Appalachian Commercial Real Estate
19
JUL
2016

Why all the mixed-use buildings in Boone, NC?

For those of you who live in or are familiar with Boone, you are probably aware that the town has certainly seen an influx of new commercial development, most of it being new mixed-use buildings such as The Standard of Boone and Winkler Square.  New proposed mixed-use projects...
06
JUL
2015

#CRE and Periscope

Another new technology allows #CRE professionals to broadcast to anyone and everyone about anything. For those of you involved with #SocialMedia you might or might not be aware of a new technology called Periscope. In simple terms this #Twitter owned product allows users to...
03
APR
2014

ICSC Carolinas Idea Exchange 2014

Last week I had the opportunity to not only attend ICSC Carolinas Idea Exchange but speak.  Speak on what you say, well Social Media and how I use it and its impact on Commercial Real Estate #CRE.  Back story, last year was my first year attending ICSC Carolinas Idea Exchange.  I...
11
MAR
2014
CCIM Commercial Real Estate

NC Commercial Real Estate Market Forecast

Last week I had the opportunity to attend the 2014 NC CCIM Triad Market Forecast.  Being that I am a designee now I thought it was time to get more involved in chapter events.  Seeing that I am attending ICSC Carolina Idea Exchange at the end of the month in Charlotte I wanted to...
25
FEB
2014
Boone

Construction of ’494 Lofts’ Begins in Downtown Boone

One of the Board of Adjustment (BOA) cases that I heard this past year was the mixed use building in Downtown Boone now named 494 Lofts.  I remain a proponent of redevelopment of underutilized sites.  This in my opinion was one of those sites.  I believe that any new commercial...
18
FEB
2014
Zaxby

Special Use Permit for Zaxbys on N.C. 105 Extension Approved

I wanted to share with you all news that is happening in the Boone area.  Last week the Town of Boone Board of Adjustment approved two variances and the special use permit for a Zaxby’s located on NC Highway 105 Extension.  Below is a link to the High Country Press article....
18
FEB
2014
Appalachian Commercial Real Estate

Commercial Real Estate in a small market

Wow, it happened, my first blog post.  First off, I want to thank Sallie Aceto at Sallie B. Designs for helping me tweak what I obviously didn’t know.  Secondly, I want to thank Duke Long for encouraging me to tell it how it is, no sugar coating. Commercial Real Estate in a...