Cushman & Wakefield Negotiates 11,000-SF Lease for Killgore Pearlman Semanie Denius & Squires at One Orlando Centre

The Business Law Firm Will Benefit from the Class A Office Tower’s Central Location and Array of High-Quality Amenities ORLANDO, FL, August 13, 2019 – Cushman & Wakefield has negotiated a 10,919-square-foot lease for Killgore Pearlman Semanie Denius & Squires, P.A. at One Orlando Centre, a Class A office tower in downtown Orlando. The Orlando-based business law firm will be moving its practice from 2 S. Orange Ave., where it has been located for the last 17 years. Managing Director Jeff Sweeney, SIOR, and Senior Associate Kevin Hammond represented Killgore Pearlman in the lease negotiations. Jay Dixon and Tom Rich of CBRE represented the landlord, Southwest Value Partners. Killgore Pearlman has approximately 12 attorneys who specialize in a various area of law; including commercial litigation, banking law, automotive dealership law, commercial collections, corporate and business law, estate planning, probate guardianship, creditors’ rights and bankruptcy, real estate law, employment/non-compete agreements, and [...]

By |2019-08-16T17:21:30-04:00August 16th, 2019|In the News, Press Release|

Cushman & Wakefield Names Wanda Riley Managing Principal of Orlando and Jacksonville Offices

Riley, Who has Been With the Firm Since 2000, Will Also Maintain Her Role as Director of Brokerage Services & Operations for Florida TAMPA, FL, January 15, 2019 – Cushman & Wakefield has named Wanda Riley Managing Principal for its Orlando and Jacksonville offices. In this leadership role, Riley will oversee the strategic growth and business development efforts for the firm’s Central and Northeast Florida markets. She will also maintain her statewide position as Director of Brokerage Services & Operations for Cushman & Wakefield’s eight Florida offices, which she has held since 2014. With the additional responsibilities of Managing Principal, Riley will have direct oversight of nearly 100 employees and all aspects of the firm’s business in the Central and North Florida markets, including agency leasing, tenant representation, capital markets, debt and equity, asset services, valuation and advisory and project and development services. As a leader, she will focus on growth [...]

By |2019-08-16T17:11:15-04:00August 16th, 2019|In the News, Press Release|

Cushman & Wakefield Negotiates $10.6M Sale of Multifamily Development Site in Orlando’s Metro West Submarket

New-to-Market Multifamily Developer, RISE, Acquired the 19-Acre Property ORLANDO, April 19, 2019 – Cushman & Wakefield has negotiated the sale of a +/-19-acre multifamily development site in Orlando’s MetroWest master-planned community for $10.6M. The Cushman & Wakefield Land Advisory Team of Senior Director Margery Johnson and Director Andy Slowik represented the seller, Valencia Properties, in the disposition. The buyer is RISE, a Valdosta, Georgia-based multifamily developer. The acquisition marks the developer’s entrance to the Central Florida market. MetroWest is a 1,805-acre master-planned community located fewer than 10 miles southwest of downtown Orlando at MetroWest Boulevard and Kirkman Road. RISE’s plans for the site include a 442-unit luxury apartment community comprised of five four-story buildings on 17.13 acres, as well as two retail outparcels fronting Kirkman Road. “Rise plans to deliver a best-in-class multifamily project, which is long overdue for MetroWest,” said Slowik. “This transaction, along with Equinox’s Kirkman Station retail center, successfully concludes [...]

By |2019-05-17T15:51:57-04:00May 17th, 2019|In the News, Press Release|

Orlando Office Leasing Team of Todd Davis, Robert Kellogg and Colin Morrison Joins Cushman & Wakefield

The Distinguished Team Brings a Strong Reputation and Deep Roots in the Central Florida Market ORLANDO, FL, April 29, 2019 – Cushman & Wakefield is pleased to announce it has added a three-member, market-leading office services team to its Orlando office. Senior Director Todd Davis, CCIM, SIOR, Senior Director Robert Kellogg, CCIM, and Director Colin Morrison will focus on serving owners, tenants and investors throughout Central Florida’s office sector. Specializing primarily in landlord representation, the team will work closely with Cushman & Wakefield’s Capital Markets and Asset Services professionals to provide a full-service client approach. Davis, Kellogg and Morrison have worked as team for more than four years and bring 40 years of combined experience in the Orlando office market. The three brokers join Cushman & Wakefield from Colliers International, where they consistently ranked as a top-producing team and established themselves as leaders in the market. All three team members [...]

By |2019-04-30T16:29:20-04:00April 30th, 2019|In the News, Press Release|

Cushman & Wakefield Arranges $48.5M Sale of Suburban Orlando Office Building on Behalf of TA Realty

KBS Acquired Maitland Promenade One, a 230,371-Square-Foot, Class A+ Asset ORLANDO, FL, January 18, 2019 – Cushman & Wakefield has arranged the sale of Maitland Promenade One, a 230,371-square-foot, Class A+ office building in suburban Orlando, for $48.5 million. The five-story building is situated in Maitland, approximately 10 miles north of Orlando’s downtown. The Cushman & Wakefield Investment Sales Team of Executive Director Michael Lerner, Vice Chairman Mike Davis, Executive Director Rick Brugge and Director Rick Colon represented Boston-based TA Realty, a private real estate investment firm, in the disposition. KBS, one of the largest owners of Class A office space in the world, acquired the property. At 485 N. Keller Road, the building is located within Maitland Center, which is one of the largest suburban office parks in Central Florida. Maitland Promenade One is one of just eight true Class A+ assets located within the office park. The building [...]

By |2019-01-23T10:47:43-04:00January 23rd, 2019|In the News, Press Release|

Cushman & Wakefield Negotiates Sale of Former Golf Course where 1M-SF Industrial Facility will be Developed

Developers Transwestern Development Co. and Crow Holdings also have Retained Cushman & Wakefield to Lease for the I-4 Corridor Property LAKELAND, FL, December 5, 2018 – Cushman & Wakefield has negotiated the sale of a 183.5-acre former golf course site in Lakeland, which will be redeveloped into a Class A industrial project totaling over 1 million square feet. Transwestern Development Co. in partnership with Crow Holdings acquired the property and will break ground on the speculative industrial project in January 2019. The developers retained the Cushman & Wakefield Industrial Leasing team of Senior Director Jared Bonshire and Senior Director David Perez, based in Orlando, along with Senior Director Julia Silva of Tampa. Bonshire and Perez, along with Director Andrew Slowik and Senior Director Margery Johnson, of Cushman & Wakefield’s Land Advisory Group, negotiated the sale of the property on behalf of the seller. Called University Park at Bridgewater, the facility [...]

By |2018-12-12T11:18:34-04:00December 12th, 2018|In the News, Press Release|

Cushman & Wakefield Negotiates Sale of Altis Shingle Creek

Jay Ballard and Ken Delvillar Represented AVR Realty Company in the Disposition of the 356-Unit Luxury Multifamily Community in Kissimmee, FL KISSIMMEE, FL, December 11, 2018 — Cushman & Wakefield has negotiated the sale of Altis Shingle Creek, a new, 356-unit Class A apartment community in Osceola County. Robert Given, Jay Ballard and Ken Delvillar of Cushman & Wakefield’s Florida Multifamily Team represented Boca Raton-based Altman Companies and New York-based owner AVR Realty Company in the disposition. Toronto-based Starlight Investments acquired the asset. Altis Shingle Creek was completed during the summer of 2018 and comprises 15 three-story residential buildings and a clubhouse. The property offers one-, two- and three-bedroom units with an average size of 982 square feet and an average market rent of $1,518 ($1.55 per square foot). Altis Shingle Creek is a National Green Building Standard-Certified community. Units at the property are furnished with energy-efficient designer lighting; stainless steel, [...]

By |2018-12-19T10:48:24-04:00December 11th, 2018|In the News, Press Release|

Cushman & Wakefield Promotes Mike Agnew to Lead Florida Asset Services

A 25-Year Veteran of Cushman & Wakefield, Agnew Will Oversee the Firm’s Statewide Asset Services Operation Encompassing Over 40 Million Square Feet FLORIDA, December 10, 2018 – Cushman & Wakefield is pleased to announce that Mike Agnew will now serve as Senior Managing Director of Asset Services in Florida. With this promotion, Agnew will oversee the firm’s statewide Asset Services operation, which employs 260 professionals and currently encompasses 327 office, industrial and retail properties comprising more than 42 million square feet of space. Agnew brings 25 years of experience with Cushman & Wakefield to this new position. He has served in leadership roles with the firm’s Asset Services division for the majority of his career, demonstrating proven excellence in helping clients maximize property value and achieve their long-term real estate goals. “In my career I have had the honor of seeing Cushman & Wakefield evolve into a leading commercial real [...]

By |2018-12-10T11:10:13-04:00December 10th, 2018|In the News, Press Release|

Cushman & Wakefield Negotiates Sale of Suburban Orlando Office Portfolio on Behalf of AEW

  The Two Class A Buildings Totaling 151,479 SF Are Part of Orlando’s SouthPark Center, a 162-Acre Master-planned Business Park ORLANDO, FL, November 6, 2018 – Cushman & Wakefield has negotiated the sale of a two-building office portfolio within Orlando’s SouthPark Center, a suburban master-planned business park near Orlando International Airport and the city’s tourism corridor. Pacer Partners, a boutique real estate investment and asset management company with offices in New York City and Boston, acquired the 151,479-square-foot portfolio. Executive Director Michael Lerner, Vice Chairman Mike Davis and Executive Director Rick Brugge, with Cushman & Wakefield’s Capital Markets Team, represented AEW Capital Management, a leading global institutional real estate investment manager, in the disposition. The two buildings in the portfolio, 700 and 800 SouthPark Center, are 100 percent leased to a diverse group of credit-worthy, industry-leading companies including Catamaran (subsidiary of UnitedHealth Group), Walgreen’s and Banco de Brasil. Both buildings feature [...]

By |2018-11-12T11:43:57-04:00November 12th, 2018|In the News, Press Release|

Cushman & Wakefield Negotiates $49.75M Sale of Deerwood Village Apartment Homes

Jay Ballard and Ken Delvillar Represented Cortland in the Disposition of the 328-Unit Apartment Community in Ocala, FL OCALA, FL, October 11, 2018 — Cushman & Wakefield has negotiated the sale of Deerwood Village Apartment Homes, a 328-unit, garden-style, luxury multifamily community in Marion County. Jay Ballard and Ken Delvillar of Cushman & Wakefield’s Florida Multifamily Team represented owner Cortland in the disposition. An affiliate of Boston-based West Shore, LLC acquired the asset for $49.75 million ($151,677 per unit). Deerwood Village Apartment Homes was constructed in 2006 and comprises 40, two-story residential buildings, one clubhouse and one maintenance building in a low-density, Big-House design. The property offers a mix of one-, two- and three-bedroom units with an average size of 1,015 square feet and an average market rent of $1,266 ($1.24 per square foot). The community was 94% occupied at the time of sale. All units at Deerwood Village Apartment [...]

By |2018-10-22T16:54:48-04:00October 22nd, 2018|In the News, Press Release|