SAN ANTONIO — Houston-based DC Partners will develop Thompson San Antonio Hotel, a 167-room hospitality project that will be located in the RiverWalk area of San Antonio. The 20-story property will also include 66 residences. Amenities will include 5,000 square feet of meeting space, a pool with cabanas and a bar, fitness center and a spa. Construction is expected to begin within the next month, according to realtynewsreport.com.
MCKINNEY, TEXAS — KDC has broken ground on the new, 165,000-square-foot corporate headquarters for Independent Bank Group, a subsidiary of regional lender Independent Bank. The Dallas Business Journal reported in July that the project is valued at roughly $52 million. The six-story property will be situated on 10.4 acres within the Craig Ranch Corporate Center in McKinney, a northern suburb of Dallas. Approximately 400 employees are expected to occupy the property upon..
HUNTSVILLE, ALA. — Mazda and Toyota leaders have selected Huntsville as the site of their new joint venture auto manufacturing plant. The automakers will invest $1.6 billion in the facility, located approximately 14 miles from Toyota’s existing Huntsville plant. The new plant will have the capacity to build 300,000 vehicles annually, with production split evenly between the two lines for each company to produce the Toyota Corolla and Mazda’s crossover model that will be newly introduced..
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..
NASHVILLE, TENN. — HFF has arranged a $26.7 million construction loan for the adaptive reuse of the former May Hosiery textile mill in Nashville. The development is located at 425 to 431 Chestnut St. and 510 Houston St. in the city’s Wedgewood Houston neighborhood. Danny Kaufman and Christopher Knight of HFF arranged the two-year, floating-rate loan through LoanCore Capital on behalf of the borrower and developer, Chicago-based AJ Capital Partners. Proceeds of the loan will be used for the..
FARMERS BRANCH, TEXAS — JPI will develop Jefferson East Branch, a 741-unit multifamily community that will be located in the northern Dallas metro of Farmers Branch. The property will be situated near Addison Circle, a development that spans 500,000 square feet of office space and 120,000 square feet of retail space. Construction of Phase I, which will deliver 390 units, is slated to begin in late 2019, with the first occupancy scheduled for summer 2020. Construction of Phase II, which will..
Cushman & Wakefield Arranges $20.5M Construction Financing for Seniors Housing Community in Pennsylvania
CHADDS FORD, PA. — Cushman & Wakefield Senior Housing Capital Markets has raised equity and arranged $20.5 million in financing for the construction of The Residence at Chadds Ford, an 84-unit independent living, assisted living and memory care community in the Philadelphia suburb of Chadds Ford. The borrower is LCB Senior Living, which is building the community. It will be the company’s 15th seniors housing property, and its first in the Philadelphia metro. The community is located along..
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..
MARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO. — Midas Hospitality has opened Residence Inn and Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Maryland Heights, about 20 miles northwest of St. Louis. The $25 million project is Marriott’s first dual-branded hotel in the St. Louis area. The 119,000-square-foot property is located at 11918 Westline Industrial Drive, formerly home to Clayton Engineering. The hotel includes 96 rooms for the Residence Inn and 88 rooms for the Fairfield Inn & Suites. The property features..
CHAMPAIGN, ILL. — The Opus Group, in partnership with The Carlyle Group, has broken ground on a 14-story student housing property at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The building will feature 218 units ranging from studios to four-bedroom apartments for a total of 548 beds. The building’s shared amenities will include an indoor basketball court, fitness center and spa on the second floor. Group study rooms and lounges, along with a coffee bar, will provide additional spaces..