ELK GROVE VILLAGE -- Brown Commercial Group represented three end users in one sale and two leases totaling 26,734 square feet in the western suburbs.
Partner Trinity Scurto represented Blackstar Holdings in its lease of 17,734 square feet at 100 Gary Ave., Unit B, in Roselle. The tenant is more than doubling its space from 8,300 square feet in Schaumburg. The new tenant will build out a commercial kitchen for catering uses. NAI Hiffman's Dan Leahy and Stan Bustrom represented the building owner.
Broker Brian Lindgren represented Architectural Steel Panels, Inc., an exterior contractor, in its purchase of a 7,500-square-foot building at 1421 Bernard Dr. in Addison. The buyer is expanding its business from a smaller facility in Naperville. Darwin Realty's Jeffrey Provenza represented the seller, 1421 Bernard LLC.
Broker Candace Scurto represented custom furniture maker Reclaimed Freedom in its lease of 1,500 square feet of showroom and warehouse space at 1330 Crispin Drive, Unit 218, in Elgin. Brown Commercial Group Senior Broker Jim Pietrarosso represented the building owner, Kacoa Landscaping.
Final terms of the transactions were not announced. "We are seeing a variety of businesses that are in expansion mode, from contractors to food businesses, showing that it's not just distribution keeping the industrial markets moving," said Dan Brown, principal and president at Brown Commercial Group.