Posts By: Robert Jahn

Commercial Real Estate Update- Coastal Georgia

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              Commercial Real Estate properties are broken down by size to create two different market analysis. Buildings less than 10,000 square feet- Small Commercial Real Estate Market (SCRE) Buildings greater than 10,000 square feet- Large Commercial Real Estate Market (LCRE) 72% of all Commercial Real Estate properties fall within [...]

Housing Market is on Fire-New Home Starts Best in 8 Years

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              Business Insider author Akin Oyedele writes about the U.S. Housing market exploding and states the facts in his recent article, read it here. All signs point to a strong Real Estate Market recovery.  Here in Southeast Georgia activity and pricing is on the rise as well.  Census Bureau [...]

Resurgence for Downtown Brunswick, Georgia- Redevelopment Incentives

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  It’s been happening in major metropolitan cities acreoss the U.S. for a while.  Businesses and People are moving back downtown.  The american dream of a 4 bedroom home, 2 car garage, in some far-out suburb from town is no longer appealing. Several factors can be attributed to the transition.  They are as simple as [...]

Real Estate Investing- Hard Work or Hardly Working?

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  As we enter the Holiday Season, Americans are spending money like crazy.  Some will spend wisely and others not so much.  As we enter the end of 2014 and begin to look forward to 2015, some of us will also begin to think about taxes, income and investments as well.  There’s nothing like some [...]

Brunswick, GA Port Has Record Breaking Year

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  The Georgia Ports Authority held its annual “State of the Port” luncheon on October 14th at the Jekyll Island Convention Center.  To say the room had a positive vibe would be an understatement, with a record breaking year, the room was buzzing with energy. Here are the highlights of the record breaking numbers for [...]

Brunswick, Georgia Commercial Real Estate seeing new development, big box and neighborhood concept.

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            There has been plenty of speculation on the future of retail within the Commercial Real Estate Industry, and the media has begun to contribute to the conversation as well.  A recent article from Business Insider discusses “The Fate of America’s Dying Supercenters”.  The article raises issues facing the big [...]

Brunswick, GA Apartment Market Newsletter-Driggers Commercial Group

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              Driggers Commercial Group finalized a Brunswick, GA Apartment Market Newsletter in June of 2014.  This data indicates that current occupancy levels have returned to or surpassed pre-recessionary levels for the area.  These occupancy increases have occurred despite new inventory to the market within the past five years.  In [...]

Commercial Property Pricing, Sales Gains Continue In First Quarter

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Strengthening fundamentals in all major property types and across U.S. regions bolstered continued gains in commercial real estate pricing and transaction activity in the opening months of 2014, according to the new CoStar Commercial Repeat Sale Indices (CCRSI) report. Driggers Commercial Group is seeing local activity grow as well and indications are that the 2nd quarter [...]