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Calkain’s Fernandez Closes Short Term Cracker Barrel GL

Front Royal, VA Location Sold at 5.39% Cap Rate

Herndon, VA – Calkain‘s Senior Managing Director, Rick Fernandez, recently completed the sale of 15 Riverton Commons Plaza in Front Royal, VA for $2.4 Million.  The 11,524 square foot building on nearly 3 acres was 100% occupied by Cracker Barrel through a NNN ground lease with 4 years remaining on the initial term.…

Traci BidingerCalkain’s Fernandez Closes Short Term Cracker Barrel GL

Investment Returns for Net Leases End Year on Flat Note

CoStar News

But Fast Food and Pharmacies Remain Good Bets

Owning a building housing a fast food restaurant or a pharmacy got a little pricier last year. But all in all, average yields on “net lease” properties remained relatively flat in 2018.…

Amanda WillisInvestment Returns for Net Leases End Year on Flat Note

Fernandez & Fallon Broker $2.2M Sale of Shaw Neighborhood Cocktail Bar

The Passenger | 1539 7th Street, NW | Washington, DC

Herndon, VA – Calkain‘s Urban Investment Advisors team of Rick Fernandez, Senior Managing Director and Andrew Fallon, Executive Managing Director, recently completed the sale of 1539 7th Street, NW. The popular cocktail bar, The Passenger, occupies the building and is operating under a long-term landlord friendly lease.…

Traci BidingerFernandez & Fallon Broker $2.2M Sale of Shaw Neighborhood Cocktail Bar

What Can Opportunity Zones Offer NNN Investors?

Commercial Property Executive

Even if the final regulations do not include net leased assets, the expected increase in retail stores in these districts is promising.

For answers to that question, we’ll just have to wait a while. If the current partial shutdown of the US government doesn’t hang things up too much, the Treasury Department is expected to come out next month with regulations that are said to answer that question and many more. In the meantime, net lease investors will just have to bide their time.…

Amanda WillisWhat Can Opportunity Zones Offer NNN Investors?

Net Lease Properties Maintain Pace

Shopping Center Business

The market for single tenant net lease properties in 2017 operated in an environment of ambivalence. At issue were the political uncertainty following the election of a new U.S. president along with uncertainty regarding how proposed changes to the nation’s tax code would treat investors used to the benefits of a 1031 exchange. Rising interest rates over the past 18 months factored into net lease transactions, compressing yields on properties. All of these elements come into play at a time when retail itself is going through changes, forcing investors to look more closely at not only the real estate and

Amanda WillisNet Lease Properties Maintain Pace

The Continued Strength of the Retail Pharmacy Sector

GlobeSt.com

Think about your neighborhood retail pharmacy. Perhaps it’s a stand-alone Walgreens on a busy street corner, or a CVS on a pad site, shadow-anchored by a big-box retailer. If you’re anything like the average consumer, this pharmacy offers a handy location for prescriptions, health and beauty products, and groceries.

If investors are anything like the average net lease property owner, they might find …

Amanda WillisThe Continued Strength of the Retail Pharmacy Sector

How Have Apps Changed Retail?

GlobeSt.com

Net lease investors should care if a potential tenant has put in the time and effort to develop an app.

Has the rise of smartphones changed how people shop? Yes, consumers have done more and more shopping via smartphone. Today, we see more and more companies creating apps to reach their smartphone carrying customers, and more and more people using these apps.…

Amanda WillisHow Have Apps Changed Retail?

Calkain Urban Advisors Bring Trophy $17.5M Washington, DC Neighborhood CVS to Market

3323 and 3325-3329 Connecticut Ave, NW are offered for sale fully leased and guaranteed by CVS

Herndon, VA – Calkain’s Jonathan Hipp, President and CEO, and Rick Fernandez, Senior Managing Director, will be bringing to market 3323 and 3325-3329 Connecticut Avenue, NW providing an exceptional opportunity to acquire 8,754 square feet of rock solid, street level, trophy Washington, DC real estate along the core retail block of the highly affluent Cleveland Park neighborhood.…

Traci BidingerCalkain Urban Advisors Bring Trophy $17.5M Washington, DC Neighborhood CVS to Market

Diagnosing the Net-Lease Medical Sector

Globest.com

What do dialysis clinics, urgent care locations, and dental offices have in common? They are often net lease tenants and together these types of tenants make up the net lease medical sector.

Calkain’s just-released “Net Lease Report: Medical Sector” notes that net lease medical properties can prove to be viable investments, thanks to the following fundamentals.…

Amanda WillisDiagnosing the Net-Lease Medical Sector

Calkain’s Fernandez Completes $8.35M Sale of Two Richmond MSA Retail Centers

Herndon, VA – Rick Fernandez, Senior Managing Director at Calkain Companies, recently completed the sale of the 90% leased, 12,336 square foot Courthouse Shops, located at 6921 Commons Plaza and the fully leased 19,876 square foot Cloverhill Shops, located at 13918 Hull Street, both properties are just south of Richmond, VA.  The centers are well-situated with national anchors and great visibility along main retail trade areas.  Calkain represented the seller in the $8.35M transaction that sold at a 7.56% cap rate to a private investment group out of Baltimore, MD.…

Traci BidingerCalkain’s Fernandez Completes $8.35M Sale of Two Richmond MSA Retail Centers