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Colliers Brokers Sale of Former Car Dealership in Palatine, Illinois

PALATINE, ILL. — Colliers International has brokered the sale of a former Jaguar car dealership in Palatine, located about 35 miles northwest of Chicago. The sales price was not disclosed, but the asking price was $3.3 million. Studio 41, a kitchen and bath plumbing fixtures manufacturer, purchased the 30,000-square-foot property with plans to convert it into a home design showroom. Upon completion, the property will be open to homeowners, contractors, designers and architects. Anne Dempsey …

Pathway to Living, Caddis Open 96-Unit Seniors Housing Community in Orland Park, Illinois

ORLAND PARK, ILL. — Pathway to Living and Caddis Healthcare Real Estate have opened Heartis Village of Orland Park, a 96-unit assisted living and memory care community. The 89,622-square-foot property is located at 7420 W. 159th St. The community’s 72 assisted living units range in size from 371 to 1,032 square feet, while the 24 memory care studios measure approximately 260 to 360 square feet. Amenities include a dining room, movie theater, chapel, salon and spa, fitness center, doctor’s …

Blueprint Brokers Sale of Two Skilled Nursing Facilities in Southern Illinois for $5.5M

EDWARDSVILLE, ILL. — Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors has brokered the sale of University Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and Edwardsville Nursing and Rehabilitation, both located in Edwardsville and totaling approximately 232 beds, for $5.5 million. The purchase price equates to approximately $24,000 per bed. The sale was prompted by the operator’s motivation to reduce its overall exposure to the state’s challenging reimbursement environment relating to delayed payments of …

HFF Arranges Sale of 325-Unit Apartment Tower in Chicago

CHICAGO — HFF has arranged the sale of Optima Chicago Center in the city’s Streeterville neighborhood. The sales price was not disclosed. The 325-unit apartment tower is located at 200 E. Illinois St. Constructed in 2013 and designed by David Hovey, the 42-story property features a mix of one-, two- and three-bedroom units as well as two penthouses. The property includes a 233-space parking garage and 20,644 square feet of commercial space. Amenities include a rooftop, outdoor lounge, …

Marcus & Millichap Brokers $11.3M Sale of Mixed-Use Building, Development Site in Chicago

CHICAGO — Marcus & Millichap has brokered the sale of a 53,931-square-foot mixed-use building and an adjacent development site in Chicago’s River West neighborhood for $11.3 million. The buyer, Tandem Development, plans to renovate the existing building and develop a 226-unit apartment tower on an adjacent parking lot. The 23-story tower will feature a parking garage and 2,300 square feet of first-floor retail space. Stephen Lieberman and Kyle Stengle of Marcus & Millichap …

HSA Commercial Sells 218,500 SF Industrial Building in Waukegan, Illinois

WAUKEGAN, ILL. — HSA Commercial Real Estate has sold a 218,500-square-foot industrial building in Waukegan for an undisclosed price. The property is located within the Delany Commerce Center, a 22.7-acre development. HSA developed the building in 2013 in partnership with Washington Capital Management Inc. The property is fully leased to Eagle Foods, a manufacturer and distributor of household food and snack products, and Trifinity Partners, a third-party logistics firm that serves major …

CA Ventures, Focus Break Ground on 241-Unit Apartment Building Near Northwestern University

EVANSTON, ILL. — Developers CA Ventures and Focus have broken ground on 811 Emerson, an apartment building near Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. The nine-story, 241-unit transit-oriented development is located at 811 Emerson St. One-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans will range in size from 400 to 1,100 square feet. Outdoor amenities will include a courtyard with a pool, fire pit and grilling stations. Indoor amenities will include a social lounge, business center and fitness …

iHerb Signs 257,344 SF Industrial Lease in Elgin, Illinois

ELGIN, ILL. — iHerb Inc. has signed a 257,344-square-foot industrial lease in Elgin. The company sells nutritional supplements, vitamins, personal care, baby care and other health products. The industrial building, Zilber Industrial I, is located at 2640 Auto Mall Drive with immediate access to I-90. Jack Brennan and John Hamilton of CBRE represented the tenant in the lease transaction. Dominc Carbonari and Frank Griffin of JLL represented the owners, Zilber Property

Principle Construction Breaks Ground on 43,227 SF Office Building in Romeoville, Illinois

ROMEOVILLE, ILL. — Principle Construction Corp. has broken ground on a 43,227-square-foot, speculative office development in Romeoville, about 30 miles southwest of Chicago. Known as the OWL 3 Spec Office, the property is located at 1250 Windham Parkway. The project, slated for completion this October, will be able to accommodate 10 tenants. This will be the first LEED-certified office building in Romeoville, according to Principle. The project is being developed in partnership with Lakeview …

Cresset Partners Buys 84-Unit Apartment Community in Chicago’s South Loop

CHICAGO — Cresset Partners, the private investment affiliate of Cresset Wealth Advisors, has purchased Wells Place in the heart of Chicago’s South Loop for an undisclosed price. The 84-unit apartment community is located at 837 and 839 S. Wells St. The property features a mix of one- and two-bedroom units with in-unit washers/dryers and private patios. The seller was not