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Market Pulse: South Bay, November 2019

It’s been said that “numbers never lie.” So while we may feel like our day-to-day work keeps our finger on the pulse of the Northern California commercial real estate market, it’s always good to look at the numbers and see what’s real. So every month we scour the data in each of the regions NAI Northern California […]

Market Pulse: East Bay, November 2019

It’s been said that “numbers never lie.” So while we may feel like our day-to-day work keeps our finger on the pulse of the Northern California commercial real estate market, it’s always good to look at the numbers and see what’s real. So every month we scour the data in each of the regions NAI Northern California […]

NAI Northern California promotes Jonathan Burmenko to Investment Advisor

NAI Northern California, a member of the world’s premier managed network of commercial real estate firms, is pleased to announce the promotion of Jonathan Burmenko from Market Analyst to Investment Advisor. Jonathan is a newly licensed real estate salesperson in California. Since joining NAI Northern California, Jonathan has formed a specialty in Bay Area multifamily properties and joined […]

NAI Northern California promotes Cole Byrd to Investment Advisor

NAI Northern California, a member of the world’s premier managed network of commercial real estate firms, is pleased to announce the promotion of Cole Byrd from Market Analyst to Investment Advisor. Cole is a member of the Berger Mandel Associates team, based in the San Francisco office and specializing in multifamily properties. Cole began his career in the […]

Market Pulse: San Francisco, November 2019

It’s been said that “numbers never lie.” So while we may feel like our day-to-day work keeps our finger on the pulse of the Northern California commercial real estate market, it’s always good to look at the numbers and see what’s real. So every month we scour the data in each of the regions NAI Northern California […]

Yeah but what does a private Walgreen’s mean to *property* investors? 

Word is out this week that Walgreen’s is exploring the possibility of going private. The now-public drugstore chain is working with investment bank Evercore Partners to gauge interest from large private equity firms in footing the roughly $55 billion bill. That would make it the largest leveraged buyout ever. Walgreen’s has a history of valuing […]

A little perspective on the retail apocalypse

Our friends at the listing and research platform CoStar have released another interesting report on the impending retail apocalypse. The Amazon Effect, and the societal retreat into robotic Instagrat lifestyles, is turning 2019 into the heaviest year ever for retail store closures. However. If you read between the lines, you see that while more stores are closing, less square footage is […]

US Neighborhoods with the Best Property ROI

The San Francisco Business Times released this report yesterday after crunching some Zillow numbers, showing the 20 neighborhoods in the US that have delivered the best return on real estate investment in the past 10 years.  Many of the most lucrative markets lie north of San Jose…right in our wheelhouse.  Now granted, this list looks at residential real […]

How to Make Profitable Investments Throughout the Real Estate Cycle

Opportunities for profitable investments exist at every stage of the real estate cycle. Here’s how to identify which strategy is best for where the market is now. During the recovery phase, just after a recession or pullback in the market, there is low demand for housing and high vacancy rates. Prices and interest rates are […]

Market Pulse: North Bay, October 2019

Welcome to the NAI Northern California’s “Market Pulse” feature. We checked the pulse of the North Bay commercial real estate market to discover the ups and downs of the office, industrial, retail, and multifamily markets. Each market has four dimensions: current inventory, under construction, 12-month net absorption, and vacancy rate. Check out our October 2019 North Bay Market Pulse […]