RADCO Buys 540-Unit Apartment Property in Tampa for $58.5M

TAMPA, FLA. — The RADCO Cos. has purchased St. Croix, a 540-unit, Class B apartment community in Tampa, for $58.5 million. The Atlanta-based multifamily investor plans to rebrand the asset Radius Tampa Palms and invest $7 million in capital improvements to the property’s amenities and interiors. RADCO is financing the acquisition and renovations using a $45.4 million Freddie Mac loan and $23 million in private capital. RADCO’s property management division, RADCO Residential, will manage..

February 17, 2017

Cushman & Wakefield Brokers $67.1M Sale of Four Warehouse, Distribution Buildings in Orlando

ORLANDO, FLA. — Cushman & Wakefield has brokered the $67.1 million sale of four Class A warehouse and distribution buildings in Orlando totaling 946,379 square feet. The portfolio includes Beachline Distribution Center I and II and Crossroads Business Park V and VI. The buildings were fully leased at the time of sale to tenants including FedEx Smartpost, Dusobox, McKesson, Mattress One, Petco and US Mattress Depot. Each building offers front-load and cross-dock capabilities,..

February 17, 2017

NXT Capital Provides $29.5M Acquisition Loan for Apartment Community in Tampa

TAMPA, FLA. — NXT Capital has provided a $29.5 million acquisition loan for 251 units within Crosswynde Apartments, a 453-unit, Class A multifamily property located in Tampa. The remaining units are condominiums. Crosswynde’s community amenities include a clubhouse, fitness center, basketball court, business center, playground, swimming pool, volleyball court and racquetball court. David Horowitz in the New York office of Cooper-Horowitz placed the loan with NXT Capital.

February 16, 2017

Franklin Street Brokers $7.5M Sale of Shopping Center in Metro Tampa

BRANDON, FLA. — Franklin Street has arranged the $7.5 million sale of Brandon Crossroads, a 30,182-square-foot shopping center located at 2050 Badlands Drive in Brandon, a suburb of Tampa. The center’s tenant roster includes Orangetheory Fitness, Amazing Lash, My Gym, Pinot’s Palette and Massage Envy. Joe Morrow of Franklin Street represented the seller, Kennedy Investments Inc., in the transaction. The buyer was Sauteur LLC, a private investor based in Gulfport, Fla. Ryan Derriman of..

February 16, 2017

Insite Properties, Northridge Capital to Develop Five-Story Office Project Near Uptown Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. —Insite Properties plans to develop The Refinery, a five-story office development located at 1213 W. Morehead St. near Uptown Charlotte. Insite’s joint venture partner on the development is Washington, D.C.-based Northridge Capital LLC. Situated a half mile from Bank of America Stadium, The Refinery will span 105,000 square feet of office space and feature a connected parking structure, rooftop indoor/outdoor conference center, first floor showers and lockers, community..

February 15, 2017

Terra, Mayfair to Transform Parking Garage in South Florida into Mixed-Use Asset

COCONUT GROVE, FLA. — Terra and partner Mayfair Real Estate Advisors plan to transform a 1980s-era parking garage in Coconut Grove into Mary Street, a Class A mixed-use project. Designed by Touzet Studio, the property will include three levels of office space, a public parking garage component and 20,000 square feet of street-level retail space fronting Mary, Oak and Rice streets. The property will include a main lobby, 24-hour security, covered valet and drop-off, dedicated elevators,..

February 15, 2017

Cushman & Wakefield Arranges $29.4M Sale of Multifamily Property in Central Florida

OCALA, FLA. — Cushman & Wakefield has arranged the $29.4 million sale of Tuscany Place, a 288-unit, value-add apartment community located at 3420 S.W. 34th St. in Ocala. A partnership between Gainesville, Fla.-based The Collier Cos. and Houston-based ApexOne Investment Partners acquired the asset from Richmond, Va.-based GrayCo Inc. Jay Ballard and Ken Delvillar of Cushman & Wakefield’s Orlando Capital Markets Multifamily Advisory Group represented GrayCo in the transaction. Built in 1997,..

February 15, 2017

Berkadia Arranges $55.5M Financing for Two Apartment Communities in Orlando

ORLANDO, FLA. — Berkadia has arranged two loans totaling $55.5 million for two apartment communities in Orlando on behalf of the borrower, Insula Capital. The financing included the $41.5 million refinancing of The Glenn, a 396-unit apartment community off University Boulevard, and a $15 million acquisition loan for the 168-unit Landmark at Hailey Walk. Insula purchased Landmark at Hailey Walk from ELRH Investments for $18.6 million. The 10-year, floating-rate refinancing for The Glenn..

February 14, 2017

KeyBank Arranges $22.8M Acquisition Loan for Student Housing Property Near Florida State University

TALLAHASSEE, FLA. — KeyBank Real Estate Capital has arranged a $22.8 million Fannie Mae loan for The Luxe on West Call, a 390-bed student housing property near Florida State University in Tallahassee. Built in 2013, the community features 14,329 square feet of retail space leased to Maple Street Biscuit Co., Asian Rox and Bellezza Beauty Bar. Erik Storz of KeyBank arranged the seven-year acquisition loan with two years of interest-only payments and a 30-year amortization schedule.

February 14, 2017

Blackhawk Properties to Develop Seven-Story Office Building in Downtown Fort Lauderdale

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. — Blackhawk Properties & Investments LLC plans to begin construction in May on the 550 Building, a seven-story office property located at 550 S. Andrews Ave. in downtown Fort Lauderdale. Demolition has begun on the site, which formerly housed the 30,734-square-foot Justice Building. Blackhawk purchased the site in 2013 for $3.6 million. Situated across from the new Broward County Judicial Complex, the 86,257-square-foot 550 Building will feature 7,500 square feet of..

February 13, 2017