Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) has completed the sale of a portfolio of two industrial flex properties in San Diego. Totaling 132,335 square feet in nine buildings, the portfolio is 60 percent occupied and includes five-building Kearny Mesa Executive Park located at 7827 to 7867 Convoy Court and four-building Kearny Mesa Corporate Center located at 9303 to 9323 Chesapeake Drive and 9320 to 9340 Hazard Way.
NKF’s Capital Markets President, West Coast Kevin Shannon, Executive Managing Directors Ken White and Bret Hardy, Senior Managing Director Brunson Howard and Managing Director Rick Stumm represented the seller, Colony Capital. The buyer, a family trust, was self-represented.
“This quality portfolio provides the buyer with a strong opportunity to add substantial net operating income and value appreciation by leasing up the available vacancy to a range of small to large user types,” said Howard.
The Kearny Mesa submarket consists of 15.5 million square feet of office and industrial property and is recognized as a major commercial/industrial submarket within central San Diego.
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