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Timberland Partners Opens $63.7M Apartment Complex in Eden Prairie, Minnesota

EDEN PRAIRIE, MINN. — Timberland Partners has opened Elevate at Southwest Station Apartments in Eden Prairie. Elevate features 222 apartment units as well as 13,000 square feet of retail space. Brick & Bourbon craft bar and eatery is expected to open at the property by the end of the year. Amenities at Elevate include a rooftop courtyard, pool, community room, coworking space, dog run, pet spa, yoga studio and fitness center. Kaas Wilson Architects and general contractor Frana Cos. made …

Kraus-Anderson Begins Office Conversion Project in St. Paul

ST. PAUL, MINN. — Kraus-Anderson Development has begun the conversion of the former Capitol Professional Office Building located at 590 Park St. in St. Paul into a 92-unit apartment building. Located near Regions Hospital and the state capitol building, the project is situated within the Capitol Heights neighborhood. Completion is slated for July 2020. Designed by UrbanWorks Architecture, the 590 Park project will offer micro and one-bedroom units. Amenities will include a lobby lounge, game …

Hanley Investment Group Negotiates $11.8 Million Sale of Retail Center Near Twin Cities

WOODBURY, MINN. — Hanley Investment Group Real Estate Advisors has negotiated the $11.8 million sale of Commons Plaza, a 13,405-square-foot, three-building retail property in Woodbury. The property is located at 720-740 Commons Drive, 23 miles east of downtown Minneapolis. The property features a new 2,926-square-foot building that is fully leased to Raising Cane’s. The second building spans 3,551 square feet and is fully leased to Minneapolis-based Sleep Number. Lastly, the third building …

Opus, Titan Complete 154-Unit Apartment Project in Rochester, Minnesota

ROCHESTER, MINN. — The Opus Group and Titan Development & Investments have completed development of The Maven on Broadway, a 154-unit apartment project in Rochester near the Mayo Clinic. The building offers a mix of floor plans ranging from studios to penthouses, including 20 furnished units. Tenants have access to various amenities, including a pool, clubroom, fitness center, lounge, rooftop deck and dog wash. The property also includes 9,000 square feet of ground-level retail space. The …

Mixed-Use and Apartments: Is There Still Room for Growth in the Twin Cities?

As a team, we work heavily in mixed-use leasing and development sourcing. Our team handles the commercial leasing on many mixed-use projects within the Twin Cities market, where we also source and find locations for mixed-use apartment developers. This article will give a current snapshot of the mixed-use retail and apartment market within the Twin Cities. What types of projects? There are many three- to six-story, podium-style apartment buildings popping up all over the urban areas of …

Upland Arranges $3.5M Sale of U.S. Bank Ground Lease in Lakeville, Minnesota

LAKEVILLE, MINN. — Upland Real Estate Group Inc. has arranged the $3.5 million sale of a U.S. Bank ground lease in Lakeville, approximately 20 miles south of Minneapolis. The 3,636-square-foot property is located at 20191 Iberia Ave. There are 11 years remaining on the ground lease. Upland represented the undisclosed seller. A 1031 exchange investor purchased the asset. U.S. Bank operates 3,106 branches throughout the

NorthMarq Arranges $17.4M Refinancing of Apartment Property in Edina, Minnesota

EDINA, MINN. — NorthMarq has arranged a $17.4 million Freddie Mac loan for the refinancing of York Place Apartments in Edina. Built in 2009, the 114-unit apartment property is located at 3121 W. 69th St. Dan Trebil of NorthMarq arranged the 10-year loan with five years of interest-only payments and a 30-year amortization schedule. The borrower was

Opus Breaks Ground on 152,000 SF Spec Industrial Development in Eagan, Minnesota

EAGAN, MINN. — The Opus Group has broken ground on Dodd Road Business Center, a 152,000-square-foot industrial development in Eagan. Construction of the building is slated for the first quarter of 2020. The speculative project will sit on 10 acres and include 180 parking stalls, a clear height of 32 feet, 35 dock doors, two drive-in doors and an outdoor patio. Opus is the developer, design-builder, architect and engineer of record. Eric Rossbach and Bill Ritter of Colliers International will …

Opus Completes Repositioning of Former Target Corporate Campus in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS — The Opus Group has completed the repositioning of Target’s former west corporate campus in Minneapolis. The single-tenant office building has been transformed into multi-tenant space. The property, located at 3701 Wayzata Blvd., spans nine stories and 307,000 square feet. Tactile Medical has leased 114,000 square feet at the project, along with SRF Consulting Group Inc. leasing 70,000 square feet and Regis Corp. leasing 65,000 square feet. Approximately 55,000 square feet …

Dougherty Provides $34.2M Construction Loan for Apartment Complex in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS — Dougherty Mortgage LLC has provided a $34.2 million HUD 221(d)(4) loan for the construction of Bassett Creek Apartments in Minneapolis. The six-story apartment building will comprise 139 units as well as an underground parking garage and 3,670 square feet of retail space. The project includes a mix of studios, one- and two-bedroom units as well as six penthouse units. The 40-year loan is fully amortizing. BC East LLC was the

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