NorthMarq Arranges $20M Construction Loan for Apartment Property in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS — NorthMarq Capital has arranged a $20 million construction loan for Hibernia Apartments in the Dogtown neighborhood of St. Louis. The 100-unit apartment property will include 16,000 square feet of retail space to be occupied by a local grocer. David Garfinkel and Dan Baker of NorthMarq arranged the loan through The Bank of Washington. Indianapolis-based Pearl Cos. is developing the project. Completion is slated for the end of this year, according to the St. Louis Post Dispatch...

February 15, 2018

Gershman Brokers $8.9M Sale of Two Office Buildings Near St. Louis

CLAYTON AND MARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO. — Gershman Commercial Real Estate has brokered the sale of two office buildings near St. Louis. Tim Balk of Gershman represented the seller, CUNA Mutual Financial Group Inc., in both transactions. BMO-1 The Westport LLC purchased a 91,131-square-foot building located at 11960 Westline Industrial Drive in Maryland Heights for $6.2 million. The property was 78 percent leased at the time of sale to tenants such as Kantar Health, YOH Services and Lindenwood..

February 15, 2018

Hanley Investment Group Arranges $2.4M Sale of Retail Building in Arnold, Missouri

ARNOLD, MO. — Hanley Investment Group Real Estate Advisors has arranged the sale of a 3,500-square-foot retail building occupied by Aspen Dental in Arnold, a southern suburb of St. Louis, for $2.4 million. The newly constructed building is situated on slightly less than one-half acre at 1200 Big Bill Road. An 80-foot billboard enhances the property’s visibility from the highway. Jeff Lefko and Bill Asher of Hanley represented the seller, DLJ Properties LLC. Robert Gamzeh of Triple Net..

February 7, 2018

CBL & Associates to Renovate Mid Rivers Mall in St. Peters, Missouri

ST. PETERS, MO. — CBL & Associates Properties Inc. will renovate its Mid Rivers Mall in St. Peters, about 30 miles west of St. Louis. A new H&M store will open at the property this fall, requiring three other retailers to relocate to different spaces within the mall. H&M is a women's and men's apparel store. Claire’s will move to a 1,250-square-foot store on the lower level. Justice will relocate to a 4,100-square-foot space on the lower level near Dillard’s and Lane Bryant..

January 30, 2018

Walker & Dunlop Provides $9.2M Refinancing for Multifamily Property in Kansas City, Missouri

KANSAS CITY, MO. — Walker & Dunlop Inc. has provided a $9.2 million Freddie Mac loan for the refinancing of Santa Fe Village in Kansas City. Built in 1965, the multifamily property includes 215 units. Jeff Schmidt and Tim Cotter of Walker & Dunlop originated the 10-year loan, which features a 30-year amortization schedule. The borrower, Alexander Forrest Investments LLC, completed extensive renovations at the property in 2007 and 2008.

January 29, 2018

Copaken Brooks Completes Lease-up of Retail Space at Kansas City Office Building

KANSAS CITY, MO. — Copaken Brooks has completed the lease-up of the retail space at its Town Pavilion office building in Kansas City. The property totals 840,642 square feet with 30,372 square feet of first-floor retail space. Three new tenants — Johnny C’s Deli & Pasta, Chick N Pie and Ruby Jean’s Juicery — have signed leases at the property. Johnny C’s is a local Italian deli that serves pastas, sandwiches and salads. Chick N Pie will occupy the space formerly home to..

January 26, 2018

NorthMarq Arranges $13.2M Acquisition Loan for Office Building in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS — NorthMarq Capital has arranged a $13.2 million loan for the acquisition of the Westview office building in St. Louis. The 125,645-square-foot property is located at 12312 Olive Blvd. near Highway 270. David Garfinkel of NorthMarq arranged the loan on behalf of the borrower, Diamond Income Fund Investors. A life insurance company provided the loan.

January 25, 2018

Hanley Investment Group Arranges $4.2M Sale of Properties Occupied by 7-Eleven in Missouri and Ohio

VALLEY PARK, MO. AND LAKEWOOD, OHIO — Hanley Investment Group Real Estate Advisors has arranged the sale of three properties occupied by 7-Eleven for $4.2 million. One of the properties, a 2,193-square-foot building and gas station located in Valley Park, Mo., sold for $1.9 million. The property was built in 1998. Jeremy McChesney of Hanley represented the seller, Equitas Investments. Matt Lemon and Suheil Sahouria of The Trafton Group represented the buyer, a private investor. Built in..

January 25, 2018

Uptick in Speculative Development Bodes Well for Tenants in St. Louis Office Market

Welcome to St. Louis, Missouri. Home to nine Fortune 500 companies and the 11-time world champion St. Louis Cardinals franchise. St. Louis currently lays claim to nearly 3 million residents in the metropolitan statistical area and has exemplified economic stability and consistent growth since the Great Recession. [caption id="attachment_193937" align="alignright" width="100"] Matthew Ruck, NAI Desco[/caption] Herein we’ll explore one key indicator of the economic health of the region:..

January 18, 2018

$25M Dual-Branded Marriott Hotel Opens in Maryland Heights, Missouri

MARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO. — Midas Hospitality has opened Residence Inn and Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Maryland Heights, about 20 miles northwest of St. Louis. The $25 million project is Marriott’s first dual-branded hotel in the St. Louis area. The 119,000-square-foot property is located at 11918 Westline Industrial Drive, formerly home to Clayton Engineering. The hotel includes 96 rooms for the Residence Inn and 88 rooms for the Fairfield Inn & Suites. The property features..

January 17, 2018