NEWPORT, ORE. — A 1031 exchange buyer has acquired the 44-room Econolodge motel in Newport for an undisclosed amount. The motel is located at 606 S.W. Coast Highway 101. The roadside property is situated on the Central Oregon Coast and features ocean views. Joseph P. Kennedy of Crystal Investment Property represented the buyer.
CHANNELVIEW, TEXAS — Marcus & Millichap has brokered the $1.6 million sale of an 86-room La Quinta hotel located at 16211 E. Freeway in the eastern Houston suburb of Channelview. Skyler Cooper, Chris Gomes and Allan Miller of Marcus & Millichap represented the seller, a limited liability company and procured the buyer, a partnership. Both parties requested confidentiality.
NEW YORK CITY — The Gehr Group has arranged $20 million in financing from MidFirst Bank for the leasehold interest in the Fairfield Inn & Suites Manhattan/Times Square, completing a $181 million recapitalization of the New York assets held by its newly formed subsidiary, Gehr Hospitality. The first phase of the recapitalization took place in July 2016, when the company secured a $60 million loan from French bank Natixis for the fee interest in the Fairfield Inn & Suites..
MADISON, WIS. — Waterton will manage the Sheraton Madison Hotel following the company’s recent sale of the property. The hotel’s new owner, DeFoor Brothers Development, purchased the property from a joint venture of Waterton and Marcus Hotels & Resorts, its previous manager. Located at 706 John Nolen Drive, the eight-story Sheraton is 2.5 miles from the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Built in 1972, the Sheraton will undergo a multimillion-dollar renovation that will update..
ST. PAUL, MINN. — Dougherty Funding LLC has provided a $15.1 million loan for the construction of a Residence Inn by Marriott in St. Paul. The 102-room hotel will be located on Grand Avenue adjacent to the Children’s Hospital and Allina’s United Hospital, with close proximity to the St. Paul Convention Center and Xcel Energy Center. Included in the project is the preservation of a firehouse that is the City of St. Paul’s oldest remaining municipal building, constructed in 1871...
GUNNISON, COLO. — A limited liability company has acquired the 107-room Holiday Inn Express & Suites Gunnison for $9.7 million. The hotel is located at 910 E. Tomichi Ave., southeast of Grand Junction. The LLC plans to improve the hotel. Gordon Allred, Shane Hanrahan and Neville Rustomjee of Marcus & Millichap represented the buyer. Allred and Rustomjee also represented the seller, another LLC, in this transaction.
FORT LEE, N.J. — PMZ Realty Capital has arranged a $23.7 million construction loan for Hyatt Place Fort Lee. The 168-room property will offer rooms including work desks, refrigerators, coffee makers and an in-room safe. The hotel also features complimentary breakfast.
LIVERMORE, CALIF. — A 108-room Home2 Suites by Hilton has opened in Livermore. The hotel is located at 2625 Constitution Drive. Common-area amenities include an outdoor saline pool, barbecue grills and fire pit with seating. The hotel is situated near wine country, corporate businesses in the Tri-Valley area, Shadow Cliff’s Regional Recreation Area, San Francisco Premium Outlets and Del Valle Regional Park.
KNOXVILLE, TENN. — Commercial & Investment Properties has opened The Tennessean Personal Luxury Hotel & Residences, a $28 million hotel and condominium development located at 531 Henley St. in downtown Knoxville. The property features 82 hotel rooms and 12 condominiums, as well as amenities for guests and owners including a fitness center, valet parking, room service and the Drawing Room lounge. McCarty Holsaple McCarty designed The Tennessean, which is situated near Market Square, World’s..
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — Hampton Inn & Suites is now open in Bridgewater. RD Management owns the 133-room property and developed it in partnership with XSS Hotels. Colwen Hotels will manage the property. Located at 1277 Route 22 W., the hotel is located near I-287 and Bridgewater Commons Mall. Amenities include an indoor heated pool, fitness center, meeting space, 24-hour business center, free breakfast, an on-site lounge and bar, 24-hour snack shop and complimentary Wi-Fi.