Wed 05/ 30/ 12

The Wednesday Wrap: May 30, 2012 (with video)

By |2012-05-30T12:02:56+00:00May 30th, 2012|

Each Wednesday, The Wrap presents a compilation of recent noteworthy commercial real estate stories from a variety of publications. Below are five items that caught our eyes in recent days. You'll notice a heavy emphasis on pieces from the 2012 ICSC RECon conference and trade show, which concludes today. • RECon 2012: A Return to [...]

Fri 05/ 25/ 12

Four on Friday: Summey Orr on ICSC RECon 2012

By |2012-05-25T08:46:06+00:00May 25th, 2012|

This week, more than 30,000 members of the retail real estate sector gathered in Las Vegas for the International Council of Shopping Centers’ annual RECon 2012 conference and trade show. Many of our own attorneys were there, and we got a chance to speak with Managing Partner Summey Orr about the show, the mood of [...]

Wed 05/ 23/ 12

The Wednesday Wrap: May 23, 2012 (with video)

By |2012-05-23T14:06:49+00:00May 23rd, 2012|

Each Wednesday, The Wrap presents a compilation of recent noteworthy commercial real estate stories from a variety of publications. Below are five items that caught our eyes in recent days. You'll notice a heavy emphasis on pieces from the 2012 ICSC RECon conference and trade show, which concludes today. • "Retail Industry is Optimistic, But [...]

Mon 05/ 21/ 12

News Release from Hartman Simons: Retail Real Estate Set for Rebound

By |2012-05-21T09:38:50+00:00May 21st, 2012|

Commercial real estate law firm Hartman Simons seeing 10 times more leasing activity than a year ag. LAS VEGAS, May 21, 2012  -- Fueled by luxury retailers and discount retailers such as dollar stores, the retail real estate sector is poised to experience increased leasing and improving fundamentals in the second half of 2012. That's [...]

Fri 05/ 18/ 12

Four on Friday: Peter Hartman

By |2012-05-18T11:57:59+00:00May 18th, 2012|

This weekend marks the start of the retail real estate sector’s premier event: the International Council of Shopping Centers’ (ICSC) annual RECon trade show and conference in Las Vegas. Lots of our attorneys will be traveling to the show, and we’re especially looking forward to our party this Sunday night, May 20, at the House [...]

Wed 05/ 16/ 12

The Wednesday Wrap: May 16, 2012 (with video)

By |2012-05-16T10:10:20+00:00May 16th, 2012|

Each Wednesday, The Wrap presents a compilation of recent noteworthy commercial real estate stories from a variety of publications. Here are five items that caught our eyes in recent days: • “Slip In First Quarter Warehouse Demand Tied to Slowing U.S. Economy” by Randyl Drummer of CoStar.com. The first quarter of 2012 brought both some good [...]

Fri 05/ 11/ 12

Four on Friday: Matt Valley of France Media

By |2012-05-11T12:03:03+00:00May 11th, 2012|

As the editorial director of France Media's regional commercial real estate magazines and a journalist who has been covering the industry for nearly 20 years, Matt Valley possesses keen insight into today's marketplace. We recently got a chance to talk with him about his duties with some of the industry's most prominent publications and get [...]

Wed 05/ 9/ 12

The Wednesday Wrap: May 9, 2012

By |2012-05-09T13:44:17+00:00May 9th, 2012|

• “Are Suburban Office Markets Making a Comeback?” – by Victor Calanog for National Real Estate Investor. Over the past 15 months, the amount of occupied suburban office space has increased by 17.2 million square feet, while the amount of occupied office space in central business districts (CBDs) has risen by 8.8 million square feet. [...]

Fri 05/ 4/ 12

Four on Friday: Amanda Buckley, Hartman Simons Attorney

By |2012-05-04T10:08:30+00:00May 4th, 2012|

This Friday morning, we’re taking some time to get to better know one of our own attorneys. Amanda Buckley successfully juggles the challenges of a successful legal career with the challenges of raising her four-year-old daughter Emma. We recently got a chance to talk with Amanda about how she maintains that balancing act – and [...]

Wed 05/ 2/ 12

The Wednesday Wrap: May 2, 2012

By |2012-05-02T10:47:40+00:00May 2nd, 2012|

Each Wednesday, The Wrap presents a compilation of recent noteworthy commercial real estate stories from a variety of publications. Here are five stories that caught our eyes in recent days: • “Office Market Nears Rent Growth Tipping Point” – by Randyl Drummer of CoStar.com. After years of sluggish performances, U.S. office markets could finally be [...]