CRE News Hour 5/17/2019

On the first episode of the Commercial Real Estate News Hour, stories (clockwise from upper right) feature: Chicago-based SkyPan International, aerial photography company celebrating its 30th anniversary; Jimmy Hanson from The Hampshire Companies, Jeff Sica from Circle Squared Investments; and Michael Walters of NAI James E. Hanson about retail CBD stores.

In the first episode of The CRE News Hour, we’ll launch our new radio-news style coverage of the people and the stories moving commercial real estate markets across the country.

Featured in this episode:

  • Jimmy Hanson of the Hampshire Companies about a new public private partnership redeveloping an urban environment in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • Gene Preston of Dermody properties will bring us up to date on Dermody’s new industrial spec build in the Lehigh Valley.
  • Jeff Sica of Circle Squared Investments will discuss his preference for direct investments instead of REITs
  • Michael Walters of NAI James Hanson will explain the pitfalls of locating retail stores for sales of CBD oil and other marijuana related products.
  • Mark Segal of Chicago-based Skypan International will talk about the company’s 30th anniversary providing dramatic aerial photography for real estate clients.