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CBRE Negotiates Sale of 1,331-Unit Multifamily Portfolio in Houston

HOUSTON — CBRE has negotiated the sale of a portfolio of three multifamily communities totaling 1,331 units in Houston. The properties, which had an average overall occupancy of 91 percent at the time of sale, are Westchase Estates, Westchase Grand and Westchase Preserve. Matt Phillips and Clint Duncan of CBRE represented the seller, a partnership between Ascension Commercial Real Estate and Moriah Group, in the transaction. Michael Thompson of CBRE arranged acquisition financing for the deal …

37th Parallel Acquires 224-Unit Apartment Community in San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO — 37th Parallel Properties, a Virginia-based multifamily investment firm, has acquired Summit of Thousand Oaks, a 224-unit multifamily community in San Antonio. Built in 1983, the property consists of 144 one-bedroom units and 80 two-bedroom apartments. Amenities include a pool and a fitness center. The new ownership will add new retaining walls and landscaping, as well as upgrade the leasing center and unit interiors. Cutt Ableson of Berkadia arranged a Freddie Mac green loan for …

Marcus & Millichap Brokers Sale of 184-Unit Apartment Property in Fort Worth

FORT WORTH, TEXAS — Marcus & Millichap has brokered the sale of Village Creek Townhomes, a 184-unit multifamily property in Fort Worth. The community was built in 1970 and rebuilt in 1994 to offer two-, three- and four-bedroom floor plans. Al Silva of Marcus & Millichap represented the seller, a Dallas-based private investment group, in the transaction. Silva also procured the buyer, a Texas-based partnership. Both parties requested

Origin Investments, SEEC Enterprises to Develop 150-Unit Brick Stone Apartments in Denver

DENVER — Chicago-based Origin Development has partnered with Boulder-based SEEC Enterprises to develop Brick Stone Apartments on 56th Street, a garden-style multifamily development in a burgeoning corridor of Denver. Situated on 5.5 acres, the $35 million Brick Stone Apartments will comprise seven three-story buildings, a clubhouse and a pool house. The 150-unit community will feature 42 one-bedroom/one-bath units, averaging 735 square feet; 78 two-bedroom/two-bath units, averaging 1,035 …

Pinnacle Real Estate Negotiates $2.8M Sale of Multifamily Property Near Denver

WHEAT RIDGE, COLO. — Pinnacle Real Estate Advisors has arranged the sale of a multifamily property located at 6050-6054 W. 38th Ave. in Wheat Ridge, a western suburb of Denver. A local buyer acquired the asset for $2.8 million, or $149.55 per square foot. The asset includes a 19-unit multifamily building and 27 garages/storage units. Josh Newell of Pinnacle Real Estate represented the buyer and undisclosed seller in the

Taylor Street Real Estate Brokers $2.7M Sale of Estilo Apartments in Phoenix

PHOENIX — Taylor Street Real Estate Advisors has arranged the sale of Estilo Apartments, a multifamily community in Central Phoenix. A local private capital investment partner sold the property to an undisclosed buyer for $2.7 million, or $178,333 per unit. Brian Tranetzki and Eric Thomas of Taylor Street Real Estate Advisors represented the seller, while CBRE represented the buyer in the transaction. Located at 3025 N. 38th St., Estilo Apartments features 15 renovated apartments with …

Klein Enterprises Receives $64.5M Construction Loan to Build Apartment Community in Baltimore

BALTIMORE — Klein Enterprises has received a $64.5 million construction loan for the development of The Woodberry, a 284-unit apartment community located at 2001 W. Cold Spring Lane in Baltimore. The loan was underwritten and serviced by AGM Financial, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)’s Baltimore Multifamily Housing Office. The Woodberry will include a mix of one-, two- and three-bedroom, market-rate apartment units. Community amenities will …

Urban Investment Partners Acquires Apartment Building in D.C. for $42.5M

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A joint venture led by Urban Investment Partners (UIP) has acquired 3333 Wisconsin, a 100-unit apartment building located at 3333 Wisconsin Ave. N.W. in Washington, D.C.’s Cathedral Heights neighborhood. The sales price was not disclosed, but the Washington Business Journal reports the asset sold for $42.5 million. UIP did not name its joint venture partner. The community is situated across Wisconsin Avenue from Cathedral Commons, a mixed-use development that houses a …

SunTrust Provides $10.6M Acquisition Loan for Condo Deconversion in Chicago

CHICAGO — SunTrust Banks Inc. has provided a $10.6 million bridge loan for the acquisition and deconversion of Cambridge Commons in Chicago. Built in 1970, the property was renovated in 2000. After the closing on July 23, all of the units became apartment rentals. Manny Brown and John Gordon of SunTrust originated the loan on behalf of the borrower, a private equity firm. Areas such as Chicago are seeing more condo deconversions because it is difficult to find land for new developments to …

Walker & Dunlop Arranges $138.1M Construction Loan for 57-Story Condominium Tower in Miami

MIAMI — Walker & Dunlop has arranged a $138.1 million construction loan for Elysse, a 57-story condominium tower in Miami. The 100-unit community, located at 788 N.E. 23rd St., overlooks the Intracoastal Waterway in Miami’s Edgewater neighborhood. Kevin O’Grady and Eric McGlynn of Walker & Dunlop arranged the financing through JPMorgan Chase Bank on behalf of Two Roads Development, which is developing the project in partnership with entities managed by investment firm DW …