NEW YORK CITY — Meridian Investment Sales has brokered the $22.5 million sale of three contiguous mixed-use buildings in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn. Located at 119-123 Kent Avenue, the buildings contain 17 fully renovated residential apartment units and three ground-floor retail units. David Schechtman, Lipa Lieberman and Abie Kassin of Meridian represented the undisclosed seller in the transaction. The buyer was a private family via a 1031 exchange. Meridian also arranged $12 million in financing for the acquisition with a local savings bank.