H.W. Kaufman Financial Group, a specialty insurance firm, has acquired the Cox Communications Building at 2121 Airline Drive in Metairie.
The price for the six-story, 125,000-square-foot building was not disclosed.
The building will be rebranded as the Burns & Wilcox Center and will house the Burns & Wilcox New Orleans office. Burns & Wilcox is a privately held specialty insurance wholesaler and has been in the New Orleans region for almost 30 years.
Burns & Wilcox will occupy more than 20,000 square feet in the building. Cox will keep some of the office space.