CHI Purchases 42-Acre Site in Elgin, Plans 638,000 SF Spec Industrial Development

ELGIN, ILL. — Crow Holdings Industrial (CHI), in partnership with the California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS), has purchased a 42-acre site at 2600 Mason Road in Elgin. The developer plans to break ground this month on Park 90 Elgin, a three-building speculative industrial development spanning 638,000 square feet. Building A will span 155,000 square feet, Building B will total 106,000 square feet and Building C will measure 377,000 square feet. Buildings A and B will include …

Sam Chang Breaks Ground on 200-Room Hotel in Manhattan

NEW YORK CITY — Local hotel developer Sam Chang has broken ground on a 200-room hotel that will be located at 223 W. 46th St. near Times Square in Manhattan. Designed by Gene Kaufman Architects, the hotel will span 70,000 square feet and rise 21 stories. Amenities will include a fitness center and a ground-floor restaurant with outdoor seating. Completion of the property, which has yet to be named and branded, is scheduled for September

Mark IV Capital Buys 4,300-Acre Crossroads Commerce Center Development Site Near Reno, Nevada

FERNLEY, NEV. — Mark IV Capital, in partnership with Heath Rushing of New Nevada Resources, has acquired Crossroads Commerce Center, a 4,300-acre industrial and commercial property located in Fernley, for an undisclosed price. The asset has been rebranded to Victory Logistics District. Situated 30 miles east of Reno, Nev., Victory Logistics Center will be completed in phases with the first phase including approximately 7.5 million square feet of industrial space. Build-out is expected to …

Intracorp Purchases Land Parcel for Apartment Development in Southern California

IRVINE, CALIF. — Intracorp has acquired a land parcel located at 2055 Main St. in Irvine’s Business Complex. LBA Realty sold the asset for an undisclosed price. Intracorp plans to develop a 178-unit apartment building on the 2.2-acre site, which is located at the corner of Main Street and Gillette Avenue. The property will feature five stories of residential living with a rooftop amenity deck. Construction is scheduled to begin in summer 2020, with leasing starting in late

Homestake Capital, Harvestate Break Ground on 595-Unit Self-Storage Facility in Winslow, New Jersey

WINSLOW, N.J. — A partnership between two New Jersey-based investment firms, Homestake Capital LLC and Harvestate Group LLC, has broken ground on a 595-unit self-storage facility in Winslow, located outside Philadelphia. Extra Space Storage will operate the property, which will span 66,300 net rentable square feet and offer climate-controlled space. Completion is scheduled for January

32-Unit Affordable Housing Project Under Development in Lafayette, Indiana

LAFAYETTE, IND. — RealAmerica Development LLC is developing H38 East Apartments, a 32-unit affordable housing project in Lafayette. The new development leverages the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority program Moving Forward 2.0. This program is aimed at providing affordable, energy-efficient housing and transportation. All of the units will be priced affordably for low- to moderate-income individuals, with 30 units priced at 60 percent of the area median income (AMI) and two …

Darland Underway on 59,000 SF Car Dealership in Papillion, Nebraska

PAPILLION, NEB. — Darland Construction Co. is underway on a new Chrysler, Dodge, Ram and Jeep dealership near I-80 and Highway 370 in Papillion, a southwest suburb of Omaha. The project spans more than 59,000 square feet, including a showroom, service center, customer lounge, car wash and storage. The dealership will be one of the first in the area to include a hail protection system. The 135,000-square-foot hail netting is designed to protect inventory from hail, heat and ultraviolet rays. …

George Smith Partners Arranges $67.2M Financing for High-Rise Multifamily Development in Phoenix

PHOENIX — George Smith Partners has secured $67.2 million in senior construction financing for the ground-up development of a multifamily property in Phoenix. Located immediately north of Phoenix’s central business district, the 17-story high-rise will feature 254 apartments. The non-recourse loan represents 80 percent of the total project cost. Scott Meredith and John Thrall of George Smith Partners advised the undisclosed borrower in the

Diversified Properties Breaks Ground on 35-Unit Multifamily Apartment

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Local developer Diversified Properties LLC has broken ground on a 480 Flatz, a 35-unit multifamily property in East Rutherford. The four-story property will offer one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments that will range in size from 700 to 1,100 square feet. Units will feature quartz countertops and stainless steel appliances, as well as proximity to public transit lines and retail hubs. Thomas J. Brennan Architects is designing the

NRG Manufacturing to Open 238,900 SF Industrial Campus in Greater Houston

WALLER, TEXAS — NRG Manufacturing, a division of AFGlobal Corp., will open a 238,900-square-foot campus within Waller Industrial Park, located on the northwestern outskirts of Houston. NRG has partnered with Houston- and Dallas-based developer Archway Properties to renovate an existing 144,500-square-foot warehouse and office facility and to build a 94,400-square-foot manufacturing and testing center. The latter is under construction and is expected to be complete in November. Don Dennis and …