Categories Narrative

Reaching For Yield: The High Risk of Investments

One of the most intellectual groups I belong to is the Counselors of Real Estate. It is an invitation-only group of 1,000 people all over the world. They vet each candidate extensively. Now that I write that, I’m wondering how I got invited to join.   Anyway, at the annual convention, they had one of the most interesting … Continue reading Reaching For Yield: The High Risk of Investments

Categories Recent Transactions

Sinchak and Associates is now located at Pima Center

Congratulations to Sinchak and Associates on their new office space at Pima Center in Scottsdale! The Coppola-Cheney Group represented the owner of Pima Center in this transaction. Pima Center is a corporate office park in a great location right off the 101 and Via de Ventura. Contact us to find out about more opportunities at … Continue reading Sinchak and Associates is now located at Pima Center

Categories Narrative, Office Market

Market Insight: Phoenix Office Report Q1 2014

Want to know the latest trends in the Phoenix Office market? Here’s what’s going on: Our first quarter Office Market Report was just released this week with some interesting stats. We had an excellent quarter for net absorption, the most important measure of the market’s health. We absorbed 727,000 SF, and if we keep that pace up, … Continue reading Market Insight: Phoenix Office Report Q1 2014

Categories Design, Narrative

NAIOP’s ‘Office of the Future’ Competition

Last year NAIOP held another office of the future competition. Below are the four finalists and their concepts. Here is a summary: –Hickok Cole out of Washington DC suggested a building with a second “skin” that could help filter sunlight and change as heat and light change. –Miller Hull from Seattle talked about adaptability where contemplation and collaboration are designed into the … Continue reading NAIOP’s ‘Office of the Future’ Competition

Categories Narrative

The Construction and Leasing of One World Trade Center

Like most Americans, I followed the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center closely. Unlike most, I have continued to track the progress of the redevelopment with interest because of the office space component. Today, you get a quick update on the office space and some interesting thoughts. First, we are now into 2014, and the tower is being … Continue reading The Construction and Leasing of One World Trade Center