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Net Lease Investors Remain Confident in Q3

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Despite the specter of trade wars and a global economic slowdown, net lease investors bought in Q3 2019, showing confidence in the sector and economy. However, the US economy bears watching, especially in light of another Federal Reserve interest rate cut.

Three months later, the story is different. During the third quarter, cap rates ramped up by 16 bps, from 6.41% to 6.57%.

An increase in cap rates can mean more buyers are in the market, eager to take advantage of lower price points. This is supported by our transactional data, which posted 544 completed deals. Even in the face …

Amanda WillisNet Lease Investors Remain Confident in Q3

The War Between Amazon and the Dollar Store Sector

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How does the online giant expect to break into one of the busiest sectors for buyers?

As we continue to grow into a digital age, we see more and more retailers developing their online presence to have a wider reach with consumers around the world. This is how Amazon become the shopping behemoth we know today. As a result, different brick-and-mortar stores struggle to create a business plan that addresses Amazon’s competition and eventually fall to the wayside. One sector, however, has not seemed to be taken aback from this competition—the Dollar Store sector.…

Amanda WillisThe War Between Amazon and the Dollar Store Sector

Auto Versus Bank: Two Net Lease Types, Different Sides of the Coin

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Net-lease properties encompass a single investment category. However, differences between banking centers and automotive repair centers/auto supply retailers mean investors must understand industries and trends before putting their money into properties.…

Leigh ClineAuto Versus Bank: Two Net Lease Types, Different Sides of the Coin

Calkain’s Fernandez Assists First Time NNN Buyer With Closing On North Carolina Investment Property

Herndon, VA – Rick Fernandez, Senior Managing Director at Calkain Companies, recently helped a buyer complete their first purchase of a NNN investment property.  The High Point, North Carolina property included a 3,000 sf building on nearly an acre of land NNN leased to Bank of America. …

Traci BidingerCalkain’s Fernandez Assists First Time NNN Buyer With Closing On North Carolina Investment Property

Calkain’s Fernandez Arranges $7.6M Sale of NNN Pep Boys on Short-Term Lease

Herndon, VA  – Rick Fernandez, Calkain’s Senior Managing Director, recently completed the sale of the real estate at 20900 Frederick Road Germantown, MD featuring a 18,576 square foot building with 11 service bays on 2.3 acres 100% NNN leased to Pep Boys.  Calkain represented the seller in the $7.6M, 6.1% cap rate transaction.  The property sold to a private investor completing a 1031 exchange.…

Traci BidingerCalkain’s Fernandez Arranges $7.6M Sale of NNN Pep Boys on Short-Term Lease

Calkain’s Murphy & Fletcher Complete $5.3M 1031 Exchange for Client

Calkain’s Rich Murphy and Scott Fletcher recently completed an assignment in which they assisted a client in completing a $5.3M 1031 tax deferred exchange.

Calkain successfully secured two replacement properties for a client that recently sold a hotel and was looking for more passive investments. One property, a $2.8M DaVita Dialysis clinic in Florence, SC, and the other a $2.5M Starbucks in Watertown, CT, were each closed within weeks of each other. Calkain not only assisted in finding and underwriting the properties, but also in arranging and managing the due diligence and transition process post sale.…

Amanda WillisCalkain’s Murphy & Fletcher Complete $5.3M 1031 Exchange for Client

Calkain’s Murphy & Fletcher Complete $5.3M 1031 Exchange for Client

Herndon, VA – Calkain’s Rich Murphy and Scott Fletcher recently completed an assignment in which they assisted a client in completing a $5.3M 1031 tax deferred exchange.

Calkain successfully secured two replacement properties for a client that recently sold a hotel and was looking for more passive investments. One property, a $2.8M DaVita Dialysis clinic in Florence, SC, and the other a $2.5M Starbucks in Watertown, CT, were each closed within weeks of each other. Calkain not only assisted in finding and underwriting the properties, but also in arranging and managing the due diligence and transition process post sale.…

Amanda WillisCalkain’s Murphy & Fletcher Complete $5.3M 1031 Exchange for Client

Net Lease Investors Take a Hard Look at CRE Fundamentals

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Calkain’s Q2 Net Lease Overview shows investors taking a hard look at real estate fundamentals, even as property sales continue their increase from the first quarter of 2019.

In analyzing report metrics in our Q2 2019 Net Lease Overview, we noted a focus on fundamentals, a bump in sales activities, and third, a three-sector impact. Let’s explain the third point first.

Q2 numbers were influenced mainly by the automotive, big box, and dollar store sectors; all three types experienced a jump in sales, though their cap rates differed.…

Amanda WillisNet Lease Investors Take a Hard Look at CRE Fundamentals