JOINT VENTURE ACQUIRES THE WATERFRONT CENTER FOR $81.3M
PITTSBURGH — A joint venture between BIG Shopping Centers USA and M&J Wilkow has purchased The Waterfront, a 764,691-square-foot retail center in Pittsburgh. HFF arranged a 10-year, $81.3 million acquisition loan for the buyers through Ladder Capital. The Waterfront is located at 100-146 W. Bridge St., near the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and Carnegie Mellon University. The property, which is a redevelopment of a steel mill, is 89 percent occupied. Tenants include Best Buy, Michaels, Petco and T.J. Maxx. John Pelusi and Gerard Sanosti led the HFF team that represented the seller.