Elephat Printing & Design Signs 3,024 SF Office Lease in York, Pennsylvania

YORK, PA. — Elephat Printing & Design LLC has signed a 3,024-square-foot office lease at 1285 West King Street in York, located approximately 25 miles south of Harrisburg. The property is part of a 47,954-square-foot office complex shared by tenants including York Roofing and Raymundo Drywall LLC. Nate Resh and David Bode of ROCK Commercial Real Estate, brokered the

JLL Arranges $23M Construction Loan for Multifamily Development in Wind Gap, Pennsylvania

WIND GAP, PA. — JLL has arranged a $23 million construction loan for the development of Dream Lehigh Valley, a 200-unit apartment complex in the Lehigh Valley community of Wind Gap, located approximately 70 miles north of Philadelphia. A regional bank provided the floating-rate construction loan to the project’s developer, DLP Capital Partners. Dream Lehigh Valley will include nine residential buildings comprising one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments, as well as a two-story clubhouse …

Primark to Open 34,200 SF Store at Fashion District Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA — Fast fashion retailer Primark will open a 34,200-square-foot store to anchor the west end of Fashion District Philadelphia, an apparel-focused mall redevelopment in King of Prussia, a northwestern suburb of Philadelphia. Cosmetic retailer Sephora and apparel retailers Forever 21 and Kate Spade New York Outlet also recently signed new leases at the retail center. PREIT and Macerich developed Fashion District Philadelphia, which opened in

Morgan Properties Acquires 18,000-Unit Multifamily Portfolio in Northeast

KING OF PRUSSIA, PA. — Metro Philadelphia-based Morgan Properties has acquired multifamily portfolio comprised of 80 apartment communities totaling approximately 18,000 units across 15 states. The portfolio is primarily located in upstate New York markets, including Rochester, Buffalo, Syracuse and Albany, as well as Pennsylvania submarkets that include Pittsburgh and Harrisburg. Properties in New York include Henrietta Highlands, a 338-unit community in Henrietta; Waverlywood, a 381-unit …

Prologis to Acquire Liberty Property Trust in $12.6B All-Stock Deal

SAN FRANCISCO AND MALVERN, PA. — San Francisco-based Prologis Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Pennsylvania-based Liberty Property Trust in an all-stock transaction valued at approximately $12.6 billion, inclusive of outstanding debt. The deal between the two industrial REITs is expected to close in the first quarter of 2020. Under the terms of the agreement, Prologis (NYSE: PLD) will acquire roughly 107 million square feet of stabilized logistics space, 5.1 million …

Colliers Brokers Sale of 67,219 SF One Summit Square Office Building in Langhorne, Pennsylvania

LANGHORNE, PA. — Colliers International has brokered the sale of One Summit Square, a 67,219-square-foot office building in Langhorne, a western suburb of Trenton. The building is leased by tenants including Comcast, electronics company Ricoh and U.S. Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick. The buyer, an affiliate of Phoenix Nexus Enterprises, will relocate its headquarters to an approximately 13,000-square-foot space at the property. Matthew Shanahan and Carl Neilson of Colliers represented the buyer …

CBRE Negotiates 6,724 SF Office Lease at Spring House Innovation Park Near Philadelphia

LOWER GWYNEDD, PA. — CBRE has negotiated a 6,724-square-foot office lease for cancer screening company Anpac Bio at Spring House Innovation Park in Lower Gwynedd, a northern suburb of Philadelphia. Developed and owned by MRA Group, the 600,000-square-foot property offers lab, research and development facilities, as well as Class A office and coworking space. Anpac Bio is expected to move into the space in March 2020. Toni Rossi of CBRE represented the tenant in the lease

Greystone Provides $8M Loan for Refinancing of 10 Workforce Housing Properties in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA — Greystone has provided an $8 million Fannie Mae loan for the refinancing of a portfolio of workforce housing properties totaling 88 units in Philadelphia. All properties received fully amortizing adjustable-rate mortgages. The exact locations of the properties were undisclosed. Anthony Cristi of Greystone originated the loan on behalf of the borrower, La Gioconda

Lifespace Completes $39.5M Expansion at Seniors Housing Community Near Pittsburgh

UPPER ST. CLAIR, PA. — Lifespace Communities has completed a $39.5 million expansion project at Friendship Village of South Hills in Upper St. Clair, located approximately 12 miles southwest of Pittsburgh. The project, construction of which began in summer 2017, added a new building with 50 assisted living apartments, 32 memory care suites and various amenities and wellness services. Perkins Eastman Architects designed the expansion, and LECESSE Construction served as the general

Sign of the Horse Brewery to Open 4,850 SF Pub in Hanover, Pennsylvania

HANOVER, PA. — Sign of the Horse Brewery will open a 4,850-square-foot bar and pub in Hanover, located approximately 35 miles south of Harrisburg. The company will brew and serve fresh beer as well as a full food menu at 979 York St.,  a 12,010-square-foot cement warehouse that was redeveloped into retail space. Tenants at the property  currently include Earling Chiropractic Clinic, pet cremation service Companions at Peace Inc. and apparel retailer Homefield Advantage. Nate Resh and John …