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Greysteel Negotiates Sale of 142-Unit Apartment Property in Metro Dallas

FARMERS BRANCH, TEXAS — Greysteel has negotiated the sale of Villa Gardens, a 142-unit multifamily property in the Dallas metro of Farmers Branch. The property features studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom units. Amenities include a pool, playground and on-site laundry facilities. Doug Banerjee, Boyan Radic, Andrew Mueller and Andrew Hanson of Greysteel represented the seller and procured the buyer, both of whom requested

Guardian Real Estate Receives Construction Financing to Build 110-Unit Multifamily Project Near Portland

MILWAUKIE, ORE. — Guardian Real Estate Services has received construction financing for the development of Axletree, a multifamily project located at the intersection of SE Main and SE Washington streets in Milwaukie, a suburb of Portland. Casey Davidson of HFF arranged the floating-rate construction loan through a regional bank, while Ira Virden and Carrie Kahn, also of HFF, arranged joint venture equity for the project through Hanover Financial. Terms of the loans were not …

InterFace Panel: Seniors Housing Lenders’ Scrutiny of Potential Deals Increases As Market Conditions Shift

Billy Meyer, managing director of Seattle-based Columbia Pacific Advisors, doesn’t mince words when talking about the bridge lender’s cautious approach to financing seniors housing product today. “We don’t underwrite hope as a strategy anymore. It’s just not a good execution strategy, we believe.” Against the backdrop of elevated levels of construction, rising interest rates and operational challenges in seniors housing, Columbia Pacific Advisors is scrutinizing …

EagleBridge Capital Secures $21.5M Acquisition Loan for Multifamily Portfolio in Southern New England

SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND — EagleBridge Capital has secured a $21.5 million acquisition loan for a 370-unit multifamily portfolio in Southern New England. The portfolio is made up of multiple buildings ranging in size from two to 18 units. Brian Sheehan and Ted Sidel of EagleBridge arranged the financing through an agency lender. The borrower was undisclosed. The 10-year non-recourse mortgage carries a long-term fixed interest rate with a 30-year

Marcus & Millichap Brokers $2.9M Sale of Apartment Building in Brooklyn

NEW YORK CITY — Marcus & Millichap has arranged the sale of 934 Sterling Place, an eight-unit apartment property in Brooklyn. The sales price was $2.9 million. Shaun Riney of Marcus & Millichap represented the seller, a private investor, and the buyer, also a private investor, in the transaction. The four-story property was built in 1905 and is located in the Crown Heights neighborhood of

Lloyd Jones Acquires 444-Unit Apartment Community in Tallahassee for $57.8M

TALLAHASSEE, FLA. — Lloyd Jones has acquired The Westcott Apartments, a 444-unit multifamily community located at 3909 Reserve Drive in Tallahassee, for $57.8 million. The name of the seller was not disclosed. Constructed in 2000 and 2005, the community offers a mix of one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans and features two swimming pools, two fitness center, playgrounds and tennis courts. Lloyd Jones plans to renovate The Westcott, which is the Miami-based private equity investor’s …

Cushman & Wakefield Arranges $39M Sale of Multifamily Property in Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Cushman & Wakefield has arranged the $39 million sale of 1420 Magnolia, a 204-unit apartment community in Charlotte. Jordan McCarley, Watson Bryant and Marc Robinson of Cushman & Wakefield arranged the transaction on behalf of the seller, Estates & Cos. Hudson Capital Properties acquired the asset. Constructed in 1999, 1420 Magnolia features a car care center, controlled access gates, dog park, fitness center, grilling and picnic areas, business center, …

CRG Breaks Ground on 12-Story Apartment Building in Chicago’s Uptown Neighborhood

CHICAGO — CRG, Clayco’s real estate development group, has broken ground on a 12-story apartment building in Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood. The development, located at the intersection of Sheridan Road and Wilson Avenue, will feature 149 units, 5,000 square feet of retail space and 29 parking spots. Amenities will include a 2,000-square-foot rooftop deck, coffee bar, exercise facility, business center and dog salon. Completion is slated for July 2019. Clayco is serving as the …

Student Housing Lenders Experiencing a Particularly Busy 2018

Lending intermediaries are not seeing any slowdown in the availability of capital for the student housing sector in 2018. Many report that the sector is a favorite and a well-known quantity among lenders, one that they want to count among their specialties. “Historically, student housing was viewed only as a subset of multifamily, but we have seen a distinct departure from that mindset throughout the current cycle,” says Benjamin Roelke, senior vice president, debt and structured …

Legacy Breaks Ground on $175M Seniors Housing Community in Dallas

DALLAS — The Legacy Senior Communities, a not-for-profit organization based in Plano, has broken ground on The Legacy Midtown Park, a $175 million seniors housing community in Dallas. Situated on 10 acres just off North Central Expressway, the property will consist of 184 independent living apartments, 50 assisted living units, 36 memory care residences and 54 suites for short-term rehabilitation or long-term care. Amenities will include multiple dining options and a fitness, aerobics and …