Cushman & Wakefield Secures Construction Financing for New Multifamily Development in Fort Worth

DALLAS, August 7, 2017 – Cushman & Wakefield is pleased to announce that it has arranged construction financing on behalf of Talos Holdings for The View of Fort Worth, a 300-unit community along the Trinity River near Interstate 35-W. The funds were provided by Endeavor Real Estate Partners out of Austin and secured by Justin Shuart, Jason Pumpelly, and Brian Park of Cushman & Wakefield. Justin Shuart “Construction financing is becoming increasingly difficult to come by, but it’s an area in which we specialize,” Shuart said. “We’ve built long-term relationships with lenders and developers that have excellent track records; that, along with having a quality project in a highly desirable location, made the difference.” In addition to the unique amenity of waterside living, the luxury development on Northside Drive will offer panoramic views of downtown Fort Worth. Talos Holdings expects to break ground this month and have units [...]

2018-04-19T15:02:18+00:00 August 7th, 2017|In the News, Press Release|

Cushman & Wakefield Represents The Delta Companies in New HQ Lease at Cypress Waters

DALLAS, Aug. 2 –The Delta Companies is moving its headquarters to CypressWaters, a 1,000-acre Billingsley Co. project that spans the cities of Dallas, Coppell, and Irving. The leading physician and healthcare staffing firm will occupy 38,000 square feet in a new 250,000-square-foot, five-story building located on North Lake, next to Brinker International’s new headquarters and overlooking the development’s centerpiece, a lakefront retail spot called The Sound. “This state-of-the-art building provides us with access to best-in-class technology, including video and teleconferencing capabilities for more productive client and candidate interactions,” said Bill Tracewell, CEO, The Delta Companies. “The open floor plan design gives us flexibility for expected future growth. As for the location—it can’t be beat. Proximity to DFW International Airport gives our team easier and more convenient access to client visits around the nation.” The new Cypress Waters building is currently under construction. The Delta Companies plans to move into the space [...]

2018-04-19T13:24:16+00:00 August 4th, 2017|In the News, Press Release|

Kyle Bramlett Joins Cushman & Wakefield as Senior Project Manager in Dallas

DALLAS, July 25, 2017 – Cushman & Wakefield is expanding its Project and Development Services (PDS) group in Dallas, with the hiring of Kyle Bramlett as Senior Project Manager. He joins the firm from CBRE, where he built a rock-solid reputation for his technical expertise, versatility, and a commitment to customer service. Prior to that, he served as a Commercial Retail and Industrial Development Manager for Lincoln Property Co. An industry veteran with more than 20 years of experience, Bramlett has managed projects ranging from Kubota’s American headquarters and a medical supplies distribution center for Baylor Scott & White to a 1.2 million-square-foot facility for Ferrara Candy and an upscale office for the law firm Thompson & Knight. “I’m extremely pleased to join the PDS team at Cushman & Wakefield,” Bramlett said. “It has an exceptional reputation in the marketplace and is known for being professional, reliable, and made up of [...]

2018-04-19T13:24:16+00:00 August 4th, 2017|In the News, Press Release|

Cushman & Wakefield Welcomes Christy Means as Managing Director

DALLAS, July 24, 2017 – The Dallas office of Cushman & Wakefield is pleased to announce that Christy Means has been named Managing Director of Asset Services. She previously led DFW property management for Stream Realty Partners, where she oversaw a team of about 130 people and the management of office, industrial, and retail space. “We’re excited to bring on board someone with Christy’s experience, leadership, and enthusiasm for the Asset Services business,” said Bret Bunnett, Executive Managing Director. “She brings a real dedication to her work that will serve our clients, team members, and tenants in the buildings we manage extremely well. She also has a strong desire to work collaboratively with our other service lines, including agency leasing, project development, capital markets, and valuation and tax advisory.” Prior to Stream, Means held various property management leadership positions at Cobalt Capital Partners and Transwestern. “I am excited to be [...]

2018-04-19T13:24:16+00:00 July 26th, 2017|In the News, Press Release|

Cushman & Wakefield Closes More Than 1 Million Square Feet in DFW Commercial Real Estate Transactions

DALLAS, June 13, 2017 – Brokers in the Dallas office of Cushman & Wakefield recently negotiated the following commercial real estate leases and sales across North Texas:   OFFICE LEASES Signature Exchange Yardi Systems leased 54,646 square feet in Freeport Office at 8616 Freeport Pkwy. In Irving. John Fancher and Rodney Helm with Cushman & Wakefield represented the landlord, UBS Realty. Yardi Systems also renewed and expanded its lease for a total of 36,017 square feet in Signature Exchange at 14755 Preston Road in Dallas. Fancher, Doug Jones, Chris Taylor, and Johnny Johnson with Cushman & Wakefield represented the landlord in that deal. The tenant was represented in both transactions by Mike Kay of CBRE. Sun Holdings signed a new sublease for 24,713 square feet at 4055 Valley View Lane in Dallas. Robbie Baty and Charlie Beck of Cushman & Wakefield represented the tenant in the transaction. Tyler [...]

2018-04-19T13:24:16+00:00 June 14th, 2017|In the News, Press Release|

Cushman & Wakefield Selected to Oversee Sale of Longtime Brinker HQ Site

In anticipation of its upcoming move to Cypress Waters, Brinker International Inc. is putting its longtime Dallas headquarters on the market. The leading casual-dining restaurant company behind Chili’s® Grill & Bar and Maggiano’s Little Italy® has selected Cushman & Wakefield to oversee the sales process. The property offers an outstanding multi-use redevelopment opportunity. The package includes a four-story, 110,000-square-foot office building and adjacent three-story covered parking garage on more than 7.5 acres of prime land. The urban infill site at 6820 LBJ Freeway offers exceptional visibility along one of the state’s most-trafficked highways, with traffic counts of more than 350,000 vehicles per day. Cushman & Wakefield’s Rick Hughes, Executive Managing Director, Maureen Kelly Cooper, Senior Managing Director, and Robbie Baty, Senior Director, are marketing the property on behalf of Brinker. “Since the LBJ Express has been completed, property values in the area have dramatically increased,” Cooper said. The corridor between [...]

2018-04-19T13:24:17+00:00 June 12th, 2017|In the News, Press Release|

Cushman & Wakefield Represents London-Based Frank Recruitment Group in U.S. Expansion

Fast-growing technology recruiting firm plans to hire up to 300 at its new Ross Tower office in downtown Dallas. DALLAS, May 22, 2017 – After scouring major markets across the country, Frank Recruitment Group has selected Dallas for its next U.S. office. The UK-based company has leased space downtown in Ross Tower, where it plans to employ 150 people initially and more than 300 in just a few years. Paden Simmons, Vice President, and Paul Briggs, Executive Vice President, will oversee North Texas operations. “Our goal is for this office to not only be our largest, but our most productive,” Simmons said. Robbie Baty, Senior Director, and Travis Boothe, Director, in Cushman & Wakefield’s Dallas office, represented Frank Recruitment Group in its search and lease. They were joined by Seth Hecht, Senior Director in Cushman & Wakefield’s New York office. “Frank Recruitment Group was looking to establish a foothold in [...]

2018-04-19T13:24:17+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|In the News, Press Release|

Crow Holdings Selects Cushman & Wakefield to Lease New South Dallas Industrial Park

DALLAS, May 8, 2017 – With the Dallas-Fort Worth market continuing to experience brisk demand, Crow Holdings Capital-Real Estate (CHC-RE) is developing a new two-building industrial park strategically located at the southwest intersection of Interstate 35 and Interstate 20. I-35 Logistics Crossing will feature twin 610,806-square-foot cross dock facilities at the northwest corner of Houston School and Wintergreen roads in Lancaster. “CHC-RE is very bullish on the DFW market, especially Dallas’ southern sector because of strong industrial absorption levels in the region reinforced by continued population growth” said Ben Doherty, Head of Industrial and Self-Storage Investment Strategies for Crow Holdings Capital-Real Estate. “We were pleased with the results of our Mountain Creek project, also located in south Dallas, and welcome the opportunity to continue developing in the market. “We believe our building sizes will serve the market well because other new developments have focused on different sized products, Doherty added. [...]

2018-04-19T13:24:17+00:00 May 8th, 2017|In the News, Press Release|

Kurt Griffin and Nathan Orbin Join Cushman & Wakefield as Executive Managing Directors

Former JLL execs will lead expansion of the firm’s Industrial Agency Leasing in Dallas-Fort Worth. DALLAS, April 13, 2017 – Commercial real estate standouts Kurt Griffin and Nathan Orbin have joined Cushman & Wakefield as Executive Managing Directors. They will focus on growing the firm’s Industrial Agency Leasing business across North Texas. “We are building on the strong Cushman & Wakefield platform by adding folks of solid character and proven ability, and Kurt and Nathan embody this,” said Ran Holman, Managing Principal and Dallas-Fort Worth Market Leader. “It is our desire to serve our industrial clients throughout the ownership cycle. The value that Kurt and Nathan bring is integral to that.” It’s a return home for Griffin, who was with Cushman & Wakefield for 11 years before joining JLL in 2013. Throughout his 26-year career he has completed more than 300 transactions totaling 40 million square feet and valued at [...]

2018-04-19T13:24:17+00:00 April 13th, 2017|In the News, Press Release|

Cushman & Wakefield Selected to Lease Legacy Park in Plano

DALLAS, April 3, 2017 – Brown Company Partners has selected Cushman & Wakefield to oversee leasing of Legacy Park, what ultimately will be a five-building office campus in Plano’s Legacy business park. The single-story office buildings sit off Spring Creek Parkway at Parkwood Boulevard. Two of the five facilities have already been constructed on a speculative basis. Building A is 25,200 square feet and Building B is 28,000 square feet. The remaining three, which range from 28,000 to 56,000 square feet, will be developed as leasing momentum builds. They also could be constructed as build-to-suits. The campus was designed by O’Brien Architects. “We’re excited to be working with Cushman & Wakefield on the project,” said David Karr, Managing Partner at Brown Company Partners. “We’ve built a great couple of buildings in a market with tremendous momentum and think Legacy Park would be an ideal home for any number of corporate [...]

2018-04-19T13:24:17+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|In the News, Press Release|