Dinner, amateur boxing make ‘Puttin’ on the Ritz’ a winner for Zoological Society

As reported in the Milwaukee Business Journal The Zoological Society of Milwaukee wrapped up a successful "Puttin’ on the Ritz" fundraiser at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino Jan. 23 in which a silent auction, a 50/50 raffle and boxing drew 436 Milwaukee-area business and community leaders. Check out the attached slideshow put together by Milwaukee Business Journal photographer Kenny Yoo to see photos from the popular event. The fundraiser featured amateur boxing in the Event Center of the Potawatomi Hotel & Casino in Milwaukee's Menomonee Valley ... Read More

2020-01-29T15:28:33+00:00January 29th, 2020|Anthony Crivello, Articles, David Marks, Frank Crivello, Giving Back|

DONE DEAL: SEARS SELLS HUGE NORTH HIGHLAND WAREHOUSE TO MILWAUKEE-BASED FIRM

As reported in the Milwaukee Business Journal A Sears subsidiary just sold a vacant, 1.4 million-square-foot facility on North Highland Street to Milwaukee-based Phoenix Investors. Sears built most of the facility — massive, for its day — in 1973, at 3456 Meyers Road, at the corner of Highland in Memphis' Douglass neighborhood. It sold the building and 39 acres of nearby land to Phoenix Investors for $8.2 million. The nearby land — home to a parking lot and a detention pond — was part of a separate ... Read More

2020-01-23T02:35:19+00:00January 8th, 2020|Articles, Kurt Jensen|

PHOENIX INVESTORS CONCLUDES 2019 WITH ACQUISITION OF FORMER SEARS DISTRIBUTION CENTER

MILWAUKEE, WI (January 6, 2020) – An affiliate of Phoenix Investors (“Phoenix”), a national private commercial real estate firm headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, announced it acquired an approximately 1,400,000 square-foot industrial facility located at 3456 Meyers Road in Memphis, Tennessee. The property is currently vacant and will be marketed to new users for lease. Originally built in 1973 with an addition in 1981, the facility is a Class B former distribution center for Sears. The property has clear ceiling heights ranging from 24 feet to ... Read More

2020-01-06T15:49:15+00:00January 6th, 2020|Articles, Frank Crivello, Kurt Jensen, Press Releases|