Lincoln Harris Plans $50M Renovation, Expansion of Phillips Place in Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Lincoln Harris will invest $50 million over the next five years to renovate and expand Phillips Place in Charlotte’s SouthPark district, according to Charlotte Business Journal. The renovation will include expanding RH’s current 8,850-square-foot location to a 41,000-square-foot gallery space. RH Charlotte, The Gallery at Phillips Place will also include a rooftop restaurant, one of seven RH locations in the world to have one. Other renovations for Phillips Place will …

Greystone Bassuk Arranges $36.5M Loan for Apartment Development in Atlanta’s Grant Park

ATLANTA — Greystone Bassuk has arranged a $36.5 million construction-to-permanent loan on behalf of an affiliate of Grubb Properties Inc. for Link Apartments Grant Park in Atlanta. Aegon Real Assets US, through its correspondent Bellwether Enterprise, provided the 20-year, fixed-rate loan. Located at 750 Kalb St. S.E. in Atlanta’s Grant Park neighborhood, the five-story, 246-unit community will offer amenities such as a clubhouse, game room, fitness center, yoga center, outdoor terrace, …

IMG Acquires Multifamily Community in South Charlotte for $45.5M

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Investors Management Group (IMG) has acquired Reafield Village, a 324-unit apartment community in south Charlotte, for $45.5 million. IMG plans to invest $3 million to upgrade apartment interiors, community amenities and place a new management team, as well as rebrand the community as Canopy at Baybrook. As of Feb. 1, the asset was 97 percent occupied. The community offers one-, and two-bedroom floor plans ranging from 619 square feet to 955 square feet. Amenities include …

Sleiman Enterprises Signs Cinemark to Open 14-Screen Theater in Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, FLA. — Cinemark Holdings Inc. will open a 14-screen theater in summer 2020 as part of Phase II of Sleiman Enterprises’ Atlantic North shopping center. Each theater will feature electric-powered, oversized recliners with footrests and cupholders, reserved seating and wall-to-wall screens with enhanced sound systems. Belk, Earth Fare, Academy Sports + Outdoors and LA Fitness anchor Atlantic North. Phase II will also include 300,000 square feet of additional retail and restaurant …

HREC Negotiates Sale of Historic Apartment Community in New Orleans to Timeshare Acquisitions

NEW ORLEANS — HREC Investment Advisors has arranged the sale of the Maritime Building, a 105-unit apartment community built in 1893 in New Orleans. The asset is situated at the corner of Carondelet and Common streets, one block from the French Quarter. The property was considered the city’s first “skyscraper” at 14 stories tall and was extensively renovated in 2010 and 2011. Len Wormser of HREC represented the undisclosed seller in the transaction. California-based Timeshare …

StreetLights Residential Opens 309-Unit Apartment Community at The Union in Dallas

DALLAS — StreetLights Residential has opened The Christopher, a 309-unit apartment community located within The Union, a mixed-use development by RED Development in Uptown Dallas. Rents for units, which feature decorative tile backsplashes, custom cabinetry, private balconies and built-in washers and dryers, start at $2,270 per month. The Christopher offers private alcoholic beverage and coffee bars, a pool, fitness center and lounge space. The opening of the 31-story residential tower marks …

Convexity Properties Breaks Ground on Eight-Acre Mixed-Use Project in Dallas

DALLAS — Chicago-based Convexity Properties has broken ground on The Crossing, an eight-acre mixed-use project that will be located near Southern Methodist University in Dallas. The development will include 500,000 square feet of residential space, which translates to 330 apartments according to The Dallas Business Journal, as well as 90,000 square feet of street-level retail and restaurant space. The site also houses a 225,000-square-foot office

HFF Arranges $39.6M Construction Loan for Office Building in Manhattan

NEW YORK CITY — HFF has arranged a $39.6 million construction loan for a 10-story, 34,364-square-foot boutique office building in Manhattan’s meatpacking district. Located at 76 8th Ave., the property will feature ground-floor retail, nine floors of office space and a common roof deck area for tenants. HFF secured financing on behalf of the borrower, Noviprop LLC and co-developer Plus Development. The lender was G4 Capital Partners. The project is scheduled for completion in summer

Kroger to Launch Autonomous Delivery Service at Two Houston Stores

HOUSTON — The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) will launch its autonomous grocery delivery service at two of its Houston stores, serving customers in four local zip codes. One store is located at 10306 S. Post Oak Road on the city’s southwest side, and the other is located at 5150 Buffalo Speedway in the Greenway area. Kroger has partnered with California-based robotics company Nuro to unroll the new service, which first debuted in Scottsdale, Ariz., in August

Liberty Property Trust Acquires Industrial Facility in New Jersey for $39.6M

MOONACHIE, N.J. — Liberty Property Trust has acquired an industrial facility in Moonachie for $39.6 million. Located at 115 Moonachie Ave., the 168,800-square-foot property is fully leased and features 28-foot clear heights. Tom Monahan, Stephen D’Amato, Larry Schiffenhaus, Brian Fiumara of CBRE represented Liberty in the transaction. The seller was