Knipp Contracting Giving Back: The Ronald McDonald House  Last week the crew from Knipp Contracting gave back to the community in Phoenix, Arizona by volunteering at the Ronald McDonald House. Since 1974, the Ronald McDonald House has provided vital resources and support for children and their families...

Grocery Stores Rethink Space  As online shopping increases, grocery stores are rethinking their space and offering alternatives for shoppers such as home delivery and pickup points. If popular supermarkets don’t adjust for the changing climate, someone else will, like the e-commerce giant, Amazon. Major food retailers like...

National Association of REALTORS Market Update The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) Pending Home Sale Index tracks the number of home sales across the U.S. markets. For the eighth month in a row, pending home sales have declined by 1.8 percent month-over-month. “Pending home sales continued a...

Amazon to Build Multistory Distribution Centers Across the U.S. It was announced recently that the e-commerce giant, Amazon has plans to build multistory distribution centers in several U.S. locations. Though Amazon has not publicly confirmed, there is evidence of four nearly identical plans to build four-story...

How is Hurricane Florence Impacting Commercial Real Estate?  Although Hurricane Florence has been downgraded to a tropical storm at this point, a significant amount of damage has been done and it is impacting both traditional real estate as well as commercial. On Friday CoStar released a report...

Hotel Construction Financing Options Since 2017 the hotel construction business has been on the rise, which means there is more demand for financing options. Currently there are over 5,000 hotel construction projects lined up with an additional 2,427 projects in early planning stages. If you are...

Create a Healthier Workspace with these 5 Tips  Like most of us, we spend a great deal of our time at work which can leave little time for exercise. But with these five tips you can create a healthier workspace today. A standing desk: standing desks...

5 Types of ‘Fix-and-Flip’ Loans Available  Considering a real estate investment in a ‘fix-n-flip’ but not sure how you will finance it? Here are five types of loans available today. The hard money loan: these loans are often called “rehab loans” but typically a short-term loan...

In Commercial Real Estate, Time Equals Money  In commercial real estate, time equals money and we recognize the successful completion of your construction job, or a commercial investment is critical. The Knipp Contracting/Commercial team has over forty years of construction experience and after completing more than 20,000 construction projects...