Shawn Massey, CCIM, SCLS

The Sky is NOT Falling; Don’t Believe the Hype…

I have had the privilege to be associated with Garrick Brown this past several years through my affiliation with Chainlinks. The editorial below is one of the best I have read in a long time. Garrick thanks for allowing me to share. Terranomics Retail Newsline Week Ending January 26, 2014 The Sky is NOT Falling; Don’t Believe the Hype… Hello...

Why I belong? No longer a bystander, but a participant.

“There is two ways to get to the top of the tree….one sit on acorn and wait and the other is to climb it” Kemmons Wilson, Sr. Founder Holiday Inns of America It is that time of year when many of us are deciding what organizations we want to continue to be a part of in the New Year or those organizations we want to join. In the commercial real estate...

“If you don’t know where you are going, You might end up some place else.” ~ Yogi Berra – former Yankee catcher ~ What’s up in 2014? After a very interesting year in 2013 I find myself like many real estate advisors/brokers trying to determine the best course of action in the New Year of 2014. I am big proponent of setting...

12 Indispensable Mobile Apps for Commercial Brokers

A great article from the Broker Savant site. http://www.brokersavant.com/12-indispensable-mobile-apps-for-commercial-brokers/ 12 Indispensable Mobile Apps for Commercial Brokers Remember offices? Most of the CRE pros we know spend so much time on the go, they may as well not even have one. We wondered what apps for Commercial Brokers were the best. So we asked...

Shopping Center Group Sees Retail Starting to Rally

http://www.memphisdailynews.com/news/2013/may/25/shopping-center-group-sees-retail-starting-to-rally/ The Shopping Center Group is seeing activity perk up a bit in 2013 following several years of sluggishness in the local retail market due to the recent recession. “It is definitely a lot better than it was two to three years ago. We are busier than we were...

How Are Retailers Choosing Locations Today? – A Community Guide to Understanding the Retailers Site Section Process

http://www.expansionsolutionsmagazine.com/050613_retail How Are Retailers Choosing Locations Today – A Community Guide to Understanding the Retailers Site Section Process Please click on the attached link to read the above article that was published in the May 1013 issue of Expansion Solutions Magazine. It was derived from a series of blog posts and...