KALISPELL, MONT. — Ziegler, a specialty investment bank, has arranged a total of $65.4 million in tax-exempt, fixed-rate bonds for Immanuel Lutheran Corp., which operates a seniors housing community in Kalispell, approximately 75 miles south of the Canadian border. The property is a nonprofit, faith-based community known as Immanuel Lutheran Communities. It features 106 units of independent living and assisted living and 155 units for skilled nursing on a 13-acre campus. Immanuel..
MISSOULA, MONT. — Campus Advantage has been awarded management of ROAM, a 498-bed student housing community currently under development near the University of Montana in Missoula. The property is the first purpose-built student housing complex to serve the University of Montana, according to Campus Advantage. Shared amenities will include a bike and ski tuning shop, outdoor kitchens with grilling stations, a fire pit and an expansive fitness center. Austin-based Catalyst will also manage..
OLYMPIA, WASH. — Ventas has acquired six seniors housing communities from Koelsch Communities for $137 million and will immediately lease all the properties back to the Olympia-based operator. The communities acquired include Canterbury Park in Longview, Wash.; Cedarbrook in Fresno, Calif.; The Hampton & Ashley Inn and The Hampton at Salmon Creek both in Vancouver, Wash.; Madison House in Kirkland, Wash.; and Spring Creek Inn in Bozeman, Mont. The transaction increases the number of..
BROOMFIELD, COLO. — Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom has signed franchise development agreements with three of its existing franchise partners to open nearly two dozen new restaurants. These agreements will grow Old Chicago's footprint across eight states. Among existing franchise groups to sign new agreements are the Johnson Group, which has plans to bring three restaurants to Wyoming and Montana. Old Chicago operates in 24 states with more than 100 restaurants nationwide. Broomfield,..
BILLINGS, MONT. — The Hotel Group has completed a multi-million-dollar renovation on the newly rebranded, 289-room DoubleTree by Hilton Billings. The transformation includes a lobby redesign, updated guest rooms and meeting spaces, new furnishings and amenities. The hotel features 16,000 square feet of flexible meeting space that can accommodate business conferences, banquets and other events for up to 400 guests. There are also three additional ballrooms and 15 meeting..
MISSOULA, MONT. — Farran Realty Partners has awarded Grand Campus Living management of 46 North Apartments, a 468-bed student housing community under development near the University of Montana in Missoula. The property will be the first purpose-built student housing community in Missoula. Community amenities will include dedicated study lounges and a study center, music practice rooms, a social lounge, fitness center, tanning lounge, bike storage and maintenance, ski tuning rooms, a cyber..
SIDNEY, MONTANA – A 22.5-acre, mixed-use development site in Sidney has received a $1.4 million loan. The site is located along East Holly Street in east-central Montana, near the North Dakota border. The development site contains 18 lots within the Sunrise Village subdivision. The project features 11 lots zoned for residential and seven lots zoned for commercial use. The developer is American Land Development-Sidney LLC, an affiliate of American Land Development Corp. The three-year,..