Madison realty usaa strike deal for midtown mixed use

NEW YORK, March 7, 2016 – Madison Realty Capital (MRC), an institutionally-sponsored land private value firm centered around land value and obligation interests in the center markets, reported the securing of The Buchanan situated at 160 East 48th Street in midtown Manhattan. MRC is acquiring the 16-story, 300,000 square-foot blended use property in association with USAA Real Estate Company. The organization will be the fourth proprietor of the Property since it was worked in 1928, and the first over the most recent 64 years.


The structure is involved five interconnected mid-ascent towers which encompass a nursery patio, and contains 289 condos and around 16,000 square-feet of retail and office space. The Property additionally contains almost 140,000 square feet of overabundance air rights. The organization intends to start a thorough capital improvement program equipped towards remodeling and reconfiguring existing private units, upgrading working efficiencies, and making a very good quality convenience bundle.

The private unit blend incorporates larger than average studio, one-room, two-room and three-room lofts extending from the second floor through the sixteenth floor, with penthouse units offering private open air patios. The retail space and office space, which ranges transcendently along 200 feet of facade on third Avenue and about 145 feet of facing along 47th and 48th Streets, is right now 100% involved.

“We accept that The Buchanan gives a colossal incentive sponsored by sound essentials with feasible development. This was an uncommon opportunity to get a full square resource showing dominatingly center qualities while giving noteworthy worth include potential,” notes Josh Zegen, Co-Founder and Managing Principal of MRC. “We know about this area and are anticipating effectively executing our marketable strategy, which is fundamentally the same as what we’ve achieved a couple of squares away at 361 East 50th Street. We are additionally eager to finish our second exchange with our accomplice USAA Real Estate Company.”

Len O’Donnell, President and CEO of USAA Real Estate Company, included: “We are incredibly satisfied to extend our association with Madison Realty Capital. They have demonstrated to be an exceptional accomplice and we are anticipating the effective execution of this exchange. Tom Bermingham and our New York group are making a really remarkable arrangement of benefits, as we keep on expanding our quality in the market.

About Madison Realty Capital (MRC)

MRC is a New York-based land venture firm that seeks after land value and obligation interests in the center market. Established in 2004, MRC has put resources into roughly $4 billion of exchanges in the multifamily, retail, office, modern and lodging segments.

About USAA Real Estate Company

USAA Real Estate Company, with over $15 billion in resources under administration, gives co-speculation, obtaining, work to-suit and improvement administrations for corporate and institutional speculators. The USAA portfolio comprises of office, mechanical, retail and inn properties just as interests in land working organizations. USAA Real Estate Company is a backup of USAA, a main money related administrations organization, serving military families since 1922. For more data, visit .