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Milwaukee’s Coolest Offices: Fully stocked bar, full-time chef among Phoenix Investors offerings

As reported in the Milwaukee Business Journal Phoenix Investors' downtown Milwaukee office has quite a list of features, ranging from a fully stocked bar to a full-time chef to a massage room for employees. Check out the attached slideshow to see photos of the office. The chef prepares free breakfast and lunch daily for the real estate firm's 55 employees in a full kitchen that was included in the buildout of the office space. Not only is it helpful that team members...

Town Bank to open branch downtown

As reported on biztimes.com: BIZ TIMES — Hartland-based Town Bank plans to open a branch in a 4,000-square-foot retail space at 401 E. Kilbourn Ave. in downtown Milwaukee. Town Bank’s only existing branch in the City of Milwaukee, at 140 S. First St. in the Walker’s Point neighborhood. Phoenix 401, an affiliate of commercial real estate company Phoenix Investors LLC, said it has executed a long-term lease agreement with Town Bank for a retail branch in the space, to open this fall. Jay Mack,...

Phoenix Investors purchases Kenosha industrial complex for $2 million

As reported in the Milwaukee BizTimes: Phoenix working with tenant Compass Minerals to improve, expand distribution at the site An affiliate of Milwaukee-based Phoenix Investors LLC has purchased a 281,000-square-foot industrial complex in Kenosha for $2 million. Phoenix Kenosha purchased the property, which is located on 13 acres at 3122 14th Ave., from Walnut and Vine Properties II LLC. The property is primarily leased to Overland Park, Kansas-based Compass Minerals America, which is using the site as a distribution center. Compass Minerals has more than...

Milwaukee Common Council President Announces Partnership to Reduce Blight

As reported on CBS Channel 58 Milwaukee: The City of Milwaukee is turning to its residents for help cleaning up the city. A new partnership is forming that could help fix up abandoned and rundown properties. The old citation plant building is an example the city gave. The business next door bought the property after having issues with squatters. In this case the city was able to lift the tax liens on the property and the businesses next door could purchase it...

Phoenix Investors plans to clear blighted 27th Street property for future development

As reported in the Milwaukee Business Journal: Phoenix Investors is working with the city of Milwaukee to clear and eventually redevelop a vacant, blighted industrial property on North 27th Street. The property is at 4041 N. 27th St. in the 30th Street Industrial Corridor, where the city and other stakeholders are striving to attract more manufacturing jobs. The 8.3-acre property neighbors a larger former Aldrich Chemical Co. Inc. building Phoenix Investors bought in May 2015, and has been renovating for future tenants,...

Health center moves into larger, more efficient space in old Goldmann’s store

As reported on Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service: The grand staircase and the creaky wooden floors of the Goldmann’s Department Store were a source of warm familiarity for generations of Milwaukeeans on the city’s South Side until the department store closed about a decade ago. Now restored, the staircase leads to another community treasure: the Gerald L. Ignace Indian Health Center. The building at 930 W. Historic Mitchell Street, once home to the all-inclusive department store, now houses the all-inclusive community health center,...

Former Goldmann’s could become health clinic under latest proposal

As reported on Milwaukee Business Journal: Phoenix Investors and Endeavour Corp. are seeking approval this month to convert the former Goldmann's department store on West Historic Mitchell Street into a health clinic. The $5.5 million renovation is to start in mid-April and will be complete about six months later, said Randy Roth, principal of Endeavour. The building, once renovated, will house the Gerald L. Ignace Indian Health Center, currently at 1711 S. 11th St. [edgtf_button size="small" type="" text="Read the full story here" custom_class=""...