Wed 11/ 22/ 17

Food Halls Help Urban Retail Landlords Maintain Competitive Edge…AND MORE

By |2017-12-21T19:10:06+00:00November 22nd, 2017|

Food Halls Help Urban Retail Landlords Maintain Competitive Edge, By Donna Mitchell, National Real Estate Investor “Food halls are considered the newest and hottest way to combine dining, entertainment and even locally sustainable eating in one place. More than one third of consumers, 34 percent surveyed in a recent AlixPartners study, said they look forward [...]

Wed 10/ 25/ 17

Georgia’s Secretive Bid for Amazon HQ2 Could Top $1B…AND MORE

By |2017-11-01T16:36:37+00:00October 25th, 2017|

Georgia's Secretive Bid For Amazon HQ2 Could Top $1B, By Jarred Schenke, Bisnow “With “nothing left on the table,” Georgia has joined the quest for the biggest economic development race in modern history.”   Why Atlanta Is the Early Favorite to Land Amazon's Second Headquarters, By Jeff John Robert, Fortune “More than 100 cities submitted [...]

Wed 06/ 28/ 17

Lidl’s Effect on Traditional Supermarkets…AND MORE

By |2017-08-30T15:11:17+00:00June 28th, 2017|

Will Lidl Cause a Major Disruption to Traditional Supermarkets?, By Donna Mitchell, NREIOnline.com “In mid-June, the Neckarsulm, Germany-based grocery chain Lidl began opening the first 20 stores of its planned 150 locations in the U.S., an expansion that retail real estate professionals have anticipated with both curiosity and some wariness about how the brand will impact [...]

Wed 12/ 28/ 16

WEDNESDAY WRAP: DECEMBER 28

By |2017-03-16T01:46:43+00:00December 28th, 2016|

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: Apartment Investment Interest Remains Strong, By Les Shaver, Multifamily Executive Key Excerpt: “In 2015, the multifamily market saw one of its best acquisition years [...]

Wed 10/ 5/ 16

WEDNESDAY WRAP: OCTOBER 5

By |2017-01-12T18:09:47+00:00October 5th, 2016|

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: Federal Housing Administration Proposes New Rules for Condominium Market, By Champaign Williams, Bisnow Key Excerpt: “The new regulations will ultimately give the administration [...]

Wed 09/ 21/ 16

WEDNESDAY WRAP: SEPTEMBER 21

By |2016-09-21T15:05:10+00:00September 21st, 2016|

Each Wednesday, The Wrap presents a compilation of recent noteworthy commercial real estate stories from a variety of publications. Below are links to six stories that caught our eyes in recent days: As Anchor Stores Close, Co-tenancy Clauses Can Still Cause More Problems, By Diana Bell, NREIOnline Key Excerpt: “Co-tenancy clauses first became a concern for [...]

Fri 06/ 5/ 15

Four on Friday: Bisnow’s Atlanta Retail Real Estate Summit

By |2015-06-05T13:26:40+00:00June 5th, 2015|

This week, Lori Kilberg and Benno Rothschild of Hartman Simons each moderated a panel at Bisnow’s 5th Annual Atlanta Retail Real Estate Summit. The panels featured leading retailers, brokers and developers. In this week’s Four on Friday, we share four key takeaways about the Atlanta retail market from the event. 1. Malls are evolving, not [...]

Wed 12/ 10/ 14

Wednesday Wrap: Dec. 10, 2014

By |2014-12-10T16:05:39+00:00December 10th, 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. • Riding the Wave: How the Loan Maturities Wave Will Affect Retailers and Retail Owners in 2015 by Patrick Ward for Shopping Center [...]

Mon 07/ 30/ 12

TSPLOST: Vote for It Anyway

By |2012-07-30T11:17:20+00:00July 30th, 2012|

By Summey OrrManaging Partner, Hartman Simons Tomorrow, on July 31, the Atlanta metro area is set to vote on a one-cent sales tax, known as TSPLOST, for the purpose of improving our region-wide traffic funk. Everybody who is anybody in the Atlanta area has weighed in on the pros and cons. So, what’s the answer?  [...]

Wed 06/ 6/ 12

The Wednesday Wrap: June 6, 2012

By |2012-06-06T09:27:22+00:00June 6th, 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 Upturn Lifts Post Properties” – by Dawn Wotapka of The Wall Street Journal. What a difference a few years has made for apartment [...]