Anchor Health Properties, a development, management, leasing and investments platform focused on medical office projects across the U.S., recently opened its first office in the western U.S. In conjunction with this opening, Anchor announced the acquisition of an 82,000-square-foot medical office building in San Diego, Calif., adjacent to the campus of the Sharp Grossmont Hospital. The investment, known as the Fletcher Medical Office Building, features anchor tenancy sponsored by Sharp Healthcare and United Healthcare Group.

Mervyn Alphonso is leading the launch of Anchor’s operational efforts in San Diego and in the region. Anchor anticipates pursuing additional acquisitions, development and management opportunities in the region over time.