LAKEVILLE, MINN. — Launch Properties has broken ground on Launch Park Lakeville I, a 286,000-square-foot warehouse in Lakeville, a suburb of Minneapolis. The building is 53 percent pre-leased to an undisclosed tenant, while 136,000 square feet remains available for lease. Construction is slated for completion in November. Launch Park Lakeville I will feature 32-foot clear heights, 50-foot interior bays, 60-foot dock bays, 23 dock doors and two drive-in doors. This is the first building in the..
TROY, MICH. — Hayman Co. has acquired the Troy Officentre in Troy for $55 million. The 732,000-square-foot, five-building office property is located along East Big Beaver Road about 22 miles north of Detroit. Hayman Co. will manage and lease the building, as well as serve as construction manager for the nearly $10 million building enhancements, signage improvements and exterior property upgrades. Planned improvements to the property include new elevators, roof replacements, upgrades to the..
INDIANAPOLIS — Colliers International has brokered the sale of Corporate Center North Buildings 4 and 6 in Indianapolis for an undisclosed price. Totaling 101,727 square feet, the two office buildings are located at 6026–6036 Lakeside Blvd. and 5915–5935 Lakeside Blvd. The buildings are 100 percent leased to four tenants, including Stericycle. Alex Cantu of Colliers marketed the property on behalf of the sellers, Building 4 LLC and Building 6 LLC. Tower Investments, an investment manager..
BRIGHTON, MICH. — CBRE Hotels has arranged the sale of the Courtyard by Marriott Detroit Brighton located about 45 miles northwest of Detroit. The sales price was not disclosed. The 90-room hotel, located at 7799 Conference Center Drive, was recently renovated. Nate Sahn and Drew Noecker of CBRE represented the undisclosed seller in the transaction. Bright Lodge Inc. purchased the hotel.
KANSAS CITY, MO. — Integrated Facility Services (IFS) has installed a $3.2 million plumbing system for the 51st and Oak mixed-use development in Kansas City. The eight-story, 325,000-square-foot complex includes 170 luxury apartments, a clubhouse and fitness center, student health center, Whole Foods grocery store and parking garage on a nearly three-acre site. IFS participated early in the design process, which featured virtual design and construction planning and building information..
LANSING, MICH. — Arbor Realty Trust Inc. has provided a $16.5 million loan for the refinancing of Towne Square Apartments in Lansing. Formerly known as College Towne West, the property features 532 units. The property is located near Michigan State University and includes amenities such as a sauna and tanning bed. Michael Jehle of Arbor originated the loan, which features a 29-year amortization schedule.
WICHITA, KAN. — Marcus & Millichap has brokered the sale of Best Western Airport Inn & Conference Center in Wichita for an undisclosed price. The 130-room hotel is located at 6815 W. Kellogg Drive near the Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport. Steve Swenholt, Allan Miller, Chris Gomes and Greg Bates of Marcus & Millichap marketed the property on behalf of the seller, a limited liability company. The team also procured the buyer, a limited liability company.
WEST PLAINS, MO. — Mumford Co. has arranged the sale of a 62-room Ozark Hills Inn in West Plains, located in southern Missouri. The sales price was not disclosed. The property, located at 1605 Imperial Road, features a swimming pool and outside picnic area. George Arvanitis of Mumford Co. represented the seller, a local hotel and commercial real estate owner/developer, and procured the buyer, a Missouri-based hotel owner. The buyer plans to operate the hotel as a Baymont Inn under the Wyndham..
CHICAGO — ESD, a global engineering firm, has signed a 46,884-square-foot office lease at Willis Tower in Chicago. The firm plans to move its Chicago operations from 175 W. Jackson Blvd. to the tower in June 2018. ESD will occupy the entire 53rd floor and half of the 54th floor. Blackstone acquired Willis Tower in 2015, and unveiled plans for a $500 million renovation to the building earlier this year in conjunction with Equity Office, the U.S. office portfolio company wholly owned by..
KENDALLVILLE AND ANGOLA, IND. — The Boulder Group has negotiated the sale of two single-tenant properties net leased to Jiffy Lube in Indiana for $2.4 million. The properties are located at 317 W. North St. in Kendallville and 640 N. Wayne St. in Angola. The two locations were recently renovated with additional drive-in bays. There are more than 15 years remaining on both Jiffy Lube leases, which expire in December 2032. A private investment group was the buyer and a global real estate fund..