Fri 01/ 31/ 14

Four on Friday: David Burt of Village Green Properties

By |2014-01-31T10:29:42+00:00January 31st, 2014|

David Burt is one of the co-founders of Village Green Properties, a metro Atlanta-based development firm that specializes in infill residential and commercial development across the Southeast. In today’s Four on Friday, we chat with him about his firm, the vital work he’s performed in the revitalization of Hapeville, Ga. (located near Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International [...]

Wed 01/ 29/ 14

Wednesday Wrap: Jan. 29, 2014

By |2014-01-29T11:27:04+00:00January 29th, 2014|

Each Wednesday, The Wrap presents a compilation of recent noteworthy commercial real estate stories from a variety of publications. Below are links to five stories that caught our eyes in recent days. • Goodbye Building Slump? Construction Optimism Hits Five-Year High by Randyl Drummer of CoStar.   Key excerpt: “While it can't yet be described [...]

Fri 01/ 24/ 14

Four on Friday: Hugh McMahon of Tejon Ranch Co.

By |2014-01-24T08:00:00+00:00January 24th, 2014|

As an executive at Tejon Ranch Co., Hugh McMahon is involved in one of the most exciting commercial real estate projects in the state of California: the development of a 320,000-square-foot outlet retail center located at one of the busiest highway junctures in the state — where Interstate 5 and Highway 99 merge between Bakersfield [...]

Wed 01/ 22/ 14

Wednesday Wrap: Jan. 22, 2014

By |2014-01-22T08:30:00+00:00January 22nd, 2014|

Each Wednesday, The Wrap presents a compilation of recent noteworthy commercial real estate stories from a variety of publications. Below are links to five stories that caught our eyes in recent days. • Fall of REITs Puts Their Rhythms in Doubt by Robbie Whelan of The Wall Street Journal. Key excerpt: “The downturn in REIT [...]

Fri 01/ 17/ 14

Four on Friday: Hartman Simons Managing Partner Gil Burstiner

By |2014-01-17T09:16:53+00:00January 17th, 2014|

Hartman Simons was thrilled to announce that Gil Burstiner has become the managing partner of the firm. Gil replaces Summey Orr, who had held the position since 2011 and who remains with Hartman Simons as a partner. In today’s Four on Friday, we chat with Gil about his new responsibilities, his thoughts on the year [...]

Wed 01/ 15/ 14

Wednesday Wrap: Jan. 15, 2014

By |2014-01-15T11:05:56+00:00January 15th, 2014|

Each Wednesday, The Wrap presents a compilation of recent noteworthy commercial real estate stories from a variety of publications. Below are links to five stories that caught our eyes in recent days. • Commercial Real Estate Set To Show Strong 2013 Sales by Joe Gose of Investors.com. Key excerpt: “Buoyed by steadying job growth, improving [...]

Tue 01/ 14/ 14

Hartman Simons Names Gil Y. Burstiner Managing Partner

By |2014-01-14T11:23:00+00:00January 14th, 2014|

Burstiner Hartman Simons has named Gil Y. Burstiner as its new managing partner. Burstiner, who assumed the role in early January, replaces A. Summey Orr III, who had held the managing partner position since October 2011. Orr will remain with the firm as a partner. Burstiner is a 20-year veteran of commercial real estate law [...]

Fri 01/ 10/ 14

Four on Friday: 2014 Commercial Real Estate Predictions

By |2014-01-10T09:59:27+00:00January 10th, 2014|

As this is the first Four on Friday of 2014, we thought it the perfect time to pick the brains of four of our attorneys to see what they believe the coming year has in store for commercial real estate. The prognostications cover a range of topics, from REIT performance to the retail and industrial [...]

Wed 01/ 8/ 14

Wednesday Wrap: Jan. 8, 2014

By |2014-01-08T08:30:00+00:00January 8th, 2014|

Each Wednesday, The Wrap presents a compilation of recent noteworthy commercial real estate stories from a variety of publications. Below are links to five stories that caught our eyes in recent days. • Five Predictions for 2014 by David J. Lynn for National Real Estate Investor. Key excerpt: “U.S. consumers are better positioned to increase [...]