CBRE Brokers $111M Sale of Suburban Office Park in Tampa
TAMPA, FLA. — CBRE has arranged the $111 million sale of a portfolio of five Class A office properties within Highland Oaks office park in Tampa. The properties total 575,852 square feet and include Highland Oaks I, Highland Oaks II, Highland Oaks III, Highland Oaks IV and Highland Oaks V. Located off of I-75 one exit south of the I-4 interchange, Highland Oaks comprises eight office buildings totaling 1 million square feet and a 150-room Hilton Garden Inn hotel. The other three office properties in Highland Oaks are owned by J.P. Morgan Chase. Originally developed by Duke Realty between 1999 and 2008, the portfolio was 96 percent leased at the time of sale to 46 tenants, including Cognizant, McDonald’s, Mosaic, ConAgra, J.M. Smucker Co., First American Title and John Deere. Dale Peterson, Christian Lee, Amy Julian, Charles Foschini, Jose Lobon and Chris Apone of CBRE represented the undisclosed seller in the transaction. The buyer was undisclosed, but industry sources are saying Prudential Real Estate Investors acquired the portfolio.