Manage Your Investment Expectations!

Manage Your Investment Expectations!

In this article, Allen Buchanan, principal and commercial real estate broker at Lee & Associates, Orange, CA, lays out how to tell if your expectations for your commercial investment property are in line with reality. The occupancy rates are very high right now...

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LA City Council Approves The Hollywood Palladium Towers

LA City Council Approves The Hollywood Palladium Towers

The Los Angeles City Council voted March 22 on the fate of the Hollywood Palladium Towers project proposed by developer Crescent Heights. Despite protests by The AIDS Healthcare Foundation, which is located nearby, the Council voted unanimously to approve the project...

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Connected Public Spaces Are Here!

Connected Public Spaces Are Here!

It's happening...public spaces are getting more and more connected. It's not enough to have 4g everywhere and a Starbucks on every corner. Now we are seeing such things as solar powered public charging benches and pay phones that are transformed into super fast hot...

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Retail Is Hot If You Know How To Position The Space

Retail Is Hot If You Know How To Position The Space

The retail commercial investment market is nearing it's peak activity. However it is not enough to simply buy shopping centers without a plan on how to work with the space and neighborhood. Neighborhoods are always changing and evolving. Always make sure you have a...

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Industrial Sector Improved…Still room For More.

Industrial Sector Improved…Still room For More.

23 quarters of reduction in the availability rate in the industrial sector has resulted in 9.4% availability. This ties it with the multi-family market. The 4th quarter of 2015 saw 130 million sq. ft. under development with half of that total pre-leased. This has...

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