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A&G Realty Arranges $1.8M Sale of Educational Building in Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS — A&G Realty Partners has arranged the sale of a 58,692-square-foot educational building in Indianapolis for $1.8 million. The facility was formerly an ITT Tech school owned and operated by now-bankrupt ITT Educational Services. Mercy Road Church has purchased the property with plans to operate the first floor as a church and lease the second floor to a coworking space for nonprofits and faith-based businesses. The sale marks the completion of A&G’s national disposition …

Money360 Provides $7M Refinancing for Office Property in West Lafayette, Indiana

WEST LAFAYETTE, IND. — Money360 has provided a $7 million bridge loan for the refinancing of a 446,222-square-foot office property in West Lafayette. The three-year, nonrecourse loan features a loan-to-value ratio of 66.8 percent and a floating rate. The borrower was not

If You Build It, Will They Come? Indy Industrial Tenants Demand Smaller Spaces

Recently, my national research colleagues released “The Top 10 Commercial Real Estate Trends for 2019,” a piece featuring predictions on subjects such as trade tensions, labor shortages and the evolution of “co-everything.” Of all the predictions, one stood out as being especially relevant for the Indianapolis industrial market as we inch further into 2019. Indianapolis has lacked industrial space for occupiers seeking to grow, particularly in smaller segments. The great news is that …

A&G Realty Completes Auction of Several Properties Formerly Owned by The Bon-Ton Stores Inc.

ILLINOIS, IOWA AND MICHIGAN — Real estate advisory and brokerage firm A&G Realty Partners has announced the results of its Jan. 28 bankruptcy auction of the final department store properties formerly owned by The Bon-Ton Stores Inc. The stores, located in the Midwest, formerly operated under the Bergner’s Carson’s, Younkers, Elder-Beerman and Bon-Ton names. In Coralville, Iowa, a home furnishings retailer acquired the 98,458-square-foot Younkers at Coral Ridge Mall. Mall …

The Resilience and Importance of Retail in Indianapolis

While Indiana is well known for the Indianapolis 500, the state’s economy is firing on all cylinders and experiencing noteworthy job growth. Indiana’s marketing campaign, “A State That Works,” has been successful in attracting investment to the state by touting its highly ranked business climate, competitive cost of doing business, pro-business tax climate, low cost of living, extensive logistical infrastructure and access to strong educational systems.  In June 2018, Bloomberg …

Maverick Commercial Mortgage Arranges $7M Bridge Loan for Office Property in Indiana

WEST LAFAYETTE, IND. — Maverick Commercial Mortgage has arranged a $7 million bridge loan for the International Technology Center in West Lafayette. The anchor tenant of the 75,099-square-foot office building is Parkwest Fitness. Space currently used as a basketball court at the property will be converted into additional office space. A national lender provided the nonrecourse loan. The initial funding paid for the refinancing of existing debt on the property and closing costs. …

Gladstone Commercial Purchases Industrial Building in Indianapolis for $3.5M

INDIANAPOLIS — Gladstone Commercial Corp. has purchased a 34,800-square-foot industrial building in Indianapolis for $3.5 million. The property, located within Park 100, is expandable by approximately 13,000 square feet. Indianapolis Fruit Co. Inc. fully occupies the freezer storage and distribution facility. The company provides fresh, frozen and packaged produce to a variety of customer types, including grocery stores, restaurants, schools and food management companies. The seller was not …

NorthMarq Arranges $4.3M Fannie Mae Supplemental Loan for Indianapolis Apartments

INDIANAPOLIS — NorthMarq Capital has arranged a $4.3 million Fannie Mae supplemental loan for Wildwood Apartments, a 324-unit multifamily property in Indianapolis. Wildwood Apartments features communal amenities such as a pool, fitness center, basketball court, tennis court and a playground. David Garfinkel of NorthMarq placed the loan, which carries a five-year term and a 30-year amortization schedule, on behalf of the undisclosed borrower. Proceeds will be used to fund continued value-add …

Sinatra & Co., L5 Investments Acquire 740-Unit Multifamily Property in South Bend for $56M

SOUTH BEND, IND. — Sinatra & Co. Real Estate and L5 Investments, along with Odyssey Properties Group Inc., have acquired Castle Point in South Bend for $56 million. The 740-unit multifamily property is comprised of 32 two-story buildings. A 25,000-square-foot amenity area features a fitness center, basketball courts, racket ball courts and pool. Sinatra & Co. plans to implement a value-add program, including unit and common area upgrades with a focus on fitness and technology. …

Marcus & Millichap Arranges $5.3M Sale of Best Western Hotel in Indiana

FORT WAYNE, IND. — Marcus & Millichap has arranged the sale of the Best Western Plus Fort Wayne Inn & Suites for $5.3 million. The 62-room hotel is located at 5926 Cross Creek Blvd. Built in 2000, the three-story property features a pool, spa and fitness center. Ebrahim Valliani, Michael Klar, Allan Miller and Chris Gomes of Marcus & Millichap marketed the property on behalf of the seller and represented the buyer. Josh Caruana assisted in closing the transaction as the broker of …

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