Fri 09/ 30/ 11

Four on Friday: Jeff DeHart

By |2011-09-30T08:07:46+00:00September 30th, 2011|

Meet Jeff DeHart, a partner at SJ Collins Enterprises, a retail development company focused in the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic.  Jeff acts as the primary asset manager and managing member of the company’s various projects. Jeff’s previous experience includes time at his own firms, six years at Collins/Goodman Development and eight years with the Portman Companies. [...]

Mon 09/ 26/ 11

Charlie Brake: Lenders May Prefer Selling Notes to Foreclosing

By |2011-09-26T09:39:56+00:00September 26th, 2011|

By Sharon Poland, director of business development When Michael Bull, host of the popular “Commercial Real Estate Radio Show,” needed expert insight on the various legal issues facing commercial real estate, he called Hartman Simons’ Charlie Brake. Brake’s appearance on Bull’s show aired Saturday in Atlanta on Biz 1190 at 10 a.m. EST and on [...]

Fri 09/ 23/ 11

Four CRE Conferences on Friday

By |2011-09-23T08:23:51+00:00September 23rd, 2011|

Fall is a busy time for commercial real estate folks! We picked FOUR of the best conventions and conferences that Hartman Simons attorneys will attend, both near and far, to learn, teach and network. Learn more about these events below — and hopefully we’ll see you there! 1. CoreNet Global Summit, Atlanta 2011     Nov. 6-8, [...]

Wed 09/ 21/ 11

Join me for the Landlord-Tenant Law Seminar in Atlanta

By |2011-09-21T10:28:45+00:00September 21st, 2011|

By Sharon Poland, director of business development If you’re interested in learning the essentials in landlord-tenant law, or need a refresher course, check out this seminar in Atlanta tomorrow. Titled “Landlord Tenant Law: Leases, Evictions, Litigations & Settlements,” this seminar is great for anyone in the real estate industry. Hartman Simons partner Benno Rothschild is [...]

Fri 09/ 16/ 11

Four Atlanta Mayors on Friday

By |2011-09-16T08:38:57+00:00September 16th, 2011|

What are your views on the proposed transportation tax? Any chance of it passing? Should it pass? Would it make a difference? These are just a few of the questions Pulitzer Prize-winning writer and journalist Douglas Blackmon asked Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and former mayors Sam Massell, Andrew Young and Bill Campbell on Sept. 12. [...]

Tue 09/ 13/ 11

The Art of Landing – and Keeping – Clients and Customers

By |2011-09-13T08:23:32+00:00September 13th, 2011|

By Summey Orr, partner, Hartman Simons So, you’re part of the commercial real estate world and you want to do a better job attracting and retaining clients and customers. From what I’ve observed in my 25 years of practicing law and providing services for the real estate industry, a number of different behaviors will help [...]

Fri 09/ 9/ 11

Four on Friday: Bob Peterson

By |2011-09-09T10:17:52+00:00September 9th, 2011|

On Tuesday, Atlanta-based Carter - a national leader in project development, commercial real estate services and investments - announced Cassidy Turley had acquired its brokerage and property management businesses.  This is a momentous event in the storied 53 year history of Carter who was founded as Atlanta’s first pure commercial brokerage company in 1958 and [...]

Tue 09/ 6/ 11

Hartman Simons helps AmREIT Secure Atlanta Corner

By |2011-09-06T07:21:56+00:00September 6th, 2011|

By Peter Hartman, partner, Hartman Simons Around every Atlanta corner is another grocery store, coffee shop and restaurant. Can we call any of these Irreplaceable Corners™? Absolutely. This summer AmREIT, a retail real estate company, known to many as The Irreplaceable Corner™ Company, entered the Atlanta market and added two properties to its portfolio: Alpharetta [...]

Fri 09/ 2/ 11

Four on Friday: Charles Elrod

By |2011-09-02T07:58:16+00:00September 2nd, 2011|

Two months after joining Hartman Simons, associate Charles Elrod agreed to answer four questions so we can get to know the firm’s newest addition a bit better.  Elrod, who came from Miller & Martin, will work with Amanda Buckley in the corporate practice area. Elrod was attracted to Hartman Simons in large part because of [...]