Cap Rate Trends for 2011

By Adam Lyons in : Commercial Real Estate // Jan 18 2011
 

Cap Rate Trends for 2011

Analysis from the PwC Real Estate Investor Survey indicate a downward trend for core assets, especially apartments. The cap rate trend for 2011 is expected to continue illustrating the relationship between interest rates and investor rate of return expectations. Cap rates, overall, have been moving in step with interest rates which are remaining low, as well as an investor’s property assessment and value expectation. …(continued)…

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Charter School Development

By Adam Lyons in : Commercial Real Estate // Oct 27 2010
 

Charter School Development

Kris and Rita were young entrepreneurs operating their new charter school out of a local church. The conditions at the church were far from ideal for the staff and 80 + students. The school was using the classrooms during the week, and the church needed them for the weekend. As a result, every Friday at 5pm, the school staff and parents would remove all school ……(continued)…

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Preschool Development

By Adam Lyons in : Commercial Real Estate // Oct 27 2010
 

Preschool Development

Carebear Preschool, Marketplace at Fulton Ranch

(NWC Chandler Heights and Arizona Avenue, Chandler)

When Champion met Carrie, she was an experienced preschool operator looking for a new home for her existing preschool. Although she excelled in the preschool arena she needed help …(continued)…

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Montessori School Development

By Adam Lyons in : Commercial Real Estate // Oct 27 2010
 

Montessori School Development

Back in February 2007, Champion learned of Kim Anderson’s vision to open a Montessori school. The purchase/sale agreement between Champion and Kim was contingent upon the municipality granting a special use permit since the zoning at that time prohibited schools….(continued)…

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