Friday, February 10, 2017

NAIOP South Florida Welcomes More Than 160 Attendees for Economic Outlook 2017

 Gunster Board of Directors Chairman
and former U.S. Senator George LeMieux
 and NAIOP South Florida
 Executive Director Jules Morgan

 FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – NAIOP South Florida, a Commercial RealEstate Development Organization, welcomed more than 160 members and guests to its annual Economic Outlook seminar, which explored how the Trump administration’s political and economic initiatives will affect Americans in 2017.

Moderated by Butters Realty & Management Senior Vice President Darcie Lunsford, the Economic Outlook panel consisted of Gunster Board of Directors Chairman and former U.S. Senator George LeMieux, The Washington Economics Group, Inc. Founder and Principal J. Antonio Villamil and Wells Fargo Securities Managing Director and Senior Economist Mark Vitner.

The panelists covered the regional, national and international effects of the new administration’s role in a spectrum of topics including trade, employment, immigration, regulation and taxes, healthcare, foreign relations and more.

Mark Vitner

“This was undoubtedly one of our best Economic Outlook seminars to-date,” said NAIOP South Florida Executive Director Jules Morgan. “With no shortage of topics to cover, we heard from a very engaging panel about what we can expect from the Trump administration’s new policies.

“Attendees were left with a great deal to think about given the discussed ramifications of cutbacks on Obamacare, tax hikes on Mexican imports, the border wall, strained international relations, the axing of TPP, renegotiations for NAFTA, tensions regarding the South China Sea and more.”

NAIOP is a commercial real estate development organization. It provides strong advocacy, education and business networking opportunities and connects its members through a powerful North American network.

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

Contact: 954-776-1999
Pierson Grant Public Relations
Lexi Robinson, ext. 255

HFF arranges financing for Hanover Post Oak near Houston Galleria

Hanover Post Oak Apartments, Houston, TX

 HOUSTON, TX –– Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P. (HFF) announced it has arranged fixed-rate financing for Hanover Post Oak, a 355-unit, Class A, high-rise multi-housing tower near the Houston Galleria in Houston, Texas.

HFF worked exclusively on behalf of the borrower, The Hanover Company (Hanover), to secure the 10-year, fixed-rate loan through an agency lender.

Cortney Cole

Hanover Post Oak was completed in December 2014 and has 30 floors encompassing a mix of one- , two- and three-bedroom floor plans averaging 1,060 square feet. 

The 355 luxury units feature 10-foot ceilings, hardwood flooring, floor-to-ceiling windows, walk-in closets, open-concept gourmet kitchens, granite and quartz countertops and sweeping views of Houston’s Uptown and CBD skylines. 

Common area amenities include a resort-style pool with private cabanas, 24-hour Technogym fitness club, private screening room, fully-equipped catering kitchen, pet washing station, business center, 24-hour concierge, valet dry cleaning and valet parking services.

Scott Galloway
 Additionally, the property has been awarded National Green Building Standard™ bronze-level certification due to the incorporation of 100 percent renewable power sources, car charging stations, compact fluorescent lighting, energy-efficient windows, ENERGY STAR®-rated appliances, high-efficiency heating and cooling systems, on-site recycling and water-conserving bathroom fixtures.

 Hanover Post Oak is ideally situated in the heart of Houston’s Uptown/Galleria district at 1750 Sky Lark Lane providing residents direct access to the adjacent Whole Foods and upscale retail and dining options at BLVD Place.

 The HFF debt placement team representing Hanover was led by managing director Cortney Cole, executive managing director Scott Galloway and real estate analyst Dustin Selzer.

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

Olivia Hennessey
Public Relations Coordinator
HFF | 9 Greenway Plaza Suite 700 | Houston, Texas 77046
tel 713.852.3403 | fax 713.527.8725 |