Insights

News & views of the industry we love

Retail Enjoying a Resurgence

Retail Trends

So much for talk of a “retail apocalypse.” The surprising truth is we’re actually seeing a brick-and-mortar retail...
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5 Things to Consider When Planning This Year's Real Estate Goals

Commercial Real Estate Trends

From interest rates to technology, here are 5 things to consider when planning your 2019 commercial real estate goals.
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Our Top 5 Blogs of 2018

Commercial Real Estate Development Process

We take a look back at our top-5 most read blog posts of 2018.
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The Impact of Off-Site Improvements on Your Development

Commercial Real Estate Development Process

Let’s take a quick look at the impact of off-site improvements on your development.
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Rising Rates and the Impact on CRE

Economic Trends

After the Great Recession, the Fed has tightened monetary policy. The question is: How will this impact commercial real...
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Using Special Inspections to Ensure Quality Construction

Commercial Real Estate Development Process

Special Inspections can significantly improve efficiency, reduce rework, and ensure quality construction.
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7 Common Due Diligence Mistakes

Commercial Real Estate Development Process

When working with a commercial developer, it’s important to know due diligence is being done, and being done right.
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Breaking Down a Build to Suit Lease

Build to Suit

A build to suit lease has various definitions. The simplest being any lease that references some construction to meet...
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You’re on the Hook: The Value of a Phase I Site Assessment

Commercial Real Estate Development Process

Whether it was discovered before or not, if you own a property with environmental contamination, you are responsible so...
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Barter & Shake Bringing Another New Concept to Arcadia

Phoenix

SimonCRE, the owner of the 4,431-square-foot property in Phoenix, AZ, will redevelop the property for a new concept...
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The 7 F's of Retail Today

Retail Trends

These 7 F's of retail are and will continue playing a huge role in the evolution of retail.
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National vs Local vs Regional: What Distinguishes Developers

Finding a Developer

Let’s take a closer look at what distinguishes each of these types of commercial developers.
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