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Walmart Teams with AAP to Launch Online Specialty Auto Parts Store

DATE October 19, 2018 / Author

This week Walmart announced a partnership with Advance Auto Parts to create an online automotive specialty store on The new online store will complement Walmart’s automotive offering of common parts and accessories online and in stores, including an extensive assortment of tire, lube and battery services in more than 2,500 Walmart Auto Care Centers across the country. In the […]

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Game On: Drugstores Battle to Compete with Amazon

DATE October 3, 2018 / Author

Over the past couple of years, the retail sector has seen significant changes. With the Amazon threat now looming over the pharmacy industry, we’ve seen mergers and acquisitions heavily increase to compete with the e-commerce giant. According to leading research, the drug store industry generates $271 billion in annual revenue with retailers CVS, Walgreens, and […]

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Texas Multifamily Market Update | Connect Media Q&A with David Harrington

DATE August 2, 2018 / Author

A year ago, Connect Media sat down with Matthews Real Estate Investment Services’ David Harrington, to ask him why the Southern California company was hanging its shingle in North Texas. At the time, Harrington, who is Matthews’ executive vice president and national director multifamily, was speaking at the annual Connect Texas Multifamily Conference. Mr. Harrington is […]

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Albertsons: Sale-Leasebacks & Mergers – What’s Next?

DATE June 28, 2018 / Author

In today’s changing retail landscape, we often see news updates delivering a solemn message of yet another giant taking a hit in the market. Grocers that have traditionally dominated the market and shown strong sales growth are succumbing to the perils of the ever-changing grocery industry. In January of 2018, the Walmart owned retail warehouse, […]

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1031 Exchange Case Study: LA to Dallas

Case Study: 1031 Exchange

DATE May 16, 2018 / Author

While pro-tenant laws have always been expected when investing in a Los Angeles multifamily property, a slew of new laws and ordinances have been passed in recent years, producing a burden for multifamily owners trying to abide by the laws. By leveraging their exemplary experience in 1031 Exchanges, proprietary technology and deep-rooted relationships, Matthews™ connected […]

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