Tag: Retail

5 Benefits of Augmented Reality in Retail and Industrial CRE

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Since the recent Pokemon Go phenomenon, everyone has been writing about the relationship between augmented reality and commercial real estate. We were recently interviewed by CoStar News on how we see augmented reality helping (and hurting) various sectors of commercial…

Beauty Brands Give Brick-And-Mortar a Makeover

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Brick-and-Mortar is putting on a fresh face, literally. Yeah, we’ve been hearing about companies like Macy’s and Wal-Mart shutting down a handful of locations this past year  and Sears/Kmart suffering a net loss of $8 billion since 2010 due to none other…

Top 5 Fastest-Growing Restaurant Chains in the U.S.

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This list notes the five fastest growing fast food restaurants in the U.S. Surprise! It’s a mix of both private and publicly traded companies. The figures noted are courtesy of BISNOW, but with our own twist of course.   5. Chick-fil-A …

LBG and Aviva Investors Sell Prime Las Vegas Retail Property for $23MM

  A joint venture between LBG Real Estate Companies, LLC and Aviva Investors just recently sold a single-tenant retail property located in Henderson, a Las Vegas suburb. The undisclosed buyer paid a whopping $23.1 million for the property. The deal…

PREIT sells Two Philadelphia Assets for $45MM

  This week, PREIT sold two retail assets in center city Philadelphia to PH Retail, an affiliate of Post Brothers, for $45 million. One of the properties is located at 1501-05 Walnuts St. and is inhabited by an AT&T Mobility…

Why Pop-Up Shops aren’t Just a Trend

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It’s funny how the overall needs of urban communities translate throughout most sectors of commercial real estate. Just think of the current needs of people today! We place a high level of value on characteristics like walkability (urban) and want…