Monthly Archives: August 2013

St. Louis’ Gershman Commercial Real Estate looking forward to the next six decades

For six decades, Solon Gershman has been closing commercial real estate deals in St. Louis. The company, of course, will keep doing this. But now it will close office, industrial and retail deals under a new name, Gershman Commercial Real … Continue reading

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Chicago’s L3 Capital believes in urban retail

by Dan Rafter L3 Capital LLC is heavily invested in urban retail. Just in the Southport corridor of Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood — one of the city’s busiest — LC Capital has invested nearly $20 million in retail projects dotting a … Continue reading

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RealtyTrac: Foreclosure activity rises in July, but still down from a year ago

by Dan Rafter RealtyTrac’s July 2013 foreclosure report showed that foreclosures still remained a significant part of the housing market. That’s not great news for the economy. But in better news, foreclosures at least fell on a year-to-year basis, showing … Continue reading

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Marcus & Millichap: Good news in bunches for Minneapolis/St. Paul office market

by Dan Rafter Vacancies in the Minneapolis-St. Paul office market continue to fall, largely because businesses here are doing so well, according to the third quarter office report from Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Services. And that’s just the beginning … Continue reading

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Retail opportunities on the rise in Milwaukee

Dan Rosenfeld, principal at Mid-America Real Estate — Wisconsin, said that the city’s retail market is in the middle of a solid recovery period. And Rosenfeld should know: His company focuses on retail, and is one of the strongest segment … Continue reading

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Corporate expansions mean good news for Cincinnati’s office sector

by Dan Rafter Local corporations are expanding in Cincinnati. And that’s good news for the city’s office market, according to a recent report from Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services. According to Marcus & Millichap, by the end of … Continue reading

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Jones Lang LaSalle: Biomedical boom continues in Northeast Ohio

by Dan Rafter Northeast Ohio is becoming a hub for biomedical businesses. And if you need proof, look at the numbers. According to Jones Lang LaSalle — which recently released a report about the booming biomedical industry in Northeast Ohio … Continue reading

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