Waterford Business District Scores 6 New Tenants

by Lindsey Francy Aug 15, 2022 News
Waterford Business District Scores 6 New Tenants
Nuveen Real Estate's Mike Sales with the Waterford Business District

Nuveen Real Estate has a broker named Mike Sales with the business district.

Six new leases and an expansion for an existing tenant were signed by Nuveen Real Estate and Allianz Real Estate.

Pernod Ricard Travel Retail took 9,500 square feet, Current Builders took 3000 square feet, and Southeastern Management took 7,900 square feet.

Digital marketing firm aikiu is moving from Miami's Little River neighborhood to a new location in Waterford.

Swatch Group, a Swiss watch and jewelry manufacturer, expanded its footprint this spring.

The Blanca Commercial Real Estate team had representation of Nuveen and insurers. Tere Blanca is the CEO of the company.

Matthew Cheezem is a broker for Pernod Ricard, Brandie Thompson is a broker for Southeastern Management, Michal Bibr is a broker for Agora Real Estate Group, and Alejandro Rioja is a broker for Rhode.

Nuveen, an asset manager owned by New York-based TIAA, is one of the owners of 1.7 million square feet of office space at Waterford, a 250-acre area that has three million square feet of offices.

After completing $21 million of renovations in the previous years, the duo launched $8 million worth of capital improvements this year.

Other tenants at Waterford include Toyota, FedEx, Atkins, Sony, Gilead, Novartis and corporate offices for the sandwich-shop chain Subway.

. This spring, New York-based fintech firm Finsight took 3,000 square feet.

Consulate General of Guatemala | Coral Gables

Coral Gables is the new location of the Consulate General of Guatemala.

According to a news release from the tenant's broker, the consulate moved from its home of 25 years at 1101 Brickell Avenue to a new location on Ponce de Leon Boulevard.

Records show that Lourdes Cuza of Kerdyk Real Estate was the agent for the consulate, while John O'Neil was the agent for the landlord. The building was bought for over 20 million dollars.

The Headway Office Park is home to Conversion Media Group.

According to a news release from the landlord, the firm signed a five-year lease at the three-story building at 4410 North State Road 7.

Donna Korn and Beau Ladwig of Cushman & Wakefield represented owner

YMP Real Estate Management, led by chairman Moshe Popack. Matt Avelar of Warehouse Realty represented the tenant.

Driven Brands | Doral

The parent company of several auto repair, maintenance and distribution brands leased a Doral site.

The Take 5 car wash will be built on 0.7 acres at 1350 Northwest 87th Avenue. State records show that the Lapciuc family is the owner of the land.

Israel Lapciuc is a Holocaust survivor who started a textile business and an electronics appliance firm.

The former taco bell is going to be torn down.

It is the first South Florida location for Driven Brands. The Take 5 Car Wash is one of the subsidiaries owned by Driven Brands. Take 5 oil change is one of its brands.

The landlord was represented by Azor Advisory Services and the tenant was represented by Bryan Fetherston.