(Wilmette, IL- March 20, 2019) — (RealEstateRama) — The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant net leased CVS property located at 7929 North Ave in River Forest, Illinois for $6,770,000.
The 10,880 square foot building is located at the corner of a signalized intersection with traffic counts of 51,600 vehicles per day. Retailers in the immediate area include Target, Costco, Jewel-Osco and numerous banks and restaurants. The property is also located within close proximity to multiple residential communities, local businesses and schools including Concordia University, Dominican University and Triton College (21,660 students). Additionally, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, a large 254 bed hospital, is located just west of the property. There are over 740,000 people live within five miles of the property and the average household income within one mile is $113,493.
Randy Blankstein and Jimmy Goodman of The Boulder Group represented the seller in the transaction; a Midwest based private partnership. The buyer was a private investor in a 1031 tax exchange.
The CVS lease has over nineteen years remaining in the primary term and features five 5-year renewal options with a 5% rental escalation in each option. CVS Pharmacy is an investment grade rated company (S&P: BBB+) and publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange using symbol “CVS”. CVS Pharmacy is the nation’s largest drugstore chain operating more than 9,800 locations in 49 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and Brazil.
“CVS drug store properties with proven operating histories continue to garner significant investor interest.” said Randy Blankstein, President of The Boulder Group. Jimmy Goodman, Partner of The Boulder Group, added, “Properties with strong real estate fundamentals continue to be in demand with all investor classes.”
About The Boulder Group
The Boulder Group is a boutique investment real estate service firm specializing in single tenant net lease properties. The firm provides a full range of brokerage, advisory, and financing services nationwide to a substantial and diversified client base, which includes high net worth individuals, developers, REITs, partnerships and institutional investment funds. Founded in 1997, the firm has arranged the acquisition and disposition of over $5 billion of single tenant net lease real estate transactions. From 2012-2018, the firm was ranked in the top 10 companies in the nation for single tenant retail transactions by both Real Capital Analytics and CoStar. The Boulder Group is headquartered in suburban Chicago. www.bouldergroup.com
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