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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

Why the Window of Opportunity Is Open for Borrowers

Commercial Property Executive

Now is the time for investors to maximize the spread between debt financing and returns, says Calkain Cos.’ Jonathan Hipp.

We all expect investment activity to pick up after the summer months, but are we seeing a bigger uptick than normal?  We think so. …

Leigh ClineWhy the Window of Opportunity Is Open for Borrowers

Calkain’s Fernandez and Fallon Bring $10.5M-8% Cap 7152 Windsor Boulevard to Market

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Rick Fernandez, Senior Managing Director and Andrew Fallon, Executive Managing Director of Calkain Companies have been retained to sell 7152 Windsor Boulevard in Baltimore, MD. The property is 100% leased to S&P investment grade BBB- credit rated Leidos, Inc. The property includes a single story 57,855 sf building situated on 4.96 acres with 300 on-site parking spaces providing an above-market parking ratio in the government and contractor-driven Windsor Mill sub-market of Baltimore, Maryland. The property is strategically located in close proximity to the federal agencies served by Leidos and has undergone over $2M in improvements over the tenant’s history at …

Amanda WillisCalkain’s Fernandez and Fallon Bring $10.5M-8% Cap 7152 Windsor Boulevard to Market