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Mid-America Brokers Sale of 7,882 SF Retail Building in Oak Creek, Wisconsin

OAK CREEK, WIS. — Mid-America Real Estate Corp. has brokered the sale of a 7,882-square-foot retail building on an outlot to Drexel Town Square in Oak Creek, about 12 miles south of Milwaukee. The sales price was undisclosed. The property is fully leased to five tenants, including Associated Bank, Sport Clips, Bentley’s Pet Stuff, Charles Schwab and Tropical Smoothie Café. Carly Gallagher Kelly and Andrew Prater of Mid-America represented the seller, a Wisconsin-based developer. A private …

Barry Co. Brokers Sale of 54,417 SF Industrial Building in Waukesha, Wisconsin

WAUKESHA, WIS. — The Barry Co. has brokered the sale of a 54,417-square-foot industrial building in Waukesha for an undisclosed price. The seller, Grace Elizabeth LLC, purchased the facility in 2016. The tenant, W.M. Sprinkman Corp., is a division of Krones AG and specializes in manufacturing food and beverage processing equipment. Pilot Court Industrial Property Group LLC purchased the building, which is located at 404 Pilot Court. David Barry of The Barry Co. brokered the

Draper and Kramer Arranges $60M Refinancing for Milwaukee Industrial Portfolio

MILWAUKEE — Draper and Kramer's Commercial Finance Group has arranged a $60 million refinancing for an eight-property, 1.6 million-square-foot industrial portfolio located in metro Milwaukee. Dallas-based Westmount Realty Capital LLC owns the portfolio. All of the properties are situated near major regional highways and the General Mitchell International Airport. Westmount acquired the portfolio in 2015 and implemented a capital improvement program, helping push occupancy to nearly 100 …

Gilbane Smith to Serve as Contractor for Wisconsin Center Expansion

MILWAUKEE — Wisconsin Center District has selected Gilbane Building Co. and CD Smith (Gilbane Smith) to serve as construction manager for the expansion of the Wisconsin Center convention hall. Gilbane Smith and the architecture team of tvsdesign and EUA will immediately begin working together to formulate the design and determine a cost estimate for the project. However, the Milwaukee Business Journal estimates project costs at $300 million. Renderings are expected early in the second …

MCR Purchases 127-Room SpringHill Suites in Green Bay, Wisconsin

GREEN BAY, WIS. — MCR Hotels, an owner and operator, has purchased the 127-room SpringHill Suites by Marriott Green Bay for an undisclosed price. The hotel is in close proximity to the Green Bay Packers’ Lambeau Field. Located at 1011 Tony Canadeo Run, the property features free breakfast, Wi-Fi, a convenience store, fitness center, indoor pool, business center and 1,020 square feet of meeting space. The seller was

Trifinity Signs 250,000 SF Industrial Lease in Kenosha, Wisconsin

KENOSHA, WIS. — Trifinity Specialized Distribution, a logistics firm that serves major big-box stores and drug retailers, has signed a 250,000-square-foot industrial lease in Kenosha. Trifinity will occupy space at Zilber Industrial III, located at 5312 104th Ave. The recently constructed facility features 24 dock doors, three drive-in doors and convenient access to I-94. Trifinity will move into the facility by the end of this month. Founded a quarter century ago in Waukegan, Illinois, …

Pizza Chain Lou Malnati’s Leases 2,074 SF in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE — Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria has leased 2,074 square feet at Riverpoint Village in Milwaukee. The Chicago-style pizza restaurant chain will occupy space at 8629 N. Port Washington Road. Fred Stallé of Mid-America Real Estate-Wisconsin represented the undisclosed landlord in the lease

Associated Bank Provides $33.1M Construction Loan for Industrial Building in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin

PLEASANT PRAIRIE, WIS. — Associated Bank has provided a $33.1 million loan for the construction of a 590,525-square-foot industrial building within Stateline 94 Business Park in Pleasant Prairie. Fresenius Kabi, a healthcare company specializing in lifesaving medicines and technologies, will occupy the building upon completion in July 2020. The borrower and developer, Bluepoint 94 LLC, is a joint venture between Venture One Real Estate and CRG. Clayco will serve as general contractor. …

Starwood Acquires 33-Property Industrial Portfolio in Midwest for $319.6M

CHICAGO, INDIANAPOLIS, COLUMBUS AND MILWAUKEE — Starwood Real Estate Income Trust Inc., a non-traded real estate investment trust managed by Starwood Capital Group, has acquired a 33-property industrial portfolio totaling 4.1 million square feet in the Midwest for approximately $319.6 million, excluding closing costs. The properties are located in Chicago, Indianapolis, Columbus and Milwaukee. The portfolio is 98 percent leased to 50 tenants. It is largely comprised of light industrial …

Boulder Group Arranges $2.3M Sale of Net Leased Piggly Wiggly Store in Wisconsin

NEW HOLSTEIN, WIS. — The Boulder Group has arranged the $2.3 million sale of a single-tenant property net leased to grocer Piggly Wiggly in New Holstein, about 40 miles south of Green Bay. The 29,651-square-foot building is located at 2243 Calumet Drive. There are more than eight years remaining on Piggly Wiggly’s lease. Randy Blankstein and John Feeney of Boulder represented the seller, a Wisconsin-based partnership. A Midwest-based individual purchased the asset while completing a 1031 …

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