 22, 2017

Novare, BCDC to Open Second SkyHouse Tower in Uptown Charlotte Tomorrow

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Novare Group and Batson-Cook Development Co. (BCDC) will open its second SkyHouse property in Uptown Charlotte, SkyHouse Uptown South Tower, tomorrow. The 24-story apartment tower sits adjacent to the first tower, and combined, the two nearly identical buildings total 672 studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom units. Amenities include the signature SkyHouse on the top floor, complete with a clubhouse, fitness facilities, swimming pool and an outdoor kitchen all with..

June 21, 2017

Middle Street Partners Breaks Ground on $48M Apartment Community in Charleston

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Middle Street Partners, a Charleston-based development and investment firm, has broken ground on The Atlantic at Grand Oaks, a 316-unit apartment community located along Ashley Gardens Boulevard in Charleston. Total project costs are estimated at $48 million. The property will feature 16 two- and three-story walk-up residential buildings and a 7,000–square-foot clubhouse overlooking a resort-style pool. Other amenities will include a fitness studio, business cafe and..

June 21, 2017

Phillips Realty Capital Secures $36.5M in Financing for Office Building in Richmond

RICHMOND, VA. — Phillips Realty Capital has secured $36.5 million in permanent financing for the Altria Building at Reynolds Crossing located at 6603 W. Broad St. in Richmond. Phillps Realty Capital’s Charles DuBose arranged the financing on behalf of the borrower, Reynolds Development. The 222,057-square-foot, Class B office building was built in 1968 and renovated in 2007. The Altria Building is fully leased to a single credit tenant, Philip Morris USA, which is headquartered at the..

June 21, 2017

Berkadia Arranges $32M Acquisition Loan for Apartment Community in Orlando

ORLANDO, FLA. — Berkadia has arranged a $32 million loan for the acquisition of Courtney at Lake Shadow, a Class A, 244-unit apartment community located at 545 S. Keller Road in Orlando. Berkadia’s Charles Foschini and Christopher Apone arranged the seven-year, floating-rate loan with three years of interest-only payments through Freddie Mac on behalf of the borrower, Harbor Group International. Built in 2016, the lakefront community features one-, two-, and three-bedroom units, a fitness..

June 21, 2017

KeyBank Provides $20.8M Freddie Mac Loan for Multifamily Property in Atlanta

ATLANTA — KeyBank Real Estate Capital has provided a $20.8 million Freddie Mac acquisition loan for Village on the Green, a 216-unit multifamily property located at 2975 Continental Colony Parkway in Atlanta. KeyBank’s Timothy Weldon and Irena Edwards structured the fixed-rate financing with a 10-year term, 30-year amortization schedule and five years of interest-only payments. Property amenities include a fitness center, resort-style pool, playground and a tennis court.

June 21, 2017

AEG to Develop Mixed-Use Entertainment District in Downtown Nashville

NASHVILLE, TENN. — AEG plans to develop a mixed-use entertainment district at Southwest Value Partner’s (SWVP) Nashville Yards in downtown Nashville. The Los Angeles-based sports and entertainment venue owner/operator purchased a four-acre parcel of land that will be anchored by a 4,000-capacity music venue, a flagship Regal Cinemas theater complex, a 600- to 700- capacity live entertainment club, an approximately 240-room boutique hotel and other entertainment, food and beverage options...

June 20, 2017

Carter Validus Acquires 995,728 SF American Cancer Society Building in Atlanta for $166M

ATLANTA — Carter Validus has acquired the 995,728-square-foot American Cancer Society Building in downtown Atlanta for $166 million. Cushman & Wakefield’s Stewart Calhoun, David Meline, Samir Idris and Andy Johns represented the seller, Atlanta-based Cousins Properties, in the transaction. Mike Ryan and Brian Linnihan of Cushman & Wakefield arranged acquisition financing. The American Cancer Society Inc., Digital Realty, InComm and the Georgia Lottery Corp. are among the tenants at the..

June 20, 2017

Trammell Crow, Meadow Partners Break Ground on 93,100 SF Medical Office Facility in Metro D.C.

NATIONAL HARBOR, MD. — Trammell Crow Co. and its partner, Meadow Partners, have broken ground on the Medical Pavilion at National Harbor, a 93,100-square-foot, Class A medical office building located at 251 National Harbor Blvd., roughly 11 miles south of Washington, D.C. The five-story building will be home to medical and clinical specialties, including dermatology, wellness and functional fitness, orthopedics, primary care and an ambulatory surgery center. Located within the master-planned..

June 20, 2017

Keystone Property Group Acquires Office Portfolio in Metro Miami for $36M

KENDALL, FLA. — Keystone Property Group has purchased Dadeland Towers South, a portfolio comprising two office buildings totaling 228,136 square feet and an on-site, 246,319-square-foot parking garage located at 9400-9500 S. Dadeland Blvd. in the Kendall submarket of Miami. Avison Young’s John Crotty and Michael Fay represented Keystone in the $36 million acquisition. Keystone simultaneously completed a 102,000-square-foot lease with the seller, AvMed Inc., a Florida-based health insurance..

June 20, 2017