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CBRE Global Investors Acquires Newly Constructed Office Building in Uptown Charlotte for $222M

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — CBRE Global Investors has acquired 615 South College, a newly constructed office building located in Charlotte’s Uptown district. The sales price was not disclosed, but the Charlotte Business Journal reports the asset sold for $222 million, or roughly $590 per square foot. The seller, Atlanta-based Portman Holdings, delivered the 375,865-square-foot property in 2017. The 18-story building is connected to The Westin hotel and features 10-foot ceiling heights, …

HDA Designs 36,000 SF Office Building for Desco Group in Frontenac, Missouri

FRONTENAC, MO. — HDA Architects is designing a 36,000-square-foot office building on behalf of The Desco Group in Frontenac, a suburb of St. Louis. The property will feature underground parking, first-floor retail space and two floors of office space. The building is part of an $80 million mixed-use development that will include a Life Time Fitness and two stand-alone restaurants. The Desco Group is demolishing the Old Shriners Hospital in order to make way for the project. Completion is …

OA Development Buys Four-Building Office Portfolio in Durham from Two Different Sellers for $31.4M

DURHAM, N.C. — OA Development has acquired four buildings located within Durham’s Imperial Center office park for $31.4 million. The Atlanta-based company acquired the Canterbury, Cambridge, Chelsea and Oxford buildings from two different sellers — ROC III Fairlead Imperial Center LLC and Crown Realty — and combined the assets to assemble one 211,308-square-foot portfolio. The Class B buildings were constructed in the late 1980s and are situated on 15 acres at the entrance of the …

CIT Group Provides $26.6M Acquisition Loan for Medical Office Center in Metro D.C.

ROCKVILLE, MD. — CIT Group Inc. has provided a $26.6 million loan for the acquisition of Shady Grove Professional Center, a two-building medical office complex in Rockville, roughly 16 miles north of Washington, D.C. The two-building center is situated on 5.6 acres and totals more than 100,000 square feet. CIT Group arranged the loan on behalf of the borrower, a joint venture between Anchor Health Properties, MedProperties and CDC

JLL Brokers Sale of Former Halliburton Office Campus in Houston

HOUSTON — JLL has brokered the sale of Halliburton’s former Oak Park campus, a 48-acre office property located in the Westchase District of Houston. The property includes a 568,000-square-foot office building, a 17,500-square-foot fitness center, daycare, central plant and a five-level parking garage. The office building was built in 1979 and upgraded in 2013. Rudy Hubbard, Kevin McConn, Rick Goings and Dan Bellow of JLL led the sales effort. A local private investment group purchased the …

Windmill to Develop 103,958 SF Office Building in Frisco

FRISCO, TEXAS — Windmill Development will develop Stonebriar Commons on Legacy, a 103,958-square-foot office building that will be located in the northern Dallas metro of Frisco. The property will feature several floors of parking, views of a nearby golf course and floor-to-ceiling glass, as well as access to a variety of walkable amenities. Construction is scheduled to begin during the fourth quarter. Fults Commercial will handle leasing of the

Q10 KDH Arranges Two Refinancings Totaling $44.5M for Houston-Area Retail, Multifamily Assets

HOUSTON — Q10 Kinghorn, Driver, Hough & Co. (Q10 KDH) has arranged two refinancings totaling $44.5 million in the Houston area. In the first transaction, Larry Peters of Q10 KDH arranged $29 million for two undisclosed multifamily assets totaling 642 units. These deals included a 15-year interest-only loan for the first property and a floating-rate loan for the second property. In the second transaction, Buddy Hopson of Q10 KDH placed a $15.5 million loan through a regional bank for the …

Knotel Signs 23,800 SF Office Lease in Midtown Manhattan

NEW YORK CITY — Flexible workspace provider Knotel has signed a 10-year, 23,800-square-foot lease at 6 West 48th St. in Midtown Manhattan. Knotel will occupy the entire second floor through the fourth floor at the 12-story office building as well as the top floor and penthouse. Amanda Bokman and Lloyd Desatnick of JLL represented the building owner in the transaction. Knotel was represented by Elie Reiss of Skylight Leasing. Constructed in 1919, the boutique office building features a …

Endeavor, Granite Properties to Break Ground on 20-Story Office Tower in Nashville’s Gulch District

NASHVILLE, TENN. — Endeavor Real Estate Group, in a joint venture with Granite Properties, will break ground in early August on Gulch Union, a three-phase mixed-use development in Nashville. Located in The Gulch neighborhood, the first phase is 1222 Demonbreun, a 20-story, 329,000-square-foot office building. Designed by Dallas-based architect HKS Inc. to achieve LEED Silver certification, the office building will feature 6,000 square feet of ground-floor retail space, a fitness center with …

Allen Morris Signs Spaces to 56,121 SF Lease at Star Metals Offices in Atlanta’s West Midtown District

ATLANTA — The Allen Morris Co. has signed Spaces to a 56,121-square-foot lease at Star Metals Offices, the commercial component of the mixed-use Star Metals Atlanta development in Atlanta’s West Midtown district. The coworking company will occupy the seventh and eighth floors of the building, located at 1055 Howell Mill Road. The space will include a 5,642-square-foot ground-floor reception area, private business club and 8,000 square feet of outdoor amenity space for Spaces’ tenants. …