Arcapita, Weston Acquire 655,000 SF Industrial Portfolio in Cleveland

CLEVELAND — Arcapita and Weston have acquired a seven-property industrial portfolio spanning 655,000 square feet in Cleveland. The purchase price was not disclosed. Logistics, technology and assembly space tenants occupy the properties. Weston will serve as the leasing and managing

Alterra Buys 82,946 SF Shopping Center in Johnstown, Ohio for $3M

JOHNSTOWN, OHIO — Alterra Real Estate Advisors has purchased Johnstown Village Square for $3 million. The 82,946-square-foot shopping center is located at 633-759 W. Coshocton St. in Johnstown, about 25 miles northeast of Columbus. The property sits on 10.7 acres and is currently 67 percent occupied. Tenants include Tractor Supply, Goodwill, Dollar Tree and H&R Block. Alterra plans to make improvements to the property. The firm will lease and manage the

Montecito Acquires Medical Office Building, Surgery Center in Chardon, Ohio

CHARDON, OHIO — Montecito Medical Real Estate has acquired Chardon Surgery Center in Chardon, about 30 miles northeast of downtown Cleveland. The purchase price was not disclosed. Built in 1998, the nearly 24,000-square-foot medical office and surgery center features three operating rooms, a laser surgery center and a newly built MRI center. Precision Orthopedic Specialties and Kellis Eye Center jointly own the ambulatory center, which occupies one-third of the overall space in the building. …

Ross Dress for Less to Open First Store in Ohio

AKRON, OHIO — Off-price department store Ross Dress for Less has signed a 25,200-square-foot lease to open its first store in Ohio. The retailer will occupy space within The Plaza at Chapel Hill shopping center. The company expects the store to open in summer 2019. The Plaza at Chapel Hill is a 456,055-square-foot shopping center anchored by Giant Eagle. Other tenants include Dick’s Sporting Goods, Shoe Carnival, Great Clips, Ideal Image and El Papas Mexican Restaurant. ShopOne Centers REIT …

PEBB Enterprises Purchases 93,743 SF Shopping Center in Gahanna, Ohio

GAHANNA, OHIO — PEBB Enterprises has purchased Hunter’s Ridge, a 93,743-square-foot shopping center in Gahanna, an eastern suburb of Columbus. The purchase price was not disclosed. The property is located at the intersection of South Hamilton and Morrison roads. Kroger and Planet Fitness anchor the center. Other tenants include restaurants, a beauty salon, dance studio and medical office. PEBB now owns and operates four shopping centers in

Colliers Brokers $2.9M Sale of Flex Office Building in Blue Ash, Ohio

BLUE ASH, OHIO — Colliers International has brokered the $2.9 million sale of the Corporate Centre of Blue Ash, a 57,722-square-foot flex office building in suburban Cincinnati. Built in 1990, the property is located at 11101 Kenwood Road. Tenants include Fastsigns, Handyman Connection, Ohio State Auditor, Parallel Technologies Inc.,, Sheppard Insurance and Financial and IT support company Steve Timmel, Jeff Johnston, Chris Prosser, Will Roberts and Matt Smyth of …

Zamir Equities Acquires 559,299 SF Office Tower in Cleveland

CLEVELAND — Zamir Equities LLC has acquired 1111 Superior Avenue, a 559,299-square-foot office tower in downtown Cleveland. While the purchase price is not available, The Plain Dealer reports that Zamir took out a $46 million mortgage on the property. The property is positioned along the city’s main thoroughfare and overlooks Lake Erie. The 28-story tower was renovated in 2014. Amenities include a conference facility, fitness facility, yoga room and David’s Deli. Anchored by the Cleveland …

Romans Properties Brokers $9.3M Sale of Data Center in Canton, Ohio

CANTON, OHIO — Romans Properties has brokered the sale of a 30,000-square-foot data center in Canton for $9.3 million. The property, located at 4726 Hills and Dales Road, is fully leased to Secure Data 365. Chriss Orr of Romans represented the buyer, an institutional client. The seller was not

Columbus Retail Development Keeps Pace With Rising Population

Columbus is a city on the rise. While that’s not exactly a new development, the fact that the arc of commercial development continues to bend up in Ohio’s capital city is noteworthy — and the pace of growth is impressive, to say the least. Columbus is the gateway market for the state of Ohio, with an impressive civic and economic resume. The counties making up the greater Columbus region have not only added approximately 160,000 jobs since 2010, they have brought in more than $8 …

KeyBank Provides $39.4M for Redevelopment of Apartment Property in Cleveland

CLEVELAND — KeyBank Real Estate Capital and KeyBank Community Development Lending and Investment have provided a total of $39.4 million in financing for the redevelopment and preservation of Commodore Apartments in Cleveland. Specifically, KeyBank provided a $16.6 million low-income housing tax credit equity investment, an $11.6 million construction loan and an $11.1 million FHA 221(d)(4) first mortgage loan. The 12-story, high-rise building was originally constructed in 1924 as a hotel and …