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German Investment Firm Purchases Austin Office Complex Leased by Apple for $96M

AUSTIN, TEXAS — GLL Real Estate Partners, a Germany-based investment firm, has purchased Capital Ridge, a seven-story, 216,511-square-foot office complex in Austin that is currently 100 percent leased to Apple, for approximately $96 million. A joint venture between Denver-based investment firm Miller Global Properties LLC and Austin-based Riverside Resources sold the Class A property, which is situated on 38 acres at 320 S. Capital of Texas Highway in the West Lake Hills area. Apple has..

April 28, 2017

Bellwether Arranges $10.4M in Acquisition Financing for 192-Unit Apartment Complex in Carrollton

CARROLLTON, TEXAS — Bellwether Enterprise Real Estate Capital LLC has arranged $10.4 million in acquisition financing for Toscana Apartments, a 192-unit, Class B property multifamily property located at 17910 Kelly Blvd. in Carrollton. Laurie Morfin of Bellwether arranged the financing through Fannie Mae loan on behalf HLC Equity, a Pennsylvania-based firm that acquired the property earlier in April for roughly $13.2 million.

April 28, 2017

Marcus & Millichap Brokers Sale of 252-Unit Multifamily Community in Arlington

ARLINGTON, TEXAS — Marcus & Millichap has brokered the sale of Garden Park Apartments, a 252-unit multifamily community located at 1609 Sherry St. in Arlington. Built in 1968, the property features gated access, six laundry facilities and a playground. One-bedroom units average 589 square feet per unit and two-bedroom units average 1,065 square feet per unit. Mark Allen of Marcus & Millichap represented the seller, a California-based limited liability corporation, and procured the..

April 28, 2017

Dougherty Mortgage Closes $1.9M Acquisition Loan for Multifamily Asset in Blanco, Texas

BLANCO, TEXAS — Dougherty Mortgage LLC has closed a $1.9 million Fannie Mae loan for the acquisition of Blanco Oaks Apartment Homes, a 30-unit apartment community located at 525 Jones Ave. in Blanco, a city roughly 50 miles north of San Antonio. Dougherty Mortgage arranged the 12-year loan through a partnership with Old Capital Lending, on behalf of Rio Blanco Apartments LLC. The loan features a 30-year amortization schedule and one year of interest-only payments.

April 28, 2017

Black Bear Diner to Open 5,400 SF Location in Katy

KATY, TEXAS — Black Bear Diner, a California-based restaurant chain with 94 locations across eight states, will open a 5,400-square-foot, freestanding location at Shoppes at Parkwest, a retail center located at 24600 Katy Freeway. Matt Parsons and Mark Raines of JLL represented Black Bear Diner in the lease negotiations. Stephen Tou and Zach Hoffer of The Retail Connection represented the landlord, Medistar Parkwest JV Ltd., in the transaction.

April 28, 2017

KDC Tops Off $300M, 1 MSF JPMorgan Chase Corporate Campus at Legacy West

PLANO, TEXAS — Developer KDC has topped off JPMorgan Chase’s new, 1 million-square-foot corporate office campus at the Legacy West development in Plano. The $300 million, 50-acre campus features amenities such as a food court, health and wellness center, training and conference space, and a childcare center. Approximately 6,000 JPMorgan Chase employees are expected to work at the property beginning in the second half of 2017.

April 27, 2017

CBRE Brokers Sale of 143-Unit Apartment Community in Carrollton

CARROLLTON, TEXAS — CBRE has arranged the sale of Villas de la Colonia, a 143-unit multifamily community located at 1515 Metrocrest Drive in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro of Carrollton. Built in 1969, the community features a mix of one-, two- and three-bedroom units averaging 822 square feet per unit. Chris Deuillet of CBRE represented the seller, California-based Communidad Realty Partners, which sold the property to Aspire Ventures LLC, a Pennsylvania-based private equity firm. Villas de la..

April 27, 2017

Metropolitan Capital Arranges $9.5M Construction Loan for Condo Project in Dallas

DALLAS — Metropolitan Capital Advisors (MCA) has arranged a $9.5 million construction loan for Destination Residences, a 62-unit condominium project in Dallas. The property will be located in The Cedars, a retail-heavy neighborhood just south of downtown, and will be built entirely on speculation. Justin Laub of MCA arranged the financing on behalf of 1901 Harwood LLC through an undisclosed, Texas-based bank.

April 27, 2017

Baker Katz Secures Two Leases Totaling 13,000 SF in Metro Houston for Outback Steakhouse

KATY AND PASADENA, TEXAS — Baker Katz has negotiated two leases totaling 13,000 square feet in the Houston suburbs of Katy and Pasadena on behalf of Outback Steakhouse. The Katy restaurant will be located at the intersection of Interstate 10 and Katy Fort Bend Road. The Pasadena restaurant will be located at the corner of Vista Road and State Highway Beltway 8. Stephen Tou of Retail Connection and Lindsay Schlueter of Glasier Retail Partners represented the landlords in Katy and Pasadena,..

April 27, 2017

TIG Negotiates 42,919 SF Industrial Lease in Greater Austin Area

MESQUITE, TEXAS — TIG Commercial Real Estate Services has negotiated a 42,919-square-foot lease at 4401 Samuell Blvd. in the Austin suburb of Mesquite on behalf of an unspecified tenant. Matthew Hickey and Kristin Grammar of TIG represented the tenant in the transaction. NAI Robert Lynn represented the undisclosed landlord.

April 27, 2017