Associated Bank Provides $47.5M in Loans for Two Cold Storage Projects in Metro Chicago
CHICAGO and WHEELING, ILL. — Associated Bank has provided a total of $47.5 million for two cold storage projects in Chicago. In the first project, Associated Bank provided an $8 million refinancing and construction loan to 120 Palatine LLC for a vacant 115,000-square-foot freezer food manufacturing and distribution facility. The asset is located at 120 W. Palatine Road in Wheeling and will be leased to Richelieu Foods. Associated Bank was also the lead arranger and administrative agent of a $39.5 million credit facility for a 227,700-square-foot cold storage warehouse and distribution facility that will be located at 2302 S. Paulina St. Wanxiang America Real Estate Group and Clarius Partners are the borrowing entities. The facility is a build-to-suit project for Preferred Freezer. Ted Notz of Associated Bank managed both loans.