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Self-Storage Units Wanted in the Recovery from the Hurricanes

September 18, 2017 | National Real Estate Investor The 2017 hurricane season has created an unexpected need for self-storage as people look for safe, dry places to store possessions salvaged from damaged homes. Self-storage properties will have an important role to play in the recovery from the hurricanes that recently struck Florida and Texas. “Historically, […]

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Investors work harder to find portfolio deals

May 15, 2017 | SpareFoot The pipeline of for-sale portfolios is starting to look a little picked over at this later stage of the real estate cycle. “Obviously, we have seen some of the bigger portfolios trade,” said Ryan Clark, a senior vice president at Skyview Advisors, a national self-storage brokerage firm. Some of the […]

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Full-time jobs are easier to get

May 11, 2017 | USA Today For years, the nation’s solid job growth and tumbling unemployment have been tainted by the shadow of millions of underemployed Americans not counted in the official jobless rate. Now, even that shadow is receding. The number of part-time workers who would prefer full-time jobs fell by 281,000 last month […]

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A lengthy runway

March 24, 2017 | Business Observer As commercial real estate goes, no sector has been as white hot this economic cycle as rental apartments. Tens of thousands of new residences have been developed throughout the Gulf Coast during the past four years, even as investors have clamored for well-maintained and well-located existing complexes — buying […]

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