Home2Suites by Hilton Opens in Lafayette, Indiana

LAFAYETTE, IND. — Home2Suites by Hilton Lafayette has opened in central western Indiana. The 93-suite hotel is designed for travelers who want to maintain their normal routine. The property features a combined laundry and fitness area, indoor pool and grill area, as well as complimentary breakfast. The hotel is located at 3838 Grace Lane near Purdue University. Kamba Hospitality owns the property and Witness Hospitality LLC will manage the hotel.

October 20, 2017

Books & Brews to Open at University of Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS — Books & Brews Used Bookstore and Taproom has signed a 4,600-square-foot retail lease at the University of Indianapolis. Redevelopment of the property, located at 3808 Shelby St., will begin this fall. Books & Brews will be the only restaurant and brewery on campus, according to a news release. Crystal Kennard, Scot Courtney and Richard King III of Lee & Associates represented the landlord, Oakbridge Properties, in the lease transaction. Robb Day of Coldwell Banker..

October 17, 2017

HRI Properties Breaks Ground on 316-Room, Dual-Branded Hyatt Hotel in Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS — HRI Properties has broken ground on the dual-branded Hyatt Place and Hyatt House hotel in the Wholesale District in Indianapolis. Construction began in September, with completion slated for the second quarter of 2019. HRI Lodging, an affiliate of HRI Properties, will manage the property under franchise agreements from Hyatt Hotels Corp. The property will feature a 186-room Hyatt Place hotel and a 130-room Hyatt House, an extended-stay hotel. Amenities will include valet..

October 13, 2017

Kuehne + Nagel Inks 78,300 SF Industrial Lease Expansion in Suburban Indianapolis

PLAINFIELD, IND. — Kuehne + Nagel has signed an industrial lease for an additional 78,300 square feet at Gateway Business Park in Plainfield, a suburb of Indianapolis. The Switzerland-based global logistics has occupied 55,000 square feet at the property since June and will now lease a total of 133,800 square feet. Known as Gateway Industrial IV, the 151,200-square-foot building is located at 845 S. Columbia Road. Chicago-based HSA Commercial Real Estate developed the building in partnership..

October 12, 2017

Dora Hotel Co. to Manage 92-Room Hotel in Whitestown, Indiana

WHITESTOWN, IND. — Dora Hotel Co. LLC has partnered with Anson Hospitality LLC to manage the Hampton Inn in Whitestown, about 25 miles north of Indianapolis. The 92-room hotel is located at 6005 Main St. near I-65. The hotel features banquet meeting space, a pool, fitness center, on-site convenience store and business center. The two companies also operate a Holiday Inn Express & Suites in Carmel.

October 11, 2017

Darwin Realty Arranges Sale of 121,800 SF Industrial Building in Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS — Darwin Realty has arranged the sale of a 121,800-square-foot industrial building in Indianapolis for an undisclosed price. The property is located at 9710 Park Davis Drive. The buyer, a Midwest-based manufacturer and distributor of food products, will use the facility to expand production capacity. The building features 28-foot clear heights and a fully air-conditioned warehouse. The facility is expandable to accommodate future growth. Chip Barnes and Brian Buschuk of JLL..

October 10, 2017

Opus Begins Construction of 495,977 SF Industrial Building in Greenwood, Indiana

GREENWOOD, IND. — The Opus Group has begun construction of a 495,977-square-foot speculative industrial building in Greenwood, about 14 miles south of Indianapolis. Opus is developing the project, known as Greenpointe Logistics Center, in a joint venture with Diamond Realty Investments Inc. The building will feature 36-foot clear heights and will be able to accommodate up to two tenants. Completion is slated for late spring 2018. Luke Wessel of Cushman & Wakefield will market the property..

October 6, 2017

Northern Suburbs of Indianapolis See Vast Growth in Urban Core Development

The northern suburbs of Indianapolis aren’t just following the latest trend of developing dense urban cores within suburban markets — they’re on the leading edge. In particular, Fishers and Carmel boast flourishing downtown environments that are walkable and bike-friendly. The idea is to develop a core urban area amid the suburban sprawl by creating activities and concepts that serve various community needs such as cool restaurants, shops, office and living space, evening events for..

October 5, 2017

CBRE Arranges Sale of Three Multifamily Properties in Indianapolis Area for $69.1M

INDIANAPOLIS — CBRE has arranged the sale of three multifamily properties in the Indianapolis area for $69.1 million. Steve LaMotte Jr. of CBRE represented the seller in each of the separate transactions. Philadelphia-based Gold/Oller retained a management interest in Lighthouse Landings, a 336-unit property completed in 2001. Covenant Capital acquired Columns of Castleton, a 398-unit property located on the northeast side of Indianapolis. CBRE represented the seller, Samuel Geltman..

September 26, 2017

Ingram Micro Signs 592,800 SF Industrial Lease in Jeffersonville, Indiana

JEFFERSONVILLE, IND. — Ingram Micro has signed a 592,800-square-foot industrial lease in Jeffersonville, three miles north of Louisville, Ky. The technology and supply chain services provider will fully occupy Gateway 600 within the River Ridge Commerce Center. The property is located on 40 acres at 250 Hilton Lane. VanTrust Real Estate developed the speculative building, which was completed earlier this year. Matt Hartlage and Jake Sturman of JLL represented the tenant in the lease..

September 26, 2017