Insights

News & views of the industry we love

How Much Can You Really Improve?

Advice

Personal insights from CEO Joshua Simon on debunking the idea that we can only improve so much. But there are no limits...
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Are Grocers No Longer Immune to E-commerce?

Retail Trends

Until now, brick and mortar grocers have seemed immune to the threat of e-commerce, but are new retail models changing...
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Physical vs Online: Which is right for retailers?

Retail Trends

Retail's evolution has created more competition than before, and we’re seeing a digital vs physical retail world. But...
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How Athletes Get it Right

Advice

Personal insights from CEO Joshua Simon on how athletes train, workout, and analyze their performance. The same applies...
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Why Some Retailers are Flourishing and Others are Floundering

Commercial Real Estate Trends

Some retailers are shuttering stores, yet there are a number of expanding retailers who are thriving in today's...
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Could Repeal of 1031 Cause Another Recession?

Section 1031

Section 1031 exchanges have been on the chopping block for years, but legislators need to take a look at the...
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3 Key Factors Affecting Retail Permitting

Commercial Real Estate Development Trends

From 2015 into 2016, we saw retail permitting and commercial development hit its stride. Since then, we've seen a bit...
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How Quitting Worked for Me

Advice

Insights from CEO Joshua Simon on how taking the right approach to quitting has been one of the keys to success.
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SimonCRE TI Series: CorePower Yoga

Tenant Expansion

SimonCRE sits down with Michael Chin of CorePower Yoga to discuss tenant expansion in Arizona, competition in Phoenix,...
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Phoenix Rising: The Rebirth of a Thriving City

Phoenix

Explore the tremendous economic, housing, and population rebound in the Phoenix market, and what it could mean for...
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Where Do Cap Rates Go From Here?

Interest Rates

There is some perception that as interest rates increase cap rates will follow suit. But what's really in store for the...
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Don't Just Set Goals - Do This Instead

Advice

Insights from CEO Joshua Simon on how setting personal goals will only get you so far. Plan out a thorough strategy to...
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