Toro Real Estate Acquires Three Multifamily Properties in Jacksonville for $39M
JACKSONVILLE, FLA. — Toro Real Estate Partners has acquired three multifamily properties in Jacksonville for $39 million. The portfolio includes Whispering Oaks, Highlander Apartments and River City Landing, which total 552 units. Toro plans to invest $4 million to renovate the three properties. Renovations will include exterior and amenity enhancements, rebranding and interior improvements. Ben Weddington of CBRE arranged two Freddie Mac small balance loans for Toro’s acquisition of Whispering Oaks and Highlander. Jeremy Nussbaum of Walker & Dunlop arranged the acquisition loan for River City Landing. Dhaval Patel, also with Walker & Dunlop, represented Toro in the sale of River City Landing. Toro purchased the other two assets in off-market deals. Toro has hired Lisa Massis of Lofty Asset Management to manage all three properties.