In a further sign that the Gulf Coast retail market remains healthy — at least for triple net deals involving credit tenants — a Tampa-based investment firm has sold 14 properties occupied by Applebee’s restaurants for $46 million.
Each of the stand-alone restaurants, from the Orlando metropolitan area throughout the Gulf Coast, has between 17 years and 20 years left on its lease.
The going-in capitalization rate for the properties was 5.9%, says David Sobelman, executive vice president and managing partner for the Tampa office of Calkain Cos., a Virginia-based commercial brokerage firm that specializes in net leases properties.
Tampa, FL – David Sobelman and Teal Henderson of Calkain Companies completed a $46 million portfolio sale of Applebee’s-occupied real estate. The fourteen (14) triple net lease (NNN) assets, located primarily in West and Central Florida, were sold to individual buyers for each location. Buyer interest came from as far away as South America, China and Europe but the majority of the assets were sold to US-based investors looking for passive income attached to strong real estate locations. The decision was made by the seller to patiently sell each asset in the open market which yielded Calkain’s client over an …
Herndon, VA – Rick Fernandez, Senior Managing Director of Calkain Companies, a national net lease real estate brokerage firm, recently brokered the sale of a NNN Applebee’s Ground Lease in Front Royal, Virginia for $1.925M.
Fernandez represented the seller in the sale of the property, providing marketing and transaction support to guide the deal from negotiating offers to closing. The buyer acquired the property as part of a 1031 exchange. The ideally situated real estate and strong franchise operation provided the long term value and security the buyer desired for their investment property.
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