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Pontiac, Silverdome Owner Agree to Demolition of Former Detroit Lions Stadium

PONTIAC, MICH. — The City of Pontiac and the stadium ownership group have agreed to demolish The Pontiac Silverdome, the former home to the Detroit Lions, according to Crain’s Detroit Business. The 127.5-acre site hosted the Lions from 1975 until the team moved to Ford Field in 2002. Neither a timeframe for the demolition nor a redevelopment plan has been established yet. Toronto-based Triple Properties Inc. has owned the stadium since 2009, when the company purchased the property from the..

March 29, 2017

Colliers Arranges 18.3-Acre Ground Lease for Costco in Traverse City, Michigan

TRAVERSE CITY, MICH. — Colliers International has arranged an 18.3-acre ground lease for Costco near Cherry Capital Airport in Traverse City. Costco will build a new wholesale warehouse at the site. The size of the building was not disclosed, but the Traverse City Record Eagle reports the size at 156,000 square feet. Max Goldman of Colliers represented Costco in the lease of the property from Northwestern Regional Airport Commission. Construction will commence immediately with the opening..

March 27, 2017

Signature Associates Negotiates Sale of 88,886 SF Industrial Building in Troy, Michigan

TROY, MICH. — Signature Associates has negotiated the sale of an 88,886-square-foot industrial building located at 1600-1630 E. Big Beaver Road in Troy. Paul Hoge and John Boyd of Signature Associates represented the seller, Iron Point Troy Industrial LLC. Boyd also represented the buyer, DB1600 LLC.

March 27, 2017

Woodpile BBQ Shack Signs 2,000 SF Retail Lease in Detroit

DETROIT — Woodpile BBQ Shack has signed a 2,000-square-foot retail lease in Detroit to open its second location in Southeast Michigan. The restaurant will be located at 6402 Woodward Ave. in the Baltimore Station development. The project will consist of the renovation of two vacant buildings at 6402 and 6408 Woodward Ave. in the New Center area, including approximately 8,000 square feet of retail space throughout the ground level and 23 apartment units on the second and third floors. Woodpile..

March 27, 2017

NAI Wisinski Arranges Sale of 5,720 SF Restaurant Building in Grand Rapids, Michigan

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. — NAI Wisinski has arranged the sale of a 5,720-square-foot restaurant building in Grand Rapids. Georgina’s Fusion Cuisine, a Traverse City-based Asian and Latin taqueria, purchased the two-story building for an undisclosed price. Located at 724 Wealthy St., the property will feature a 2,860-square-foot restaurant on the first floor and two apartments on the second floor. The building will undergo major renovations for the full-service restaurant before an anticipated..

March 24, 2017

A&G Realty to Manage Sale of 58 MC Sports Leases in Midwest

MELVILLE, N.Y. — A&G Realty Partners will handle the sale of 58 MC Sports leases in seven states across the Midwest following the retailer’s Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing. The locations range in size from 11,000 to 46,000 square feet. The stores are located in Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin. Bids are due no later than the close of business on Friday, April 7. MC Sports filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Feb. 14 in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court,..

March 22, 2017

Grand Rapids Surgical Suites Signs 6,936 SF Lease for Medical Center in Southwest Michigan

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. — Grand Rapids Surgical Suites has signed a 6,936-square-foot lease for its ambulatory surgical center in Grand Rapids. The building is located at 2505 East Paris Ave. along the East Paris medical corridor. Grand Rapids Surgical Suites is a partner of SurgCenter Development, a corporation that partners with local surgeons to create physician-owned and operated ambulatory surgical centers. Mary Anne Wisinski-Rosely and Jason Makowski of NAI Wisinski brokered the lease..

March 20, 2017

Clear Rate Communications Enters Into 16,201 SF Office Lease in Troy, Michigan

TROY, MICH. — Clear Rate Communications has entered into a 16,201-square-foot office lease in Troy. The telecommunication services provider will occupy the Class A space located at 2600 W. Big Beaver Road. Kevin Jappaya of KJ Commercial represented Clear Rate Communications in the lease transaction. Jeffrey Bell and Daniel Morse of CBRE represented the landlord, Sovereign Partners.

March 17, 2017

Griffin-American Healthcare REIT IV Acquires Medical Office Building in Battle Creek, Michigan

BATTLE CREEK, MICH. — Griffin-American Healthcare REIT IV Inc. has acquired Battle Creek Medical Office Building in Battle Creek, about 25 miles east of Kalamazoo. The 46,000-square-foot property is situated on 7.3 acres in a medical office park. The building is currently 97 percent leased and anchored by Brookside Surgery Center. American Healthcare Investors and Griffin Capital Co. LLC are the co-sponsors of the REIT.

March 15, 2017

Cherry Republic to Open 2,745 SF Retail Location in Holland, Michigan

HOLLAND, MICH. — Cherry Republic, a Michigan-based retailer of cherry food creations, will open a 2,745-square-foot store in Holland this month. The store is located at 29 W. 8th St., about 28 miles southwest of Grand Rapids. This is the sixth location for Cherry Republic in Michigan. The company operates other locations in Glen Arbor, Traverse City, Charlevoix, Ann Arbor and Frankenmuth. Todd Leinberger of NAI Wisinski of West Michigan assisted Cherry Republic in securing the Holland..

March 14, 2017