Shawn Massey, CCIM, SCLS

Weekly CRE and Retail Article Round Up! March 15, 2012

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Before You Move Into an Empty Building, Know This

Retail Tenants Less Insistent on Rent Concessions as Market Conditions Improve

Mar 8, 2012 12:20 PM, By Elaine Misonzhnik, Senior Associate Editor

Despite changing retail trends, Wolfchase remains competitive destination

By Andy Meek

Updated 2:33PM

$20M Main Street project planned in Little Rock

Ten truths of live-work planning policy

Blog post by Thomas Dolan on 09 Mar 2012

Tips for TOD advocates

Practitioners offer some helpful strategies for promoting transit oriented development in local communities.

How zoning went wrong, and how to shape places better

Tenant Kickbacks=Professional Prostitution?

CoStar Group Announces Memphis Winners of 2011 CoStar Power Broker Awards

Annual Awards Recognize Top Commercial Real Estate Dealmakers

Dry rub wins hot wing festival for Memphis restaurant—-temporarily/

Done deals

Popeyes uses new site selection process to drive growth

March 9, 2012 | By Bret Thorn

Dan Gilbert’s vision for downtown Detroit retail | Crain’s Detroit Business

What is Merchant Development?

Updated: Top 150 Commercial Real Estate People You Must Connect With On LinkedIn

Why Don’t Real Estate Developers Just Ask Us What We Want?–gRIAVgBYgVlbi1VUw&cd=UomTVQN7cu8&usg=AFQjCNGYy_MZjp9xuXXlZvw4zJ7RKSV5Ww

Dunkin’ Donuts in Brookhaven Circle to Open in April

Homework Trumps Gut Instinct in Retail Brokering

Coffee Break: Project on Front gets tax break

New Retail Stores Planned For Multi-Store U.S. Retail Chains Expanding in 2012

GMM: Dunkin Donuts

Ground Control

Owners and developers unearth opportunities through creative land leases.

by Philip F. Himovitz, CCIM

Pop Goes Retail

Temporary stores need their own lease language.

by Steven P. Heller

Advice from Donald Trump and Robert Kiyosaki

Different Methods Yield RE Data Gaps

By Sarah Baker

Real estate looking up

Jackson No. 90 of 843 markets for employee numbers

HomeGoods Preps for Memphis Store

How Dunkin’ Plans to Win the Coffee Wars

by Elaine Misonzhnik March 14th, 2012

How Dunkin’ Donuts plans to double its U.S. units


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Shawn Massey, CCIM, SCLS is a partner with The Shopping Center Group a 3rd party retail real estate advisory firm in their Memphis office, an adjunct professor in the graduate real estate program at The University of Memphis and a co-founder and Chairman of the Board for the Memphis Business Academy charter schools (K-12grade) in the Frayser area of Memphis.  

For all your retail real estate needs (tenant representation, landlord representation and property, investment & land sales) I hope that you will choose The Shopping Center Group and me to represent you and your business.  We understand that representation is a privilege and that you have a choice!

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