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Northwood Ravin to Break Ground on 354-Unit Multifamily Development in Uptown Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Northwood Ravin will break ground on 500 West Trade in July. The project will feature 354 apartment units, 8,500 square feet of retail space and a 3,600-square-foot pedestrian courtyard. The apartment units will be situated within a seven-story and a 14-story building connected by the courtyard. Communal amenities will include a business center overlooking Trade Street, a rooftop lounge and outdoor kitchen in the 14th floor, dog spa and two swimming pools. Additionally, …

Medical Office Sales Active in Southeast Despite Slowdown Nationally, Say InterFace Panelists

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Medical office buildings (MOBs) were trading at steady increases year over year from 2011 to 2017, says P.J. Camp, principal and co-founder of Atlanta-based healthcare real estate investment firm Hammond Hanlon Camp. In 2018, however, MOB transactions started to dip, a trend that bled into the first part of this year. There were $14 billion worth of MOB transactions in 2017 but $12 billion worth in 2018. The first quarter of 2019 saw $1.7 billion worth of transactions in …

Developer Kathy Godley Begins Construction on 1 MSF Spec Industrial Building Near Charlotte

TROUTMAN, N.C. — Developer Kathy Godley has begun construction on Troutman Industrial Park, a 1 million-square-foot speculative industrial park in Troutman. Kathy Godley expects the building to be complete by the end of the year. The new facility near Lake Norman will feature 36-foot clear heights, 238 dock-high doors and parking for approximately 550 trailers and 667 cars. Troutman Industrial Park is situated less than one mile from Interstate 77, less than 10 miles from Interstate 40 and 35 …

Crescent Communities, Nuveen Acquire 546,878 SF Office Tower in Uptown Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A joint venture between Crescent Communities and Nuveen Real Estate has acquired 101 North Tryon, a 20-story office building in Uptown Charlotte that was renovated in 2018. HFF arranged the sale of the 546,878-square-foot office building, which was 81 percent leased at the time of sale to tenants including Bank of America, Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson PA, Spaces, Sunlight Financial and Northeastern University. The property is situated near more than 100 restaurants and …

Berkadia Negotiates $24.4M Sale of Apartment Complex in Burlington, North Carolina

BURLINGTON, N.C. — Berkadia has negotiated the $24.4 million sale of Hawthorne at Forestdale, a 234-unit apartment complex in Burlington. The community offers studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans. Communal amenities include a saltwater swimming pool, sundeck, playground, cyber café, community pond, 24-hour fitness center and a dog park. Mark Boyce and Blake Coffey of Berkadia represented the undisclosed, Alabama-based seller in the transaction. Berkadia provided the undisclosed …

BB&T-SunTrust Pick Charlotte’s Hearst Tower as Corporate Headquarters Location

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The 965,000-square-foot Hearst Tower in Charlotte, which is owned by Cousins Properties, will be the new corporate headquarters for BB&T Corp. and SunTrust Banks Inc. once the merger between the two banks is complete. BB&T-SunTrust confirmed in a press release that the combined bank is expected to begin occupying 651,000 square feet of office space in phases from August 2019 to June 2021. Up to 2,000 employees of the proposed new company will be housed in the …

Equator Capital to Convert Vacant Shopping Mall to Office Space in Raleigh-Durham

MORRISVILLE, N.C. — Equator Capital Management will redevelop the vacant Morrisville Outlet Mall in Morrisville into a 245,000-square-foot office campus. Knighthead Funding LLC provided the developer with a $34 million construction loan that features a 24-month non-recourse period. Gensler designed the office campus to include extensive use of glass walls, some as high as 30 feet. Common area upgrades will include a new surfaced parking lot, landscaped courtyards with outdoor seating, turf …

HFF Arranges $57.3M Sale of Multifamily Community in Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — HFF has arranged the $57.3 million sale of Solis Berewick, a 275-unit multifamily community completed in 2017 in Charlotte. The property is located at 9550 Gannon Drive next to the grocery-anchored Berewick Town Center development, part of the 1,200-acre Berewick master-planned community in southwest Charlotte. Solis Berewick offers one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans averaging 1,016 square feet per unit. Communal amenities include a saltwater swimming pool, outdoor …

Carroll Organization Acquires Three-Property Apartment Portfolio in Southeast

ATLANTA — Carroll Organization has acquired a three-property multifamily portfolio located throughout the Southeast. The three properties include the 268-unit Hawthorne at Mooresville in Mooresville, N.C.; the 312-9unit Hawthorne at Wildwood in Marietta, Ga.; and the 323-unit Hawthorne South Oaks in downtown Nashville, Tenn. According to Atlanta-based Carroll Organization, all three properties will be rebranded under the ARIUM name. Additional terms of the sale were not

HFF Arranges $10.2M Sale of Medical Office Building in Metro Charlotte

DAVIDSON, N.C. — HFF has arranged the $10.2 million sale of Davidson Medical Office Building, a healthcare building located at 705 Griffith St. in Davidson, about 20 miles north of downtown Charlotte. Situated on 1.8 acres, the property was delivered in 2001 and was 95 percent leased at the time of sale to medical tenants including Atrium Health. Zack Drozda, Evan Kovac, Ben Appel and Andrew Milne of HFF represented the seller, Canvass Capital, in the transaction. The team also procured the …

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