January 9, 1997 |
Developer Robert Voit is once again focusing on investment and development in Orange County after a 20-year hiatus. His Voit Development Co. recently purchased two multi-tenant industrial parks near Anaheim Stadium for $12.1 million. It's his first purchase here since he got wrapped up in the massive Warner Center project in Woodland Hills during the early 1970s. Voit's brokerage and property management companies have been operating here for some time.
August 28, 1996 |
In a transaction seen as breathing new life into the moribund commercial real estate business, Warner Center Corporate Park, a 343,458-square-foot office complex, has been sold for $51.5 million to CarrAmerica Realty Corp., a Washington, D.C. real estate investment trust. The sale also represents the end of an era for Robert Voit, the 56-year-old developer who transformed the face of the west San Fernando Valley by building a large chunk of the gleaming high-rise district known as Warner Center.
March 13, 1988
Scher-Voit Commercial Brokerage has opened its offices at 2415 Campus Drive, Irvine. The two principals are Lawrence M. Scher, formerly president of Business Properties Brokerage Co., Newport Beach, and Robert D. Voit, president of the Voit Cos., Woodland Hills.
March 1, 1994
Woodland Hills real estate developer Robert D. Voit said he and several partners of a joint venture that built 40 buildings in Warner Center agreed to divide up their ownership of the properties. The properties include six office towers and the Warner Center Marriott Hotel. The last of them opened three years ago. Voit said the venture partners had been discussing how to restructure the development's ownership since then. Previously, the joint venture owned the entire development.
August 8, 2000 |
Newport Beach-based Voit Development Co. acquired a $39-million industrial portfolio of five multi-tenant and three single-tenant properties in Los Angeles, Orange and Riverside counties from Fujita Corp., according to a Voit announcement. The purchase is Voit's third acquisition from Fujita in the last 15 months. The two previous acquisitions included a $38-million portfolio in March 1999 and a $125-million portfolio in December 1999.
October 17, 2000
Robert D. Voit of Woodland Hills-based Voit Cos. is stepping aside as president and turning over the day-to-day operations of the company to a new president and chief operating officer, Alan G. Epstein, the company said. Voit, who founded the company in 1971, will remain as chairman to focus on new business, according to the announcement. Epstein was most recently a senior vice president of Knowledge Universe. His background includes positions at Tooley & Co.