Grapnel Properties LLC paid $1.7 million to Robert and Brian Chittenden's Commerce Park Properties Inc. on Dec. 31 for 12951 University Ave. in Clive.

Lithia Real Estate Inc. paid $2.6 million to Ramsey Development Co. on Dec. 27 for 9631 Hickman Road in Urbandale. Read a related story atBusinessRecord.com.
 
East Village Tower Partners LLC paid $1.32 million on Dec. 26 to L.B.A. 60 Inc. for the former Heather Manor at 600 E. Fifth St. in Des Moines. Read a related story at BusinessRecord.com.

Southgate Station LLC of Cincinnati paid $9.72 million to Gateway Van Buren Inc. of California on Dec. 20 for the Southgate Shopping Center at 3221 S.E. 14th St. in Des Moines.

MDM Equity LLC paid $5.79 million to Hurd Quality LLC on Dec. 19 for a shopping center at 1271 Eighth St. in West Des Moines.