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BRP, CNY Group Break Ground on $407M Transit-Oriented Development in Queens

NEW YORK CITY — Developer BRP Cos. and general contractor CNY Group have broken ground on The Crossing at Jamaica Station, a $407 million, two-building development in downtown Jamaica in the Queens borough of New York City. The 669-unit affordable housing development will be situated at the Metropolitan Transit Authority’s (MTA) Jamaica Station, which features a link to AirTrain JFK, John F. Kennedy’s International Airport’s mass transit line. The Crossing will feature a..

April 27, 2017

HFF Secures $81.5M Recapitalization for Long Island Medical Office Portfolio

EAST SETAUKET, N.Y. — HFF has secured an $81.5 million recapitalization for Stony Brook Technology Center, an eight-building medical office portfolio totaling 261,824 square feet in the Long Island community of East Setauket. HFF represented the borrower, TRITEC Real Estate, and procured the lender, a fund advised by UBS Real Estate & Private Markets. Completed between 1987 and 2007, the portfolio is located in a master-planned business park. Stony Brook University occupies more than 65..

April 26, 2017

Colliers Negotiates $41M Sale, $26.7M Financing for Office Property in Boston

BOSTON — Colliers International has negotiated the $41 million sale of an office property located at 148 State St. in Boston. Colliers also arranged $26.7 million in acquisition financing for property, which is the corporate headquarters of Public Consulting Group (PCG), a public sector management and technology consulting firm. Colliers marketed the property on behalf of the seller, an entity controlled by principals of PCG, and procured the buyer, a joint venture controlled by Harbor..

April 26, 2017

NAI Mertz Brokers Sale of Office Building in Woodbury, N.J.

WOODBURY, N.J. — NAI Mertz has brokered the sale of Lakeside Professional Campus, a 45,000-square-foot office building located at 190 N. Evergreen Ave. in Woodbury. The NAI Mertz team of Rebecca Ting and Julie Kronfeld represented the seller in the transaction. The buyer, First National Realty Partners LLC, will retain NAI Mertz as the leasing agent for the complex. Lakeside Professional Campus is located near Interstate 295 and the New Jersey Turnpike.

April 26, 2017

Equity Office Signs Cyrus Capital to 23,000 SF Lease at Park Avenue Tower in NYC

NEW YORK CITY –– Equity Office has signed a lease with investment advisory firm Cyrus Capital Partners to move the Cyrus headquarters to a 23,356-square-foot space at the 36-story Park Avenue Tower in Manhattan. Cyrus Capital, an SEC-registered investment advisor, will occupy 15,048 square feet across the 34th floor and 8,308 square feet on the 35th floor. Equity Office will build out the space for the tenant, including construction of an internal staircase to connect the two floors, with..

April 26, 2017

Angel Commercial Arranges 29,000 Office Lease Expansion in Milford, Conn.

MILFORD, CONN. — Jon Angel of Angel Commercial has arranged a 29,000-square-foot lease expansion for RoadWerx in Milford. RoadWerx, a marketing and promotions agency, has signed a long-term lease to add the space to its headquarters at 60 Research Drive. Angel represented both the tenant and landlord in the transaction.

April 26, 2017

HFF Arranges Joint Venture for Condominium Development in NYC

NEW YORK CITY — HFF has arranged a joint venture for the development of 69 West Broadway, a ground-up condominium project in the Tribeca neighborhood of Manhattan. HFF worked on behalf of the developer, Cape Advisors, along with private equity fund Forum Absolute Equity Partners to arrange the investment with a European fund. The fund contributed in excess of $21 million toward the $120 million total project cost. BKSK Architects is designing the property, which will occupy the block between..

April 25, 2017

Terreno Realty Corp. Acquires Industrial Building in North Bergen, N.J., for $14M    

NORTH BERGEN, N.J. — Terreno Realty Corp. has acquired an industrial property located at 7777 West Side Ave. in North Bergen for $14 million. The building spans 126,000 square feet on 4.4 acres adjacent to Exit 16E of the New Jersey Turnpike. Amenities at the 100 percent leased property include eight dock-high and two grade-level loading positions, plus parking for 70 cars.

April 25, 2017

Equicap Secures $5.8M Construction Loan for Mixed-Use Development in NYC

NEW YORK CITY — Equicap has secured a $5.8 million construction loan for a mixed-use development in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn. The site is located directly above an L train subway stop and within walking distance to the JMZ trains. The developer obtained approval from the MTA for the project. The property will feature five condo units and one ground-floor retail space.

April 25, 2017

Cushman & Wakefield Brokers 68,846 SF Office Lease in Metro Harrisburg

CAMP HILL, PA. — Cushman & Wakefield has brokered a 68,846-square-foot office lease in the Harrisburg suburb of Camp Hill. St. Louis-based Centene Management Co., a healthcare services provider, is the new tenant at at 300 Corporate Center Dr. in the Camp Hill Corporate Center. Jason Sourbeer and Scott Bazoian led the Cushman & Wakefield teams in the transaction. Cushman & Wakefield represented both the tenant and landlord, LNR Partners, a division of Starwood Property Trust.

April 25, 2017