Medistar to Develop 555,000 SF, Class A Medical Office Tower in Houston

HOUSTON — Medistar Corp. will develop a 550,000-square-foot, Class A medical office tower at 6700 Main St. in Houston, adjacent to the Texas Medical Center. The site previously housed a Best Western hotel, which will soon be demolished. The property will feature an oversized parking garage and an undetermined amount of ground-floor retail space, in addition to space for both physicians and healthcare providers. A timetable for completion has not yet been established.  

November 22, 2017

Everhealth Properties Acquires 60,000 SF Medical Office Building in Southeast Indiana

NEW ALBANY, IND. — Everhealth Properties LP, a subsidiary of Everest Healthcare Properties LLC, has acquired New Albany Medical Center, a 60,000-square-foot medical office building in New Albany, roughly six miles west of Louisville. The Scottsdale, Ariz.-based company acquired the asset through its tax-deferred IRS Section 721 program. Other terms of the transaction were not disclosed. At the time of sale, New Albany Medical Center was 95 percent occupied, with a weighted average lease term..

November 17, 2017

Neenan Co. Completes Construction of 55,300 SF Medical Facility in Hazen, North Dakota

HAZEN, N.D. — The Neenan Co. has completed construction of a new 55,300-square-foot medical facility for Sakakawea Medical Center in Hazen in central North Dakota. The new facility integrates both a critical access hospital and a community health center. As a comprehensive medical center, the new facility will enable Sakakawea Medical Center to meet the primary care, diagnostic, emergency, surgical and acute care needs of the rural community while promoting the long-term well-being of the..

November 15, 2017

Franciscan Alliance Acquires 35,000 SF Former Hospital in Hobart, Indiana

HOBART, IND. — Franciscan Alliance Inc. has acquired a 35,000-square-foot former hospital in Hobart, about 40 miles southeast of Chicago. The purchase price was not disclosed. Most recently known as Hind General Hospital, the single-story building has been vacant since 2014. The property is situated on 17 acres at the corner of 61st and Lake Park avenues. Michael Siwietz and Jeff Bennett of McColly Bennett and Steve Malley of Lee & Associates brokered the sale on behalf of ownership,..

November 9, 2017

Code 3 Begins Work on 8,160 SF Freestanding ER, Urgent Care at DFW Airport

IRVING, TEXAS — Code 3 Emergency Room and Urgent Care has begun work on an 8,160-square-foot, freestanding emergency room and urgent care center at the Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) International Airport in Irving. The facility will be situated on 1.5 acres within Southgate Plaza, a 32-acre development that houses a 137-room Hyatt Place hotel and a 154,000-square-foot office building, as well as a variety of retail and restaurant options. The facility will be equipped with a CT scanner, Ultrasound..

November 7, 2017

McCarthy Begins $150M Expansion of Healthcare Campus in Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY — McCarthy Building Cos. Inc. has begun work on a $150 million expansion of Oklahoma Heart Healthcare’s south campus in Oklahoma City. The project will deliver a six-story, 228,338-square-foot hospital tower on the campus’ west side, which will be occupied by healthcare provider Mercy. That building will offer 44 patient beds, eight cardiac care unit beds, two inpatient pharmacies, imaging and surgery areas and a chapel. The project will also deliver surface parking, a..

November 6, 2017

Bamboo Equity Partners Acquires 52,000 SF Medical Office Building in Sunset Hills, Missouri

SUNSET HILLS, MO. — Bamboo Equity Partners has acquired a 52,000-square-foot medical office building in Sunset Hills, about 15 miles southwest of St. Louis. The building, located at 10777 Sunset Office Drive, is 91 percent occupied. Tenants include Mercy Hospitals, SSM and Sisters of St. Joseph. Bamboo plans to renovate the property, built in 1978, to improve common areas used by patients and healthcare providers. Bamboo Micro Opportunity Fund I LP was the entity used to acquire the..

November 6, 2017

Darland Completes 51,000 SF Renovation at Hospital in Grant, Nebraska

GRANT, NEB. — Darland has completed a three-year expansion and remodeling project at Perkins County Health Services in Grant in central western Nebraska. The 51,000-square-foot project included a 28,884-square-foot addition to expand services provided by the hospital. The two-story addition includes 20 patient rooms with dedicated spaces for labor and delivery; isolation and intensive care; an endoscopy suite; and a new emergency department with drive-up entrance. A new physical therapy..

November 6, 2017

Irvine-Based Healthcare REIT HCP Closes $2B Credit Facility

IRVINE, CALIF. — HCP (NYSE: HCP), an Irvine-based healthcare REIT, has closed on a new $2 billion unsecured revolving credit facility. The new facility reduces the company's funded interest cost for committed loans by five basis points and has a maturity date of Oct. 19, 2021. Based on the company's current senior unsecured long-term debt ratings, the facility bears interest annually at LIBOR plus 100 basis points and has a facility fee of 20 basis points. The facility also includes two..

October 24, 2017

Options Abound as El Paso Healthcare Real Estate Market Expands

Healthcare facilities have become a mainstream investment asset class for private and institutional investors over the last decade. Healthcare assets with strong credit tenancy and on-campus locations are now fetching record pricing. Pressure from consumers, federal and state legislation and fiscal responsibility are driving changes in the delivery of healthcare services. Significant consolidation is occurring in the form of acquisitions and affiliations. The most visible and tangible change..

October 20, 2017