A $4.6 million fixed-rate first mortgage for Optima Center, 1770 First St., Highland Park, IL, a north shore suburb of Chicago, has been arranged by Dwinn-Shaffer & Co. The seven-story mixed-use building was originally constructed in 1988.

It contains 58,230 gross sf on a site that is leased from the City of Highland Park. Parking is provided in an attached public garage that includes exclusive use of 20 reserved parking spaces.

The loan was made to an Illinois limited partnership and placed with Aid Association for Lutherans Insurance Co. of Appleton, WI. Dwinn-Shaffer is its local correspondent and servicing agent.

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