Pebblebrook Hotel Trust Sells Dumont NYC for $118M

NEW YORK — Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE: PEB) has sold the 252-room Dumont NYC in New York for $118 million. The transaction marks Pebblebrook’s exit from the New York market. The upper upscale hotel is located at 150 E. 34th St. at Lexington Avenue in Manhattan. It was built in 1986. The buyer was LeFrak Organization, which plans to convert the hotel into apartments, according to The Real Deal. Dumont NYC was previously part of a six-hotel portfolio Pebblebrook held with joint..

June 21, 2017

UPS Acquires 595,000 SF Distribution Center in Carlisle, Pennsylvania

CARLISLE, PA. — The United Parcel Service (UPS) has purchased LogistiCenter at Carlisle, a distribution center located at 1 Ames Drive in Carlisle. Dermody Properties sold the 595,000-square-foot center for an undisclosed price. The Class A bulk warehouse facility was built in 2015. Michael Hines, Brian Fiumara, Brad Ruppel and Lauren Dawicki of CBRE represented the seller in the transaction.

June 20, 2017

Brookwood Sells Three Office Properties in Pennsylvania Totaling $22.7M

ALLENTOWN, BENSALEM AND HORSHAM, PA. — Brookwood Financial Partners has completed the disposition of three office properties totaling $22.7 million. In the first transaction, Infinera Corp., the sole tenant, acquired a 59,910-square-foot office building at 7360 Windsor Drive in Allentown for $12.4 million, or $207 per square foot. In the second deal, Police and Fire Federal Credit Union purchased One Greenwood Square, a 60,700-square-foot office property located in Bensalem, for $6.8..

June 20, 2017

Care Investment Trust, Inspirit Buy Two Seniors Housing Communities in Pennsylvania for $13M

MACUNGIE AND PALMERTON, PA. — A joint venture between Care Investment Trust LLC and Inspirit Senior Living has acquired The Villages at Palmerton in Palmerton and The Willow in Macungie for $13 million. Both towns are located in the Lehigh Valley, north of Philadelphia and west of New York City. The sellers are LifeCare Holdings LLC and The Weston Group Inc. The new owners will rebrand the properties as “The Willow, an Inspirit Senior Living Community” and “The Palmerton, an Inspirit..

June 20, 2017

Fairstead Affordable Acquires 403 Multifamily Units in Brooklyn

NEW YORK CITY — Fairstead Affordable, an affiliate of Fairstead Capital, has purchased four separate Section 8 properties in the Sunset Park neighborhood of Brooklyn through a public-private partnership with New York Housing Partnership. The portfolio comprises 42 buildings with a total of 403 units. As part of the transaction, Fairstead entered into new regulatory agreements with New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development to ensure all 403 units will remain affordable..

June 20, 2017

NorthMarq Capital Arranges $2.5M in Financing for Apartments in Morristown, Pennsylvania

MORRISTOWN, PA. — NorthMarq Capital has arranged $2.5 million in supplemental financing for Castle Club Apartments in Morristown. The property features 158 multifamily units. Robert Ranieri of NorthMarq secured the six-year loan, which features a 30-year amortization schedule, through Freddie Mac for the undisclosed borrower.

June 20, 2017

Skanska USA to Build $113M Recreation Center at Boston College

BOSTON — Boston College has awarded Skanska USA a $113 million contract to provide construction services for a 244,000-square-foot recreation center at the university. Designed by Cannon Design, the four-story facility will feature a fitness center, jogging track, natatorium with lap and instructional pools, four wood-floor basketball courts, three tennis courts, two multi-activity courts and multi-purpose rooms for spin, yoga and fitness classes. Slated for completion in summer 2019, the..

June 19, 2017

Healthcare Transactions Group Arranges Sale of Operations of 1,906-Bed Skilled Nursing Portfolio in Pennsylvania

PHILADELPHIA — Healthcare Transactions Group Inc. has arranged the sale of the operations of an eight-location, 1,906-bed skilled nursing portfolio in Pennsylvania. Mid-Atlantic Health Care LLC of Maryland sold the operations to Mima Healthcare, which is based in New Jersey. Of the properties, six are in the greater Philadelphia area and two are in Central Pennsylvania. The portfolio produces annual revenue in excess of $205 million. The sales price and names of facilities were not disclosed...

June 19, 2017

Rhodium Capital Advisors Acquires Jersey City Office Building for $20M

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Rhodium Capital Advisors has purchased an office building located at 600 Pavonia Ave. in Jersey City. An undisclosed seller sold the 85,000-square-foot property for $20 million. The buyer plans to implement a $3 million new capital expenditure and tenant improvement program at the eight-story building. Rhodium Capital Advisors closed on the property via its newly launched investment platform.

June 19, 2017

IPA Brokers $18.3M Sale of 131-Unit Assisted Living Community in New Jersey

OCEAN GROVE, N.J. — Institutional Property Advisors (IPA) has arranged the sale of Francis Asbury Manor, a 131-unit assisted living facility in Ocean Grove, a coastal community adjacent to Asbury Park. Sage Healthcare Partners acquired the community from United Methodist Communities for $18.3 million, or $139,000 per unit. Built in 1949 on a 1.9-acre lot, Francis Asbury Manor comprises 103 assisted living units and 28 memory care units. The facility is within walking distance to downtown..

June 19, 2017