COLUMBUS, OHIO — Colliers International has brokered the sale of Sterling Place in Columbus for $32.5 million. The 300-unit multifamily property was built in 1991. Will Mathews and Russ Williamson of Colliers represented the seller, CORE Realty Holdings Management Inc. The Conor Group purchased the property.
CINCINNATI — Colliers International has brokered the sale of a 39,385-square-foot office property in Cincinnati for $5.9 million. Built in 2010 and expanded in 2017, the building is located at 9655 Reading Road. EMCOR Inc., a mechanical and electrical construction services company, fully occupies the property. Steve Timmel, Jeff Johnston, Chris Prosser and John Gartner of Colliers represented the undisclosed seller. A real estate investment trust purchased the property.
CENTERVILLE, OHIO — A joint venture between Mills Development and Hills Properties has broken ground on Allure Luxury Apartments, a seven-building apartment property in Centerville. The 312-unit community is located at 350 Arden Way adjacent to Cross Pointe Shopping Center. Amenities will include a two-story fitness center, executive conference room, cyber café, pool and bark park. Hills Properties will manage the property. First move-ins are slated for late 2018.
KENTON, OHIO — Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corp. has acquired a new 298,472-square-foot industrial building in Kenton for $18 million. The property is located on 46 acres at 2465 Fontaine St., approximately 28 miles south of Findlay. The building is net leased to International Paper Co., a paper and packaging manufacturer, for 10 years. The building has full rail access and is adjacent to one of International Paper Co.’s manufacturing plants.
DUBLIN, OHIO — Home2 Suites by Hilton Columbus Dublin has opened in suburban Columbus. The 126-room, extended-stay hotel is owned by Dublin-based Crawford Hoying and operated by Shaner Hotels. Located at 5000 Upper Metro Place, the property features an indoor pool and two outdoor patio areas. The hotel also features a laundry and fitness area and complimentary breakfast. The chain is aggressively expanding throughout the Midwest and the rest of the country.
GAHANNA AND WESTERVILLE, OHIO — Hunt Mortgage Group has provided $21 million in refinancing for two multifamily properties in Columbus. The financing consists of a $19.5 million Fannie Mae loan and a $1.4 million mezzanine loan. The 10-year loans feature 30-year amortization schedules. The properties include The Reserve at Walnut Creek and The Ravines at Rocky Ridge. The Reserve is located at 5930 Sunbury Road in Gahanna, a northeast suburb of Columbus. Built in 2014, the property includes..
CINCINNATI — Azelis, a specialty chemicals distributor, has signed a 13,000-square-foot office lease at Pictoria Tower in Cincinnati. The 253,000-square-foot, Class A building is located at 225 Pictoria Drive. Other tenants include First Financial Bancorp, Northrup Grumman Corp., Ameriprise Financial, Yusen Logistics and Ultimus Fund Solutions. Pictoria Tower features a seven-story parking deck, two-story lobby and multimedia conference center that can accommodate 100 people. Roddy MacEachen..
COLUMBUS, OHIO — CBRE has brokered the sale of Mars Petcare warehouse and distribution facility in Columbus. The sales price was not disclosed. The 465,256-square-foot freezer warehouse is located at 5303 Fisher Road. Mars Petcare US, a subsidiary of Mars Inc., occupies the property with a long-term lease. The property is located immediately adjacent to Mars Petcare’s largest pet food production plant. The property underwent extensive renovations this year to install freezer-cooler..
COLERAIN AND WEST CHESTER, OHIO — Colliers International has brokered the sale-leaseback of two restaurant properties in Ohio for $5.3 million. Both single-tenant properties are net leased to TGI Friday’s. The property in West Chester sold for $2.2 million while the one in Colerain sold for $3.1 million. Chris Prosser, Jeff Johnston and Steve Timmel of Colliers International represented the seller, Bistro Real Estate Holdings. The buyer was not disclosed.
CINCINNATI — OnSite Retail Group will oversee leasing of the retail portion of The District at Deerfield, a $140 million mixed-use development in Cincinnati. The development spans 28 acres between Mason-Montgomery Road and Wilkens Boulevard. In partnership with Deerfield Township, the property will feature a community park. The green space’s town-square design will be surrounded by dining and retail establishments. The developer, Silverman & Co., will break ground on the project’s..