Shopping center owners are having no trouble financing their properties, despite some of the negative commentary swirling around the retail industry, RECon panelists said Monday. “It’s a great time to be a borrower,” noted Michael Phillips, a managing principal at Lubert-Adler Partners.
Jon: Most obvious was that attendance was down significantly, but that made way for better conversations. Everyone was quite positive. All the past chatter about the “Retail Apoclypse” has subsided, not once did I hear any negative chatter. The focus was on doing deals and getting business done. It was a very productive show.
Tampa, FL – The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), the industry’s largest retail commercial real estate association with over 70,000 members in over 100 countries, has named David Sobelman its sole faculty member focused on triple net lease investments. Sobelman was chosen to lead ICSC’s education platform for its membership which will include presentations at various locations throughout the country including their annual conference, known as RECON, which typically hosts about 35,000 attendees in Las Vegas, NV.
Being selected as ICSC’s first leader in the net lease segment of commercial real estate is truly a testament to his dedication …
Tampa, FL – Continuing with their national presence, Calkain Companies will be moderating panels in the next couple of months at various real estate events. David Sobelman, Executive Vice President and Managing Partner, along with Patrick Nutt, Managing Partner, will be moderating a Net Lease Special Industry Group at the Florida ICSC show in Orlando on August 22. Although they will be the only two speakers on the panel, the entire Florida Calkain team will be attending the event.