Hyde Park (Chicago), Illinois
|MJ Partners Capital Services Group secured a $14,110,000 equity investment from Canyon-Johnson Urban Fund for the development of phase I of the Harper Court mixed-use development adjacent to the campus of the University of Chicago. The $107 million development will consist of a 150,000 sq. ft. office tower leased to the University of Chicago and 75,490 sq. ft. of retail space.
BABCOCK & BROWN
Self Storage Portfolio
|MJ Partners Self Storage Group represented Babcock and Brown and four lenders - Bank of America, PNC Bank, BMO Harris Bank, and Emigrant Realty Finance, in the sale of six self storage properties consisting of 517,000 rentable square feet and 5,500 units. Properties located in Montclair, California; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Wayne, New Jersey; Randolph, Massachusetts; Pompano Beach and Hialeah, Florida.
Extended Stay Hotels
|MJ Partners was retained by GEM Realty Capital, LLC to sell the membership interests in 27 Value Place extended stay hotels. The collateral consisted of newly and partially constructed hotel properties in Texas, Missouri, Kansas, North Carolina, Mississippi, Ohio, Louisiana, Maryland and Iowa.
PORTFOLIO ANALYSIS & DISPOSITION
26 NET-LEASED ASSETS
BMO Capital Markets Corp. Various Locations
|MJ Partners consulted with BMO Capital Markets Corp. and KeyBank on a valuation and disposition strategy for 26 net-leased properties throughought the United States. The assets were leased to national tenants Lone Star Steakhouse, Joe's Crab Shack, Pizza Hut, Perkin's Restaurant & Bakery, Santa Fe Cattle Co., and Peoples Bank.
THE CLARK ADAMS
105 W Adams St.
|The Clark Adams is a 41-story 455,733 square foot multi-tenant office building located in the Central Loop sub-market of downtown Chicago. The property was 88.5% occupied at the time of the sale and is leased to quality long term tenants such as Northwestern University, Club Quarters hotel and the University of Chicago. The building opened in 1927 andt remains a distinctive architectural jewel in Chicago's skyline.
SENIOR DEBT PLACEMENT
First Industrial Realty Trust
|MJ Partners Capital Services Group was retained by First Industrial Realty Trust to secure senior debt for nine net-leased industrial buildings in Illinois, Missouri, Virginia and Wisconsin. The portfolio totaled 2,278,013 square feet leased to national tenants such as Rust-Oleum, Quad Graphics, and Red Bull. Our capital services group was able to secure a 10-year first mortgage from a domestic life insurance company.
SENIOR DEBT PLACEMENT
W.P. Carey & Co.
|MJ Partners Capital Services Group was retained by W.P. Carey & Co. to secure senior debt for two net-leased industrial buildings in Glendale Heights and Hoffman Estates, Illinois. The portfolio totaled 312,376 square feet leased to international national tenants such as Mori Seiki and Kronos Foods. Our capital services group was able to secure a 10-year first mortgage from a domestic life insurance company.
ONE HAWTHORN PLACE
Transwestern Investment Co.
175 E. Hawthorn Parkway
Vernon Hills, Illinois
|One Hawthorn Place is a 4-story 84,592 square foot Class A multi-tenant office building located in the North Suburban sub-market of Chicago. The property was 70% occupied at the time of the sale and was leased to healthcare, real estate, technology, consulting and graphic design firms. Built in 1986 and designed by renowned architect Helmut Jahn, the building remains one of the most architecturally distinctive assets in Lake County, Illinois.