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Mississippi State University, Greystar Open $67M Mixed-Use Development on Campus

STARKVILLE, MISS. — A public-private partnership between Mississippi State University (MSU) and Greystar has opened College View, 650-bed residential development on the university’s campus in Starkville. The mixed-use property features 46,000 square feet of retail space and a 7,000-square-foot addition to the MSU Child Development and Family Studies Center. Communal amenities include a fitness center, computer lab, study rooms, swimming pool, community lounge, volleyball court and fire …

Cushman & Wakefield Arranges $59M Sale of Multifamily Community in Tampa

TAMPA, FLA. — Cushman & Wakefield has arranged the $59 million sale of Mezzo of Tampa Palms, a 340-unit multifamily community in Tampa. The property offers one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans spread across 20 three-story buildings. The average unit in the community is 1,193 square feet with an average market rent of $1,313. The property was above 95 percent occupied at the time of sale. Communal amenities include a 7,000-square-foot clubhouse, a fitness center with Fitness On Demand, …

Delaware North to Bring Golf Entertainment Concept to The Battery Atlanta

ATLANTA — Delaware North will open Good Game, a 7,500-square-foot dining and entertainment concept that offers Topgolf’s Swing Suite virtual simulator bays. Good Game will house seven bays, accommodating up to eight people in each bay. The Topgolf Swing Suite bays also offer a variety of virtual games, including the Topgolf target game, Zombie Dodgeball, Hockey Shots, Baseball Pitching and Carnival Classic. Delaware North, which has been the exclusive food and beverage service provider …

JLL Negotiates Sale of 731-Room Hotel Portfolio in Mid-Atlantic, Texas

CHICAGO — JLL has negotiated the sale of five Courtyard by Marriott hotels totaling 731 rooms. The portfolio includes Courtyard New Carrollton in Landover, Md.; Courtyard Fairfax Fair Oaks in Fairfax, Va.; Courtyard Baltimore Hunt Valley in Hunt Valley, Md.; and Courtyard San Antonio Airport and Courtyard San Antonio Medical Center in San Antonio. JLL represented the seller, Colony Capital Inc., in the transaction. The buyer was a partnership between Flynn Properties Inc. and EMA Lodging …

U.S. Retail Sales Up 5.6 Percent from 2018, Says U.S. Census Bureau

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Census Bureau reports that retail sales in July were up 0.9 percent from June and 5.6 percent year-over-year. The numbers exclude restaurants, gas stations and automobile sales but include e-commerce sales. July’s results build on gains of 0.6 percent month-over-month and 2.2 percent year-over-year seen in June. Specifics from key retail sectors during July include: Online and other non-store sales were up 19.3 percent year-over-year and up 2.8 percent …

Brennan Investment to Develop 216,000 SF Spec Industrial Building Near Atlanta

CONYERS, GA. — Brennan Investment Group has acquired 15.9 acres in Conyers to develop a 216,000-square-foot speculative industrial building. The site is located at 2082 E. Park Drive, 28 miles east of downtown Atlanta. The facility will include 32-foot clear heights, an ESFR sprinkler system, auto parking and trailer storage. Groundbreaking is scheduled for the third quarter, with completion expected in the third quarter of 2020. Bobby Mayson of Lavista Associates represented the buyer in …

Hammes Breaks Ground on 70,000 SF Medical Office Building Near Hilton Head Island

OKATIE, S.C. — Hammes Co. has broken ground on a 70,000-square-foot medical office building in Okatie. Scheduled to open in late 2020, the three-story building will expand services in the surrounding area and supplement Beaufort Memorial’s existing acute care regional hospital. The new facility will provide primary care, OB-GYN, orthopedics, urgent care, cardiology, gastroenterology, neurology, vascular and general surgery, a breast health center, outpatient rehabilitation, laboratory and …

Colliers Negotiates $33M Sale of Apartment Community in Opelika, Alabama

OPELIKA, ALA. — Colliers International has negotiated the $33 million sale of Paces at the Estates, a 270-unit apartment community in Opelika. The property offers one- and two-bedroom floor plans. Paces at the Estates is located at 4150 Academy Drive, about four miles from downtown Auburn. Communal amenities include a swimming pool, fire pit, courtyard, playground, 24-hour fitness center and bike storage racks. RREAF Holdings LLC, a Dallas-based real estate investment firm, purchased the …

TSCG Brokers Sale of 162,000 SF Retail Center in Gainesville

GAINESVILLE, FLA. — TSCG has brokered the sale of Gainesville Plaza, a 162,000-square-foot retail center situated along NW 13th Street in Gainesville. The center was 92.4 percent leased at the time of sale to tenants including Burlington, Ross Dress for Less, Sav-A-Lot, 2nd & Charles (a Books-A-Million concept), Lumber Liquidators and Hibbett Sporting Goods. The sale also includes a 1.4-acre outparcel fronting 13th Street that can accommodate 4,000- and 3,750-square-foot buildings. …

Berkadia Arranges $12.5M Sale of Multifamily Portfolio in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, ALA. — Berkadia has arranged the $12.5 million sale of the Core 174 Portfolio, which includes four apartment complexes in Birmingham totaling 174 units. The portfolio includes Element 26, Fox Hall, Forest Park and 5th Avenue, all of which are located within three miles of downtown Birmingham. Core 174 was constructed between 1963 and 1978 and renovated between 2013 and 2015. David Etchison, Abe Maddox and Caleb Frizzell of Berkadia represented the seller, Birmingham resident Elton …

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