Friday, August 2, 2013

Marcus & Millichap Promotes Six South-Based Agents Based to Vice President Investments

Gene A. Berman
CALABASAS, CA– Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services, the nation’s largest real estate investment services firm, has promoted six agents based in the South to vice president investments.

Robert K.
This designation exemplifies superior performance achieved by an associate during his or her sales career at Marcus & Millichap and in the investment real estate brokerage profession, according to Gene Berman, executive vice president and managing director.

Kevin I. Morris
Joseph P.

Ronald S.

  The agents, their office locations and specialties are

  • ·Robert K. Pfeiffer, Atlanta, Retail/Net-Leased
  • Kevin I. Morris, Fort Lauderdale, Multifamily
  • Joseph P. Thomas, Fort Lauderdale, Multifamily
  • Ronald S. Issenberg, Miami, Retail
  • Arthur D. Porosoff, Miami, Multifamily
  • Alex Blagojevich, Tampa, Multifamily

Arthur D.

Before being promoted, all of the agents above held the title associate vice president investments.

            “With this promotion, these commercial real estate investment specialists have earned a prestigious designation within the firm and solidified their reputations as knowledgeable and successful investment professionals,” says Berman.

 “Their focus on providing superior client services has earned them a high degree of loyalty and respect from investors as well as from their peers.”

 For a complete copy of the company’s news release, please contact:

Gina Relva
Public Relations Manager
(925) 953-1716

The Henin Group names Elizabeth Henin President of Henin Realty

Elizabeth Henin
Winter Park, Fla.  – The Henin Group, with headquarters located in Winter Park and a luxury community in DeBary, has named Elizabeth Henin, president of its Henin Realty division.

Jerome Henin, principal at The Henin Group, said Elizabeth Henin has more than 10 years of experience in real estate brokerage sales and management.

Most recently she was the senior director of resale operations and brokerage services for Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp., representing luxury brands including The Ritz-Carlton Club and Grand Residences by Marriott.

Jerome Henin
Henin said she plans to expand the realty company, now located on Lee Road in Winter Park.

The Henin Group also has offices in Miami and Paris.

For a complete copy of the company’s news release, please contact:

Larry Vershel or Beth Payan, Larry Vershel Communications, 407-644-4142   

McCraney Property Co. Completes 150,000-SF Dade Paper Central Florida Distribution Center –On Time and On Budget

Dade Paper Co.'s Central Florida Distribution Center
 John Young Business Park, Orlando, FL

Steven McCraney
ORLANDO, FL and WEST PALM BEACH, FL  (Aug. 2, 2013) – McCraney Property Company (MPC), an integrated developer and manager of commercial/industrial flex and warehouse distribution properties located throughout Florida, has completed construction on Dade Paper Company’s new 150,000 square-foot state-of-the- art Central Florida distribution center and offices in its 25-acre John Young Business Park.  The new facility is fully operational.

 The Dade Paper project is the first of three Orlando Central Park industrial buildings the MPC has committed to develop in its John Young Business Park joint venture with Clarion Partners, a large national investor and manager of commercial real estate.

David Hulme

“We’re excited about the Central Florida market and are committed to further development projects and land acquisitions,” said Steven McCraney, CCIM, SIOR, president and CEO of McCraney Property Company.

 Construction of spec industrial buildings containing 100,598 square feet in building II and 142,638 square feet in building III will commence this month with an expected completion in Q1 of 2014.

 MPC recently opened its new Orlando office, located at 7101 Presidents Drive, Ste. 105, Orlando, Florida 32809.  It is headed up by commercial real estate development veteran David Hulme, MPC’s new managing director – Central Florida.  For more information on leasing opportunities, call (407)852-0701.
For a complete copy of the company’s news release, please contact:

Don Silver
Chief Operations Officer
Boardroom Communications
(954) 370-8999
(954) 629-7523 Cell
(954) 370-8892 Fax

Stan Johnson Co. Completes Sale of 2 Million-SF Industrial Portfolio in Columbus, OH for $24.1 Million

Fisher Industrial Park, Columbus, OH

Jackie Baker
SANTA MONICA, CA (Aug.  2, 2013) – Stan Johnson Company recently closed a $24,100,000 sale of a two million-square-foot industrial portfolio located on 80 acres in Columbus, Ohio. The portfolio included 1.1 million square feet at Southfield Park and 800,000 square feet at Fisher Industrial Park in Columbus.

Jackie Baker and Lindsey Scully, of Stan Johnson Company’s Los Angeles office, represented the buyer, a California-based private investor, and the seller, MS South LLC, in the transaction. The portfolio features 10 buildings with multiple tenants.

Lindsey Scully
“We had multiple offers on these assets, and closed with an all-cash, out-of-state buyer who owns other assets in the Columbus market. The buyer could close very quickly because of his deep knowledge of the market,” said Baker.

                The properties are strategically located in two of the best-performing industrial submarkets in Columbus, less than 10 miles from downtown Columbus.

For a complete copy of the company’s news release, please contact:

Darcie Giacchetto
Ebeling Communications

HFF closes sale of Lincoln at River Run in suburban Chicago

Lincoln at River Run apartments, Bolingbrook, IL

CHICAGO, IL – HFF announced that it has closed the sale of Lincoln at River Run, a 374-unit, Class A, garden-style multi-housing community in Bolingbrook, Illinois.

Sean Fogarty
HFF marketed the property on behalf of the seller, Multi-Employer Property Trust (“MEPT”) and its real estate advisor, Bentall Kennedy.  Friedkin Realty Corporation purchased the property free and clear of existing debt.

Matthew Lawton
Lincoln at River Run is located at 350 Whitewater Drive on the border of Bolingbrook and Naperville approximately 30 miles southwest of downtown Chicago. 

Situated on 25.14 acres with views of the DuPage River and access to nearby parks, the property is 95 percent leased and units average 945 square feet each.  Community amenities include an outdoor resort-style swimming pool, 24-hour fitness center, clubhouse and business center.

Marty O'Connell
The HFF investment sales team representing the seller was led by managing director Sean Fogarty along with executive managing director Matthew Lawton and managing director Marty O’Connell.

For a complete copy of the company’s news release, please contact:

Kristen M. Murphy
Associate Director
HFF | One Post Office Square, Suite 3500 | Boston, MA 02109
Main: 617-338-0990 | Direct: 617-848-1572 | Cell: 617-543-4873 |