Forever 21: Too Good to be True

Forever 21: Too Good to be True

It wasn’t too long ago that Forever 21 was looked at as a savior of shopping centers, bucking the trend of big-box stores shutting down. The fast-fashion chain was a welcome addition to shopping centers that got hit by the closures of Circuit City, Borders Group...
Charlotte’s Office Boom

Charlotte’s Office Boom

Steve Canty is a senior vice president at GRS Group. He can be reached at (858) 433-0441 or via email at scanty@grs-global.com. The Charlotte area is increasingly standing out from other cities in the national commercial real estate office sector, due to a...
CRE Prices Keep Rising

CRE Prices Keep Rising

Investor belief in commercial real estate’s continued success is obviously not waning, as parties are paying increasingly more for properties over the last year, according to a recent Real Capital Analytics (RCA) report. The increase is happening on top of last year’s...
Toronto Office Market Flies Like Raptors

Toronto Office Market Flies Like Raptors

As the Toronto Raptors are performing in the NBA Finals, making it the first appearance in the event by a non-U.S. team, it’s a good time to share how well the city’s office market is performing as well. Vacancy rates in Toronto were an extremely low 3.8 percent...
Cushman: 10 Steps to Pick an Office Headquarters

Cushman: 10 Steps to Pick an Office Headquarters

Choosing a new company headquarters today is way more involved than finding a downtown or suburban building that has the most visible signage to display the business’ brand (though that doesn’t hurt). A company’s leadership has a lot to take into consideration that...