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Joint Venture Breaks Ground on 532-Bed Student Housing Community Near Georgia Tech

ATLANTA — A joint venture between Campus Realty, Realiance and T2 Capital Management has broken ground on Catalyst, a 187-unit student housing community in Atlanta that will service Georgia Teach students. The joint venture expects the 532-bed property in West Midtown to open in time for fall 2021 classes. Communal amenities will include a fitness center, study rooms, club rooms, game areas, STEM lab, bike shop with storage area, sky deck with views of the Atlanta skyline, three courtyards, …

Blackfin Real Estate Purchases The Myrtles at Olde Towne Apartment Complex in Hampton Roads for $43.4M

PORTSMOUTH, VA. — Blackfin Real Estate Investors has purchased The Myrtles at Olde Towne, a two-property, 394-unit apartment complex in Portsmouth, for $43.4 million. The Hampton Roads property comprises Olde Towne I and Olde Towne II, totaling eight buildings spanning 14 acres. Olde Towne I, which was built in 2006, features six three-story garden-style buildings offering 246 units. Olde Towne II was built in 1972 and renovated in 2006. The complex has two eight-story buildings with 148 …

Arbor Provides $55.3M Acquisition Loan for Multifamily Portfolio Near New York City

HASBROUK HEIGHTS, N.J. — Arbor Realty Trust Inc. has provided a $55.3 million Fannie Mae acquisition loan for a multifamily portfolio totaling 388 units in Hasbrouk Heights, an eastern suburb of New York City. Skyline Apartments, built in 1950, comprises 124 one- and two-bedroom units. The Boulevard Apartments, built in 1951, consists of 214 one- and two-bedroom units. The loan carries a 12-year fixed interest rate with six years of interest-only payments. Stephen York of Arbor’s New York …

E.W. Howell Completes Construction of 89-Unit Seniors Housing Community on Long Island

WOODBURY, N.Y. — E.W. Howell Construction Group has completed Orchard Estate of Woodbury, an 89-unit assisted living and memory care community in Woodbury, a city on Long Island. Benchmark Senior Living is the developer and operator of the community. Orchard Estate of Woodbury is the second Benchmark project on Long Island, following Whisper Woods at Smithtown, which opened in 2018. E.W. Howell also served as general contractor on that

Venterra Realty Sells 186-Unit Champions Woods Apartments in Northwest Houston

HOUSTON — Venterra Realty has sold Champions Woods Apartments, a 186-unit multifamily community in northwest Houston. The property features one- and two-bedroom units in various configurations that are equipped with garden tubs, built-in shelving, large walk-in closets and private balconies.  Amenities include a swimming pool with waterfall, hot tub, outdoor entertainment pavilion with a grilling area, renovated fitness center and a cybercafé. Bob Heard, Chip Nash and Greg Austin of JLL …

Hamilton Zanze Buys 244-Unit Oasis at Montclair Apartments in Metro D.C.

DUMFRIES, VA. — Hamilton Zanze has bought Oasis at Montclair Apartments, a 244-unit multifamily community in Dumfries. The property is located at 16500 Stedham Circle, 31 miles south of downtown Washington, D.C., and 28 miles south of Amazon’s planned HQ2. The property offers one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans averaging 1,016 square feet. Communal amenities include a fitness center, car wash, coffee bar, dog park, internet café, movie theater, clubhouse, outdoor fitness center, …

Dougherty Arranges Acquisition Financing for 89-Unit Apartment Community Near Fort Worth

HALTOM CITY, TEXAS — Dougherty Mortgage LLC has arranged an undisclosed amount of acquisition financing for The Woods of Haltom Apartment Homes, an 89-unit multifamily community located north of Fort Worth. The loan, which carried a 12-year term and a 30-year amortization schedule, was arranged through a partnership with Old Capital Lending for borrower Haltom Woods

IPA Brokers Sale of Two Multifamily Assets Near Puget Sound in Washington

EVERETT AND EDMONDS, WASH. — Institutional Property Advisors (IPA), a division of Marcus & Millichap, has arranged the sale of two multifamily properties in metro Seattle. Hacienda Apartments in Everett sold for $5.3 million and North Haven Manor in Edmonds sold for $5.2 million. A private investor sold the assets to Curtis Capital Group. Philip Assouad, Giovanni Napoli, Ryan Dinius and Sidney Warsinske of IPA represented the seller in the deal. Additionally, Ray Allen and Seth …

CBRE Arranges Sale of 168-Unit Apartment Community in Orange, Connecticut

ORANGE, CONN. — CBRE has arranged the $35 million sale of Grand Reserve Orange, a 168-unit apartment community located in Orange, a western suburb of New Haven. Built in 2005, Grand Reserve Orange offers one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans with amenities including a fitness center, resident clubhouse and pool. Jeffrey Dunne, Gene Pride, Eric Apfel, Simon Butler and Biria St. John of CBRE represented the seller, Fairfield Grand Reserve LLC. The team also procured the buyer, a private New …

Olympus Property Acquires High-Rise Apartment Building in Tampa for $131.5M

TAMPA, FLA. — Olympus Property has acquired Icon Harbour Island, a 21-story, 340-unit multifamily property in Tampa, for $131.5 million. The seller, The Related Group, delivered the community in 2017. Olympus Property will rebrand the asset as Olympus Harbour Island. The property offers studio through three-bedroom floor plans. Communal amenities include a pool, cabanas, daybeds, clubhouse, catering kitchen, 24-hour fitness center, game room, billiards tables, game tables, wine cellar, movie …

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