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Is it the Right Redevelopment Opportunity?

Redevelopment

Before you start on a commercial redevelopment project, consider these guidelines to determine whether it will be as...
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How to Value a Commercial Property + Impact of the Pandemic

Acquisition

Here are various ways to reach a good estimate when it comes to underwriting during the due diligence process of buying...
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How to Convert a Retail Store into Restaurant Space

Freestanding retail building

In this type of redevelopment, (not a former restaurant use), there are some critical points to keep in mind. Here’s...
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Due Diligence Checklist for Buying Commercial Real Estate

Seller

Here’s a useful list of the main items to cover during the due diligence of a commercial real estate acquisition to...
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Tips for a More Strategic Site Selection

Commercial Real Estate Development Process

Refer to these tips for a more strategic approach to the build to suit site selection process.
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Our Top Blog Posts of 2020

Build to Suit

We take a look back at our top 5 most-read blog posts of 2020.
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Commercial Liens Part I: What to Know Before the Close

Acquisition

Here are the important facts to know for any net lease property when it comes to uncovering liens against the property...
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At Our Core: The SimonCRE Story

Seller

Reflecting on our story, our core values had been mixed into the bricks that built our beginnings and continue to...
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5 Red Flags to Check Before Closing on a Commercial Property

Acquisition

When it comes to the closing statement on a commercial real estate property, reference the following questions to be...
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What to Know About Dining Out & Cloud Kitchens Now

Commercial Real Estate Trends

With mobile ordering and even cloud kitchens now spreading across the U.S. — what does this mean for brick and mortar...
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Our Top Blog Posts of 2019

Build to Suit

We take a look back at our top 5 most-read blog posts of 2019.
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Economic Outlook: Why You Should Invest in STNL Retail Now

Investment

Here are 5 reasons why investing in a single-tenant net lease (STNL) retail building now is likely to be a less...
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