Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Margo Steahly Joins Capital Square 1031 as National Sales Director

Margo Steahly

RICHMOND, Va. (Feb. 27, 2018) – Capital Square 1031, a leading real estate investment and management firm specializing in Delaware statutory trust investments, announced today that Margo Steahly, a 20-year veteran of the financial services industry, has joined the firm as National Sales Director.  She will be responsible for national accounts and East Coast sales of 1031 DST programs sponsored by Capital Square 1031.

“Margo is a respected, seasoned financial services professional,” said Louis Rogers, founder and chief executive officer of Capital Square 1031. “We are very pleased to add her to the Capital Square 1031 team.

Louis Rogers
"With more than 20 years of experience ranging from wealth management to sales of DSTs and other private placement products, she is well-positioned to serve the growing number of broker-dealers and financial advisors who sell DST investments.”

Prior to her tenure at Capital Square, Steahly spent approximately five years as director of internal sales for Sandlapper Capital Investments, LLC. Previously, she served as director of tenant-in-common sales at Dallas-based ORIX USA, where she assisted in the development of the company’s scalable business platform.

 The platform aimed to incorporate a web-based due diligence information distribution system; a turn-key application and closing process for investors; and a server secured contact management database.

Steahly regularly participates in panel discussions at industry events, and previously was a member of ADISA’s legislative & regulatory committee, where she assisted with Congressional advocacy.

Steahly graduated from DePaul University in Chicago with a bachelor’s degree in business administration. She holds FINRA Series 7 and Series 66 licenses.
Margo Steahly is a Registered Representative of WealthForge Securities, LLC.  View her profile on FINRA BrokerCheck https://brokercheck.finra.org/.

For more information, please  contact:

Julie Leber      
Spotlight Marketing Communications  
949.427.5172, ext. 703  

NAIOP South Florida to Honor Terry Stiles at Awards of Excellence

Terry Stiles

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla(Feb. 27, 2018) – During its Awards of Excellence banquet on March 15, NAIOP South Florida will pay tribute to commercial real estate giant Terry Stiles for his unparalleled contributions to South Florida’s business community.

Through more than four decades of leadership, Stiles led the transformation of downtown Fort Lauderdale and helped position Broward County as one of the most desirable locations for business, culture and living.  

In recognition of Stiles’ pivotal work and a lifetime of achievements, the South Florida chapter of NAIOP, a Commercial Real Estate Development Organization, has donated to Nova Southeastern University’s campaign to create the Terry Stiles School of Real Estate Development, a master’s degree program at NSU’s H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship. Funds from this campaign also will allow worthy students to complete their studies by providing scholarships in Terry’s name.

“Look anywhere in Fort Lauderdale and you’ll see the legacy that Terry left behind,” said NAIOP South Florida Executive Director Jules Morgan. “He shaped the very foundation of South Florida as it stands today through iconic developments in all areas of the region.

Jules Morgan

“Terry was and continues to be an inspiration to all those who knew him. He was dedicated to not only creating a thriving region of economic prosperity, but also to supporting industry professionals and organizations such as NAIOP.

“While we have been fortunate enough to recognize Terry in the past for his momentous accomplishments and transformational endeavors, today marks our most important recognition of all - a celebration of the life and legacy of a man who believed anything was possible.”

Stiles was a member of NAIOP South Florida for more than 35 years and served as the chapter’s president from 1982 to 1984 and as national chairman in 1998, leading the executive committee and spearheading development initiatives that benefitted chapters across the country. For his efforts, he was awarded the illustrious NAIOP Lifetime Achievement Award in 2000.
Ritz Carlton Hotel, Fort Lauderdale, FL
The 2018 Awards of Excellence ceremony and dinner will take place on Thursday, March 15 from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at The Ritz Carlton, located at 1 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale. 

The Awards of Excellence recognize the individuals and organizations whose achievements have contributed to the local commercial real estate industry, benefitted the regional business environment and facilitated economic growth in South Florida.

Tickets are $195 for NAIOP members and $245 for non-members. Sponsorship opportunities are also available. To register to attend, visit www.naiopsfl.org/events. For more information, visit www.naiopsfl.org, email naiop.info@naiopsfl.org or call 954-990-5116.

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 more information, please contact:

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

HFF announces financing for 171-unit apartments in Nashville, TN

Cortney Cole

HOUSTON, TX –– Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P. (HFF) announces financing for West 46th Apartments, a 171-unit, podium-style apartment community in Nashville’s Sylvan Park neighborhood.

The HFF team worked exclusively on behalf of the borrower, Venterra Realty, to place the 10-year, fixed-rate loan with interest-only payments throughout the entire term.  Loan proceeds were used to acquire the property.

West 46th Apartments is located at 4510 Charlotte Avenue just south of Interstate 40.  The centrally located property is walking distance to iconic Sylvan Park bars and eateries just west of downtown. 

Completed in 2016, units feature boutique studio, one- and two-bedroom floor plans with nine-foot ceilings, plank flooring, designer lighting packages, granite countertops, in-unit washers and dryers and private balconies. 

Chip Sykes

Common area features include a bike share program, 24-hour fitness room, two community courtyards with grills and pet-friendly spaces, two lounges with flat screen TVs for social gatherings, and access to nearby parks and running trails.

The HFF debt placement team representing Venterra included managing directors Cortney Cole and Chip Sykes.

Venterra Realty (Venterra) specializes in the identification, finance, acquisition and management of multifamily residential communities in the southern United States.

  Venterra currently manages a portfolio of approximately 15,000 multifamily units totaling more than $1.6 billion in value.  The organization has completed in excess of $4 billion of real estate transactions.  Venterra is headquartered in Toronto and Houston; and employs more than 550 people

For more information, please contact:  

HFF Director, Public Relations
(617) 338-0990

HFF hires Robbie McEwan as a senior director in its Orlando, FL office

Robbie McEwan

ORLANDO, FL –– Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P. (HFF) announced today that Robbie McEwan has joined the firm as a senior director focused on office and industrial investment sales in its Orlando office.

Mr. McEwan has more than 10 years of commercial real estate experience and joins HFF from Marcus & Millichap, where he was an associate director in the National Office and Industrial Property Group. 

Brad Peterson
 He began his commercial real estate career at Realty Capital Commercial and since then has closed more than $350 million in commercial real estate transactions.  Mr. McEwan has a Master of Business Administration degree from Rollins College and a Bachelor of Science in Journalism and Communications from University of Florida. 

 He is a Certified Commercial Investment Member and is the president of the CCIM Central Florida District.  Additionally, he is an active member of NAIOP, the University of Florida Friends and Alumni of Real Estate, and the Crummer Graduate School of Business Alumni Association.

“HFF is pleased to expand our client offerings to now include a dedicated industrial and office specialist such as Robbie,” said Brad Peterson, senior managing director and co-head of HFF’s Orlando office.  “Robbie has a tremendous work ethic and drive along with extensive experience in the office and industrial space in Central Florida.”

For more information, please contact:

HFF Director, Public Relations
(617) 338-0990