September 18, 2015
To know where the CRE Market is going you have to know where we are today…
A good way to gauge where the commercial real estate market is going is check who is hiring/ expanding, and/or who is downsizing, as it can foreshadow the good or bad times ahead for commercial real estate. Over the past 20 years Todd Justic, President of ALJ Group LLC has a 94% placement rate for senior employees in Real Estate Development, Construction, Engineering, and Architecture. Not only is Todd a great guy, but also he is a good guy to know when it is time to grow your company or time to look for a new employer.
LD: What career path did you want to take when you were in college? What events in your career path brought you to establishing your own company? Continue reading Spotlight Interview: Todd Justic President, ALJ Group, LLC
September 01, 2015
Spotlight Interview: Dave Wilson, CCIM / EVP, Lockard Companies Interview
Leavitt Digital is conducting a number of “Spotlight Interviews” with industry leaders in the Commercial Real Estate Sector whom we feel lead by example. Leavitt Digital’s first interview is with Dave Wilson, CCIM / Executive Vice President of Development and Brokerage Manager at Lockard (Update: Dave Wilson is now at Ryan Companies)
LD: What career path did you want to take when you were in college?
DW: When I was in college, I was going to school for a Leisure Services degree. I wanted to go work at a Christian camp and be an Executive Director of a camp someday. Continue reading Spotlight Interview: Dave Wilson, CCIM / EVP, Lockard Companies Interview
We’ve all used paid listing/ search platforms for CRE in the past. Some of us have paid to list and/or paid to search, while others used the free platform that allow for viewing of all the ugly duckling assets that have been shopped for 60 days that no one wants to buy.
This has been the system ever since Black’s Guide closed their doors. Do you remember Black’s Guide? It may seem like a million years ago, but Black’s Guide closed their doors on July 9, 2010. At one point almost every person in commercial real estate had at least one Black’s Guide asset/ broker directory on the corner of their desk.
The fall of Black’s Guide, was much more than just a company closing its doors; it showed that the CRE industry was ready to embrace technology (to some degree). The fall of Black’s Guide can be attributed to a handful of CRE listing platforms Continue reading What’s the Deal with LDCRE’s Free Commercial Real Estate Listing & Search Platform?
Your Company is closing deals (acquisitions, dispositions, development, sales, leasing, finance, etc.), but how does anyone other than the 20 people that saw your LinkedIn post, or Twitter post know that your company is doing a great job?
Nobody likes braggers, but people always like seeing transaction news, market insights, and educated market forecasting. LDCRE Commercial Real Estate News syndicates its articles to 500 news websites throughout the globe, helping our network increase its local and global market reach (for free). Become a contributing author and syndicate Commercial Real Estate News articles via LDCRE News around the globe. Continue reading How does the CRE Market know you’re awesome?