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Lee & Associates Grows Canadian Presence with Latest Expansion: Calgary, Alberta

Calgary Expansion Marks the Third Lee & Associates Office in Canada     November 16, 2022 (CALGARY, AB) – Lee & Associates, the largest broker-owned commercial real estate firm in North America, announces the opening of an office in Calgary, Alberta. The office will specialize in industrial, with plans to strategically recruit teams that will grow their capabilities in retail and office. The Lee & Associates Calgary team will be led by Jon C. Mook, SIOR, and…

Lee & Associates Nashville, TN Transitions from a Satellite Office to a Freestanding Office

November 9, 2022 (NASHVILLE, TN) – Lee & Associates, the largest broker-owned commercial real estate firm in North America, announced today that their Nashville, TN office has transitioned from a satellite office to a freestanding office, granting them access to Lee & Associates unique capital structure benefits. Lee & Associates Nashville is led by Jim Rodrigues, SIOR, who serves as president. Since the satellite office opening in March of last year, the office has executed an aggressive growth strategy. As…

Industrial Developer Acquires Shovel-Ready Land in Ontario, Canada

OVERVIEW Buyer Representation Approximately 35.15 Acres Zoning: General Employment, Industrial Direct Exposure to QEW Highway Sale Price: $56,350,000 For more information regarding this case study, please contact: Chris Wigle, MBA D  (416) 628-4648 Email // Resume   Mark Cascagnette, SIOR D  (416) 619-4400 Email // Resume   Luis Almeida, SIOR D  (416) 628-8151 Email // Resume The Client Anatolia Capital Corp (ACC) is the real estate division of Anatolia Group Inc. Its business activities include…

With Vendor Applicants Raring To Go, NYC’s Cannabis Leasing Market Hits Breakneck Pace

Bisnow.com Features Lee & Associates New York City’s Greg Tannor and Jessica Gerstein   After more than a year of build-up, vendor license applications awarded by New York State’s Office of Cannabis Management are slated to open at some point in the next 30 to 90 days. As the dawn of NYC’s formal cannabis retail market edges closer, aspiring vendors have accelerated their searches for available retail space and are signing lease agreements with a range of different conditions, experts in…

Rising Interest Rates, Inflation Lead Investors to Reassess Which CRE Assets to Pursue

WealthManagement.com Features Lee & Associates New York City’s Ben Tapper   Rising interest rates, inflation and fears of a recession are starting to change the calculations of how to get the best returns for commercial real estate investors. Should they continue to favor multifamily and industrial assets, which have served them well through the pandemic disruption? Or switch to higher risk, but higher yield investments? It looks like the best approach might be combining the…

Seeing Green: Cannabis Can Fill Vacancies, Boost Property Values, But Deals Are Hard To Do

Bisnow.com Features Lee & Associates New York City’s Greg Tannor   The cannabis industry touches almost every commercial real estate asset class, from industrial to retail to office and flex. Despite its many obstacles, a fervent desire by developers to capitalize on the emerging industry is translating to increased demand for space. A 2021 survey by the National Association of Retailers found that in states where recreational or medicinal marijuana is legal, 36% of members…

The Medical Office Sector Continues to Hold Steady

WealthManagement.com Features Lee & Associates Twin Cities’s Susan Wilson and Chris Jacobson   The medical office sector couldn’t be in better shape despite fears of the impact from telemedicine and given the demand for health care, the industry should be robust over the next 12 months, according to analysts. A segment known for its stability and resistance to recessions set record highs for asking rents in 2021 as vacancies decreased–a trend expected through the next…

Lee & Associates Grows Southern California Presence with Downtown Los Angeles Expansion

June 6, 2022 (LOS ANGELES, CA) – Lee & Associates, the largest broker-owned commercial real estate firm in North America, announces the opening of a new office in Downtown Los Angeles. The office will specialize in industrial, office, and investment brokerage, with plans to strategically recruit teams that will grow their capabilities in multifamily and retail. Lee & Associates Los Angeles – Downtown will be led by Jack R. Cline, Jr. as President. The team consists of thirteen…

Lee & Associates President, Al Apuzzo, Named in GlobeSt 2022 Best Bosses

Click Here to View the Award Release on GlobeSt Lee & Associates North San Diego County President, Al Apuzzo, has been selected as an honoree in the GlobeSt.com/Real Estate Forum Magazine 2022 edition of Best Bosses. AL APUZZO Al Apuzzo is known for his encouraging and celebratory spirit and is often heard saying “go team” throughout the office. Apuzzo is president and managing broker of Lee & Associates’ North San Diego County office, where he…