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NKF Capital Markets Secures $60M Recapitalization for Mixed-Use Project in Brooklyn

NEW YORK CITY — NKF Capital Markets has secured a $60 million loan for the recapitalization of an eight-story mixed-use project under development in the Clinton Hill neighborhood of Brooklyn. Located at 325 Lafayette Ave., the property will include 116 apartment units, 40 parking spaces and 16,943 square feet of street-level retail space. Key Food and Starbucks have pre-leased space at the property. Amenities will include a rooftop terrace, fitness center and a media and gaming lounge. NKF …

Atlantic Plywood Corp. Signs 46,000 SF Industrial Lease in Farmingdale, New York

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. — Lumber supplier Atlantic Plywood Corp. has signed a 46,161-square-foot industrial lease in Farmingdale. Located on a 2.2-acre site at 220 Smith St., the facility features 18-foot clear heights, multiple loading docks and is fully fenced. Barry Cohorsky, Brian Pinnola and Matthew Giugliano of NAI represented Atlantic Plywood in the transaction. The landlord was represented by Brian Lee and Dan Marcus of Newmark Knight

Cushman & Wakefield Arranges $3M Sale of Apartment Building in Queens

NEW YORK CITY — Cushman & Wakefield has arranged the $3 million sale of an eight-unit apartment building in the Astoria neighborhood of Queens. The sales price equates to approximately $511 per square foot and a 4.3 percent capitalization rate. Thomas A. Donovan, Tommy Lin, Eugene Kim and Robert Rappa of Cushman & Wakefield represented the undisclosed seller in the transaction. The buyer was also undisclosed. The property, which is located at 28-08 23rd Ave., consists of eight …

BMO Harris, Wells Fargo Arrange $200M Loan for Seniors Housing Redevelopment in Brooklyn

NEW YORK CITY — BMO Harris Healthcare Real Estate Finance and Wells Fargo Bank National Association have arranged a $200 million loan to support the redevelopment of the former Leverich Towers Hotel in Brooklyn into a seniors housing community. The companies acted as lead arrangers as bookrunners on the transaction, which refinances the acquisition and redevelopment loans. BMO acted as administrative agent and Wells Fargo partnered with Capital One to form the syndicate for the facility. The …

PCCP Provides $168.5M Loan to Refinance Luxury Apartment Building in Manhattan

NEW YORK CITY — PCCP has provided a $168.5 million senior loan to refinance a 280-unit luxury apartment building in the Hell’s Kitchen submarket of Manhattan. The 14-story property is located at 535 W. 43rd St. The borrower, a joint venture between Patrinely Group, USAA Real Estate and DHA Capital, completed development of the property in mid-2016. The asset is currently 93 percent occupied. Steve Kohn, Gideon Gil, Chris Moyer and Noble Carpenter III of Cushman & Wakefield …

Greystone Arranges $54.8M Freddie Mac Loan for Multifamily Building in Brooklyn

NEW YORK CITY — Greystone has arranged a $54.8 million Freddie Mac loan for The Dean, a 120-unit multifamily community in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn. Located at 1040 Dean St., the eight-story property features a roof deck, lounge, fitness center and onsite parking. Anthony Cristi of Greystone arranged the 10-year, fixed-rate Freddie Mac CME loan, which is designed for new construction assets nearing stabilization. Yoel Goldman of All Year Holdings owns the

Cushman & Wakefield Brokers $8M Sale of Development Site in Long Island City

NEW YORK CITY — Cushman & Wakefield has brokered the $8 million sale of a 49,790-buildable-square-foot development site in Long Island City. Stephen R. Preuss, Denise Prevete-Tempone and Andreas Efthymiou of Cushman & Wakefield represented both the buyer, Midpiece 9th Street LLC., and the seller, J&N Development, in the transaction. The property is located at 3823-3829 9th

Warshaw Burstein Signs 40,000 SF Lease in Manhattan Office Tower

NEW YORK CITY — Warshaw Burstein LLP has signed a 15-year, 40,383-square-foot office lease at 575 Lexington Ave. in Manhattan. The law firm will occupy the entire seventh floor of the building. Michael Burgio of Cushman & Wakefield represented Warshaw Burstein in the transaction. Newmark Knight Frank represented the landlord, a joint venture comprising George Comfort & Sons, Angelo Gordon & Co. and Normandy Real Estate Partners. The 35-story, 745,400-square-foot office tower has …

Cushman & Wakefield Brokers $61M Sale of Development Site in Brooklyn

NEW YORK CITY — Cushman & Wakefield has brokered the $61 million sale of a 95,000-square-foot development site in the Gowanus neighborhood of Brooklyn. Located at 313-331 Bond St., the property’s M2-1 zoning regulations allows for 185,040 of buildable square feet, according to Cushman & Wakefield. Stephen Palmese, Winfield Clifford, James Berluti and William Barrett of Cushman & Wakefield represented the undisclosed seller in the transaction. All Year Management purchased the …

Harborview, WRA Properties Acquire Apartment Community in New York for $4.3M

NYACK, N.Y. — Harborview Properties and WRA Properties have acquired Waldron Heights Apartments, a 29-unit apartment complex in Nyack, along the Hudson River north of New York City, for $4.3 million. Located at 16-18 Waldron Ave., the community consists of two- and three-bedroom apartment units. The property was acquired from the original owner, a local family that built it in the 1970s. HarborView plans to make capital improvements to the property including building-wide improvements and …