Charles Dunn Co. Negotiates $5.5M Acquisition of Del Taco-Occupied Property in San Pedro, California

SAN PEDRO, CALIF. — Charles Dunn Co. has arranged the acquisition of a newly developed, single-tenant restaurant property located at 359 S. Gaffey St. in San Pedro. A joint venture between Rich Development Enterprises and Paragon Commercial Group sold the property to a Los Angeles-based private investor for $5.5 million in a 1031 exchange. Del Taco occupies 2,420-square-foot property under a newly signed, 20-year, corporate-guaranteed, triple-net lease. Kyle Gulock of Charles Dunn CO. …

Continuum Partners Receives $110M Refinancing for Mixed-Use Project in Downtown Denver

DENVER — Denver-based Continuum Partners has received $110 million in financing for A Block, a mixed-use development located in downtown Denver. The 310,055-square-foot project features the 200-key Kimpton Hotel Born, located at 1600 Wewatta St., and a 54,976-square-foot Class A office building with ground-level retail space and a 197-space parking garage, located at 1881 16th St. Completed in 2017, A Block has two separate components: the 12-story Hotel Born and the five-story office …

Atlanta’s Shopping Centers Reflect Changing Consumer Preferences

Atlanta is recognizing that the nature of retail has changed. Shopping centers and mixed-use projects in Atlanta emphasize restaurants, fitness, entertainment and service retail. The changes in the market are happening quickly and consumers want the urban environment where everything they need is at their fingertips. Destination Retail The BeltLine is providing an unmatched opportunity for this business model. The Eastside trail proves that Atlanta has welcomed this type of retail. New …

Marcus & Millichap Negotiates $3.2M Sale of Taco Bell-Occupied Property in Fernley, Nevada

FERNLEY, NEV. — Marcus & Millichap has arranged the sale of a restaurant property located at 170 U.S. Highway 95-A South in Fernley. An undisclosed buyer acquired the property from a private family trust for $3.2 million. Taco Bell occupies the 2,860-square-foot property on a net-leased basis. Dustin Alvino of Marcus & Millichap represented the buyer and seller in the

Hanley Arranges $3.2M Sale of Single-Tenant Property Leased to Café Rio in Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE CITY — Hanley Investment Group Real Estate Advisors has arranged the $3.2 million sale of a 2,513-square-foot, single-tenant building leased to Café Rio in Salt Lake City’s Sugar House district. The building is a renovated Carl’s Jr. property with a drive-thru. Jeremy McChesney and Dylan Mallory of Hanley Investment Group represented both the buyer and seller in the off-market transaction. The buyer was a private investor from the San Francisco Bay Area, and the seller …

Communities’ Appetite for Food Halls Grows But Risks Abound, Says IEDC Panel

ATLANTA — Five years ago, there were about 30 food halls across the entire country. By 2020, Cushman & Wakefield predicts there will be 300. “I agree we have a lot of food halls coming,” said Jamestown president Michael Phillips. “In some regards it signals the end of the food hall.” The comments from Phillips came Monday morning during a panel discussion at the annual conference of the International Economic Development Council (IEDC). The four-day conference, which ends …

SRS Brokers $3.5M Sale of Retail Property Leased to Chick-fil-A in Dallas

DALLAS — SRS Real Estate Partners has brokered the $3.5 million sale of a 4,779-square-foot retail property ground-leased to Chick-fil-A in Dallas. Ara Rostamian, Matthew Mousavi and Patrick Luther of SRS represented the seller, a Los Angeles-based private investor, in the transaction. Craig Stewart of ACRE Investment Real Estate Services represented the buyer, a California-based family trust that acquired the property via a 1031 exchange. The asset is located at 9111 Garland

Knoebel Completes Construction of $2M Restaurant in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS — Knoebel Construction has completed construction of the new $2 million HopCat restaurant and craft beer bar in St. Louis’ Delmar Loop, which is an entertainment and dining district. The 8,580-square-foot restaurant features seating for 245 guests, a draft bar and outdoor beer garden. The project consisted of renovating the existing building while preserving as much of the original structure as possible, including wood beams and exposed brick. Knoebel rebuilt the entire roof …

Faris Lee Brokers $3.9M Sale of IHOP-Occupied Property in Palm Springs, California

PALM SPRINGS, CALIF. — Faris Lee Investments has arranged the sale of a restaurant property located in Palm Springs. An undisclosed buyer acquired the asset for $3.9 million. IHOP occupies the 4,600-square-foot freestanding building on a triple-net lease. The restaurant has occupied the building for more than 26 years, with a recent 10-year lease extension. Nick Coo, Matt Brooks, Tom Chichester and Joe Chichester of Faris Lee represented the undisclosed seller in the

Pinnacle Arranges $1.8M Sale of Qdoba-Occupied Property in Suburban St. Louis

CLAYTON, MO. — Pinnacle Real Estate Advisors LLC has arranged the sale of a 3,600-square-foot property occupied by Qdoba, a fast-casual Mexican restaurant, in Clayton for $1.8 million. The single-tenant building is located at 6701 Clayton Road across the street from a Schnuck’s grocery store. Qdoba has operated at the location since 2016. Zach Wright, Rob Edwards and Tom Ethington of Pinnacle represented the buyer, a Texas-based investor. A local real estate company was the