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Commercial Real Estate News

 

Read the latest in commercial real estate from our ITRA partners around the world.

For our first “Member Spotlight”, we are very proud to highlight TRILOGIE CRE, based in London. Use this information to tap into the wealth of expertise that exists within our organization.

ITRA Global’s spring 2019 conference in Santa Monica, California featured a guest panel of some of the coolest and most innovative corporate real estate executives. Below you will find the lessons I learned from this fascinating panel. Pictured: Elise Luckham, VP/Director of Real Estate, First American Financial (4th from left), Anita Kamouri, Co-Founder and VP, lometrics (5th from left), Steve Stiesmeyer, Director of Corporate Real Estate, Woodward (6th from the left), Tim Cowell, Director of Workplace Experience, Headspace (6th from right), Vicki Fenton, VP CORE Services, Viacom (5th from right), with Hal Cook, ITRA Los Angeles (far left) and the ITRA Global Board of Directors.

ITRA Global held its semi-annual corporate real estate conference in April 2019 at the Le Méridien Hotel in Santa Monica, California.  Attendees included owners/principals of ITRA Global offices in North America, Europe, Australia and Singapore, along with special guests. 

ITRA Global is pleased to announce that Houston-based Limestone Commercial Real Estate, a leading commercial real estate consultancy firm, was recently selected as a member firm. Brandi McDonald, MCR, (pictured at right) is founder and president of Limestone Commercial Real Estate and has more than 25 years’ experience serving clients from global commercial real estate platforms. 

An esteemed panel of corporate real estate executives spoke at the ITRA Global conference held in Santa Monica, CA on April 5, 2019.

ITRA Global recently announced the 2019 Board of Directors.  In gratitude for their willingness to serve, the organization is proud to provide an overview of their dedication and commitment to ITRA Global.

A recent, very humorous CBS Sunday Morning segment https://youtu.be/F6J4WXeaDfI began: “Here’s an open secret: open office plans are the worst!”  As commercial real estate brokers in the San Francisco Bay Area, we have seen the open office plan morph and mature.

ITRA Global has experience in 300+ markets around the world!  Here are some of the recent transactions completed by our members.

The Girl Scouts of America had a long-term lease in the Fischer building in Detroit, Michigan, with significantly over-market rent and more square footage than needed. Other challenges in this building were landlord’s bankruptcy. 

Whenever an ITRA Global firm represents a company on a lease renewal, a thorough examination is conducted of the landlord’s position with respect to the building in question and to the landlord’s portfolio of buildings in the market.