Monthly Archives: October 2014

Unnatural Selection, Part 1

Site selection is critical to successful real estate development, yet even the professionals can mess it up. Here is a case study in poor selection based on an actual large, national brand grocery development completed in early 2013. The property … Continue reading

Posted in Case Studies

Office Recycling

Urban class B and C office recovery remains stubbornly stuck, due to growing trends for collaboration and telecommuting, combined with the recent recession. In pointed contrast is the healthy recovery of urban class A office properties, which very successfully compete … Continue reading

Posted in Market Trends

Going the Distance: Office Comps

Is that comp still a comp no matter how far it is from the subject? The answer actually often varies by property type. If we assume the subject and comps are in locations reasonably similar to each other in terms … Continue reading

Posted in Real Life