Matt McAllister, Chris Metzger, Rick Etner, and Christopher Thomson Represented Building Owner Black Creek Group in the Lease of the ±25,300-Square-Foot Warehouse and Distribution Center
POMPANO BEACH, FL, March 23, 2022 — Cushman & Wakefield’s South Florida Industrial Team negotiated a full-building lease with BayWa r.e. Solar Systems, LLC at Pompano Industrial Center on behalf of building owner Black Creek Group.
The Cushman & Wakefield team of Matt McAllister, Chris Metzger, Rick Etner, and Christopher Thomson represented Denver-based Black Creek Group in the lease negotiations. Skylar Stein, Wayne Ramoski, and Gian Rodriguez in Cushman & Wakefield’s Miami office represented BayWa.
Santa Fe, NM-based BayWa r.e. Solar Systems LLC is a leading U.S. distributor of solar and energy storage components and systems. The company serves local, independent installers by offering best-in-class photovoltaic products, forecasting, consulting, and customer support. BayWa r.e. Solar Systems LLC is a subsidiary of BayWa AG, a German retail and agribusiness conglomerate based in Munich.
The lease represents BayWa’s entry in the South Florida market. The company will utilize the space at Pompano Industrial Center for warehouse, distribution, and administrative purposes. BayWa moved into the building on March 1.
Pompano Industrial Center features ±5,489 square feet of office space, six dock-high doors, one drive-in door, 18-foot ceiling heights, 30-foot by 34-foot column spacing, and ESFR (Early Suppression, Fast Response) fire safety system. The building’s location at 2151 Blount Road provides exceptional access to both Interstate 95 and Florida’s Turnpike.
“Pompano Industrial Center is ideally located for BayWa’s warehouse and distribution needs,” said McAllister. “The facility’s position offers the shortest drive to both I-95 and Florida’s Turnpike in Broward County, providing efficient routing to customers in the local market and beyond.”
The seven-member South Florida Industrial team led by Metzger, Etner, and Thomson negotiated just over 17 million square feet of sale and lease transactions valued at more than $593 million in 2021. For more information, please visit www.southfloridaindustrialteam.com.
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