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Tight Real Estate Market? Try a Sale/Leaseback – Issue 40

Finding the right space for your business is a complicated process involving a number of moving targets. Everyone is familiar with the old adage of “Location, Location, Location,” but timing and pricing will also dominate the decision-making process during your next commercial property acquisition.

Brexit Dilemma and Opportunity! Issue 40

The United Kingdom has held a pivotal position in European venture capital as a hub for both investors and start-ups, and that’s particularly true in categories where it has been strong, including financial technology (fintech), games, and biotech.

ITRA Global Expands its Worldwide Network – Issue 40

ITRA Global continues to assemble a nimble team of independent and unbiased advisory firms throughout the world with the addition of affiliates in Seattle, Washington; Orlando, Florida; and Amsterdam, Netherlands. With coverage in major markets around the world, ITRA Global is one of the largest organizations dedicated to representing tenants and occupiers of commercial real estate. The three new ITRA Global affiliate offices are:

Corporate Culture and Space Design – Issue 39

In early 2012, a fascinating story of transformation, collaboration, and creativity began to unfold in Ft. Collins, Colorado, where Woodward, Inc. was headquartered.

Leasing Office Space Down Under; The Aussie Way of Doing Business – Issue 39

Australia is known as the land down under where our nearest neighbours are New Zealand and the major emerging markets of Asia. It is the birthplace of great Aussie icons like Steve Irwin and Crocodile Dundee.

How Pearl Izumi’s Headquarters Became The World’s #1 Commercial Project – Issue 38

Many things can happen to a company’s office space over the years. For example, take what occurred during my 18-year relationship as a tenant/buyer’s representative for Pearl Izumi.

The Rebirth of Detroit – Issue 38

No other city in America suffered as much as Detroit during the Great Recession. When two of the Big Three automakers and then the City of Detroit declared bankruptcy, most people viewed the metropolitan area as an economic wasteland.

In Memoriam: Dr. Ronald R. Pollina, PhD – Issue 39

Dr. Ronald R. Pollina Ph.D., 71, Chairman Emeritus of ITRA Global and Founder of Park Ridge, Illinois-based Pollina Corporate Real Estate, Inc., recently passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family.