How much is my Shopping Center Worth?

  • January 27, 2017
  • Donato Mucciacciaro
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“How much is my shopping center worth?” Valuations are a large part of being a commercial real estate broker, and the answer to valuing a CRE asset often depends on who you ask. Tenant credit worthiness, length of remaining terms, lease rates, landlord and tenant expenses / obligations, property location, interest rates, and demographic trends
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Finding Retail Real Estate in Baton Rouge

  • December 7, 2016
  • Retail
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Finding Retail Real Estate in Baton Rouge Trends in retail real estate in Baton Rouge are continually evolving and growing. Although, they have remained fairly steady overall in the past year. In April, Baton Rouge Business Report featured Managing Director of SVN | GLL Ben Graham, CCIM. Ben discussed the Baton Rouge retail market’s future
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E-commerce Looms Large in Holiday Retail Forecasts

  • November 22, 2016
  • Posts from Friends
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Online Holiday Retail Forecasts Tis the season for retail craziness! With Thanksgiving coming up this week, Black Friday, Cyber Monday and other holiday retail shopping will follow. This means price reductions, sales and an overall increase in business for retail shops. Technology and e-commerce has definitely impacted retail shopping trends. Our friends at NAIOP Commercial Real Estate
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The E-grocery Onslaught?

  • November 15, 2016
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As everyone knows, smart phones, the internet, technology and e-commerce seem to be taking over almost every industry. The commercial real estate industry has definitely experienced changes from the growing use of smart technology. The NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association recently published a blog post about the effects technology has had on the retail segment, specifically
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Bogalusa Retail Center Sold for $722,500

  • September 21, 2016
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SVN | Graham, Langlois & Legendre is proud to announce the sale of 412 Avenue B in Bogalusa, Louisiana. The 21,682 square-foot retail center, currently occupied by Family Dollar, Sears and a CPA office, was purchased by a Baton Rouge investment group on September 16 2016. Just Sold: The SVN | GLL Team Collaborates on Retail Center
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State of the Market: Baton Rouge Retail Investment Opportunities This month the Baton Rouge Business Report ran an article featuring SVN|GLL Managing Director Ben Graham, CCIM. He provided his insight into the current state of the Baton Rouge retail investment market. Ben sees the market as healthy and active noting, “With increased confidence in the economy and
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Buying Retail Space vs. Leasing: Which Is Better?

  • March 29, 2016
  • Retail
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As commercial real estate brokers we get asked this question a lot, and no one ever likes the short answer: It depends. Commercial real estate, whether it be retail or industrial, is an investment and, as such, is very situational. On any given transaction there will be certain advantages to buying retail space or certain
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Questions to Ask When Leasing Retail Space

  • January 22, 2016
  • CRE
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We recently wrote a post about the Most Important Factors for Retail Space Site Selection where we included a list of what to research when defining your retail space needs. At this point you have probably done all your due diligence, searched high and low, found the perfect location (fingers crossed), you’re ready to start leasing retail space
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