NEW YORK CITY — Savanna has purchased a 12-story, 144,500-square-foot office and retail building located at 31 W. 27th St. in Manhattan’s NoMad District for an undisclosed price. Originally constructed in 1910, the building features 11,578-square-foot open floorplates, 12-foot to 16-foot barrel-arched ceilings and abundant natural light. Savanna plans to implement a comprehensive capital improvement plan at the property. The scope of the plan includes renovations of the lobby, building systems, façade, roofs and sidewalk vault, as well as the reposition and renovation of the retail storefront. Will Silverman, Paul Gillen and Daniel Parker of Hodges Ward Elliott represented the undisclosed seller in the transaction. Aareal Capital Corp., a subsidiary of Germany-based Aareal Bank AG, provided acquisition financing. Lawrence Britvan, Matt Jacobs and Michael Straw, also of Hodges Ward Elliott, arranged the financing for Savanna.