Property, Rentals, Transactions

ALDER LAND GROUP LISTS AGRICULTURAL & HUNTING LAND LEASE PROJECT OF OVER 3500 ACRES

SALISBURY, MD – August 29, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Ben Alder, Senior Advisor of the Alder Land Group at Sperry Van Ness – Miller Commercial Real Estate in Salisbury, MD recently listed 26 farms totaling 3500 acres for lease. The farms are located throughout Maryland and Delaware and offer hunting and agricultural leases. Of the 3,500 total acres, over 2,000 acres in the offering are tillable. Bids for farmland and hunting land leases are due on October 15, 2014

CT REIA Announces September 2014 Fairfield County Real Estate Rehabbing Meeting In Brookfield, CT

WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 29, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Estate Rehab Subgroup on September 4, 2014. This meeting will take place from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm at 17 Huckleberry Hill Road, Brookfield, CT. All attendees are encouraged to register online in advance.

Pending Home Sales Pick Up in July

WASHINGTON – August 28, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Pending home sales rebounded in July and have now risen in four of the last five months, according

Realtor® Award Finalists Selected for Their Dedication to Community Service

WASHINGTON – August 28, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The National Association of Realtors® has recognized 10 Realtors® as finalists for REALTOR® Magazine’s 2014 Good Neighbor Awards. This award honors Realtors® who help build communities, often supporting causes that enrich and improve neighborhoods and volunteering their time to better the lives and homes of community members

Kennedy Wilson Represents Buyer in $16.4 Million Sale of Self-Storage Portfolio

WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 28, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Global real estate investment and services firm Kennedy Wilson has announced that it represented the buyer in the sale of a self-storage portfolio for $16.4 million. Family-owned by the AMS Group for more than 40 years, the portfolio consists of three properties totaling 158,000 square feet located throughout Los Angeles and Riverside counties

Circle K Breaks Ground on New Flagship 4,500 SF Convenience Store with Fresh Foods, Carwash & Fuel Pumps in San Jacinto, the First in Southern California

SAN JACINTO, CALIF. – August 28, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — According to Sharon Paisley, Development Director at the City of San Jacinto, Calif., Circle K Stores, Inc. has broken ground on its newest prototype in Southern California, a flagship store to consist of a 4,500-square-foot convenience store offering fresh food, a gas station with eight fuel pumps, and a self-serve state-of-the-art carwash.

COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL NORTHEAST FLORIDA WELCOMES SCOTT ROGERS, SIOR, CCIM TO THE INVESTMENT SERVICES TEAM

WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 27, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Colliers International Northeast Florida announces the addition of Scott Rogers to the Jacksonville Investment Team as Vice President of Investment Sales. Since the start of his commercial real estate career in 1983, Rogers has worked for a number of national firms specializing in real estate appraisals and investment sales. Rogers will continue to focus on investment-grade sales, servicing sellers of multi- and single-tenant retail, office, and warehouse properties in Northeast Florida and its surrounding areas.

NAR President Steve Brown and HUD Secretary Julián Castro Share Real Insights

WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 27, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Buying a home is one of the most significant personal and financial commitments most Americans ever make. To give today’s home buyers and sellers the information they need to succeed, the National Association of Realtors® has launched Real Insights

RE/MAX Launches National Sweepstakes

DENVER – August 26, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — RE/MAX will award one winner a cash prize to find their right home while raising awareness and support for national charity organization Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals® (CMN Hospitals®). #TheRightHome kicked off Aug. 18, as a month-long consumer sweepstakes

HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT NEW RESIDENTIAL SALES IN JULY

WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 26, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Sales of new single-family houses in July 2014 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 412,000, according to estimates released jointly today by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. This is 2.4 percent (±11.9%)* below the revised June rate of 422,000 and is 12.3 percent (±14.4%)* above the July 2013 estimate of 367,000.

Improving Economy Slowly Brightens Outlook for Commercial Real Estate

WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 26, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The strong rebound in economic growth during the second quarter and ongoing job creation are gradually improving the outlook for all of the major commercial real estate sectors, according to the National Association of Realtors® quarterly commercial real estate forecast.

CBRE ARRANGES $27M LOAN FOR ACQUISITION OF JACKSONVILLE APARTMENT COMMUNITY

Jacksonville, FL – August 26, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — CBRE’s Debt & Structured Finance group has secured a $27.38 million loan for the acquisition of The Waterford at Mandarin Apartments, a 232-unit property at 11247 San Jose Boulevard in the Mandarin submarket of Jacksonville, FL. CBRE arranged the loan on behalf of Harbor Group International of Norfolk, VA. Freddie Mac provided the seven-year loan with interest-only payments for two years, at an aggressive floating interest rate and 75% loan-to-value ratio

NAI Capital Represents Seller in $12 Mil Office Building Sale in Santa Ana

SANA ANA, CA – August 26, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Tom Nguyen, EVP with Orange County office and founding member of NAI Capital’s Asia Pacific Group, represented the Seller, Civic Center Professional Building Inc., in the sale of 105,199 SF office property located at 901 Civic Center Drive in Santa Ana, CA to the Buyer, BW America Development, LLC. The value of the sales transaction was $12,018,000 Million dollars

Hanley Investment Group Sells Mission Village Shopping Center in Fresno, Calif.

IRVINE, CALIF. – August 25, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Hanley Investment Group Real Estate Advisors, one of the most dominant retail investment groups in the United States and a market leader in the sale of retail properties, announced today that Senior Vice President Eric P. Wohl represented the seller in the sale of Mission Village, a 52,950-square-foot shopping center in Fresno, Calif., anchored by a new 24-Hour CVS/pharmacy (NAP). The purchase price was $8,050,000, representing a sale price of $152 per square foot

MULTIPLE SVN-MILLER ADVISORS RANK IN THE TOP 100 NATIONWIDE FOR SECOND QUARTER 2014

ALISBURY, MD – August 25, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — As of the end of June, four Sperry Van Ness – Miller Commercial Real Estate Advisors and their teams are ranked in the Top 100 for Sperry Van Ness International out of more than 900 Advisors nationwide. Bradley Gillis, CCIM (Team Devreco w/ Joey Gilkerson) is ranked #19, Ben Alder (Alder Land Group w/ Bob Rich and Nick Campanaro) is ranked #44, John McClellan, CCIM is ranked #73 and Brent Miller, CCIM, CPM is ranked #78.

ICSC RETAIL REPORT DESCRIBES ECONOMIC DRIVERS AND SOCIAL TRENDS INFLUENCING FLORIDA RETAILERS AND COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE MARKETS

Orlando, FL – August 25, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Population growth, strong consumer spending and tourism have helped to propel demand for retail space in Florida, according to a report released today at the opening session of the 2014 International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Florida Conference at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center in Kissimmee, FL. CBRE’s Abigail Rosenbaum, Senior Economist, and Quinn Eddins, Florida Director of Research and Analysis, presented highlights from the CBRE-authored report at the morning session for attendees. Download the full report here

550 Biltmore Attracts Latin American Headquarters

CORAL GABLES – August 23, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — On the heels of signing UBS to the largest Coral Gables lease of the year, Taylor & Mathis has secured an additional $25 million in leases at the iconic 550 Biltmore. The Taylor & Mathis leasing team of Brian Gale and Ryan Holtzman negotiated the transactions on behalf of owner AEW.

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Raymer Real Estate Services is Helping Distressed Homeowners in Warren County KY

Bowling Green, KY – August 22, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — One of the best real estate agents in Warren County Kentucky, Greg Raymer of Raymer Real Estate Services (www.sokyhomehub.com), is helping distressed homeowners in Bowling Green, Kentucky avoid foreclosure and is making the American dream of homeownership a reality for thousands of Kentucky residents.

Existing-Home Sales Continue to Climb in July

WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 21, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Existing-home sales increased in July to their highest annual pace of the year, and the ongoing decline in distressed sales reached an important milestone, according to