Lee & Associates’ Irvine office represented both sides of the deal. Kurt Bruggeman and Brian Garbutt represented the seller, Lone Oak Red Hill, LLC while Phil Cohen represented the buyer, 15101 Red Hill Partners, LLC.
According to Bruggeman, the buyer was interested in the high quality of the building as well as with the attractive seller financing opportunity. The seller foreclosed on the property in February 2010 and was motivated to sell and get back to their core business of lending. The buyer is well capitalized and is prepared to invest the money necessary to attract a high-quality tenant to the building.
“Distressed office buildings are attracting significant demand as fundamentals have been improving over the last 6 to 12 months. Although there is significant vacancy in the market, it is becoming more challenging to find large blocks of space (40,000-50,000 square feet and above) for tenants,” said Bruggeman. “This property can accommodate one large 50,000-square-
Located at 15101 Red Hill Ave., the 48,772-square-
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