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National Association of REALTORS®
Register for the Commercial Caffeinated Breakfast at the 2014 REALTORS® Conference & Expo in New Orleans. This ticketed networking event, set for Nov. 8, will feature a keynote speaker and the opportunity to connect with commercial practitioners from across the country.
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Discovering Commercial Real Estate offers a broad overview of the basics of commercial real estate and how it differs from residential real estate. Attendees will be able to distinguish and understand the commercial broker’s role and discover the different types of commercial properties, terms, valuation methods, marketing and resources for further education. Full details can be found online. Contact the ICBR office for group pricing on 5 or more. Register today.
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Cassidy Turley being acquired
Inside Indiana Business
Cassidy Turley, a leading commercial real estate services provider in the U.S., announced recently that it has entered into an agreement with an affiliate of DTZ Investment Holdings, backed by TPG, PAG Asia Capital and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, to sell 100 percent of the equity interests of Cassidy Turley. The agreement is subject to customary closing conditions and is dependent on Cassidy Turley’s combination with the operations of DTZ Group to create a global, full-service commercial real estate services company.
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4-story addition proposed for Mass Ave. office building
Indianapolis Business Journal
The new owner of a historic office building at the foot of Massachusetts Avenue wants to make it bigger by constructing a four-story addition with ground-level retail on an adjacent surface lot. Local real estate firm Gershman Partners in December bought the 108-year-old Marott Center for nearly $3.3 million and the 90-space parking lot for $889,760, Marion County Assessor records show.
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Shoe Sensation will expand Jeffersonville headquarters
Louisville Business First
Shoe Sensation Inc. plans to expand its headquarters and distribution center at America Place Business Park in Jeffersonville, adding 32 workers in the next four years. The expansion plans are driven by the company's growth, according to a news release from One Southern Indiana, the economic development agency for Clark and Floyd counties.
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Prospective Salesforce tower spurs proposal, concerns
Indianapolis Business Journal
The recent news that Salesforce.com wants a signature office tower in downtown Indianapolis already has sparked an overture from at least one developer, shined a spotlight on available sites and triggered concerns about the impact on office vacancy rates. In a brief interview, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff told IBJ, "We'd like to build a Salesforce tower in Indianapolis, we just haven't found the right opportunity yet. If we can find the right developer, the right piece of land, we'd love to have a Salesforce tower here."
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US construction spending posts surprise decline in August
Reuters
U.S. construction spending unexpectedly fell in August, hit by weaker private spending outside the housing sector and a pullback in public investments. Construction spending dropped 0.8 percent to an annual rate of $960.96 billion, the Commerce Department said in a report that also revised downward spending estimates for the prior two months.
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Southern Indiana airport lands big grant to help with runway extension
Louisville Business First
Clark Regional Airport was awarded $2 million in federal money recently to further facilitate the extension of its major runway. The Federal Aviation Administration has issued a grant of $2,050,000 for phase 8 of an 11-phase project to extend Runway 18/36, which does not meet FAA standards for its current uses, according to the grant award.
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Skjodt plotting $25 million sports complex
Indianapolis Business Journal
Paul Skjodt, owner of the now-dormant Indiana Ice hockey team, has secured an option on 92 acres in a busy northwest-side corridor for a $25 million multi-use sports complex. Skjodt said if his proposed development on the southwest corner of the Interstate 465 and Michigan Road interchange comes to fruition, his U.S. Hockey League franchise will come back to life.
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Indiana property sells for over $60 million
Inside Indiana Business
HFF announced on Sept. 23, that it has closed the sale of Solana Apartments at the Crossing, a 384-unit, Class A multi-housing community located to the north of downtown Indianapolis. HFF marketed the property on behalf of Milhaus. Inland Real Estate Acquisitions, Inc. purchased the asset for a total of $60.5 million or $158,000 per unit.
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