Berkadia Secures $32.5M in Financing Multifamily Property in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania

SHIPPENSBURG, PA. — Berkadia has arranged $32.5 million in financing for Deerfield Commons, a multifamily property located at 100 Deerfield Commons in Shippensburg. Deerfield Commons LP is the borrower. Brian Campbell, Jeremy Lynch and Jake Adoni of Berkadia secured the permanent refinancing loan through the firm’s Fannie Mae program for the borrower. The 10-year fixed-rate, non-recourse loan represented a 75 percent loan-to-value ratio and included two years of interest-only payments..

October 30, 2017

Woodmont Industrial Partners Sells 437,446 SF Industrial Building in Pittston, Pennsylvania

PITTSTON, PA. — Woodmont Industrial Partners has completed the disposition of an industrial building located at 1 Commerce Road in Pittston. The name of the buyer and acquisition price were not disclosed. Woodmont Industrial Partners completed an extensive capital improvement plan at the 437,446-square-foot building, which was formerly a Penguin Random House distribution center. The renovation program included additional loading docks, natural gas conversion, upgraded lighting and power...

October 30, 2017

Colliers Arranges $26.1M in Financing for Two-Property Multifamily Portfolio in Pennsylvania

LANCASTER AND HERSHEY, PA. — Colliers International has arranged two loans, totaling, $26.1 million, for the refinancing of two multifamily properties: Pioneer Woods in Lancaster and Rosedale Apartments in Hershey. Built in 1974, Pioneer Woods is situated on 34 acres and features 45 one-bedroom units, 71 two-bedroom units, 28 three-bedroom apartments and 16-two-bedroom townhouse units. At the time of financing, the property was 95 percent occupied. Rosedale Apartments was built in 1972 and..

October 23, 2017

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