Tower Transactions

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Top Wireless-Tower Companies in U.S.

Rank Tower Company Number of Towers
1 American Tower 40,444
2 Crown Castle 40,364
3 SBA Communications 18,237
4 AT&T Towers 5,028
5 U.S. Cellular 4,281
6 T-Mobile USA Towers 2,158
7 Clear Channel  Vertical Real Estate 1,287
8 Diamond Communications 1,137
9 Subcarrier Communications 1,129
10 TowerCo 1,021

 

Recent Tower Transactions

2016: Vertical Bridge adds over 1,000 sites signing a five-year deal with The RMR Group.

2016: TowerCo Sells Grain 253 Towers, 95 Other Assets for $244 Million

2016
: Vertical Bridge has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 275 sites from General Communication Inc.’s wholly owned subsidiary, Alaska Wireless Network and to provide build to suit services to Alaska Wireless Network for the next 5 years for $91M.

2016: American Tower has added 39 towers to their portfolio.

2015: Vertical Bridge has completed the acquisition of nearly 200 radio broadcast towers from Alpha Media for undisclosed amount.

2015: SBA Communications acquires 130 towers from Torresec for undisclosed amount.

2015: Phoenix Tower acquires 190 towers from Amzak/Teletower for undisclosed amount.

2015: Highline do Brasil buys 125 towers from Algar Telecom for $16 million.

2015: Phoenix Tower acquires 529 towers from T4U for undisclosed amount.

April 1, 2015: InSite Wireless buys 294 tower sites from CTI towers for undisclosed amount.

March 20, 2015: CiG Wireless sells over 200 tower sites to Vertical Bridge for $143 million.

February 5, 2015: American Tower purchases Verizon portfolio for approximately $5 billion.

2014: American Tower buys 6,480 towers from TIM for $1.2 billion.

2014: Phoenix Tower acquires 60 towers from American Tower for undisclosed amount.

2014: American Tower acquires 4,630 towers from BR Towers for $978 million.

2014: SBA Communications buys 1,641 towers from Oi for $527 million.

December 11, 2014: 
Vertical Bridge purchases select portfolio of radio towers from iHeartMedia for $400 million.

December 4, 2014: U.S. Cellular sells 595 towers to Vertical Bridge for $159 million.

April 7, 2014: American Tower purchases approximately 60 tall broadcast towers from Richland Towers for $350 million.

October 20, 2013: Crown Castle purchases approximately 9,700 AT&T towers for $4.85 billion.

September 23, 2013: AT&T completed the acquisition of Alltel’s assets for $780 million.

September 6, 2013: American Tower Corporation acquires Global Tower Partners for $3.3 billion.

January 25, 2013: AT&T purchases 700 MHz of spectrum from Verizon Wireless for $1.9 billion.

September 28, 2012: Crown Castle purchases the rights to 7,200 T-Mobile towers for $2.4 billion.

 

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