Real Estate Transactions
|12 Months Ended|
Dec. 31, 2017
|Real Estate Transactions|
|Real Estate Transactions||
NOTE 11 – REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS
In November 2017, the Company closed on a 137,500 square foot industrial property located on 21.95 acres in New Bedford, Massachusetts. Approximately half of the available square footage is leased to a non-cannabis manufacturing company under a 5-year lease. The Company has started development of the remaining half of the building into a cannabis cultivation and processing facility which will be leased to a cannabis licensee under a 20-year lease, the term of which will start after the completion of construction.
In July 2017 the Company purchased a 22,700 square foot retail and warehouse building located on the main street of Middleborough, Massachusetts. The Company is currently constructing a 10,000 square foot retail dispensary which will be leased to the same cannabis licensee tenant of our New Bedford location, under a 20-year lease starting mid-2018.
In January 2017, the Company purchased a long-standing 180,000 square foot former manufacturing facility in Hagerstown, Maryland, which was rehabilitated by the Company into a cultivation and processing facility for a licensed cannabis tenant under a 20-year lease that started January 1, 2018.
In 2016, the Company finalized construction of two free-standing retail dispensaries, each approximately 3,400 square feet, in the cities of Anna and Harrisburg in Illinois. The facilities are leased to licensed cannabis dispensary companies under 20-year leases with 18 years remaining.
The Company leases approximately10,000 square feet of an industrial building that it has built out into a cannabis cultivation facility. This facility is subleased to a licensed cannabis company under a sub-lease which is coterminous with the Company’s lease for 10 years with 6.25 years remaining.
The Company owns a 45,070 square foot facility on 2.25 acres in Wilmington, Delaware, which was purchased in September 2016, and developed into a cannabis cultivation, processing, and dispensary facility. The facility is leased to a cannabis licensee company occupying 100% of the space under a 20-year lease with 16 years remaining.
The Company leases 4,122 square feet of retail space in a newly-built multi-use building in Lewes, Delaware. This five-year lease with a five-year option to extend the term commenced in October 2016. The Company built out the space into a cannabis dispensary which is sub-leased to the same licensed cannabis company occupying the Wilmington facility, under a five-year lease with a five-year option to extend.
The Company’s corporate office is located in Newton, Massachusetts. The space is subleased from a related party at a cost of $24,000 per year. The lease for this office will expire in July 2018.