Appleton, Wis. — Mid-America Real Estate Corp. has arranged the sale of Westhill Plaza, a 114,221-square-foot shopping center located in Appleton. Tenants at the property, which was 93 percent leased at the time of sale, include Burlington, Boot Barn and Party City. Rick Drogosz, Emily Gadomski and Dan Rosenfeld of Mid-America represented the seller, CRG Investments. Brookwood Capital Advisors acquired the center.
Wauwatosa, Wis. — Dollar Tree has signed a 10,500-square-foot lease in the Milwaukee suburb of Wauwatosa. The store will be situated within Burleigh Square. Emily Smits and Mike Fitzgerald of Mid-America Real Estate represented the landlord, an entity doing business as CPG Wauwatosa LLC.
Madison, Wis. — Whole Foods Market will open a new, 50,000-square-foot store in Madison on Dec. 13. This marks a relocation of the brand’s existing Madison store, which has been open since 1996. The store will anchor the 21-acre Madison Yards mixed-use development, which will also feature additional retail, restaurant and entertainment space surrounding a central green plaza. Products at the store will include more than 800 local items from the Midwest.
Waukesha, Wis. — Bernard Financial Group (BFG) has secured a $10.1 million CMBS loan for the acquisition of a 112,010-square-foot retail center in Waukesha, a western suburb of Milwaukee. Dennis Bernard and Joshua Bernard of BFG arranged the loan. The borrower was an entity doing business as Meadowbrook Marketplace Associates LLC.
Milwaukee — Marcus & Millichap has arranged the $3.1 million sale of a 12,900-square-foot retail property in Milwaukee. CVS/pharmacy occupies the building, which was constructed in 2007, on a net-lease basis. Jeff Rowlett of Marcus & Millichap’s The Rowlett Group represented the seller, a local investor group. The Rowlett Group also procured the buyer, a Delaware-based REIT.
Waukesha, Wis. — Marcus & Millichap has brokered the $14.9 million sale of a 112,010-square-foot shopping center in Waukesha, a western suburb of Milwaukee. Sendek’s Grocery Store anchors the property. Other tenants include Walgreens, McDonald’s and Cost Cutters. Austin Weisenbeck and Sean Sharko of Marcus & Millichap represented the seller, an undisclosed limited liability company. The team also procured and represented the buyer, a Michigan-based limited liability company.
Kohler, Wis. — Mid-America Real Estate Corp. has arranged the sale of Deertrace Kohler, a 171,366-square-foot shopping center in Kohler, a northern suburb of Milwaukee. Tenants at the center, which is managed by Pine Tree, include T.J. Maxx, HomeGoods, Sierra Trading Post, Dollar Tree, Spectrum, Bath & Body Works, U.S. Cellular, Mattress Firm and JoAnn. Rick Drogosz and Dan Rosenfeld of Mid-America represented the seller, IRC Retail Centers/DRA Advisors. Chase Properties acquired the property for an undisclosed price.
Milwaukee, Wis. — Legacy Realty Group Advisors has arranged the sale of Packard Plaza, a 125,250-square-foot shopping center in Milwaukee. Tenants at the property include Dollar Tree, Family Dollar, JOANN, AutoZone and The Salvation Army. Jacob Baruch, Ari Warshaw and Jonah Warshaw of Legacy represented both the buyer and seller in the transaction.
Onalaska, Wis. — Construction is underway on the redevelopment of a retail building formerly occupied by Shopko within East Towne Plaza in Onalaska. CORTA Development acquired the building last year and began construction in January. Completion of the redevelopment, which will include the addition of space for tenants Ulta Beauty and Five Below, is scheduled for completion before the end of the year. Mid-America Real Estate represented CORTA in the acquisition of the property.
Philadelphia — Five Below is set to open stores at seven Simon-owned properties. Scheduled to open this year, the stores will include locations at Albertville Premium Outlets in Albertville, Minnesota; Pleasant Prairie Premium Outlets in Prairie, Wisconsin; Johnson Creek Premium Outlets in Johnson Creek, Wisconsin; Gaffney Outlet Marketplace in Gaffney, South Carolina; Indiana Premium Outlets in Edinburgh, Indiana; Pismo Beach Premium Outlets in Pismo Beach, California; and Pocono Premium Outlets in Tannersville, Pennsylvania. “Our relationship with Simon is core to continuing our national expansion efforts,” says George Hill, chief retail …