HOMESTEAD, FLA. — Franklin Street has brokered the $9 million sale of Dixie Center, a grocery-anchored shopping center located at 30200-30394 Old Dixie Highway in Homestead, a city in Miami-Dade County. Built in 1985, the shopping center was 93 percent leased at the time of sale to tenants such as Winn-Dixie and Family Dollar. The sale includes three outparcels totaling 2.7 acres. The buyer, a private investor from Canada, financed the acquisition with a CMBS loan, which was sourced by FM Capital. Pete Crane, Greg Matus and Robert Granda of Franklin Street represented the seller, Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.-based Noble Properties. Franklin Street’s Insurance Services team arranged insurance for the buyer, which has retained Franklin Street to lease and manage the shopping center.