Considering an Investment Property? Here are a Few Tips  Are you considering an investment property to add to your financial portfolio? An investment property can be a great option however there can also be expensive pitfalls. Here are a few tips. What type of investment do you...

Top Zip Codes for Millennials  According to recent research from RentCafe, there are a few top zip codes that Millennials are paying attention to. The Millennial population accounts for sixty percent or more of submarkets in cities like Chicago, Denver, Philadelphia and New York. The report from...

Who Could be the Next Unicorn in 2018?  The next billion-dollar startup could emerge in 2018 and they are coming from a variety of industries such as tracking, 3-D printing, luggage and online education. Who could be the next unicorn? TrueBridge Capital Partners asked approximately 200...

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...