Greenville, SC – August 2, 2017 – CBRE, Inc. announced the sale of the Suburban Greenville Portfolio, a six-building office and land portfolio purchased by RealOp Investments for $13.8 million. CBRE The seller, Sun Life Assurance of Canada, was represented by CBRE’s Patrick Gildea, Matt Smith, Tripp Sellers and Brett Floyd.
“Greenville-Spartanburg is quickly being recognized as one of the strongest growth markets in the Southeast given continued positive job growth and population growth. This city has a bright future, and institutional quality investors have begun to target this region for investment,” said Patrick Gildea, Executive Vice President with the CBRE Capital Markets | Institutional Properties business.
Highly visible along I-385, one of the most heavily traveled roadways in Greenville, the buildings and land have a diverse mixture of tenants, including Cintas, ECPI University, Mustang Process & Industrial and Ogletree Deakins. Portfolio occupancy is at 50%. The nearly 11 acres of land in the portfolio is shovel-ready for additional developments.
"This market is where investors come for returns they can't find in other cities. Greenville has one of the healthiest office markets in the southeast with only 8.5% vacancy in the suburban Class A space. Our team has transacted over 1.6 million square feet in Greenville office investment sales in the past nine months. This level of investment activity is unprecedented and proof the Greenville market is hot right now," said Tripp Sellers, Vice President with the CBRE Capital Markets | Institutional Properties business.
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