Why Millennials Should Embrace CRE Investments

  • August 23, 2016
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By Whitney Bourgeois, Associate Advisor
This post was originally published on the SVN | Graham, Langlois & Legendre blog.  In my first couple of months working here at SVN | Graham, Langlois & Legendre (SVN GLL), my mentors and colleagues introduced me to the many sides of commercial real estate (CRE). Each facet of CRE holds its own individualized characteristics
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An Advisor’s Take on ICSC: Noticing the SVN Difference

  • July 14, 2016
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By Taylor Gibbons, Associate Advisor and Director of Operations at SVN | Cornerstone
Experiencing the SVN Difference at ICSC in Las Vegas Walls, doors, whispering and winks. All of these were present at this year’s ICSC convention. Not that these are in and of themselves bad, but it was these differences that I noticed between our SVN booth and most others. Our SVN booth was not the biggest, definitely
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SVN Restaurant Resource Group Gears Up for 2016

  • February 18, 2016
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By Christian Peppler, Advisor at SVN | Chicago Commercial
Focusing on Mixed-Use Property, SVN Restaurant Resource Group Starts the Year with New Goals in Mind After a record-setting year of sales and leasing volume, the SVN Restaurant Resource Group is heading into 2016 with refined focus on mixed-use assets. The team has identified 25 ‘high-opportunity’ retail corridors in Chicago and nearby transportation oriented suburbs. Why Mixed-Use? Mixed-use properties
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Millennials Perspective on the CRE Dinosaur

  • November 19, 2015
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By Kathryn Juneau
Millennials and CRE The current CRE workforce is aging and it’s important to not only recruit young talent, but to listen to what they have to say about the current state of our industry. The oldest Millennials, also called Generation Y (those born 1980 to 2000), are now 35 years-old, and in five years many of them
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Sperry Van Ness International Corporation is pleased to congratulate Frances P. Eldridge of SVN-RICORE in Cincinnati, Ohio on her recent achievement of the Certified Property Manager (CPM) Designation. As Vice President of Property Management, Eldridge is also a member of CREW Greater Cincinnati and serves on the Community Service & Outreach committees. She has 17 years of professional experience
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5 Key Retail Market Insights from ICSC’s RECon 2015

  • June 8, 2015
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By Julia Taibl, Marketing & Operations Intern
What are the major retail market trends driving today’s real estate economy? That is a huge question, but luckily SVN’s Shari Tucker-Gasser has some answers. As the National Council Chair of Multi-Tenant Retail for Sperry Van Ness, LLC, Tucker-Gasser shared some of her expert retail market insights with GlobeSt.com at this year’s RECon in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Retail Market
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Racing to the Finish Line with Your NNN Investment

  • May 27, 2015
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By Francis Rentz
It is Thoroughbred racing season, one of my favorite times of the year. It was a great Kentucky Derby and Preakness with the favorite, American Pharaoh, prevailing down the stretch for both races. There are some real similarities between horse racing and commercial real estate investing. In the next few paragraphs, I’ll talk about horse
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Invest Like the Big Dogs by Carlton Dean

  • April 27, 2015
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Strategies for Small to Medium Size CRE Investments and Portfolio Growth One of the niches that Sperry Van Ness®  advisors typically focus on is being very active in the investment property sale market for assets within the $1,000,000 – $10,000,000 range. Of course, we have talented advisors who regularly complete larger, institutional, >$100MM size deals in the larger cities and core markets, but
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2014 SVN Specialty Award Winners

  • March 4, 2015
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Congratulations to all of the SVN Specialty Award winners who were recognized for their outstanding efforts in 2014 during the Awards Banquet at last week’s National Conference in Orlando. We appreciate all that you’ve done over the past year as a part of the Sperry Van Ness organization and in your communities, and are proud
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This week, we turn the spotlight on Sperry Van  Ness/Percival Partners with offices in Charlotte, North Carolina. What has been your strategy for growing your firm and also your market area? Like many firms across the country, we contracted during that little downward cycle we experienced a few years ago. As activity has become much more
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This week, our 5 for Friday features Cooper Stetson, Senior Advisor with Sperry Van Ness Florida Commercial Real Estate Advisors based out of Jupiter, Florida. 1. What is your geographic market and product specialty? My geographic market extends from West Palm Beach to Port Saint Lucie, Florida. My product specialties include sales and leasing of Office, Industrial, Multifamily and
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Understand Your Lease, Avoid Unexpected Expenses

  • August 25, 2014
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By Lock Richards, Managing Director, Sperry Van Ness | Highland Commercial
It is not uncommon for our office to receive phone calls from commercial tenants whose leases are nearing expiration and who feel they did not get what they bargained for when they originally signed their lease. Often, these tenants incurred significant unexpected charges or expenses during their lease term, which soured their relationship with their
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