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$100M Academic, Housing Complex Opens at University of Illinois Chicago Campus

CHICAGO — A $100 million academic building and residence hall has opened at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) known as the Academic and Residential Complex. The property is home to a two-story, 54,000-square-foot academic building as well as a 10-story residence hall featuring 548 beds. The complex features 16,000 square feet of shared spaces, including study lounges on each floor, a fitness center, laundry facility and 10th-floor sky lounge. A 1,600-square-foot retail area includes …

NewQuest Properties Breaks Ground on 143-Acre Entertainment Retail Project in Waco

WACO, TEXAS — Houston-based NewQuest Properties has broken ground on Cottonwood Creek Market, a 143-acre entertainment retail project in Waco. Located at the intersection of Interstate 35 and Loop 340, the development will span 285,000 square feet. A 14-screen Cinemark theater will anchor the project, and NewQuest is in talks to add a bowling and family dining concept, as well as a national retailer in golf entertainment. The opening is scheduled for spring

Keeler Markwood to Develop Medical Office Building in White Plains, New York

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Locally based developer Keeler Markwood Group will build a new medical office building in downtown White Plains, about 25 miles north of Manhattan. The building will be situated in close proximity to White Plains Hospital and its future outpatient care facility. JLL will handle leasing of the property, which is expected to be complete in 2023. A groundbreaking date has not yet been

Highridge Costa to Break Ground on Multifamily Phase of Kulana Hale Project in Hawaii

KAPOLEI, HAWAII — Highridge Costa will hold a groundbreaking ceremony on Aug. 28 for the second phase of the $130 million Kulana Hale mixed-use affordable seniors housing and multifamily apartment project located at 1020 Wakea St. in Kapolei. Kulane Hale Phase II will feature a 13-story tower with 2,300 square feet of ground-floor retail space and 143 affordable apartments for low-income families. The second-phase tower will be built over a two-level concrete podium structure that will …

Conor Commercial Begins Development of 150,000 SF Spec Industrial Building in Prospect Heights, Illinois

PROSPECT HEIGHTS, ILL. — Conor Commercial Real Estate has begun development of Executive Commerce Center in Prospect Heights. The 150,000-square-foot speculative industrial building will sit on 10 acres and feature a 32-foot clear height, 25 truck docks, two drive-in doors and parking for 165 cars. Completion is slated for the end of this year. McShane Construction Co. is the general contractor and Ware Malcomb is the architect. Denise Chaimovitz and Sean Sloan of Paine Wetzel are marketing …

Realty Capital, Staubach Break Ground on 138,000 SF Office Project in Metro Dallas

FLOWER MOUND, TEXAS — A partnership between Irving-based Realty Capital and Dallas-based Staubach Capital has broken ground on Lakeside International Office Center, a 138,000-square-foot office project in the northern metroplex city of Flower Mound. The project will consist of a 120,000-square-foot building and an 18,000-square-foot building with amenities such as a tenant lounge, coffee bar and a trail system connecting to the nearby Shops at Lakeside. IntelliCentrics, a healthcare …

I|C Construction to Break Ground on 800-Unit Self-Storage Facility in Wisconsin

PLEASANT PRAIRIE, WIS. — I|C Construction is set to break ground on an 800-unit, 127,156-square-foot self-storage facility in Pleasant Prairie. Bruno and Lori Hanney purchased the 5.4-acre site at 9001 Wilmot Road for the development of the project. Upon completion, Extra Space Storage Inc. will manage the property. The facility will offer drive-in access, climate-controlled units, surveillance cameras, access codes and LED lighting. In.studio Architecture designed the project, which is …

PCD Capital, Saber Real Estate to Develop 421-Unit Apartment Project in New Jersey

BOGOTA, N.J. — A subsidiary of New Jersey-based PCD Capital LLC and New York-based Saber Real Estate Advisors LLC will develop a 421-unit multifamily project in Bogota, located across the Hudson River from Harlem. The property will be situated on 13 acres and feature an 8,000-square-foot clubhouse with a fitness center and media room, as well as outdoor amenities such as a pool, dog park and outdoor grilling area. The building will also house 8,000 square feet of retail space. M&T Bank …

i3 Interests Breaks Ground on 24-Acre Mixed-Use Project in Metro Houston

CYPRESS, TEXAS — i3 Interests, an investment and development firm active in Louisiana, Texas and Florida, has broken ground on Telge Crossing, a mixed-use project that will be situated on 24 acres in the Houston suburb of Cypress. Project plans currently call for 15,000 square feet of retail space, 12,000 square feet of medical office space, several pad sites and a 303-unit apartment community. EDGE Realty is marketing the retail component of the project for lease, and Transwestern has been …

Core5 Begins Development of 1 MSF Spec Industrial Building Near Indianapolis

MONROVIA, IND. — Core5 Industrial Partners has begun development of a 1 million-square-foot industrial building within the Hendricks Gateway Park in Monrovia, about 25 miles southwest of Indianapolis. The building will be the first speculative industrial building in the market with a clear height of 40 feet. It is slated for completion in the second quarter of 2020. The development will offer parking for 663 cars and 251 trailers. Andrew Morris and Jeremy Woods of CBRE represented Core5 in …

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