Friday, September 22, 2017

American Realty Advisors Expands Sales and Investor Relations Team; Adds New Senior Vice President/Client Portfolio Manager

James Mitchell
 LOS ANGELES, CA – American Realty Advisors (“ARA”) has announced the expansion of its sales and investor relations team with the addition of James Mitchell as its new Senior Vice-President/Client Portfolio Manager. Mr. Mitchell will be based in ARA’s Chicago office.

In this role, Mr. Mitchell will be responsible for leading the firm’s sales and client service efforts nationwide for ARA’s Taft-Hartley relationships through the firm’s commingled funds and separate accounts.

Mr. Mitchell brings to ARA nearly 30 years of experience working with jointly-trusteed funds nationwide.  Most recently, he was National Director of Asset Management Relationship Development for BMO Asset Management, focusing on customized asset management, trust and custody, and banking needs of the labor community.

 Prior to joining BMO, Jim worked at Northern Trust as a National Director of the Taft-Hartley Investment Client Solutions Group.  Previously, he also served as Executive Director of the Inter-Local Pension Fund/Graphic Communication Conference of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, the Automobile Mechanics Local 701 as the Controller, and at Thomas Harvey, LLP. 

Jay Butterfield
Jay Butterfield, ARA’s Executive Managing Director and Head of Business Development, commented, “We are thrilled to have Jimmy join our professional team and to add his considerable skills and experience to continue ARA’s long-standing commitment to serve the Taft-Hartley community. 

"We are dedicated to helping plan sponsors meet their obligations in securing the future for their plan participants and beneficiaries, and Jimmy will be a strong addition to accomplish these goals.”

Mr. Mitchell graduated from Dominican University with a degree in Business Administration and Accounting.  He is a member of the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans, Illinois CPA Society, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and Purple Hearts Foundation.

 For more information on this press release, please contact:

Miki Akil / Lexi Astfalk for American Realty Advisors
Brower, Miller & Cole

EagleBridge Capital Arranges $9 Million Mortgage for Boston Verizon Facility

Verizon Facility, 173 Boston Street, Boston, MA

Ted M. Sidel
Boston, MA --  EagleBridge Capital, working exclusively on behalf of its client, has arranged permanent mortgage financing in the amount of $9,000,000 for the Verizon facility located at 173 Boston Street, Boston, Massachusetts. 

The mortgage financing was arranged by EagleBridge principals Ted. M. Sidel and Brian D. Sheehan who stated that the loan was provided by a leading financial institution.

The facility is net leased to Verizon New England which has been a tenant at 173 Boston Street for more than 45 years.  The complex serves as an important hub for Verizon within the City of Boston. Its location offers convenient road access to the City’s neighborhoods and downtown area.

Brian D. Sheehan
Verizon occupies a mix of office and service space including a carport and a warehouse/service building with multiple drive-in doors.  

The buildings total 57,600 square feet including 20,000 square feet of office space.  The 3.88 acre secure site offers ample parking for Verizon’s fleet of service vans and cherry pickers used to service, repair, and install telephone and internet service throughout the City of Boston.

 EagleBridge Capital is a Boston-based mortgage banking firm specializing in arranging  debt and equity financing as well as joint ventures for industrial, office, and r & d buildings,  shopping centers, apartments, hotels, condominiums and mixed use properties as well as special purpose buildings.

 For more information on this press release, please contact:

Ted Sidel
(617) 292 7177
Ext 100


Stanley J. Sidel
Senior Advisor
EagleBridge Capital
33 Broad Street
Boston, MA 02109
Tel: 617-292-7177 Ext. 300