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Landlords Can Help Small Restaurateurs Find Success

As the retail real estate industry transforms in the wake of the recession, mall and shopping center owners are building relationships with the kinds of tenants they might have ignored five or ten years ago. For instance…

Long-Term Outlook for Investing in Mobile Home Parks by Ray Alcorn

The upside to mobile home park investment increases as the mobile home park industry hits an all time low. As communities fight to keep mobile home parks from developing within their boundaries, existing parks have become more valuable because of the barriers to entry.

To Sell or Not to Sell

I have had some interesting conversations with property owners lately about whether they should sell now or wait. One of the unintended consequences of waiting until next year will be the tax rates sellers will have to deal with.

Legislative Update

On May 5, 2010, I was lucky enough to join the CCIM Institute, Louisiana CCIM, and IREM Chapter 55 representatives in conjunction with Louisiana REALTORS® in our descent onto Capitol Hill to meet with our Congressmen and Senators to discuss pertinent issues affecting our commercial real estate markets, clients, and interests.

Carried Interest Update and Alert

The House of Representatives appears set next week to vote on a tax measure that could hurt the commercial real estate industry just as it is trying to emerge from the worst recession for decades…

ARCCO Power Systems purchases former Mitsubishi dealership

Arcco Power Systems, a north Baton Rouge company that sells and distributes power generators, closed today on a portion of the Mitsubishi dealership located at Interstate 12 and Airline Highway in a deal brokered by Carmen Austin, CCIM with Saurage Commercial Real Estate…