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KTGY Architecture + Planning Unveils Design for 344-Unit Apartment Project in Downtown Cincinnati

CINCINNATI — KTGY Architecture + Planning has unveiled the design for Artistry Cincinnati, a 344-unit apartment project located along the Ohio River in downtown Cincinnati. The seven-story building, located at 601 E. Pete Rose Way, is currently under construction and is scheduled for completion in late 2021. Milhaus is the developer. Features of the property include a second-floor amenity space offering direct access to an exterior courtyard, a 2,500-square-foot outdoor gallery that will …

Tremont Mortgage Trust Provides $22.8M Bridge Loan for Refinancing of Office Campus in Dublin, Ohio

DUBLIN, OHIO — Tremont Mortgage Trust has provided a $22.8 million first-mortgage bridge loan for the refinancing of The Blazer Plaza, a three-building office and lab campus in Dublin, a northwest suburb of Columbus. The property spans 519,000 square feet on 54 acres. The floating-rate loan includes initial funding of $12.1 million and a future funding allowance of approximately $10.7 million for tenant improvements. The loan is structured with a two-year initial term and a one-year extension …

Covington Group Purchases 583,000 SF Volvo-Occupied Warehouse in Metro Columbus

LEWIS CENTER, OHIO — An affiliate of Covington Group Inc. has purchased a 583,000-square-foot warehouse and distribution center located at 8355 Highfield Drive in Lewis Center, about 20 miles north of Columbus. The purchase price was undisclosed. Located on a 31-acre site, the property features a clear height of 24 feet and 32 dock doors. It is fully occupied by Volvo Group North America, which uses the building for its slow-moving parts division for trucks and heavy equipment. Dallas-based …

Silver Group, Quantum Arrange $1.4M Sale of Jiffy Lube-Occupied Property in Columbus

COLUMBUS, OHIO — The Silver Group and Quantum Real Estate Inc. have arranged the sale of a Jiffy Lube quick-service oil change facility in Columbus for $1.4 million. The 1,620-square-foot, freestanding building sits on a half-acre at 7007 E. Broad St. The tenant is Team Car Care, an operator of 520 Jiffy Lube locations nationally. There are approximately five years remaining on the 20-year lease. Barry Silver of Silver Group represented the San Francisco-based private seller. Dan Waszak of …

Ready Capital Closes $4.5M Refinancing for Multifamily Property in Cincinnati

CINCINNATI — Ready Capital has closed a $4.5 million bridge-to-agency refinancing for a 148-unit, Class B multifamily property in the Winton Hills submarket of Cincinnati. The sponsor will use funds to retire existing debt, continue marking rents to market and implement a utility billing system. The nonrecourse, floating-rate loan features a 24-month term, one extension option and flexible prepayment. The sponsor has the ability to execute a low-cost refinancing with Ready Capital’s Freddie …

Sherwin-Williams to Develop World Headquarters, R&D Center in Metro Cleveland for $600M

CLEVELAND AND BRECKSVILLE, OHIO — The Sherwin-Williams Co. (NYSE: SHW) plans to develop a new world headquarters building in downtown Cleveland, as well as a research and development (R&D) center in the Cleveland suburb of Brecksville. The company plans to invest $600 million to construct both facilities. The paint manufacturer and retailer’s headquarters building will span 1 million square feet just west of Public Square between Saint Clair and Superior avenues. The R&D center …

Walker & Dunlop Acquires MSF Real Estate Capital, Establishes Presence in Ohio

COLUMBUS, OHIO — Walker & Dunlop Inc. has acquired MSF Real Estate Capital, an independent commercial real estate finance firm. MSF services approximately $925 million of life insurance company loans, substantially all of which will be added to Walker & Dunlop’s servicing portfolio prior to the end of the first quarter. With the acquisition, Walker & Dunlop has expanded its debt brokerage team to Columbus. Jeffrey Morris, Chad Kiner, Scott Moore and A.J. Mangan will spearhead …

VICI Properties Completes Acquisition of JACK Cleveland Casino, Thistledown Racino for $843.3M

CLEVELAND AND NORTH RANDALL, OHIO — VICI Properties Inc. (NYSE: VICI) has completed the acquisition of JACK Cleveland Casino and JACK Thistledown Racino for approximately $843.3 million. The company financed the transaction with cash on hand. JACK Cleveland Casino opened in May 2012 in the historic Higbee Building in downtown Cleveland. The property features approximately 96,000 square feet of gaming space, 1,300 gaming machines, 120 table games and eight food and beverage outlets. The …

Stan Johnson Co. Negotiates $16.8M Sale of Distribution Facility in Findlay, Ohio

FINDLAY, OHIO — Stan Johnson Co. has negotiated the sale of a single-tenant, 402,604-square-foot distribution facility in Findlay for $16.8 million. The warehouse is fully leased to American Plastics, a designer, manufacturer and distributor of plastic-injection molded products. It is located at 14801 County Road 212. Originally built in 1998, the property sits on 24 acres and features a clear height of 28 feet, 44 dock doors and a fenced truck court. Rob Gemerchak and Jeff Hughes of Stan …

Reichle Klein Group Brokers $4.6M Sale of Industrial Building in Ohio

PIONEER, OHIO — Reichle Klein Group has brokered the $4.6 million sale of a 157,550-square-foot industrial building in Pioneer in northwest Ohio. The property is located at 2 Kexon Drive. Ron Jurgenson of Reichle Klein and Tim Echemann of Industrial Property Brokers represented the seller, Pioneer’s Kidston Family Cos. Ltd. Jurgenson represented the buyer, ATD Properties

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