Self-Storage Investor Interest Expected to Increase

Self-Storage Investor Interest Expected to Increase

More institutional players are getting involved in self-storage investment according to recent reports.  That, in part, led to a decrease in fourth-quarter cap rates, from 6.5 percent to 6.3 percent year over year, according to data by Real Capital Analytics, as...
Kroger Exits Convenience Sector, Aims at Competitors

Kroger Exits Convenience Sector, Aims at Competitors

Retail real estate’s grocery sector is far from boring nowadays. Between Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods, Costco’s same-day online delivery, and Walmart having plans to increase its online presence with the reported purchase of meal-kit outfit Blue Apron, there has...
Mega Mall-Landlord Merger Activity Heats Up

Mega Mall-Landlord Merger Activity Heats Up

It’s been popular for quite some time now to talk about how the mall is dead. And sure, some of the “B” and “C” assets will die, unless they embrace experiential retail and completely revamp the ways they do business. But that hasn’t stopped a flurry of recent major...

Cleveland’s Downtown Is Rising Up

Downtown areas across the country, like Cleveland’s, are thriving. There is a wave of Millennials and Baby Boomers moving to city centers because of close proximity to work, entertainment, public transportation and shopping. Cleveland is no different, and the...

GRS | Title: Mechanics Lien Case Study

Earlier this year, GRS | Title was engaged to provide title and escrow services for a local developer who had teamed up with a national hotel chain on a “to be built” 4-site transaction. The sites were located in four different states, Tennessee, Louisiana, Texas and...