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BNL Acquisition: LabCorp

Broadstone Net Lease has acquired one property in Tampa, Florida tenanted by LabCorp, a global independent clinical laboratory company that offers a wide range of clinical laboratory tests, early to late stage drug development services, and procedures. The property is strategically positioned within minutes of Tampa International Airport, and was acquired via lease assumption. 

  • Closing Date: June 29, 2015
  • Square Footage: 94,686
  • Lease Type: Triple-net
  • Lease Length:  10 Years
  • Rent Increases: 2.25% Annually
  • Broker/source: Jorge Portela, HFF

Note: The brand listed may not represent BNL’s actual tenant but a lease guarantor, tenant franchise or a D/B/A (doing business as).

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BNL Acquisition: Wendy’s

Broadstone Net Lease has acquired one Wendy’s property in Oklahoma City, which will be added to an existing master lease held with WendPartners. The property was acquired via a sale-leaseback transaction. BNL currently owns 35 Wendy’s locations across 10 states. 

  • Closing Date: June 26, 2015
  • Square Footage: 2,782
  • Lease Type: Triple-net
  • Lease Length: 19 Years
  • Rent Increases: 1.70% Annually
  • Broker/source: Lewis E. Topper, WendPartners

Note: The brand listed may not represent BNL’s actual tenant but a lease guarantor, tenant franchise or a D/B/A (doing business as).

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BNL Acquisition: Cott Corporation

Broadstone Net Lease has acquired a portfolio of five properties tenanted by Cott Corporation, one of the world’s largest private-label beverage producers. Cott’s business lines include robust residential and office distribution of bottled water and coffee. The five properties are located in Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Georgia, and Missouri, and are mission-critical to Cott’s processing and distribution operations. The properties were acquired via a sale-leaseback transaction. Continue reading

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BNL Acquisition: Celerion, Inc.

Broadstone Net Lease has acquired two properties tenanted by Celerion, Inc., one of the world’s largest clinical research organizations. Celerion conducts comprehensive clinical pharmacology studies, and focuses on complex trials for first-in-human and proof-to-concept studies that support innovative drug development. The two properties are located in Arizona and Nebraska, and were acquired via a sale-leaseback transaction. Continue reading

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How QSR Franchisees Can Benefit from Sale-Leaseback Financing

Many QSR (quick-service restaurant) franchisees work with brands (e.g. Taco Bell) that allow the franchisee to own the underlying real estate in addition to the restaurant operating companies themselves.  While this may provide necessary additional control over the operations, it also carries additional risk (environmental, market value, and eminent domain, to name a few) and can inhibit the franchisee from accessing all-important capital needed to grow.  As we all know, the vibrancy of many QSR brands can change dramatically… and sometimes quickly.  Having available growth capital allows franchisees to take advantage of positive market dynamics and trends. Continue reading

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BNL Acquisition: Taco Bell portfolio

Broadstone Net Lease has acquired a portfolio of 11 Taco Bell properties in the Pacific Northwest in exchange for approximately $22 million in BNL Operating Partnership Units through an UPREIT transaction, (where “UPREIT” stands for Umbrella Partnership REIT.) UPREIT transactions provide a tax deferred exit strategy for owners of real estate who would otherwise recognize a significant taxable gain in a cash sale of a highly appreciated property with a low tax basis. Continue reading

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Broadstone Real Estate and Stone Point Capital Partner for Growth

Stone Point to Make Significant Investment in Broadstone’s Management Company

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

ROCHESTER, NY– Broadstone Real Estate, LLC (BRE) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to partner with Stone Point Capital to expand and grow BRE’s operating platform as a manager of alternative real estate investments. Stone Point Capital, through its Trident VI fund, will purchase an equity interest in BRE. Proceeds from the investment will be primarily used to invest in the two private real estate investment offerings currently managed by BRE, Broadstone Net Lease (BNL) and Broadtree Homes (BTH). As a result of the transaction, BRE will invest a significant amount of new capital into BNL and BTH. These investments by BRE will substantially increase management’s commitment to both investment offerings. Continue reading