EVANSTON, ILL. — Real Capital Solutions Inc. and RMK Management Corp. have opened 1620 Central, a 47-unit luxury apartment building in Evanston. The four-story property, located at 1620 Central St., is 40 percent leased. Floor plans include one-, two- and three-bedroom units ranging from 601 to 1,297 square feet. Monthly rents range from $2,020 to $3,287. Amenities include a bike storage room, electronic package management system and dry cleaning drop-off and pick-up. TJM Development Inc. and..
STERLING HEIGHTS, MICH. — Time Equities Inc. (TEI) has acquired Clinton Valley Shopping Center in Sterling Heights for $23.5 million. The 205,435-square-foot retail center is located at 44809 Schoenherr Road. The property is currently 91 percent occupied. Tenants include Hobby Lobby, Office Depot, DSW, OptimeEyes, Avenue, GameStop, Lifeway Christian, Carrabba’s Italian Grill and BD’s Mongolian Barbeque. Ami Ziff, Jonathan Kim and Adam Levitt of TEI represented TEI in the acquisition. Ben..
TOPEKA AND MANHATTAN, KAN. — CBRE has arranged the sale of two multifamily properties near major universities in Kansas for an undisclosed price. Constructed between 2009 and 2014, the Lofts at College Hill is a 220-unit property located near Washburn University in Topeka. Amenities include a clubhouse, fitness facility, resort-style pool, media room, game room and business room. The Campus East Apartments consists of 110 units and is located one block from Kansas State University in..
MIDLAND, MICH. — Zolman Restoration has signed a 30,690-square-foot industrial lease in Midland, about 27 miles east of Mt. Pleasant. The property is located at 2520 Schuette Road. Zolman Restoration is a fire, flood and storm damage repair company. The company needed the space to house furnishings, equipment and fixtures while repairing a building damaged from fire. John Hamburger and Julie Strong of Signature Associates represented the tenant in the lease transaction. The landlord was not..
CHICAGO — Joe & The Juice has signed three leases to open its first locations in Chicago. The properties are located at 10 E. Delaware Place, 412 N. Wells St. and 8 E. Huron St. The Denmark-based company is known for its natural and organic ingredients in freshly prepared juices, coffee, shakes and sandwiches. The locations, the company’s first in the Midwest, are slated to open later this year and in 2018. Phil Golding, Todd Siegel and Amira Yunis of CBRE represented Joe & The..
Bridge Sells 491,010 SF Industrial Portfolio in Chicago Area for $69M, Acquires 48-Acre Land Site for $27M
CHICAGO — Bridge Development Partners LLC has sold four industrial buildings totaling 491,010 square feet in Chicago’s O’Hare market for $69 million. The properties include: 1701 Nicholas Blvd. in Elk Grove Village; 11600 Grand Ave. in Northlake; and 9555 and 9655 Soreng Ave. in Schiller Park. With buildings constructed between 2014 and 2017, the property was 78 percent leased at the time of sale. Tenants include Pilot Air Freight Corp., NNR Global Logistics USA Inc. and Fujitrans USA..
MINNETONKA, MINN. — A joint venture between LeCesse Development Corp., Morgan Management and UC Funds has broken ground on RiZE at Opus Park, a 322-unit apartment community in Minnetonka, a western suburb of Minneapolis. The $73 million project is a redevelopment of the Opus Business Park. The property will feature studio, one- and two-bedroom units. Plans call for construction of a six-story building and a 492-car parking garage. Amenities will include a clubhouse, fitness center, movie..
ST. PETERS, MO. — Developer GBT Realty Corp. is nearing completion of The Shoppes at Mid Rivers, a 270,000-square-foot shopping center in St. Peters, a suburb of St. Louis. The project is the largest retail development in the St. Louis metro area in nearly a decade, according to GBT. Burlington, Marshalls, HomeGoods and Aspen Dental are set to open at the property in September. Academy Sports + Outdoors and Famous Footwear will open in October. Ross, OshKosh B’gosh, Five Below and Nail..
Deering Commercial Mortgage Arranges $16.5M Refinancing Loan for Student Housing Property in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS — Deering Commercial Mortgage LLC has arranged a $16.5 million loan for the refinancing of a student housing property in Minneapolis. The 92-unit property, called 1301 University, is located near the University of Minnesota. The building features studio, one-, two-, three- and four-bedroom units. Amenities include a fitness center and underground parking. Len Deering of Deering Commercial Mortgage arranged the 10-year loan. Goldman Sachs provided the loan.
BLOOMINGTON, MINN. — Marcus & Millichap has brokered the sale of an 82,350-square-foot industrial building in Bloomington for $3 million. The property is located at 8301 Grand Avenue South. U.S. Venture, a distributor of energy, automotive and lubricants products, was the seller. As part of the sale, U.S. Venture executed a 10-year, triple-net lease and will remain in the building. U.S. Lubricants, a division of U.S. Venture, will continue to use the building as a bulk storage and..