WASHINGTON, DC, January 18, 2018 – Cushman & Wakefield
announced today that its Equity, Debt and Structured Finance group has secured acquisition financing for Crystal Lakes, a 716-unit townhome and apartment community located in Richmond, VA.
Cushman & Wakefield’s and John Campanella represented the buyer who sought a floating rate loan structured for repositioning of the asset.
“We received an incredible amount of investor interest given the size and complexity of the transaction,” said John Campanella, the broker that took the lead on the financing. “These funds will allow the owner to reposition the property and attract a solid tenancy looking to call the Greater Richmond Region home.”
Built between 1967 and 1973, Crystal Lakes is one of the largest communities in the Richmond Metropolitan area. The property, which was purchased by Emet Capital Management, is located in desirable Chesterfield County with direct access to Chippenham Parkway, and 15 minutes from the Richmond CBD. Chesterfield Towne Center is located 23 minutes from Crystal Lakes, and only 20 minutes from the Commonwealth Center both boasting a number popular retail amenities and restaurants. A 150,000 SF Costco is located just behind the Towne Center providing an additional large retail amenity within a short drive.
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