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Dollar Stores Lead Retail Sector Report
4 Oct 2016

Dollar Stores Lead Retail Sector

Dollar Stores are one of the most appealing sectors in commercial real estate with locations closer to residential neighborhoods, respectable sale records, aggressive expansion strategies and more. Leading the pack, Dollar General, Family Dollar, and Dollar Tree have been the largest players in the dollar store section. According to CoStar, all three bargain stores are among […]

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Decoding Capital Gains and 1031 Exchange
28 Jun 2016

5 Things to Know About 1031 Exchanges

At the most basic level, a 1031 Exchange is the swap of one business or investment asset for another. Before making any decisions, it’s important to do the math first and consult with experts. Although a 1031 Exchange is not restricted to only real estate (fine art is one of those investments), it is definitely […]

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9 May 2016

4 Things to Know about NNN or Triple Net

The term triple net (NNN) simply means net of taxes, net of maintenance, and net of insurance. A triple net investment is a freestanding retail building that is leased by a tenant responsible for paying rent, taxes, insurance premiums, repairs, and utilities. The tenant is also committed to a long-term lease, typically from 10 to […]

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24 Mar 2016

Sherwin-Williams to Buy Valspar

On Sunday, paint maker Sherwin-Williams took a step toward expanding its national and international presence and, in doing so, will add items like food can coating and industrial coils to its product offering. With an offer of $9.3 billion for the purchase of Valspar, Sherwin-Williams will be paying $113 per share in cash. The deal […]

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24 Feb 2016

David Harrington Appointed to Lead National Multifamily Division

I am excited to welcome David Harrington as Executive Vice President and National Director of Matthews Multifamily Advisors™, effective this month. As Matthews Real Estate Investment Services™ continues to expand advisory and transactional services for institutional, private client and developer owners of multi-unit housing, Dave will lead the business unit of specialized brokers exclusively focused […]

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17 Feb 2016

El Warner Appointed to Serve Growth in Institutional Shopping Center Transactions

I am excited to welcome El Warner as National Director of Shopping Center Business for Matthews Retail Advisors™, a business unit of Matthews Real Estate Investment Services™. Along with myself and Managing Partner Patrick Toomey, El will head the shopping center institutional services group to meet the growing demand for our services from the nation’s […]

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12 Nov 2015

Bridgestone Acquires Pep Boys: How will this affect you?

On Tuesday, October 27th Bridgestone announced its decision to acquire Pep Boys at $15 per share or $835 million. This decision did not come as a surprise to most considering Pep Boys revenue has been roughly flat over the past four years. The acquisition attempt has already received approval by the Pep Boys board of […]

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Kyle B. Matthews, CCIM
7 Nov 2015

Walgreens Acquires Rite Aid: 3 Potential Outcomes

Walgreens has announced plans to purchase Rite Aid in a $17.2 billion deal that would make it the largest pharmacy chain in the United States with more than 13,000 stores compared to current market leader, CVS’, 10,000 stores (including the purchase of Target pharmacies). There had been speculation about Walgreens’ interest in purchasing Rite Aid […]

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Kyle B. Matthews, CCIM
22 Oct 2015

10 Things to Understand About Cap Rates

The capitalization rate (Cap rate) is the rate of return on the expected net income the property will generate based on the purchase price. In order to simplify decision-making for investors, I’ll break it down to a tried-and-true methodology in its simplest terms. The cap rate is the market’s assumption of presumed risk of that investment […]

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