First Industrial gains SoCal warehouse

Specialty packaging firm to retain occupancy

Grubb & Ellis represented First Industrial Realty Inc., a Chicago-based REIT, in the purchase of a 116,000-square-foot industrial building in the City of Industry. The value of the sale-leaseback transaction was valued at $5.4 million. The single-story, concrete tilt-up manufacturing facility, which is located at 333 Turnbull Canyon Road, was sold and leased back by Saint-Gobain Calmar Inc., a specialty packaging firm. The company has been in the building since it was built in 1962. Kevin Shannon, Scott Schumacher and Michael Moore of Grubb & Ellis' South Bay office and Jim Center and Chalvis Evans of the firm's San Gabriel Valley office represented the buyer and the seller in the transaction. Grubb & Ellis Co. is a provider of integrated real estate services. *** Send a Letter to the Editor for publication.Send a comment or news tip to our newsroom. Please include the headline of the story....