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Tenant Profile – Chick-fil-A

Ever since its inception in 1946 in Hapeville, a suburb of Atlanta, GA, Chick-fil-A has steadily progressed into the fast food behemoth we know today. Known for its chicken sandwich, Chick-fil-A currently operates over 2,300 location in 47 states and Washington, DC. Owned by the Truitt family, Chick-fil-A remains a privately held company.…

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Tenant Profile – Dunkin’

Dunkin’, previously known as Dunkin’ Donuts, has established itself as one of the premier coffee and donut chains throughout the country. Founded in Quincy, Massachusetts in 1950 Dunkin’ has since expanded into a multi-concept international chain. Currently, Dunkin’ has over 11,300 locations. In the US they cover 41 states. Baskin-Robbins is also under the Dunkin’ umbrella and both concepts will often share one space.…

Amanda WillisTenant Profile – Dunkin’

The Net Lease Resolution for 2019: Expect More of the Same

Unlike most of us, there was no rich celebration of the new year for the net lease sector. No massive resolutions, in fact, not much change at all. If there is a watchword for 2019, it seems to be expect more of the same, at least in terms of the cap rate picture.

In fact, as we pointed out in our most recent quarterly report, tracking the single tenant net lease cap rate against the 10-year Treasury, both have been virtually flat going back to the fourth quarter of 2016, and of the two, cap rates were the flatter! The

Amanda WillisThe Net Lease Resolution for 2019: Expect More of the Same

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

STNLs–A Win-Win Lease Structure for Tenant and Owner Alike

It’s official. The National Real Estate Investor just dubbed the Single-Tenant Net Lease sector “the bedrock of commercial real estate investment.” What’s more, the commercial real estate website went on to predict that “all signs point to the sector remaining in solid shape for the foreseeable future.”

Little wonder. There are subtle nuances to the STNL structure that make it stand out from, and in many respects ahead of, more traditional leases–making it a very appealing fit for investors as well as for creditworthy tenants.

As the name implies, the focus of the STNL is on a single tenant or

Amanda WillisSTNLs–A Win-Win Lease Structure for Tenant and Owner Alike

Tenant Profile – Sonic

Sonic is the largest chain of drive-in restaurants in the US. Having opened their first restaurant in 1953 in Shawnee, OK, today they have grown to over 3,500 locations across 45 states.…

Amanda WillisTenant Profile – Sonic

Tenant Profile – Hardee’s

Wilber Hardee opened his first restaurant in Greenville, North Carolina in 1960. Five months after opening, Hardee’s had its first franchisee. This burger chain has grown at an impressive rate, opening its 1,000th restaurant in just 15 years of business.

Traci BidingerTenant Profile – Hardee’s

Three Common Net Lease Acquisition Mistakes

Real estate has become the largest sector of the US economy over the last 50 years. The real estate sector currently composes 13.1% of the United States’ GDP, and produces $2.4 Trillion annually. The popularity of real estate as an investment stems from the tangible nature of the assets purchased, and the security provided from long term leases. Real estate has become one of the largest asset classes in the world, and investors have begun to recognize single tenant net lease (STNL) properties as one of the best investment types available. These properties have minimal landlord obligations, as the tenant …

Traci BidingerThree Common Net Lease Acquisition Mistakes