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Real Estate Briefs 9-24-21

By Staff | Sep 23, 2021

Cushman & Wakefield | Commercial Property Southwest Florida brokers $800,000 sale of Fort Myers land

CFCW Propco Colonial LLC has purchased 1.1 acres of vacant land located at 2811 Colonial Blvd., in Fort Myers, for $800,000 from Amtel Group of Florida, Inc.

Lane Boy, executive director and broker, CCIM of Cushman and Wakefield | Commercial Property Southwest Florida, LLC represented the seller in negotiating the transaction.

Cushman and Wakefield | Commercial Property Southwest Florida, LLC delivers integrated solutions by actively advising, implementing, and managing on behalf of landlords, tenants and investors through every stage of the real estate process. They advise clients in buying, selling, financing, leasing, and managing assets. C&W also provides valuation advice, strategic planning and research, portfolio analysis, site selection and space location assistance.

For more information about this transaction, or to learn more about Commercial Property Southwest Florida, please contact Gary Tasman at gtasman@cpswfl.com or visit www.cpswfl.com.

Rumbold Agent of the Month at EXIT Select Realty

Christine Rumbold has been named Agent of the Month for August by EXIT Select Realty of Fort Myers.

Rumbold sold over half a million dollars in real estate in August. By utilizing the numerous resources provided by EXIT Select Realty, she was able to leverage her marketing strategy to establish a solid client base. EXIT Select Realty and it’s agents serve all of Lee, Collier, Charlotte and surrounding counties.

EXIT Realty is a full service real estate franchisor with offices across North America. EXIT Select Realty is located at 12520 World Plaza Lane, Suite 1, Fort Myers, FL 33907. For more information, please call 239-314-7900 or visit our website www.exitselectre.com.

SWFL Commercial Alliance and the Royal Palm Coast Realtor Association program Oct. 1

The SWFL Commercial Alliance and the Royal Palm Coast Realtor Association will offer an event and learning opportunity for commercial brokers and agents Friday, Oct. 1, in the Fort Myers Ed Center at 4081 Center Point Drive, Fort Myers. Participants can learn about topics like comprehensive planning and zoning, site and building permitting, and construction topics.

Four experts, Michael Ekblad, Tina Mayfield Ekblad, Michael William Morris Jr. and Dan Adams, will discuss a variety of commercial construction topics.

Breakfast and networking is scheduled for 8-8:30 a.m., and the programs begins at 8:30.

RPCRA members can register at www.dashboardmls.com (click “Education”) and non-members can call 239-936-3537 to register. Registration fee is $10 for RPCRA & SWFL Commercial Alliance Members and $15 for non-members.

Christopher promoted to executive leadership team at Cushman & Wakefield | Commercial Property Southwest Florida

Cushman & Wakefield | Commercial Property Southwest Florida, one of Southwest Florida’s largest third-party commercial property management company, is bolstering its commitment to property management services by expanding its executive leadership team. CPSWFL has announced the promotion of Mike Christopher to the role of vice president – Property Management and Facility Services.

Christopher joined the CPSWFL team as a property manager in June 2021, and quickly made a strong impression on its leadership team. He brings a wealth of professional experience to his new role, including more than 30 years of executive leadership positions in the media industry, where he led corporate construction projects and facilities management initiatives.

As vice president – Property Management and Facility Services, Christopher will serve on CPSWFL’s five-person leadership team, which guides the organization’s strategic initiatives and direction. He will be responsible for growth of CPSWFL’s property management service line, including project management, facilities services and other potential revenue sources. He will also serve as the primary relationship manager to owner management, tenant operations and property management contracts.

A Florida resident for more than two decades, Christopher holds a bachelor of science degree from Rochester Institute of Technology (Rochester, N.Y.).

For more information about property management and facilities management services at CPSWFL, email Christopher at mchristopher@cpswfl.com or visit www.cpswfl.com.

Recent transactions by CRE Consultants

CRE Consultants | Brokerage Services last week announced the following recent transactions:

• 5M Holdings, LLC purchased a 2.35-acre commercial site at 6201 Alliance Lane, Fort Myers, from The Esthetique Group LLC for $1,650,000. stan stouder, CCIM of CRE Consultants represented the seller and Tim Keene of B.I.G., LLC represented the buyer in negotiating the transaction.

• Storm Shutter Warehouse leased a 13,000-square-foot office building at 12350 Metro Parkway, Fort Myers, from VSMGMT Investments, LLC. Randal Mercer of CRE Consultants negotiated the transaction.

• HomePros Cooling & Heating, LLC leased a 1,628-square-foot industrial space at 13850 Treeline Ave., Suite 2, Fort Myers, from 13850 Treeline LLC. Randal Mercer of CRE Consultants negotiated the transaction.

CRE Consultants | Brokerage Services, which provides commercial real estate and property management services to property owners, investors, landlords, tenants and developers, is located at 12140 Carissa Commerce Court, Suite 102, Fort Myers. For additional information, call 239-481-3800.

Stevens Construction Inc. expands Fort Myers team

C. Jay Wolfe III and Joseph Powalski have joined Stevens Construction, announced Dan Adams, vice president, south Florida and principal.

Bringing 30 years of commercial experience, Wolfe is an accomplished project manager with a diverse background in healthcare, educational and commercial projects. He has completed more than $140 million in projects including the Canterfield of Fort Myers retirement community and the Isle of Porto Vista multi-family development.

As project manager in the company’s Fort Myers location, Wolfe is responsible for ensuring the schedule and budget goals established in preconstruction are achieved during the construction phase with superior safety and quality.

Wolfe has earned his bachelor of science in construction management and Associate of Science in architectural technology from Indiana State University.

Powalski joins Stevens Construction’s Fort Myers location as superintendent, responsible for implementing and maintaining the project schedule from the field while coordinating inspections and safety meetings while ensuring quality control of the subcontractors.

Bringing 36 years of commercial, senior care and aviation construction experience, Powalski previously served as lead superintendent on the 59-story Comcast Innovation and Technology Center in Philadelphia. Powalski has earned CPR, First Aid and OSHA-30 certifications.

With offices in Fort Myers, Tampa, Sarasota and Orlando, Stevens Construction specializes in providing construction management, general contracting and consulting services to clients and design professionals. Other services include site and design team selection, budgeting, project scheduling, permitting, cost and quality control and warranty service. The company builds healthcare, commercial and hospitality facilities. For information, visit www.stevensconstructioninc.com or call 239-936-9006.

Seagate completes third remodel of EmCyte headquarters

Seagate Development Group has completed a remodel of EmCyte Corporation’s headquarters at 4331 Veronica S. Shoemaker Blvd., in Fort Myers.

Part of the autologous regenerative biologics company’s third phase, it included creating a manufacturing space in the warehouse of a preexisting 30,000-square-foot facility. The remodel accommodates an ever-growing amount of medical equipment among current learning centers and offices.

By the fourth quarter of 2021, this remodel will be coupled with a 14,000-square-foot laboratory and warehouse, accompanied by air-conditioning-controlled storage. It will ultimately connect to the now freestanding building by a breezeway. Crews are also working on additional parking and travel lanes for deliveries.

Seagate Development Group is a leading, full-service development company specializing in a design-build process via new construction, custom renovations, interior design, and management and leasing services.

Seagate Development Group’s corporate headquarters is located at 9921 Interstate Commerce Drive in Fort Myers. For additional information, please visit SeagateDevelopmentGroup.com.