Meridian Capital Group, LLC, negotiated $150 million in acquisition and permanent financing for a manufactured housing portfolio located in Michigan and Alabama on behalf of Matrix Realty Group.
The five-year financing package features one year of interest-only payments, followed by a 30-year amortization period. This transaction was negotiated by Meridian Capital Group managing director Tal Bar-Or and vice president Michael Ottomanelli, who are both based in the Company’s New York City headquarters.
The portfolio totals 11 manufactured housing communities with 5,347 pad sites including: Avon on the Lake located in Rochester Hills, Mich.; Cranberry Lake located in White Lake, Mich.; Old Orchard located in Davison, Mich.; Royal Estates located in Kalamazoo, Mich.; Fairchild Lake located in Chesterfield, Mich.; Westbridge Manor located in Macomb, Mich.; Oakland Glens located in Novi, Mich.; Westbrook located in Macomb, Mich.; Grand Blanc Crossing located in Grand Blanc, Mich.; Holly Hills located in Holly, Mich.; and Greenpark South located in Pelham, Ala.
Matrix Realty Group purchased the portfolio from a large, publicly traded REIT that was exiting the Michigan market.