Category Archives: Columbus real estate

Arbor’s Mike Jehle: It’s easier today for multi-family developers to qualify for financing

by Dan Rafter The multi-family market remains a strong one in the Midwest, with new projects rising in markets from Minneapolis to Chicago to St. Louis. But what do developers need to do today to receive funding for their new … Continue reading

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RealtyTrac: Foreclosures still driving down residential prices

by Dan Rafter Foreclosures hurt more than just those families who’ve lost their homes. They drag down the value of housing in entire neighborhoods. And that’s bad news, too, for commercial real estate professionals. Real estate professionals want confident consumers. … Continue reading

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Colliers International Ohio offices do their part to support U.S. troops

by Dan Rafter Each holiday season — and all through the year, really — commercial real estate companies across the Midwest donate their time and money to support charities. This year is no exception. A good example? The work that … Continue reading

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Steiner + Associates: Creating a destination mall in Columbus

by Dan Rafter Consumers don’t expect one of the top malls in the country to be in Columbus, Ohio. But that’s where the Easton Town Center mixed-use center sits. And now the center – which attracts more than 30 million … Continue reading

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Hotel market going strong in the Midwest

Guest post by Robert Habeeb president and chief operating officer, First Hospitality Group, Inc. When we look at the current state of the Midwest hotel market, we see a region that is transitioning in some important ways from a state … Continue reading

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Associated Bank’s Hanson, BMO Harris’ Hampton: Multi-family market remains strong

by Dan Rafter Breck Hanson, executive vice president and head of commercial real estate at the Chicago office of Associated Bank, and Dan Hampton, managing director and head of commercial real estate for BMO Harris Bank, have some good news … Continue reading

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Colliers’ Ohio offices raise $25,000 for cancer research

Brokers and staffers with Colliers International in Ohio are doing their part in the fight against cancer. The commercial real estate company has become an important part of Pelotonia, a bicycle ride held early each August to raise funds for … Continue reading

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Cassidy Turley office report: Second quarter brought good news for several Midwest markets

It’s easy to see the improvements in the multi-family and industrial markets. You can even see it in the retail sector, with new grocery stores, casual-fast restaurants and high-end retailers opening across the country. It’s a bit harder to see … Continue reading

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Cassidy Turley: Office market in Columbus remains a sluggish one

Unemployment remains too high. That’s the message from the first quarter 2013 Columbus office market snapshot recently released by Cassidy Turley. According to the report, Columbus’ unemployment rate stood at 6.4 percent in the first quarter of 2013. That’s not … Continue reading

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Jones Lang LaSalle’s Midwest distribution portfolio sale ranks as a big one

There are ordinary deals and then there are the big deals. And Jones Lang LaSalle’s sale of the Core Midwest Distribution Portfolio — a five-building, 2.7-million-square-foot portfolio — definitely ranked as a big one. Jones Lang LaSalle’s Capital Markets group … Continue reading

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