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MBRE Healthcare Closes on $103.5 Million Acquisition of Orthopedic-Oriented North Carolina MOB portfolio


On October 1, 2020, the entire dedicated MBRE Healthcare team separated from MB Real Estate into a newly formed company, not a part of MB Real Estate, known as Remedy Medical Properties.

The 10 on- and off-campus outpatient OrthoCarolina facilities offer service lines including orthopedic surgery, general imaging, orthopedic care, urgent care, and physical therapy.

NORTH CAROLINA and CHICAGO, Feb. 12, 2020 MBRE Healthcare, one of the nation’s largest private owners of healthcare properties, recently announced the $103.5 million acquisition of 10 on- and off-campus OrthoCarolina MOBs. The portfolio, totaling 218,213 square feet, consists of a core compilation of outpatient orthopedic-centered MOBs and surgery centers in the MSAs of Charlotte and Winston-Salem, NC.

Chicago-based MBRE Healthcare partnered in the acquisition with longstanding partner Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors.

“This very attractive portfolio checks all the boxes for us, with a nationally recognized anchor tenant in a desirable service line, with close proximity to hospitals, located in robust, dynamic markets,” says Peter Westmeyer, President and Managing Principal, MBRE Healthcare. “This acquisition also presented a great opportunity for us to take advantage of attractive lease terms, and continue a highly desirable physician joint venture relationship.”

The addresses and square footage of the 10 assets in the portfolio are:

710 Park Center Drive, Matthews, NC            39,803 SF
354 Copperfield Boulevard, Concord, NC         29,268 SF
9848 North Tryon Street,  Charlotte, NC        24,335 SF
703 Comfort Lane, Monroe, NC                   13,316 SF
1205 Mann Drive, Matthews, NC                  10,128 SF
124 Welton Way, Mooresville, NC                8,771 SF
170 Kimel Park Drive, Winston-Salem, NC        37,013 SF
180 Kimel Park Drive, Winston-Salem, NC        33,500 SF
101 Delta Park Drive, Shelby, NC               13,051 SF
1604 Medical Drive, Laurinburg, NC             9,028 SF

All 10 facilities are 100 percent leased to OrthoCarolina, the third-largest orthopedic provider in the country (by physician count), with a weighted remaining lease term of 13 years. Each facility is conveniently located within 2.2 miles of the nearest hospital.

The facilities offer a variety of orthopedic-related services, including orthopedic surgery, general imaging, orthopedic care, urgent care, and physical therapy. Three of the buildings feature ambulatory surgery centers, with two operating rooms each. Sixty percent of the properties are in the fast-growing Charlotte MSA, the 23rd largest MSA in the country, with two properties (31 percent) located in Winston-Salem and one each in Laurinburg and Shelby, NC. 


About Remedy Medical Properties

Remedy Medical Properties [formerly known as MBRE Healthcare] is an independent, full-service healthcare real estate company providing acquisition, development, leasing, management and strategy consulting services across the United States. As the largest private owner of healthcare facilities in the country, with 20.5 million square feet spanning 40 states, the company creates customized real estate solutions for some of the most discerning healthcare providers in the country. Remedy works with hospitals, health systems, and physician groups to drive down real estate costs, increase tenant satisfaction, improve the patient experience, and expand into new markets. Headquartered in Chicago, the company has 22 regional offices throughout the country.

About Kayne Anderson

Kayne Anderson Real Estate (KA Real Estate) is a leading real estate private equity investor in medical office, seniors housing, off-campus student housing, and self-storage. KA Real Estate has raised dedicated real estate private equity funds totaling approximately $7 billion in commitments, investing in opportunistic equity, core returns, and real estate debt. KA Real Estate is part of Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, L.P., a $31 billion alternative investment management firm (AUM as of 9/30/19) with more than 30 years of successful experience in the real estate, energy, credit, and growth capital sectors.