Cushman & Wakefield Arranges $21M Sale of Multifamily Community in Mobile

MOBILE, ALA. — Cushman & Wakefield has arranged the $21 million sale of Woodside, a 240-unit apartment community in Mobile. Jimmy Adams and Josh Jacobs of Cushman & Wakefield arranged the transaction on behalf of the seller, Equity Research. Hamilton Point Investments acquired the property. Constructed in 2012, Woodside features a pool with sundeck, fitness center, dog park, business center and a laundry facility.

November 22, 2017

Greystone Brown Arranges $48.2M Sale of Two Multifamily Properties in Montgomery Area

MONTGOMERY AND MILLBROOK ALA. — Atlanta-based Greystone Brown Real Estate Advisors, a joint venture between Greystone and Brown Realty Advisors, has arranged the $48.2 million sale of two multifamily properties in the Montgomery area: The Belmont in Montgomery and Crossings of Millbrook in Millbrook, roughly 10 miles north of Montgomery. Anthos Properties acquired the 458-unit Belmont for $23.8 million with plans to invest approximately $3 million to renovate roofs, siding, piping and improve..

November 21, 2017

Capital One Provides $39M Fannie Mae Acquisition Loan for Apartment Community Near Montgomery

PIKE ROAD, ALA. — Capital One has provided a $39 million Fannie Mae loan for the acquisition of The Grand Reserve at Pike Road, a 376-unit apartment community in Pike Road, roughly 12 miles southeast of Montgomery. Chad Thomas Hagwood of Capital One arranged the 10-year, fixed-rate loan with three years of interest-only payments and a 30-year amortization schedule on behalf of the borrower, an entity owned by EBSCO Income Properties. Trimback Construction, the seller, developed the property..

November 20, 2017

Methodist Homes Completes $42.5M Expansion of Seniors Housing Community in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, ALA. — Methodist Homes has completed the $42.5 million expansion of Fair Haven, a 375-bed continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Birmingham. The community is the first in Alabama to fully implement the Household Model for resident care, featuring a front door with doorbell, living room with fireplace, sunroom, den, spa and a home kitchen where meals are prepared and served. The expansion includes the addition of 15 independent living apartments, 23 assisted living..

November 15, 2017

HREC Arranges $19M Refinancing of Hilton-Branded Hotel in Downtown Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, ALA. — HREC Capital Markets Group has arranged the $19 million refinancing of Redmont Hotel Birmingham, Curio Collection by Hilton, a 120-room hotel in downtown Birmingham. Greg Porter and Mike Armstrong of HREC arranged the 10-year, fixed-rate loan through a New York-based REIT on behalf of the borrower, a private partnership. Originally constructed in 1925, the hotel underwent a complete renovation in 2015, implementing upgraded technologies and amenities while retaining the..

November 14, 2017

Katz Properties Acquires Shopping Center Near Birmingham for $60.3M

VESTAVIA HILLS, ALA. — New York-based Katz Properties has acquired Vestavia Hills City Center, a 392,000-square-foot shopping center in Vestavia Hills, roughly six miles south of Birmingham, for $60.3 million. HFF arranged mortgage financing for the acquisition. The seller was not disclosed. Vestavia Hills City Center is home to anchor tenant Publix, AMC Vestavia Hills 10, Planet Fitness, Starbucks Coffee, Rite Aid, Stein Mart and various restaurant tenants. In addition, the center is home to..

November 13, 2017

Cushman & Wakefield Brokers $11.9M Sale of Multifamily Community in Downtown Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, ALA. — Cushman & Wakefield has arranged the $11.9 million sale of Iron City Lofts, a 70-unit apartment community in downtown Birmingham. Jimmy Adams and Craig Hey of Cushman & Wakefield represented the seller, KRE Ventures, in the transaction. Engel Realty acquired the asset. Constructed in 2016, Iron City Lofts features granite countertops, custom kitchens and hardwood flooring. Community amenities include a heated rooftop pool, fitness center and a dog wash facility. The..

November 8, 2017

KeyBank Arranges $32.5M for Refinancing of Two Apartment Communities in Tennessee, Alabama

CHATTANOOGA, TENN. AND MOBILE, ALA. — KeyBank Real Estate Capital has secured $32.5 million for the refinancing of two multifamily properties in the Southeast. The undisclosed borrower received an $18.4 million loan to refinance Courts at Waterford in Chattanooga and a $14.1 million loan to refinance Maison De Ville in Mobile. Erik Storz of KeyBank arranged the 10-year Freddie Mac loans with five years of interest-only payments and 30-year amortization schedules. Constructed in 1988, Courts..

September 28, 2017

Publix to Anchor New 59,600 SF Shopping Center in Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, ALA. — Watkins Real Estate Group has signed a 45,600-square-foot lease with Publix Super Markets Inc. to anchor The Pinnacle at Providence, a 59,600-square-foot retail center under development in Huntsville’s Providence neighborhood. The Atlanta-based retail and multifamily development company acquired the 9.2-acre site in 2016 and recently secured construction financing through BB&T Corp. In addition to Publix, the tenant lineup includes Courtney Murray DDS, Allure Nails..

September 22, 2017

GBT Realty Buys 234,124 SF Shopping Center in Tuscaloosa

TUSCALOOSA, ALA. — GBT Realty Corp. has purchased McFarland Plaza, a 234,124-square-foot shopping center in Tuscaloosa. Jim Hamilton, Richard Reid, Mike Allison and Brad Buchanan of HFF represented the seller, a partnership between DDR Corp. and TH Real Estate. Bill Fishel and Matthew Stewart of HFF secured a three-year, floating-rate loan through Värde Partners on behalf of the new owner. T.J. Maxx, Ross Dress for Less, Michaels and Stein Mart anchor the center. McFarland Plaza Shopping..

September 22, 2017