FARMERS BRANCH, TEXAS — KeyCity Capital has acquired Villa Gardens, a 142-unit complex in the northern Dallas suburb of Farmers Branch, from Catalyst Equity. According to Apartments.com, Villa Gardens was built in 1969 and offers studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments. KeyCity Capital assumed a five-year, four percent fixed-rate Fannie Mac loan, and plans to renovate units as they turn over. Greysteel’s Doug Banerjee, Jack Stone, Andrew Mueller and Sterling Warren arranged the transaction on behalf of the buyer and seller.
LOS ANGELES — IPA has arranged the sale of Haven Warner Center, a 205-unit community in the Warner Center master-planned neighborhood in Los Angeles. The property sold for $54 million. IPA’s Gregory Harris represented the seller, a private multifamily investment firm, and procured the buyer, LA Apartments. Haven Warner Center was built in 1985 and includes a mix of 50 studios, 80 one-bedroom units and 75 two-bedroom apartments. Renovated units have stainless-steel appliances, vinyl plank flooring and upgraded plumbing and electrical fixtures. Amenities include a swimming pool and spa, a …
Bonaventure Acquires Three Properties in Virginia and Florida
ALEXANDRIA, VA. — Alexandria-based Bonaventure has acquired three properties in Virginia and Florida through an affiliated private REIT. Bonaventure purchased each property in a separate UPREIT transaction. Built in 2011, Cedar Broad Apartments comprises 204 units across four stories in Richmond, Virginia. Constructed in 2015, East Beach Marina Apartments is a 137-unit waterfront community in Norfolk, Virginia. Shadetree Apartments was built in 2009 and is a 260-unit garden-style property in Ruskin, Florida, which is a southern suburb of Tampa, Florida. The sellers of the assets were not disclosed.
DiversyFund Purchases The Independent in Sand City, California for $20 Million
SAND CITY, CALIF. — San Diego-based DiversyFund has purchased The Independent in Sand City, which is just outside of Monterey, California, from an undisclosed seller. Cushman & Wakefield’s Northern California Multifamily Advisory Group brokered the $20 million deal. The Independent was built in 2008 and renovated in 2014 to convert office space on the second floor into additional apartments. The property now offers 61 units and 11,000 square feet of vacant commercial space. Amenities include a courtyard, garage parking and carports.
SAN ANTONIO — The Bascom Group has sold The Redland in the North Central area of San Antonio to Ilan Investments. Newmark brokered the sale, with Patton Jones, Matt Michelson and Andrew Dickson representing the seller. The Redland was built in 2007 and includes 276 units in one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans that average 1,004 square feet. Amenities include a clubhouse, a fitness center, resort-style pool and two dog parks. The Redland was 93 percent occupied at the time of sale. Houston-based Ilan Investments has been focused on a …
KIRKLAND, WASH. — Waterton has acquired 128 on State, a 123-unit property in Kirkland, about 11 miles northeast of Seattle. Prometheus Real Estate Group was the seller. According to King County public records, 128 on State traded for $63.5 million. Waterton plans to renovate the property. Unit upgrades will include new tile backsplashes and refinished cabinetry, new carpeting and tile, quartz countertops and updated lighting and plumbing fixtures. Common areas will be upgraded with new furniture, and a yoga studio will be added to the fitness center.
Olympus Property Acquires Angelene Apartments in West Hollywood
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CALIF. — Fort Worth, Texas-based Olympus Property has acquired Angelene Apartments, a 179-unit, mixed-use community in West Hollywood, California. Berkadia brokered the transaction. Derrek Ostrzyzek, Tom Moran, Rachel Parsons and Mike Murphy represented the undisclosed institutional seller. Tucker Knight arranged acquisition financing through Freddie Mac on behalf of Olympus Property. Angelene Apartments was built in 2016 and offers studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans. The property is anchored by 33,500 square feet of ground-floor retail, which is currently occupied by Sprouts Farmers Market.
Centerspace Sells Nine Properties in Minnesota and Nebraska for $144.3 million
MINOT, N.D. — Minot-based developer Centerspace (NYSE: CSR) has sold nine properties in Minnesota and Nebraska to an undisclosed buyer for a total $144.3 million. The transaction included four communities (692 units) in St. Cloud, Minnesota, two communities (498 units) in the Omaha-Lincoln market in Nebraska and three communities (377 units) in the Minneapolis-St. Paul market. CBRE brokered the sale of the Minnesota communities, while MMG Real Estate Advisors brokered the sale of the communities in Nebraska.
AUSTIN, TEXAS — An affiliate of Treeline Real Estate Partners has sold Henley Riverside, a 368-unit property in Austin, to an undisclosed buyer. Newmark Vice Chairman Patton Jones and Managing Director Andrew Dickson represented Treeline Real Estate Partners in the transaction. Henley Riverside rises four stories in Austin’s East Riverside area and offers one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans. The property was 92 percent occupied at the time of sale
DALLAS, ARLINGTON AND GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS — NeuRock Capital has sold a three-property, 782-unit portfolio in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area. Wesley Racht, Nick Fluellen and Bard Hoover of Marcus & Millichap’s Dallas office represented NeuRock Capital and procured the undisclosed buyers. The portfolio comprises Mercer Park, a 248-unit community in Arlington; Timber Oaks, a 264-unit affordable housing asset in Grand Prairie; and Plum Meadow, a 270-unit market-rate property in the Redbird neighborhood of Dallas.