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lake-whitney-professional-parkMiller Construction Company has launched construction of the 43,264- square-foot third phase of Lake Whitney Medical and Professional Campus in St. Lucie West for owner Willard Development.

Construction of two mirror-image office buildings at 291 and 293 N.W. Peacock Boulevard is underway within the 15-acre lakefront business campus. The two-story, reinforced concrete and structural steel buildings will each provide 21,632 square feet of space.

Completion is scheduled for December, according to Miller Construction Company Sr. Vice President Brian Sudduth.

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Tom Robertson

Geared for healthcare and professional office uses, suites ranging from 1,133 square feet are available, with Tom Robertson, principal of CRE Florida Partners and Rauch, Lupo, Robertson & Co., handling the leasing.  Robertson has been representing the Lake Whitney property since 2006.

Lake Whitney Medical and Professional Campus’ first two phases are fully occupied by companies including WellMed, Kindred Health Care, Nurse on Call, Spine and Sport Rehab Institute, the Florida Department of Education and E/G of Florida Insurance and Risk Management. Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) has leased one of the two buildings currently under construction, for physician offices and medical specialty services.Geared for healthcare and professional office uses, suites ranging from 1,133 square feet are available, with Tom Robertson, principal of CRE Florida Partners and Rauch, Lupo, Robertson & Co., handling the leasing.  Robertson has been representing the Lake Whitney property since 2006.

Located in the heart of St. Lucie West’s retail, restaurant and entertainment district, the business campus offers direct access to and from St. Lucie West Boulevard, I-95 and Florida’s Turnpike. The site is close to Martin Health System’s Tradition Medical Center, Lawnwood Regional Medical Center and Heart Institute and St. Lucie Medical Center.

In June, Nashville, Tennessee-based Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), a for-profit operator of health care facilities and largest such operator in the world, and Brookdale Corp., which merged with “Nurse On Call,” which provides home healthcare solutions through skilled nursing and rehabilitation. announced leases at the new, state-of-the-art, medical buildings.

LakeWhitneyPhaseIII - Side ViewNashville, Tennessee-based Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) (NYSE: HCA), a for-profit operator of health care facilities and largest such operator in the world, announced that it has leased a new, state-of-the-art, medical buildings at Lake Whitney Medical and Professional Park, located at 291 NW Peacock Blvd. in Port St. Lucie West, within Lake Whitney Medical and Professional Campus.

The Campus is situated on over 15 lake-front acres in the heart of St. Lucie West’s retail, restaurant and entertainment district. The new location will help HCA service its clients in St. Lucie County. The 22,700-square-foot space will be split between primary care doctors and specialty services such as OB-GYN and cosmetic surgery.

Tom Robertson

Tom Robertson

Tom Robertson, principal of CRE Florida Partners and Rauch, Lupo, Robertson & Co., represented the landlord in the deal. J. Forbes, CCIM with Barron and Associates represented HCA.

Brookdale Corp. (NYSE: BKD), also leased 11,351 square feet at Lake Whitney Medical and Professional Park, representing an expansion of its facilities.  Brookdale Corp., which merged with “Nurse On Call,” provides home healthcare solutions through skilled nursing and rehabilitation.  Brookdale Corp., with nearly 50,000 associates and more than 600 retirement communities, is the largest owner and operator of senior living communities throughout the United States.

Robertson represented the landlord while Brian Lightle with LBR Inc. represented the tenant in the deal.

Robertson commented, “We see a trend of national companies returning to St. Lucie County, especially with the appeal of Lake Whitney Office/Medical Park in the St. Lucie West market.”

The 20-acre, 165,000-square-foot medical office campus offers ideal live/work amenities including superb highway access, retail amenities within walking distance and luxurious residential communities coupled with top quality office space.

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The campus’ two newest buildings front Peacock Blvd and are just minutes from Exit #121 on I-95, near the NY Mets Training Facility. The two new buildings are currently under construction and should be operational in January 2016.

Michael Rauch, President of Rauch, Lupo Robertson & Co. and CRE Florida Partners commented, “These two new lease transactions represent a significant commitment for both HCA and Nurse on Call and clearly demonstrates the confidence that these and other companies are making in the medical industry in an improving local market.”

Robertson has been representing the Lake Whitney property since 2006.

CRE Rauch Lupo Robertson, a CRE Florida Partners Company, has been appointed exclusive leasing and sales agent for the Lake Whitney Professional Park in St. Lucie West, Florida.

The 211,000 square foot medical and professional office campus is located close to Interstate I-95, East on Exit 121. The complex houses 15 one- and two-story office buildings as well as individual office suites.

In addition, CRE Rauch Lupo Robertson will also market a 4-acre land parcel adjacent to the complex zoned for hotel, assisted living facility, and medical surgery center for sale or development.

“The complex offers tenants a variety of office solutions in an attractive environment,” said Tom Robertson, Senior Managing Partner. “The medical campus-style office park is well located for tenants to access I-95 and the Turnpike as well as major hospitals in the area, including the New Martin Memorial Hospital site at the Traditions Florida Center For Innovation and Lawnwood Regional Hospital.”

Tom Robertson was instrumental in the sale of two 9,000 square foot buildings on the site for approximately $4 million and the leasing of over 45,000 square feet of medical office space at the complex.