NXT Provides $30M Refinancing for New Apartment Community in Atlanta’s Buckhead District

ATLANTA — NXT Capital has provided a $30 million first mortgage loan for the refinancing of Ardmore & 28th, a 165-unit apartment community located in Atlanta’s Buckhead district. Richard Jordan of CBRE arranged the loan through NXT on behalf of the borrower and developer, a joint venture between Enfold Properties and CF Real Estate Services. Construction on the property was completed at the end of 2016. Ardmore & 28th features apartment and townhome-style units, as well as a..

January 19, 2018

Watercrest, Waypoint to Develop 107-Unit Seniors Housing Community in Metro Atlanta

NEWNAN, GA. — A joint venture between Watercrest Senior Living Group and Waypoint Residential has unveiled plans for Watercrest Newnan Assisted Living and Memory Care Community in the Atlanta suburb of Newnan. The 107-unit, resort-style seniors housing community will be situated on nine acres. Groundbreaking is scheduled for next month, with an opening slated for spring 2019. Vero Beach, Fla.-based Watercrest specializes in the development and operations of assisted living and memory care..

January 19, 2018

Granite, Third & Urban Form Development Partnership, Will Redevelop Warehouses in Atlanta’s West Midtown District

ATLANTA — Granite Properties has formed a long-term partnership with Third & Urban for the recapitalization and development of two warehouse properties in Atlanta’s West Midtown district. The partnership will create a portfolio to include the recapitalization of Complex, an adaptive reuse project Third & Urban unveiled in December 2016. The building is 80 percent leased to tenants including Proof of the Pudding, Bold Monk Brewing, Look Listen and LTX Solutions. The project is on..

January 18, 2018

Hudson Capital Acquires Two Multifamily Properties in North Carolina, Georgia for $66.1M

CARY, N.C. AND NORCROSS, GA. — Hudson Capital Partners (HCP) has acquired two multifamily properties in North Carolina and Georgia for a combined $66.1 million. The New York-based company acquired Cary Reserve at Weston, a 288-unit property in the Raleigh-Durham metro of Cary, for $46.8 million, as well as the 224-unit Willow Trail, a community in the Atlanta suburb of Norcross, for $19.3 million. HCP plans to invest approximately $7 million to renovate both properties, including unit..

January 18, 2018

Public-Private Partnership Opens 330-Room Hotel at Avalon, Alpharetta Conference Center

ALPHARETTA, GA. — Developers of the Hotel at Avalon and Alpharetta Conference Center celebrated the grand opening on Tuesday, Jan. 16, marking the final phase of Avalon, the 2.4 million-square-foot mixed-use development in the northern Atlanta suburb of Alpharetta. The $112 million hotel and conference center were developed in a public-private partnership between Stormont Hospitality Group, Long Wharf Capital, North American Properties (NAP) and the City of Alpharetta. The 330-room hotel..

January 17, 2018

Two Fitness Tenants to Join Mixed-Use Project North of Atlanta

SANDY SPRINGS, GA. — TURN Indoor Cycling + Strength and SculptHouse have unveiled plans to join City Springs, a 14-acre mixed-use development under construction in Sandy Springs, roughly 15 miles north of downtown Atlanta. The project is a public-private partnership between the City of Sandy Springs, Carter and Selig Enterprises. TURN, a boutique cycling and fitness studio, will open a 3,200-square-foot location at the development. SculptHouse will also open a 3,200-square-foot studio,..

January 16, 2018

CBRE Closes Sale of 1.2 MSF Office Park in Atlanta

ATLANTA — CBRE has arranged the sale of University Office Park, a 1.2 million-square-foot office park situated on 78 acres in Atlanta’s Northeast office submarket. Jason Parsonnet, Will Yowell, Jay O’Meara and Ryan Reethof of CBRE arranged the transaction on behalf of the seller, DRA Advisors. An Atlanta-based investment group acquired the 21-building campus for an undisclosed price. The Centers for Disease Control, FEMA and the IRS anchor University Office Park. In addition, the park is..

January 15, 2018

Mobile Industry Organization Opens 15,000 SF Regional Office in Atlanta’s Armour Yards

ATLANTA — London-based GSMA, a trade organization that represents the interests of more than 800 mobile operators worldwide, has opened its new North American regional office at 165 Ottley Drive in Atlanta’s Armour Yards development. GSMA operator members in the North American region include companies such as AT&T, Bell Mobility, Digicel, Rogers Communications, Sprint, T-Mobile, Telus and Verizon. GSMA held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the grand opening on Friday, Jan. 11. The new..

January 15, 2018

Trammell Crow, Partner to Deliver 16-Story Office Tower in Atlanta’s Central Perimeter District

ATLANTA — Trammell Crow Co. (TCC) and a joint venture partner advised by CBRE Global Investors have unveiled plans for Twelve24, a 16-story, transit-oriented office tower in Atlanta’s Central Perimeter submarket. The building will be directly connected to the Dunwoody MARTA station, and will include 334,000 square feet of office space and 11,000 square feet of ground-floor retail and restaurant space. Insight Global, an Atlanta-based national staffing services firm, has preleased 175,000..

January 9, 2018

Peak Campus, Blue Vista to Deliver 525-Bed Student Housing Asset Near Georgia Tech in Atlanta

ATLANTA — Peak Campus and investment partner Blue Vista Capital Management LLC have broken ground on Theory West Midtown, a 525-bed student housing community located near the Georgia Institute of Technology in Midtown Atlanta. The project will feature studio, one-, two-, three-, four- and five-bedroom, fully furnished units. Shared amenities will include a resort-style pool, rooftop amenity deck, fitness center, business center, study/conference areas, a package locker system and parking and..

January 8, 2018