Category Archives: Columbus real estate

Central Ohio industrial market still on a roll

by Dan Rafter Industrial real estate remains a hot commodity in the Central Ohio region. In its latest industrial report, Cassidy Turley says that the industrial real estate market in the area is still on a record-breaking pace in 2014. … Continue reading

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Nationwide Realty: Making a big investment in Grandview Yard

by Dan Rafter Nationwide Realty Investors is ready to make a big commitment to the Grandview Yard mixed-use development in Grandview Heights, Ohio. Nationwide plans to build a 500,000-square-foot campus for its employees, a 135-room hotel and 13,000-square-foot conference center … Continue reading

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Student-housing trends in the Midwest, a closer look

Guest column by Matthew Lund and Michael Lee Walker & Dunlop In the world of commercial financing, the student housing product is unique, especially in the Midwest. It takes a comprehensive understanding of the current trends in the Midwest market … Continue reading

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Steady improvements in the Columbus office market

by Dan Rafter The economy is gaining strength throughout Ohio. It makes sense, then, that the office market in the state’s capital city would also see improvement. And that’s exactly what’s happening, according to the second-quarter Columbus office report released … Continue reading

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The resurgence of downtowns

by Dan Rafter Downtowns matter, more than ever. That’s the message from commercial real estate pros working in cities across the Midwest. Consider Columbus. Richard Schuen, chief executive officer and principal with Colliers International in this Ohio city, says that … Continue reading

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Looking for financing? Here’s what you need

By Dan Rafter It’s easier today to get financing for the new hotels, multi-family buildings and strip centers that you want to build. And if you want to purchase that office tower in downtown, you’ll find plenty of banks and … Continue reading

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Spec construction, downtown boom fueling Columbus’ CRE market

by Dan Rafter Richard Schuen knows the Columbus market. As chief executive officer and principal with the Columbus office of Colliers International, Schuen works this market every day. And what does he see in this key Midwest city today? Plenty … Continue reading

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