Lakeland-based grocer Publix Super Markets purchased the 90,000-square-foot Lakewood Walk shopping center for $26.25 million.
LOCATION: 11161, 11205, 11215, 11141, 11135 and 11255 E. State Road 70, Bradenton
PURCHASE DATE: Oct. 30
PURCHASE PRICE PER: $292 per square foot
PREVIOUS PRICE: $2.39 million, September 2006
DETAILS: Located at the corner of State Road 70 and Lakewood Ranch Boulevard, Lakewood Walk and its outparcels stretch across a total of 18.74 acres. The retail center is anchored by a 49,344-square-foot Publix supermarket and also houses SunTrust Bank, Coldwell Banker, Fifth Third Bank, Truman's Tap and Grill, Florida Blood Services and Wells Fargo Bank.
The seller, North American Properties, developed the main retail building in 2007 and the outparcels a year later.