Wed 10/ 31/ 12

The Wednesday Wrap: Oct. 31, 2012

By |2012-10-31T09:03:00+00:00October 31st, 2012|

Each Wednesday, The Wrap presents a compilation of recent noteworthy commercial real estate stories from a variety of publications. Below are five stories that caught our eyes in recent days. • “Hurricane Delays Nearly $3 Billion of Commercial Mortgage Bonds” by Al Yoon of The Wall Street Journal. Wall Street dealers delayed pricings of almost [...]

Tue 10/ 30/ 12

America SCORES Atlanta to Host an Evening of “Inspired Art”

By |2012-10-30T09:47:32+00:00October 30th, 2012|

Poetry and soccer may seem like an unusual combination, but not for America SCORES Atlanta, a free afterschool program addressing illiteracy and obesity on the southwest side of the city. Inspired Art, an annual fundraiser for the organization, will be held on Thursday, Nov. 8, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Alston + Bird’s [...]

Fri 10/ 26/ 12

Four on Friday: College Application Night at Westlake High School

By |2012-10-26T08:21:12+00:00October 26th, 2012|

At Hartman Simons, we are big believers in giving back to the community. We are especially excited about an upcoming chance to help the seniors of Westlake High School prepare to go to college. College Application Night, organized by the Atlanta Association of Legal Administrators (AALA), will take place at the school from 6:30 p.m. [...]

Wed 10/ 24/ 12

The Wednesday Wrap: Oct. 24, 2012

By |2012-10-24T10:20:01+00:00October 24th, 2012|

Each Wednesday, The Wrap presents a compilation of recent noteworthy commercial real estate stories from a variety of publications. Below are five stories that caught our eyes in recent days. • “U.S. Retail Sales Increase for Third Straight Month” by Tim Trainor of CoStar. Recent economic reports are showing more signs of a gradual economic [...]

Fri 10/ 19/ 12

Four on Friday: Charlie Hendon of Hendon Properties

By |2012-10-19T09:36:24+00:00October 19th, 2012|

The president of Hendon Properties, retail developer Charlie Hendon is known throughout the commercial real estate industry as a serious music fan. In fact, his Hendon Rocks party, typically held during the ICSC’s annual national convention in Las Vegas, has become one of the retail real estate sector’s most well-known events. In the past, members [...]

Wed 10/ 17/ 12

The Wednesday Wrap: Oct. 17, 2012

By |2012-10-17T10:13:58+00:00October 17th, 2012|

Each Wednesday, The Wrap presents a compilation of recent noteworthy commercial real estate stories from a variety of publications. Below are five stories that caught our eyes in recent days. • “Trouble in the Heartland? Rapid Rise in Farmland Values Poses Risk for Investors and Ag Lenders Alike” by Mark Heschmeyer of CoStar. Farmland has [...]

Fri 10/ 12/ 12

Four on Friday: Peter Hartman on the 2012 ICSC Southeast Conference

By |2012-10-12T10:23:26+00:00October 12th, 2012|

It’s been busy week for us here at Hartman Simons. After our firm co-sponsored the annual fundraiser for the ICSC Georgia Political Action on Tuesday, many of our attorneys spent the following days at the annual ICSC Southeast Conference, held at the Cobb Galleria Centre. Two of our lawyers – Bob Simons and Benno Rothschild [...]

Wed 10/ 10/ 12

The Wednesday Wrap: Oct. 10, 2012

By |2012-10-10T15:31:38+00:00October 10th, 2012|

Each Wednesday, The Wrap presents a compilation of recent noteworthy commercial real estate stories from a variety of publications. Below are five stories that caught our eyes in recent days. • “Apartment Performance Slowed in Q3” by Carisa Chappell of REIT.com. Momentum in the apartment sector is slowing, and the office and retail sectors are [...]

Fri 10/ 5/ 12

Four on Friday: Duke Long of The Duke Long Agency

By |2012-10-05T11:42:18+00:00October 5th, 2012|

Broker Duke Long, owner of The Duke Long Agency in Indianapolis, has one of the commercial real estate industry’s most visible online presences. On his website – which bears the tagline “Commercial Real Estate with a Little Attitude” – and in his Twitter feed, he offers an often acerbic take on the sector. He also [...]