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Ackman-Ziff Arranges $97M Loan for Site Acquisition, Development of Mixed-Use Project in Manhattan

NEW YORK CITY — Ackman-Ziff Real Estate Group LLC has arranged a $97 million loan for the site acquisition and development of 540 Sixth Avenue in Manhattan’s Flatiron district. The site is located on the northeast corner of 14th Street and 6th Avenue at the nexus of three downtown submarkets: Flatiron, Chelsea and Greenwich Village.The borrowers, Landsea Homes and DNA Development LLC, acquired the property from Extell Development and plan to build a mixed-use building with residential and …

HFF Secures $30.1M Construction Loan for Mixed-Use Development Near Boston

NEWTON, MASS. — HFF has secured a $30.1 million construction loan for the 28 Austin Street Apartments, a mixed-use development in Newton. The property will consist of 68 one- and two-bedroom apartment homes, 5,000 square feet of ground-floor retail space, a new public plaza and a 124-space municipal parking lot. Amenities will include a common roof terrace and garden as well as a private 90-car underground parking garage. HFF worked on behalf of the borrower, a joint venture between Dinosaur …

Marcus & Millichap Brokers $2.8M Sale of Mixed-Use Building in Fairview, New Jersey

FAIRVIEW, N.J. — Marcus & Millichap has brokered the $2.8 million sale of a mixed-use building in Fairview. The property consists of eight residential and five commercial spaces as well as a parking garage. Daniel Aviles and Andrew M. Zuckerman of Marcus & Millichap represented the undisclosed seller in the transaction. The buyer was a limited liability company in a 1031

Grubb Properties Unveils Plans to Develop 19-Acre Mixed-Use Project in Metro Atlanta

DUNWOODY, GA. — Grubb Properties is moving forward with Park at Perimeter Center East, a 19-acre mixed-use project in Dunwoody, roughly 17 miles north of Atlanta. The Charlotte-based company has submitted a rezoning request to the Dunwoody City Council to rezone the site from “Office Industrial” to include residential and retail. The proposed project would include a mix of 900 condominiums, 500,000 square feet of new office space, approximately 12,000 square feet of retail space and …

Developer Unveils Revised Plan for Union Station Project in Chicago

CHICAGO — Riverside Investment & Development, with its development partner Convexity Properties, has unveiled a revised plan for the Union Station redevelopment project in Chicago. The biggest change is the elimination of a 404-unit apartment structure that the developers had initially proposed to place atop the historic Union Station building, according to local media reports. Instead, Riverside plans to develop a one-story addition with hotel rooms. The other change is a 1.5-acre …

Ackerberg Purchases 26,854 SF Mixed-Use Building in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS — Ackerberg has purchased the Williams Pub building in the Uptown neighborhood of Minneapolis for an undisclosed price. The 26,854-square-foot mixed-use building is located at 2909-2911 Hennepin Ave. Ackerberg plans to rename the building The Carling, as the property once housed The Carling Hotel. The new owner plans to renovate the lobby and façade in order to differentiate the office portion from the space occupied by Williams Pub. Mary Burnton and Teresa Lingg of Newmark …

Triple Crown Begins 80,000 SF Mixed-Use Redevelopment Project in Houston

HOUSTON — Triple Crown Investments has begun work on Southside Commons, an 80,000-square-foot redevelopment project in Houston. The developer will convert the former site of Palace Bowling Lanes, located at 4191 Bellaire Blvd., into a mixed-use development. Individual components will include 10,000 square feet of retail space, 30,000 square feet of entertainment/restaurant space and 40,000 square feet of office and medical office space. Arch-Con Construction is serving as general contractor …

NFK Capital Markets Negotiates $39M Sale of Mixed-Use Property in Boston

BOSTON — NKF Capital Markets has negotiated the $39 million sale of a mixed-use property in the Somerville neighborhood of Boston. Located at 240 Elm St., the 46,276-square-foot property is currently fully leased to a tenant roster that includes urban grocery concept bfresh and office sharing concept Spaces. Geoffrey Millerd, Justin Smith, Paul Penman and Christian Brannelly of NKF Capital Markets brokered the transaction. The buyer and seller were

VanTrust Real Estate Acquires 20-Acre Land Parcel for Mixed-Use Development in Chandler, Arizona

CHANDLER, ARIZ. — VanTrust Real Estate has purchased 20 acres of land, located at Chandler Boulevard and the Loop 101 in Chandler. The Rockefeller Group, New York City, sold the land parcel for $12.2 million. VanTrust plans to build a mixed-use development with office, hotel and retail space on the site. This transaction continues the company’s development pipeline in the Arizona market, which consists of projects for industrial, multifamily and office space. The company recently …

Tavistock to Build Entertainment Venue Within Orlando’s Lake Nona Using Shipping Containers

ORLANDO, FLA. — Tavistock Development Co. has unveiled plans for Boxi Park at Lake Nona, an outdoor entertainment venue located within Lake Nona Town Center, a 100-acre mixed-use development that anchors the master-designed Lake Nona community in Orlando. The 30,000-square-foot venue will be built using repurposed shipping containers, and will feature a mix of restaurants and bars, beach volleyball courts, a fenced dog park, playground and a live entertainment venue. The park will be built …

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