CRE Veteran is Bullish on East Bay Investment Market

Marilyn Hansen has joined TRI Commercial/CORFAC International in Walnut Creek as senior director with more than 30 years’ experience in investment and leasing advisory. By Lisa Brown | April 24, 2019 at 04:03 AM WALNUT CREEK, CA—Longtime commercial real estate advisor Marilyn Hansen has joined TRI Commercial/CORFAC International in Walnut Creek as senior director. With more than 30 … Continue reading CRE Veteran is Bullish on East Bay Investment Market

Marilyn Hansen Joins TRI Commercial

Marilyn Hansen Joins TRI Commercial/CORFAC International in Walnut Creek WALNUT CREEK (APRIL 23, 2019) – Longtime commercial real estate advisor Marilyn Hansen has joined TRI Commercial/CORFAC International in Walnut Creek as Senior Director. With more than 30 years’ experience in investment and leasing advisory, she will primarily focus on retail and investment brokerage by providing … Continue reading Marilyn Hansen Joins TRI Commercial

Papenhausen Hardware Store Reopens in Pop-Up to Keep Workers Paid

Shwanika Narayan - Jan. 23, 2019 Exactly a year after Papenhausen went up in flames, the longtime San Francisco hardware store is back in business in a pop-up location a few doors from its original West Portal location. The temporary space on 2 West Portal Ave., which used to house the Peek-a-boo Factory children’s play … Continue reading Papenhausen Hardware Store Reopens in Pop-Up to Keep Workers Paid

Walnut Creek Retail Revs Up as Year Winds Down

Third quarter 2018 marked the lowest downtown Walnut Creek vacancy rate in more than a year as it dropped to 4.5%, and veteran retail broker John Sechser makes a break for TRI Commercial amid growing development. John Sechser is a well-known fixture on the CRE retail scene, having recently joined TRI. WALNUT CREEK, CA—Third quarter … Continue reading Walnut Creek Retail Revs Up as Year Winds Down

7 Stills: An SFMade Success Story

As we mentioned in our previous post, SFMade is a great local organization, dedicated to rebuilding the Bay Area’s vibrant manufacturing sector. One of the big success stories of SFMade is Seven Stills, a thriving Bayview craft brewery and distillery, where talented brew masters explore the nearly miraculous transformation of beer into whiskey.  Due in … Continue reading 7 Stills: An SFMade Success Story

Cautious Optimism is the Watchword for Retail Investors

Cautious Optimism is the Watchword for Retail Investors Presented by CORFAC International June 7, 2018 | By John Salustri “We’re busier than ever,” says Christina Snyder, one of three CORFAC brokers lending their views to this exclusive RECon video. But that doesn’t prevent the trio from sharing some words of advice. LAS VEGAS—“There’s a healthy … Continue reading Cautious Optimism is the Watchword for Retail Investors

Be a #CRE Advocate, Not Just an Agent: SF Made

Be a #CRE Advocate, Not Just an Agent For TRI retail advisor Ross Portugeis, commercial real estate is about more than brick-and-mortar transactions. Ross is a passionate advocate for local entrepreneurs, and for sustainable growth of small business throughout the community. But these are challenging times in San Francisco’s overheated #CRE market and it takes … Continue reading Be a #CRE Advocate, Not Just an Agent: SF Made