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265-Unit Apartment Community Opens in St. Peters, Missouri

ST. PETERS, MO. — A new apartment community known as 5300 Centre Apartments has opened in St. Peters, about 30 miles west of St. Louis. Developed by Propper Construction Services, the four-story property features 265 units across two buildings. The community includes two rooftop garden areas, one of which is designed for recreation areas while the other is designated for quiet areas with hammocks and outdoor yoga classes. Other amenities include a pool, rooftop lounge, fitness center, …

Myriad Factors at Play for St. Louis Industrial Market Activity

The St. Louis industrial market continues to rally after posting 22 straight quarters of positive absorption. Record leasing activity and historically low vacancy have put the region on pace to deliver another 6.5 million square feet of Class A industrial space in 2019. This is in a market that averages deliveries of approximately 2.5 million square feet annually. Current drivers engendering this industrial activity include the following. Discipline Developers in St. Louis have long been …

Digital Marketing Agency Signs 10,000 SF Office Lease in Clayton, Missouri

CLAYTON, MO. — Anvil Analytics + Insights, a branding and digital marketing agency, has signed a multi-year lease to occupy 10,000 square feet at 7730 Carondelet in Clayton. The new space more than doubles the size of the agency’s previous location in Chesterfield. Anvil expects to occupy the new space beginning this month. Blaise Tomazic of JLL represented the tenant in the lease transaction. The landlord was not

Academy Bank Opens Flagship Retail Banking Center in Kansas City’s Crossroads Arts District

KANSAS CITY, MO. — Academy Bank, a full-service community bank and wholly owned subsidiary of Dickinson Financial Corp., has opened its new flagship retail banking center and home office in the Crossroads Arts District of Kansas City. The 4,214-square-foot branch is located at 1881 Main St. It occupies the first floor of the standalone building adjacent to Corrigan Station. The bank shares an outdoor courtyard space with neighboring businesses, including The Roasterie and WeWork. In addition …

NGZ Brokers Sale of 275,162 SF Industrial Building in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, MO. — Newmark Grubb Zimmer (NGZ) has brokered the sale of a 275,162-square-foot industrial building located at 2095-2383 Front St. in Kansas City. The sales price was not disclosed. The multi-tenant property was 58 percent leased at the time of sale to tenants including Cargill, Suburban Industrial Packaging and Grupo Antolin. David Zimmer, Michael VanBuskirk and Chris Robertson of NGZ represented the institutional seller. California-based Industrial Realty Group purchased the …

WeWork Signs 60,000 SF Lease for First Location in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS — Coworking giant WeWork has signed a 60,000-square-foot lease at One Metropolitan Square in downtown St. Louis. The office will serve as the company’s first location in St. Louis. WeWork will occupy space on the 22nd and 23rd floors. One Metropolitan Square, owned by an affiliate of 601W Cos., is the tallest building in St. Louis at 43 stories. It comprises 1.5 million square feet of office and ground-floor retail space. David Steinbach of JLL represented 601W Cos. in the lease …

Marcus & Millichap Brokers $3.6M Sale of 89-Room Hotel in Missouri

FESTUS, MO. — Marcus & Millichap has brokered the $3.6 million sale of a Comfort Inn hotel in Festus, about 40 miles south of St. Louis. The 89-room property is located at 1303 Veterans Blvd. and recently underwent a renovation. Ebrahim Valliani, Michael Klar, Allan Miller and Chris Gomes of Marcus & Millichap represented the undisclosed buyer and

Fields Foods Opens 8,200 SF Store at Apartment Building in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS — Fields Foods has opened an 8,200-square-foot grocery store at the [email protected], an apartment building in the Central West End of St. Louis. Cullinan Properties owns the building, which is located at the intersection of Euclid and Delmar streets. Fields Foods now shares the ground floor of the 87-unit property with The Medicine Shoppe. A grand opening took place on Thursday, Aug. 15. Many products offered at Fields Foods come from small- and mid-sized farmers and local vendors …

NorthMarq Arranges $3.8M Acquisition Loan for Preschool in O’Fallon, Missouri

O’FALLON, MO. — NorthMarq has arranged a $3.8 million loan for the acquisition of Little Sunshine’s Playhouse in O’Fallon. The 9,726-square-foot preschool is located at 4220 State Highway K. Dan Baker and Jeff Chaney of NorthMarq arranged the 10-year loan, which features a fixed rate and a 25-year amortization schedule. Chez II Sunshine LLC was the borrower. A life insurance company provided the

Melton Machine to Occupy New 367,000 SF Headquarters in Missouri

WASHINGTON, MO. — Melton Machine & Control Co. (MMCC) will celebrate its 50th anniversary early next year and move into a new headquarters and manufacturing facility in Washington, about 50 miles west of St. Louis. Contegra Construction Co. is building the 367,000-square-foot project, which will more than double the size of MMCC’s current operations and include a 74,000-square-foot corporate office, training and conference space. The facility is located on a 42-acre site in Heidmann …

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