Passco Buys Multifamily Community North of Atlanta for $68.9M
DULUTH, GA. — Passco Cos. has acquired Merritt at Sugarloaf, a 424-unit apartment community in Duluth, for $68.9 million. The property is located at 2951 Satellite Blvd. N.W., roughly 30 miles north of Atlanta. Paul Berry and Shea Campbell of CBRE arranged the transaction on behalf of the seller, an affiliate of Boston-based Roseview Group. Chris Black and Caleb Marten of KeyBank Real Estate Capital arranged acquisition financing for the asset on behalf of Passco. Constructed in 1999, Merritt at Sugarloaf includes a mix of one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans. Community amenities include a cyber café, recently expanded fitness center and yoga room, two swimming pools, tennis courts, a playground, outdoor grills, picnic areas, fire pit and a lake. In addition, the property is located roughly four miles from Infinite Energy Center and one mile from Gwinnett Place Mall. The community was 95 percent occupied at the time of sale.