H5 Data Centers Buys 85,000 SF Colocation Center in San Antonio for $19.5M

SAN ANTONIO — H5 Data Centers, a Denver-based data center operator, has purchased an 85,000-square-foot colocation center located at 100 Taylor St. in San Antonio for $19.5 million. ISP Taylor Telecom previously owned the facility, which is located a block away from AT&T’s regional office. H5 plans to redevelop the property and is in the process of adding more colocation racks. Chris Orr of North Carolina-based Romans Properties represented H5 Data Centers in the

KDC to Develop 130,000 SF Data Center in Metro Dallas

RICHARDSON, TEXAS — Dallas-based KDC will develop a 130,000-square-foot powered shell data center within Richardson’s Telecom Corridor in metro Dallas. The project, which is slated for completion by summer 2019, will be KDC’s fifth ground-up data center development in Richardson. The center will feature more than 20 network fiber carriers and an onsite substation for robust power and short electrical feeder runs. Alliance Architects is designing the project and Kimley Horn is the civil …

Romans Properties Brokers $9.3M Sale of Data Center in Canton, Ohio

CANTON, OHIO — Romans Properties has brokered the sale of a 30,000-square-foot data center in Canton for $9.3 million. The property, located at 4726 Hills and Dales Road, is fully leased to Secure Data 365. Chriss Orr of Romans represented the buyer, an institutional client. The seller was not

DFW Emerges As Top Five Data Center Market

Development of data centers is surging across the Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) metroplex, and the party is really just getting started. According to research from JLL, DFW is the fourth-largest data center market in the country in terms of supply with approximately 3.7 million square feet of inventory providing 505 critical megawatts of power. DFW’s development pipeline spans more than 1.1 million square feet of new projects totaling about 215 critical megawatts that are either planned or already …

Lincoln Rackhouse, Principal Acquire 454,421 SF Data Center in Plano

PLANO, TEXAS — A partnership between Lincoln Rackhouse, the data center division of Lincoln Property Co., and Principal Real Estate Investors has acquired a 454,421-square-foot data center located at 1000 Coit Road in Plano, a northern suburb of Dallas. The seller was an undisclosed Fortune 500 financial institution. The property has 8 megawatts immediately available for lease with the capacity to expand to 16 megawatts. The facility was acquired as part of a 1 million square-foot portfolio …

Digital Realty to Embark on $400M Data Center Expansion in Greater Dallas

GARLAND, TEXAS — Digital Realty, a San Francisco-based data center REIT, will embark on a $400 million expansion of its data center campus in Garland, a northeastern suburb of Dallas. The project will add 16 acres to the original site at the intersection of Campbell Road and the George Bush Turnpike. The company’s Garland campus is being developed over a 20-year period in five phases, each of which will add about 280,000 square feet of space and operate at 32 megawatts of critical IT load. …

CoreSite Receives County Approval to Expand Data Center Campus in Northern Virginia by 289,000 SF

RESTON, VA. — CoreSite Realty Corp. has received final approval from the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors to expand the scope of its planned data center campus in Reston. With the approval, CoreSite can build an additional 289,000 square at the campus, bringing the total square footage to 900,000, or more than 100 megawatts. CoreSite acquired the 21.2-acre light industrial/office park in 2016. The data center provider already owns an existing facility in Reston. Upon full build-out of the …

Romans Properties Arranges $36.6M Sale of Data Center in Metro Dallas

RICHARDSON, TEXAS — Charlotte, N.C.-based Romans Properties LLC has arranged the sale of a 75,119-square-foot data center located at 1001 E. Campbell Road in Richardson, a northeastern suburb of Dallas. The sales price was approximately $36.6 million. The property is fully leased to Sungard AS, a Pennsylvania-based provider of recovery software for cloud computing and data systems. Chris Orr of Romans Properties represented the buyer, an institutional investor, in the

Romans Properties Brokers $5M Sale of Data Center in Lewis Center, Ohio

LEWIS CENTER, OHIO — Romans Properties has brokered the $5 million sale of a data center in Lewis Center, about 20 miles north of Columbus. The 57,000-square-foot facility is located at 8180 Green Meadows Drive. The property is fully leased by Cyxtera, which provides data center colocation, cybersecurity and cloud-based services. Chris Orr of Romans represented the buyer, an institutional client. The seller was not

Sentinel Acquires 280 Acres for Data Center Development in Northern Virginia for $82.5M

LOUDOUN COUNTY, VA. — New York-based Sentinel Data Centers has acquired Washington Dulles Gateway, a 280-acre tract in northern Virginia, for $82.5 million. The site features 140 acres of net developable land for a new data center project, which equates to a purchase price of about $589,000 per developable acre. The site is one of the largest contiguous tracts for data center development in in Loudoun County, located northwest of Washington, D.C. “Seventy percent of the world’s …