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Our Latest Apartment Market Report for Glynn County

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Occupancy Trends  Current research into the Brunswick apartment market indicates continuation of the favorable conditions reported in our May 2015 publication.    Occupancy levels remain high and rents continue to climb. As of July 2016, average occupancy for the same six apartment complexes discussed in our previous report was 97%, unchanged from one year prior.  On an [...]

Economic Drivers in the Golden Isles – Going Strong

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TOURISM:     By far the most important industry for the Golden Isles is tourism, which continues to see increases in the number of visitors each year.  Information obtained from multiple year editions of Georgia Trend Magazine indicates that the isles’ tourism has increased an average of 10% each year since 2010.  Visitors to the area during [...]

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 [...]