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Real Estate Demand in Wu-Tang Land

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Today I want to discuss seminal hip-hop super group Wu-Tang Clan, the geniuses behind classic rap opus 36 Chambers and such gritty masterpieces as “Shame on a *****,” “Wu-Tang Clan Ain’t Nothing to **** With,” and other asterisk-heavy rap tunes. But…

Llenrock Local: SEPTA Brings Good News for TODs; Midtown Village Attracts Tech; Major Multifamily Deals in Center City

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Please enjoy this week’s edition of the Llenrock Local: In another sign of Philadelphia’s growing preference for mass transit, SEPTA extended its experimental 24/7 weekend service indefinitely. This announcement comes after SEPTA set yet another record for regional rail ridership. The region’s growing reliance on mass transit should result in…

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

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Mensch  Noun, informal. A decent, upright, mature and responsible person. Schlemiel  Noun, slang. An awkward, clumsy, or unlucky person whose endeavors tend to fail; a loser. Mensch of the Week: San Francisco’s Office Market For today’s Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week,…

If Only It Wasn’t in Oklahoma…

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Here is everything I know about the state of Oklahoma: It has an impressive panhandle  It’s out West The state lies between Texas and Kansas Oklahoma farmers were featured, not in the most flattering way, in Steinbeck’s The Grapes of…

Top 5 U.S. Housing Markets of 2012

Writing on RealtyPin.com, Daniel Torelli names his Top 5 Housing Markets From 2012. The East Coast is conspicuously absent… 5. Austin, Texas Mr. Torelli says: “rent prices are off the charts in Austin – meaning that more people are looking at…

Top 10 U.S. Cities for Wage Growth

Let’s take a look at the connection between income growth and commercial real estate. From Business Insider, here’s a ranking of the Top 10 Cities with the Fastest Growing Wages:   10. San Diego, CA (12-month improvement: 1.2%) 9. Atlanta, GA…