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Ohio Equities Finds Industrial Warehouse Space Fueling BARK Co. Expansion and Job Growth

The rapidly expanding Original BARK Company, announced in a press release last week that it would be creating 500 full-time jobs in Columbus over the next four years, tripling its staff. Launched in 2012, with its monthly, themed subscription, BARK Box, BARK has now expanded to include, BARK Super Chewer, BARK Bright, and BARK Eats. The success of these expansions, and specifically, the success of BARK Eats, drove co-founder, Carly Strife to think about expanding its industrial space here in Columbus, Ohio, which accounts some of the job creation the…

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July Transactions – Another Hot Month for Central Ohio Real Estate

July was another busy month for NAI Ohio Equities. Our office closed on another record number of industrial, office and retail properties. One of our large office sales included the sale of the former Volunteers of America building located at 1776-1780 E. Broad Street. It was sold for $3,510,000. You can read more about the sale here. The Central Ohio Commercial Real Estate market continues to be a great market for both small businesses and larger corporations. Get in touch with us if you need an opinion of value on…

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Space: the Not-So-New Amenity Everyone Wants

Commercial real estate trends are always adapting. The best-selling features of today aren’t always the same ones we’ll see tomorrow. In this business, keeping up with the latest requires due diligence into the market’s hottest items. The ebbs and flows of tenant demands make it imperative for CRE pros to stay abreast of what’s selling and what’s not. Right now, a new trend is emerging on the radar of real estate development. No, it’s not a new technology or lifestyle toy – it’s space. Space has always been a popular…

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August 2020 Transactions News 

Want to Know What Properties Sold or Leased in August?

Our office closed on over 20 properties during the month of (normally slow) August. Some of our larger transactions included the sale of office buildings and industrial leases. Let us know how we can help you buy, sell, or lease commercial property in Central Ohio!

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Commercial Real Estate 101 

How is Supply Chain Disruption Impacting Industrial CRE?

What hasn’t COVID disrupted? At this point, the shocking headlines exploring the ways the coronavirus is impacting the world has become the ‘new normal.’ It’s clear that the virus has made waves everywhere, but the one thing everyone is keeping an eye on is the industrial sector. The warehousing business has been actualizing all of e-commerce’s promises, adapting to every new trend, and being increasingly flexible along the way. But, the already busy world of industrial kicked up yet again when COVID-19 cropped up. The virus immediately caused discrepancies in…

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Commercial Real Estate 101 

Looking to Invest? Terminology 101

Are you new to Commercial Real Estate, or have you never known what any of the following terms mean? Here we give you a quick breakdown of common terminology found in the world of CRE (commercial real estate): Build Out: The construction or improvements of the interior space, including flooring, walls, finished plumbing, electrical work, etc. Capitalization Rate (Cap Rate): The value given to the property when the Net Operating Income (NOI) is divided by the current market value or sales price. A cap rate can be used as a…

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Commercial Real Estate 101 

4 Ways Multifamily Property Owners Can Keep Tenants Informed and Safe

As the COVID-19 pandemic sweeps across the nation, CRE’s multifamily sector is put in a unique position. Being the space where the home-life of residents merges with the commercial arena, multifamily communities are in a bracket in and of itself. Multifamily property owners have a responsibility to keep their tenants safe and prevent the contagion from spreading throughout the community’s population. Fortunately, there are some simple steps that property owners can take that can help bend the curve and keep your residents safe, healthy, and informed. Here are 4 highly…

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Commercial Real Estate 101 

Ten Properties with Video Tours

Looking for commercial real estate, but don’t have the time to visit the properties in person? Our agents identified 10 properties that are the highest in demand and created walk-through videos. Looking for a walk-through video of a property not identified below? Let us know! We can create a custom video for you. 383 N. Front Street, The Acock Building, Columbus, Ohio: The Acock Building is located next to Nationwide Arena in the Arena District. The building has 3,900 SF of office space available. The space has a creative style…

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NAI Ohio Equities’ Virtual Marketing Techniques

As our team took steps to quickly and efficiently create and promote a Work From Home atmosphere over the past two weeks, we have also brainstormed new ways to show and close properties from afar. Here are three ways in which NAI Ohio Equities is helping you during the COVID-19 pandemic: Virtual Tours: Our team has the ability to create virtual walk-throughs of buildings via videographers and drones. Alternatively, our agents are able to go to properties and video chat with you to “walk” you through properties. Remote Online Notary…

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Commercial Real Estate 101 

2 Reasons Why Information Technology is Changing CRE Leasing/Sales

The commercial real estate business is not what it used to be. Today, the modern CRE industry is being shaped by advances in cutting-edge technologies. While nearly all of today’s top tech innovations are making their way into the commercial real estate module, information technology is making the biggest impact. Information technology is changing the way that business gets done. It’s transforming the entire leasing and sales process and therefore the entire commercial real estate business altogether. Here’s what you need to know about information technology and why it’s having…

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