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CBRE Negotiates Sale, Arranges Acquisition Financing for 100,250 SF Retail Center in Easton, Pennsylvania

EASTON, PENN. — CBRE has arranged the sale of Fork Town Center, a shopping center located at 301 Town Center Blvd. in Easton. Retail Properties of Americas sold the 100,250-square-foot property to a joint venture between Triple Crown Corp. and J.C. BAR Properties. Thomas Gorman of CBRE’s Debt & Structured Finance procured $18 million in acquisition financing for the buyer. Brad Nathanson and John Colussi of CBRE represented the seller and identified the buyer in the deal. Built in 2002,..

October 19, 2017

The Waters Begins Pre-Leasing 143-Unit Community in Pennsylvania

WEXFORD, PA. — The Waters Senior Living has started pre-leasing for The Waters of Wexford, a 143-unit independent living, assisted living and memory care community in Wexford, approximately 15 miles north of Pittsburgh. The community is scheduled to open in June 2018. Once completed, it will feature 114 apartments for independent living with assisted living services available, as well as 29 memory care studios. The property is located on an 18-acre plot that The Waters acquired in November..

October 18, 2017

Goldenberg Group Breaks Ground on $199M Student Housing Community Near Temple University

PHILADELPHIA — The Goldenberg Group has broken ground for a $199 million student housing development located on the edge of Temple University’s campus at 12th Street and Cecil B. Moore Avenue in Philadelphia. The 470,000-square-foot property will feature 984 beds within one-, two-, three- and four-bedroom units. All 368 units are fully furnished with flat-screen televisions, stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, dishwashers, icemakers and garbage disposals. Community..

October 12, 2017

Equus Capital Partners Sells 22-Property Multifamily Portfolio in Pennsylvania for $467M

PHILADELPHIA, PA. — Equus Capital Partners has completed disposition of a 22-property multifamily portfolio totaling 3,426 units across Pennsylvania in a series of transactions totaling $467 million. Mark Thomson, Carl Fiebig and Francis Coyne of HFF marketed the properties on behalf of the seller in six sub-portfolios. The properties sold in phases to different buyers throughout the year with the most recent closing at the end of September. The properties are located in suburban..

October 11, 2017

Gebroe-Hammer Facilitates $14M Sale of 20-Property Multifamily Portfolio in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA — Gebroe-Hammer Associates has brokered the sale of a 20-property multifamily portfolio in Philadelphia. A private investor acquired the 83-unit portfolio from West Village UCA for $14 million. Situated on the 3200 block of Powelton Avenue, 11 of the properties (3201-3027) are on the odd side of the street while two are even-numbered buildings (3214 and 3220). The 3214-3218 Pearl St. properties feature three two-unit townhomes with patios and garages, as well as an additional..

October 10, 2017

JLL Secures $96M in Acquisition Financing for Office Tower in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA — JLL’s Capital Markets team has secured $96 million in financing for a partnership between Taconic Capital Advisors and Cohen Equities. Provided by Deutsche Bank and Square Mile, the financing package will be used for the acquisition and rehabilitation of 801 Market Street, a 695,130-square-foot office tower in Philadelphia’s Market East submarket. Adam Schwartz, Aaron Appel, Jonathan Schwartz and Chad Orcutt of JLL arranged the financing for the borrowers.

October 9, 2017

InterFace Seniors Northeast, November 8th, Philadelphia

Seniors Housing Business magazine and InterFace Conference Group are pleased to host the 2nd annual InterFace Seniors Housing Northeast information and networking conference on November 8th at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel. The event, which will feature a networking cocktail reception on the evening of Tuesday, November 7th, will focus on the state of seniors housing investment, development, financing and operations across markets in the Northeast. Topical and informative..

October 6, 2017

Marcus & Millichap Facilitates $6.9M Sale of 108-Unit Multifamily Property in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, PA. — Marcus & Millichap has arranged the sale of Eastridge Apartments, a multifamily property located at 102 Worchester Ave. in Harrisburg. A limited liability company sold the property to a private partnership in a 1031 exchange for $6.9 million. Situated on 7 acres, the property features 108 units in a mix of one-, two- and three-bedroom layouts. According to Marcus & Millichap, the property features a 20-year family Housing Assistance Payments contract, which is expiring in..

October 6, 2017

Woodmont Properties Opens 204-Unit Apartment Community in Lower Macungie, Pennsylvania

LOWER MACUNGIE, PA. — Woodmont Properties has opened Woodmont Valley, an apartment community located at 3535 Grandview Drive in Lower Macungie. Situated in the heart of the Lehigh Valley, the property features 204 one- and two-bedroom apartments, a clubhouse, a resident lounge, a heated pool with sundeck, a barbecue terrace with fire pit, a strength and cardio center, a game room, a bark park, an indoor pet spa, a 24/7 package collection service and on-site management.

October 5, 2017

Greater Philadelphia Office Fundamentals Reflect Continued Strength

The Greater Philadelphia office market is seeing a few exciting development projects and steady interest in investment opportunities. Southern New Jersey The office sector in Southern New Jersey has exhibited overall strong fundamentals, underpinned by increased new investments from outside of the Greater Philadelphia region and economic inflows to support local economic expansion. The U.S. economy continues to grow moderately and add jobs, with the national unemployment rate dropping to a..

October 4, 2017