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AutoNation Luxury Imports, LTD Announces Sale of Retail Property

DALLAS, November 9, 2016 – JLL announced today the firm successfully brokered the sale of the 96,557-square-foot, former John Roberts BMW retail property to Leo Griggs on behalf of AutoNation Luxury Imports, LTD. The property is located at 2536 Forest Lane in Dallas, Texas in the southeast quadrant of Interstate 35E and Loop 635.

JLL Managing Director Clay Smith, Executive Vice President Mark Newman, and Associate Katie Carlisle negotiated the sale on behalf of the seller. Mark Adame with Joe Adame & Associates, Inc. represented the buyer.

"We felt this was a great opportunity for an investor to acquire a highly visible property," said Newman. "This is an appealing, high-traffic location with tremendous upside. We're glad to have played a role."

The sale includes the 6.23 acres on which the property is located.

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