JLL closes sale-leaseback with Walgreens
Chicago — Jones Lang LaSalle’s Capital Markets team has announced the completion of a sale-leaseback transaction for a portion of Walgreens Corporate Campus in Deerfield, Ill.
Realty Income purchased the 38-acre property with six buildings spanning 574,605-sq.-ft. and secured a long-term lease from Walgreens. The terms have gone undisclosed.
“Representing a rare chance to purchase office property in Chicago’s prestigious North Shore, this is an outstanding acquisition for Realty Income and will round out their portfolio nicely,” said Guy Ponticiello, a managing director with JLL’s Capital Markets group.
REI to open in Keizer, Ore., in spring
Seattle — REI announced it will open a 22,000-sq.-ft. store at Keizer Station, Keizer, Ore., this coming spring.
“REI prides itself on expert employees and quality products that enhance anyone’s trip into the great outdoors,” said Kevin House, REI retail director for the Sierra-Cascade district. “The new store at Keizer Station will extend our services and product expertise to 13,300 eager and loyal members in Salem, who previously traveled more than 30 miles to shop at an REI store.”
Hhgregg opens new Alabama store
Indianapolis – Hhgregg opened a new store in Huntsville, Ala., on Oct. 10. The new store replaces a previous location at a different address.
"We are excited to introduce a new, modern store to our customers in Huntsville," said Jeff Pearson, senior VP of marketing for Hhgregg. "We hope that residents will take advantage of special sale pricing on a wide variety of appliances, electronics, furniture and much more."