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Avison Young Arranges $27.7M Construction Loan for Summertown Apartments Near Boise

MERIDIAN, IDAHO — Avison Young has secured a $27.7 million loan to finance the construction of Summertown Apartments in Meridian, a suburb 12 miles west of Boise. The borrower is a joint venture between Phoenix Commercial Construction and 111 Capital. Jay Maddox and Peter Sherman of Avison Young Capital Markets Group arranged the loan, which a Los Angeles-based private lender provided. Located adjacent to the 58-acre Settler’s Park, Summertown will offer 190 units in a mix of …

Geronimo Divests of Two-Property Retail Asset in Idaho for $50.9M

TWIN FALLS, IDAHO — Geronimo has completed the sale of Canyon Park East and Canyon Park West, a two-property retail asset located in Twin Falls. Wood Investments Cos. acquired the asset for $50.9 million. Located at 2068 Bridgeview Blvd. and 1945 Fillmore St., the properties were 100 percent leased at the time of sale. Current tenants include Ross Dress for Less, Ulta Beauty, Bed Bath & Beyond, Petco, Dick’s Sporting Goods, HomeGoods, TJ Maxx, Best Buy, Michaels, Sportsman’s …

Watchman Properties Purchases 555-Unit Self-Storage Facility in Metro Boise

NAMPA, IDAHO — Watchman Properties has acquired The Storage Co., a self-storage asset located in Nampa, approximately 20 miles west of Boise. A local family sold the property for an undisclosed price. Totaling 95,962 square feet, the self-storage facility features 555 rentable spaces, 408 drive-up, enclosed storage units and 147 outdoor parking spaces. The property also includes 4.5 acres of undeveloped land. Originally developed in 1957 for agricultural use, the asset was converted to …

Blueprint Negotiates Sale of 119-Bed Skilled Nursing Facility in Idaho

REXBURG, IDAHO — Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors has brokered the sale of Rexburg Care Center, a 119-bed skilled nursing facility in Rexburg, approximately 50 miles west of the Wyoming border. A publicly traded REIT and its operating partner sought to reduce their footprint in the state. The Ensign Group acquired the property for an undisclosed price. Rexburg Care Center is a 5-Star CMS rated facility situated adjacent to Brigham Young University-Idaho and less than 1.5 miles …

Opus Group Starts Construction of 285,000 SF Mixed-Use Development in Boise

BOISE — The Opus Group has started construction of a mixed-use project in downtown Boise. River Caddis Development and Standard Capital, a division of Standard Cos., are developing the project. Slated for completion in summer 2021, the eight-story, 285,000-square-foot project will feature 173 apartments in a mix of micro, one- and two-bedroom floor plans, as well as 3,000 square feet of street-level retail space. The second, third and fourth floors will primarily serve as parking with 400 …

Amazon to Open First Fulfillment Center in Idaho, Creating More Than 1,000 Full-Time Jobs

NAMPA, IDAHO — Amazon has announced plans to open its first fulfillment center in Idaho, creating more than 1,000 full-time jobs. Located in Nampa, the 650,000-square-foot facility is slated to open in 2020. The fulfillment center is being developed in partnership with Pannotoni Development Co. Inc. Amazon plans to utilize the center to fulfill customer orders such as books, electronics and

TYG Commercial Real Estate Brokers Sale of 73-Unit Sand Creek Apartments in Idaho

IDAHO FALLS, IDAHO — TYG Commercial Real Estate has negotiated the sale of Sand Creek Apartments, a 73-unit multifamily community located in Idaho Falls. A private investor sold the property to a Utah-based multifamily investor for an undisclosed price. Located at 1250 Ashment Ave., Sand Creek Apartments features 32 one-bedroom units, 17 two-bedroom apartments and 24 three-bedroom units. The property was built in 1978 and renovated in 2004. Richard Bird and Mathew Bird of TYG Commercial …

Marcus & Millichap Brokers Sale of 166-Unit Self-Storage Facility Near Boise

KUNA, IDAHO — Marcus & Millichap’s LeClaire Group has arranged the sale of Kuna Self Storage, a self-storage facility in Kuna, a suburb of Boise. Messmer Properties sold the asset to an undisclosed buyer. The acquisition price was not released. Kuna Self Storage features 166 non-climate-controlled units, 15 rentable outdoor parking spaces, a fully fenced storage area and an on-site manager’s office. Jordan Farrer of Marcus & Millichap’s Salt Lake City office and Adam …

Newmark Realty Capital Arranges $22M in Development Financing for Residential Tower in Northern Idaho

COEUR D’ALENE, IDAHO — San Francisco-based Newmark Realty Capital (NRC) has arranged $22 million in development and construction financing for One Lakeside Center, a 15-story residential tower on the north shore of Lake Coeur d’Alene in Northern Idaho. Demetri Koston of NRC’s Spokane, Wash., office arranged the financing for the undisclosed borrower through a New York-based national bank lender. Situated one block from the water’s edge in Coeur d’Alene, One Lakeside Center …

KeyBank Arranges $27M Financing for Affordable Housing Complex in Idaho

HAILEY, IDAHO — KeyBank Community Development Lending and Investment (CDLI), along with KeyBank Real Estate Capital (KBREC), has secured $27 million to refinance and renovate Balmoral Apartments. The property is located in Hailey, a small city in central Idaho approximately 125 miles east of Boise. The financing included $10.1 million provided by CDLI, as well as $17.3 million from Freddie Mac arranged by KBREC’s commercial mortgage group. Completed in 2002, the property is a 192-unit, …

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