Colliers represents Henry Kuznik Trust in the sale of ±30.7 acres to an affiliate of the Aventon Companies

April 17, 2023

Markus Kastenholz, CCIM, CPA of Colliers |South Carolina represented the Henry Kuznik Trust in the $5.1 million sale of ±30.7 acres in Charleston County to an affiliate of the Aventon Companies.

The Henry Kuznik Trust was established by Mr. Kuznik to monetize his real estate portfolio and donate all proceeds to a charitable foundation to support various local causes.

Markus Kastenholz, CCIM CPA

“This land was one of Mr. Kuznik’s prized real estate holdings,” said Kastenholz, Vice President with Colliers | South Carolina. “He spent his career developing high-quality real estate projects and would be proud of the transformation of this site into such an attractive community. We determined the best use for the property and negotiated a beneficial transaction between the seller and buyer.”

The land is located near the intersection of Bees Ferry Road and Main Road in West Ashley and will be developed by the Aventon Companies into a 394-unit, Class A, fully amenitized apartment community.

“Charleston’s continued growth has propelled this location to the top of the list for a Class A apartment community,” said Ron Perera, Senior Managing Director at the Aventon Companies. “Our team worked closely with Colliers throughout the transaction and Markus’s knowledge of the market was extremely helpful.”

Kastenholz is part of Colliers’ investment sales team, specializing in the sale of investment properties in South Carolina as well as nationally.


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