New York

LargaVista Cos. Acquires 65,000 SF Office Building in NYC

NEW YORK CITY — LargaVista Cos. has purchased 30-10 41st Ave. in Long Island City for an undisclosed price. The property is a 65,000-square-foot office building adjacent to Sunnyside Yards at the intersection of Northern Boulevard and 41st Avenue. LargaVista also owns the adjacent building at 29-42 Northern Blvd. and is considering a creative office conversion and expansion, though exact plans are not yet complete. TriState Capital Bank provided financing for the transaction.

March 24, 2017

TerraCRG Arranges $2.2M Sale of Mixed-Use Building in Brooklyn

NEW YORK CITY — TerraCRG has arranged the $2.2 million sale of 205 Wyckoff Ave., a mixed-use building located between Harman Street and Greene Avenue in the Bushwick neighborhood of Brooklyn. TerraCRG’s Matt Cosentino, Eric Satanovsky and Fred Bijou handled the transaction. The three-story brick building includes five residential units and a retail space located near the DeKalb Avenue L train and the Myrtle-Wyckoff M&L trains. The buyer and seller were not disclosed.

March 24, 2017

ARM Real Estate Negotiates $1.8M Sale of Retail Property in Queens

NEW YORK CITY — ARM Real Estate group has negotiated the sale of 31-52 Steinway St. in the Astoria neighborhood of Queens for $1.8 million. The two-story, 1,944-square-foot retail building was delivered vacant at closing and the new owner has put the asset up for lease.  The property, built in 1930, sits between Broadway and 31st Avenue, two blocks away from the M and R subway stops. Anand Melwani and Alexandre Goulet of ARM Real Estate Group represented both parties in this transaction...

March 24, 2017

Construction Begins on Tremont Renaissance Mixed-Use Property in The Bronx

NEW YORK CITY — Construction has begun and retail leasing is underway at Tremont Renaissance, a mixed-use property located at 1910 Webster Ave. in the East Tremont section of the Bronx. The building is an affordable housing development that fronts Webster and East Tremont avenues. Tremont Renaissance is located near the Tremont Metro-North station, the Tremont Avenue subway station on the B and D lines and several bus routes. Half of the 256 units in the 12-story building will rent to people..

March 23, 2017

Rosewood Realty Group Brokers $10.4M Sale of Apartment Building in NYC

NEW YORK CITY — Rosewood Realty Group has brokered the sale of a five-story Inwood apartment building for $10.4 million. The 24,985-square-foot walk-up building is located at 4848 Broadway and includes 37 apartments. It was built in 1924. Rosewood Realty Group’s Aaron Jungreis represented the seller, 4848 Broadway LLC, and Rosewood’s Michael Guttman represented the buyer, 4848 Broadway Residences LLC.

March 23, 2017

Blue Ribbon Federal Grill to Open in NYC

NEW YORK CITY — Blue Ribbon Federal Grill has opened on the ground floor of AKA Wall Street, an all-residential hotel located at 84 William St. in Manhattan’s Financial District. The 98-seat restaurant is located across the street from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York at the corner of Maiden Lane and William Street. The first Blue Ribbon Federal Grill opened its doors in 1992. Asfour-Guzy Architects designed the new Manhattan location.

March 23, 2017

Avanath Capital Management Acquires Multifamily Property in Poughkeepsie for $19.3M

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. — Avanath Capital Management has acquired Grand Pointe Park, a 156-unit apartment complex in Poughkeepsie, for $19.3 million. The property is located three miles from Poughkeepsie Station, which provides train service to Grand Central Station in New York City. Major employers in the area include IBM, GlobalFoundries and Health Quest. Grand Pointe Park was 98 percent occupied at acquisition and includes a swimming pool, fitness studio and basketball court. Avanath plans..

March 22, 2017

Houlihan Parnes Arranges $2.15M in Loans for New York Mixed-Use Properties   

YONKERS & NANUET, N.Y. — Jeremiah Houlihan of Houlihan Parnes Realtors has arranged an $850,000 first mortgage loan for a mixed-use building located at 925-939 Yonkers Ave. in Yonkers. The property consists of a two-story building with the Clairmont Diner on the first floor and three apartments on the second floor, along with an attached one-story building containing an automobile service station. Houlihan also arranged a $1.3 million first mortgage loan for a retail center located at..

March 22, 2017

Eastern Consolidated Arranges $85M Loan for 12-Story Property in Manhattan

NEW YORK CITY — Eastern Consolidated’s capital advisory division has arranged an $85 million refinancing loan for a 12-story, 140,000-square-foot building with 133 residential and eight commercial units located at 2030 Broadway in Manhattan. Jonathan Aghravi and Charles Han represented the borrower, Ormonde Equities LLC, and secured the loan from a life insurance company. Since acquiring the property in 2004, the sponsor has repositioned it with a series of capital improvements. The..

March 21, 2017

Eastern Consolidated Arranges $38.5M Construction Loan for Mixed-Use Property in NYC

NEW YORK CITY — Eastern Consolidated’s capital advisory division has arranged a $38.5 million construction loan for a 176,130-square-foot mixed-use development at 178-02 Hillside Ave. in Jamaica, Queens. The project will include 131 apartments on floors three through eight, over 10,000 square feet of retail space for a pharmacy, a 25,000-square-foot medical office space on the lower level and a public parking facility. Eastern Consolidated’s Adam Hakim, Andrew Iadeluca and James Murad..

March 17, 2017