SCI sinks cash into Sun Belt investments

Targets metro areas with 'robust growth'

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SCI Real Estate Investments this week announced it has acquired three properties in multiple states for undisclosed amounts. The properties, which include residential and retail space, total more than 1 million square feet and are located in Texas, South Carolina and Arizona. Among the assets are: Estancia Townhomes, a 207-unit, luxury apartment-home community located in Dallas, Texas. The property features two-, three- and four-bedroom units with two-car garages and gated entries. Community amenities include a pool, athletic center, large patios and balconies. Verdae Village, a 241,548-square foot grocery-anchored shopping center located in Greenville, S.C. Credit tenants include Super BI-LO Supermarket, Stein Mart, Office Depot, The Olive Garden, Burger King and Arby's. Gateway on Apache, a 400-unit/684-bed luxury student apartment community located in Tempe, Ariz., which serves the students of Arizona State University. Property amenities include a pool with spa and clu...