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Final Retail, Restaurant Buildings in Chandler Viridian Primegate Sold for $21M

Winlee Development sold the final component of Chandler Viridian Primegate, a four-building project in Chandler, AZ. The recently completed Thirsty Lion and Charles Schwab flagship buildings were the latest sales in a nearly $21-million phased transaction. Additional single-tenant assets sold included the Panera building and The Sicilian Butcher restaurant.

Primegate is the capstone restaurant and retail component of Hines’ 25-acre, $250-million Chandler Viridian mixed-use project at the entrance to the Chandler Fashion Center, a super-regional luxury mall near the 101 and 202 freeway interchange. The development team also included Alliance Residential and Concord Hospitality.

Winlee Development, the commercial real estate division of Phoenix-based Winfield Lee Investments, developed Primegate. Marcus & Millichap’s Jamie Meddress and Chris Lind handled all of the transactions.

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Dennis Kaiser is Vice President of Content and Public Relations for Connect Commercial Real Estate. Dennis is a communications leader with more than 30 years of experience including as a journalist and in corporate and agency marketing communications roles. He is responsible for Connect’s client content operations and is involved in a range of initiatives ranging from content strategy, message development, copywriting, media relations, social media and content marketing services. In his most recent corporate communications roles, he led a regional public relations effort across Southern California for CBRE, played a key marketing role on JLL’s national retail team, and was responsible for directing the global public relations effort at ValleyCrest, the nation’s largest commercial landscape services company. In addition to his vast commercial real estate experience, Dennis has worked on communications and launch strategies for a number of residential projects such as Disney’s Celebration in Florida, Ritter Ranch in Palmdale California (7,200 homes, 22,000 acres), WaterColor in Florida and PremierGarage in Phoenix. Dennis’s agency background included firms such as Idea Hall and Macy + Associates. He has earned an outstanding reputation with organization leaders as a trusted advisor, strategic program implementer, consensus builder and exceptional collaborator. Dennis has developed and managed national communications programs for Fortune 500 companies to start-ups, both public and private. He’s successfully worked with journalists across the globe representing clients involved in major-breaking news stories, product launches, media tours, and company news announcements. Dennis has been involved in a host of charitable and community organizations including the American Cancer Society, Easter Seals, BoyScouts, Chrysalis Foundation, Freedom For Life, HOLA, L.A.’s BEST, Reach Out and Read, Super Bowl Host Committee, and Thunderbirds Charities.