SACO, MAINE — Cardente Real Estate has arranged the sale of an office building located at 42 Industrial Park Road in Saco. Ohio Mutual Insurance Co. sold the property to 42 IPR LLC for $2.1 million. The building features 13,874 square feet of Class A office space. Greg Perry of Cardente Real Estate represented the seller, while Andrew Ingalls of Malone Commercial Brokers represented the buyer in the deal.
NEW YORK CITY — Cignature Realty Associates has facilitated the sale of a six-story multifamily building located at 221 Wadsworth Ave. in the Washington Heights section of Manhattan. An undisclosed buyer acquired the building for $13.2 million. Built in 1928, the 41,736-square-foot building features 54 apartments. Peter Vanderpool and Lazer Sternhell of Cignature Realty represented the undisclosed seller and buyer in the transaction.
ALLENTOWN, PA. — Markward Group has brokered the sale of an industrial building located at 1400 N. Irving St. in Allentown. Evergreen Cos., a full-service landscaping and horticultural service company, acquired the property for $1.2 million. The buyer plans to use the 11,114-square-foot property as a storage and dispatch facility. Amy Hawley of Markward Group represented the undisclosed seller and buyer in the transaction.
PORT CHESTER, N.Y. — Marcus & Millichap has arranged the sale of an industrial property located at 330 N. Main St. in Port Chester. A limited liability company sold the property to an undisclosed buyer for $1.8 million. The 10,800-square-foot property features 2,000 square feet of retail store front space along North Main Street. John Sala of Marcus & Millichap represented the seller in the deal.
NEW YORK CITY — Mizuho Americas has signed a lease with the Rockefeller Group to occupy 270,000 square feet of office space at 1271 Avenue of the Americas in Manhattan. The long-term lease, which follows the June announcement of Mizuho’s lease of 141,000 square feet in the building, brings the company’s total commitment for 1271 Avenue of Americas to 411,000 square feet. The new lease nearly triples the size of the company’s future U.S. headquarters in the building. Mizuho, a subsidiary..
The commercial real estate market in the Greater Boston area continued its torrid pace in the first half of 2017. All sections of the commercial real estate market inside Route 128 are white hot, especially after the announcement that General Electric will move its corporate headquarters to the Seaport District. Recent data indicates that Boston has one of the hottest economies in the United States and ranks as one of the top economies in the world. The 2017 Investment Intensity Index ranks..
HFF Arranges $663M in Financing for Retail Properties in New York, New Jersey for Urban Edge Properties
NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY — HFF has arranged 16 financings totaling $663 million secured by 15 retail properties and one industrial property totaling 4.6 million square feet in New York and New Jersey. Scott Aiese, Jon Mikula and Mike Tepedino of HFF secured the 16 separate loans with two CMBS lenders, three life company lenders and one bank for the borrower, Urban Edge Properties. The loans include 14 fixed- and two floating-rate facilities with terms ranging from seven to 13 years. Loan..
CHARLESTOWN, MASS. — Callahan Construction Managers has completed the construction of Cambridge College’s campus relocation project. Located in Hood Business Park in Charlestown, the project comprises a 108,000-square-foot tenant fit-out with modern classrooms, laboratories, meeting rooms, offices, administrative areas, studies and lounges. Designed by Wilson Architects, the facility features state-of-the-art audio/visual communications and teaching technologies, as well as ancillary..
HAVERHILL, MASS. — CBRE/New England has brokered the sale of The Bixby, an apartment property located in Haverhill. A partnership between an affiliate of Boston Andes Capital and William Braucher sold the property to Blackfin Real Estate Investors in a joint venture with True North Management Group for $22.5 million. The 12-story apartment building features 128 units in a mix of studio, one- and two-bedroom layouts. Community amenities include a resident lounge with entertainment kitchen,..
HOLBROOK, DORCHESTER AND WEYMOUTH, MASS. — KeyBank Real Estate Capital has provided $82 million in 223(f) FHA financing to the Corcoran, Mullins and Jennison group for the refinancing of a five-property mixed-income and age-restricted housing portfolio in Massachusetts. The properties are Savin Hills Apartments, an age-restricted, affordable housing asset with a project-based Housing Assistance Payments contract in Dorchester; Ramblewood in Holbrook; and a property in Weymouth. Together the..