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Bridge Purchases 10.2-Acre Site in Fort Lauderdale, Planning 174,129 SF Industrial Project

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. — Bridge Development Partners has acquired a 10.2-acre site located at 1300 S.W. 32nd Court in Fort Lauderdale. The developer plans to build a 174,129-square-foot industrial park at the site dubbed Bridge Point FLL Logistics Center. The two-building development will be located less than five miles from the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL). The site formerly housed a school that closed more than 20 years ago. Building 1 at the development will span …

Lloyd Jones Acquires 444-Unit Apartment Community in Tallahassee for $57.8M

TALLAHASSEE, FLA. — Lloyd Jones has acquired The Westcott Apartments, a 444-unit multifamily community located at 3909 Reserve Drive in Tallahassee, for $57.8 million. The name of the seller was not disclosed. Constructed in 2000 and 2005, the community offers a mix of one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans and features two swimming pools, two fitness center, playgrounds and tennis courts. Lloyd Jones plans to renovate The Westcott, which is the Miami-based private equity investor’s …

CBRE Brokers $170.6M Sale of Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. — CBRE Hotels has brokered the sale of the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina, a 589-room hotel located at 1881 17th St. in Fort Lauderdale. Situated along the Intracoastal Waterway, the nine-acre property is third-largest hotel in Broward County. The Blackstone Group sold the asset to Thayer Lodging Group, a subsidiary of Brookfield Asset Management, for $170.6 million, according to reports by the South Florida Business Journal. The hotel was built in 1980 and 1981, …

Cushman & Wakefield Brokers $42.1M Sale of ADT’s Global Headquarters in Palm Beach County

BOCA RATON, FLA. — Cushman & Wakefield has brokered the $42.1 million sale of ADT Inc.’s 171,489-square-foot global headquarters located at 1501 Yamato Road in Boca Raton. ADT provides security and automation solutions for homes and businesses in the United States and Canada. Scott O’Donnell, Dominic Montazemi, Mike Davis, Greg Miller, Rick Brugge and Michael Lerner of Cushman & Wakefield arranged the transaction on behalf of the seller, Philadelphia-based RAIT Financial Trust. A …

Berkadia Provides $29M Freddie Mac Acquisition Loan for Multifamily Community in South Florida

BOYNTON BEACH, FLA. — Berkadia has arranged a $29 million acquisition loan for Verona Boynton Beach, a 216-unit multifamily community in South Florida’s Boynton Beach. Mitch Sinberg, Matt Robbins and Wesley Moczul of Berkadia originated the 10-year loan through Freddie Mac’s Green Advantage program on behalf of the borrower, Robbins Property Associates. The floating-rate loan features seven years of interest-only payments. Verona at Boynton Beach, formerly known as Aventine, includes a …

Joint Venture Acquires 38 Acres in South Florida for $200M Mixed-Use Project

BOCA RATON, FLA. — Giles Capital Group, Rosemurgy Properties, Schmier Property Group and Wheelock Street Capital have acquired 38 acres at the intersection of Glades Road and 95th Avenue South in Boca Raton for a $200 million mixed-use project. Dubbed Uptown Boca Raton, the 1.1 million-square-foot, pedestrian-friendly project will feature 150,591 square feet of retail space and 456 apartment units. Lucky’s Market and Silverspot Cinema will anchor the development, which will also house …

Miami Industrial Market’s Future Hinges on Infill, Single-User Properties

After several years of strong absorption in leasing and robust sales volume, there’s no question that Miami’s industrial real estate market is the desired location for national tenants and institutional investors alike. But many insiders are questioning if sustaining that level of growth is possible and if there are still profitable transactions to be found. The answer is a resounding yes. There is little indication that the Miami industrial real estate market will slow down with vacancy …

KKR, Parkway Acquire 30-Story Sabadell Financial Center in Miami’s Brickell District for $250M

MIAMI — KKR and Parkway Property Investments LLC have acquired Sabadell Financial Center, a 30-story office tower located at 1111 Brickell Ave. in Miami’s Brickell submarket. PGIM Real Estate Investors sold the asset for $250 million after acquiring the building in 2013 for $184.3 million, according to The Real Deal. Square Mile Capital Management LLC originated acquisition financing on behalf of the new owners. The building was constructed in 2000 in conjunction with the adjacent JW …

Cushman & Wakefield Brokers $47.8M Sale of Two-Story Distribution Building in Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, FLA. — Cushman & Wakefield has brokered the $47.8 million sale of One Imeson Distribution Center, a two-story, 1.7 million-square-foot industrial building located within Jacksonville’s Imeson Industrial Park. The property includes a 12.3-acre container storage area, as well as a 24.2-acre site that can accommodate an expansion or future build-to-suit development. Mike Davis, Karl Johnston, Tyler Newman, Rick Brugge and Michael Lerner of Cushman & Wakefield arranged the …

Lantower Residential Purchases Newly Constructed Apartment Community in Tampa Bay Area for $57.7M

ODESSA, FLA. — Lantower Residential has acquired Lantower Asturia, a 322-unit apartment community located at 15175 Integra Junction in the Tampa Bay community of Odessa, for $57.7 million. Constructed in 2017, the property was originally known as Integra Junction and was rebranded upon acquisition. Lantower Asturia is located within Asturia, Hines’ 300-acre, master-planned mixed-use community. The apartment community offers a mix of one- to three-bedroom units and features granite …