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5 Things To Know Before Buying Columbus OH Real Estate Thursday, October 19, 2017

Columbus OH Real Estate | Tips Before BuyingThinking about relocating? You’d be in for a great life ahead if you decide to buy Columbus OH real estate. Why is that, you ask?

Columbus OH is one of the fastest growing major metropolitan areas in the U.S. And it’s celebrated as the second strongest metro in the U.S. for job creation. Below are several quick facts about Columbus, Ohio:

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Don’t Miss It: ColumbusREALTORS® Upcoming Events (Oct-Dec 2017) Monday, October 16, 2017

ColumbusREALTORS | Upcoming EventsColumbus realtors need to look no further for a top-notch realtor association than the ColumbusREALTORS®. With their mission being to provide leadership and education to the community, this group has done exactly that since 1908; most notably, in their association sponsored events and classes.

Have you been taking advantage?

For members of the ColumbusREALTORS® association, monthly events provide a way to network, build their expertise, and gain experience in varying areas of real estate. Aside from events, members also have the opportunity to expand their knowledge with classes hosted by industry leaders and professionals. If you’re not yet a member but want to experience an event or class, some are even available for non-members.

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4 Common Misconceptions Hindering Your First Commercial Real Estate Investment Monday, September 25, 2017

Commercial Real Estate Investment MisconceptionsAre you toying with the idea of getting involved in the commercial real estate investment world? Have you been performing Google searches on commercial properties or commercial real estate investment ideas, only to find reasons not to move forward?

The idea of placing a large sum of money into a commercial property may be a daunting exercise, but your friends at The Robert Weiler Company are here to debunk a few misconceptions you may have read. In a world where “fake news” is the buzzword of the day, here are four ideas that might be holding you back (when they don’t have to):

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Your Ohio Commercial Property Reassessment Cheat Sheet Thursday, August 31, 2017

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With recent headlines focused on politics, protests, international disputes, and a solar eclipse whose path of totality was within a day’s drive of Buckeye State residents, Ohio commercial property owners may have overlooked or forgotten that a statewide property tax reassessment is nearly complete.

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4 FREE Tools for Listing Apartment Buildings for Sale Friday, August 11, 2017

Listing Apartment Buildings for SaleListing apartment buildings for sale, or any commercial property for that matter, can be a grueling and time-consuming task. And, as a broker or agent, who has time to perform the research on the best sites, input all the listing details, and monitor the traffic? You want to get your listing in front of as many interested buyers as possible, and you want it done now. So, where can you go?

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Columbus Real Estate Investing: Generate ROI with 5 Commercial Property Types Friday, June 23, 2017

Columbus Real Estate InvestmentIf you have been an avid investor over the last few years, you know that there hasn’t been a better buy than Columbus real estate. Home prices and sales continue to trend upwards, population growth shows no sign of slowing down, and business expansion is seemingly the norm. So, why are you waiting to make that commercial real estate investment?

The Arch City not only has a diverse population; it also has many different types of real estate, ripe for your investment. Commercial real estate in Columbus, Ohio primarily includes apartment buildings, retail centers, industrial warehouses, land for sale, and office buildings. As such, determining where you put your money is immensely important. Below are some considerations for each property type.

 

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Anatomy of a Commercial Real Estate Appraisal: A Top 10 Q&A Guide Thursday, June 01, 2017

Commercial Real Estate Appraisal Q&AFeeling a bit overwhelmed by the thought of a commercial real estate appraisal? The process can be daunting, especially if you’ve never engaged in an appraisal before. After all, it is a detailed activity that can look different depending on the scope and nature of your property.

To simplify and demystify the appraisal process for you, we have addressed ten of the most important questions asked. So, take a deep breath, read on, and be prepared to gain a deeper insight into this important real estate topic. We believe that you’ll feel better informed, more confident, and maybe even a little enthusiastic when it is time for you to schedule an appointment with a property appraiser.

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Avoid These 7 Mistakes When Investing in Ohio Real Estate Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Ohio Real Estate InvestmentInvesting in Ohio real estate is an excellent way to grow your portfolio and make a handsome profit. Alas, for those new to the game, it can also prove to be a daunting experience. The learning curve is steep, stressful, and risky; newbies may not have extra money lying around in the event of a costly error. Even experienced Columbus realtors and investors make bad decisions occasionally.

We’ve seen a lot of blunders over the years. Want to avoid the most common slip-ups and save yourself time and money? The Robert Weiler Company team has compiled a list of seven mistakes people make when investing in commercial property.

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Which Ingredients Make the Perfect Hunting Land for Sale? Thursday, April 27, 2017

Hunting Land for Sale with DeerIf you are one of over 15 million avid hunters in the United States, then you know the importance of pristine hunting land for sale. Whether you are in search of the perfect place to visit with your buddies or a property where you can truly “live off the land,” there is a checklist that you must follow. So, what should you be looking for? What are the perfect ingredients that create ideal hunting land conditions? Before you write a sizable check to make that important purchase, be certain that you have the right components for hunting success.

 

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6 Fascinating Green Building Trends in Celebration of Earth Day Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Green Building TrendsIn 1970, Earth Day was born. Today, millions of people spanning 184 nations honor Mother Earth by reminding global citizens how to take care of our shared environment. As a leader in commercial real estate, we are honoring Earth Day 2017 by rounding up six of the coolest green building trends currently sweeping the industry. Also, we have created a brief overview of several local buildings native to Columbus, Ohio that are utilizing some of these trends in innovative ways.

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How to Start Your Commercial Real Estate Firm in 10 Achievable Steps Monday, April 17, 2017

Commercial Real Estate FirmCommercial real estate is an exciting, interesting, and rewarding field to dive into, as your work can help shape an entire community. Thinking about starting your own firm? There is a slew of aspects you need to consider. Not sure where to begin your journey with running a thriving organization in a rapidly growing industry?

Here’s a practical, 10-step process to establish your own CRE firm from the experts at The Robert Weiler Company:

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The Millennial Effect: How the Commercial Real Estate Industry is Adapting to America’s ‘It’ Generation Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Commercial Real Estate Industry MillennialsNext to the Baby Boomers, arguably no other group in American history has been the topic of so much conversation than Millennials. A diverse cohort ranging in age from their late teens to their mid-thirties, the group continues to make waves. In fact, Millennials will make up 75% of the workforce in less than a decade, according to the latest Pew Research.

As the first Internet generation to enter maturity, Millennials are transforming the commercial real estate industry with their unique viewpoints and advanced technological needs. The group’s collective influence has become so powerful; some are calling it the “Millennial Effect.”

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5 Reasons You Should Invest in a Multi-Family Commercial Property… Now Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Multi-Family Commercial Real EstateConsidering an investment in commercial real estate? Want to build a successful portfolio with an attractive rate of return? A multi-family property may be a solid investment option for you.

Jones Lang LaSalle, a financial and professional services firm specializing in commercial real estate, recently published a report on CRE trends. This report indicates that the market for multi-family commercial properties is growing, boasting record U.S. sales of $150.3 billion for 2016.[1] So, what are you waiting for? Below are five reasons why you should consider an investment in a multi-family commercial property.

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5 Key Considerations When Vetting Commercial Real Estate Appraisal Firms Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Vetting Commercial Real Estate Appraisal FirmsOver the last few years, Central Ohio real estate, especially within Columbus, has been highly sought after. That’s why choosing the right commercial appraisal firm is essential to ensure you get a thorough, accurate assessment of the value of your commercial property.

Since commercial real estate appraisals involve a much more complicated process and are more subjective than residential property appraisals, you want to make sure you select an experienced commercial real estate firm that is familiar with the type of property you need to have assessed. Why leave the valuation of your investment in the hands of just anyone?

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Prepare for 2017: Top 5 Commercial Real Estate Trends Tuesday, November 29, 2016

 

2017 Commercial Real Estate TrendsThe real estate market in Columbus, Ohio and Central Ohio couldn’t be better. Home sales are at an all-time high and vacancy rates for retail space are on the decline. Moreover, you can’t read the local news without seeing a major commercial development project in the works. So, as 2016 comes to a close and we prepare for even bigger changes on the horizon, let’s look ahead to the top trends expected for the commercial real estate industry in 2017!

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Business Boom in Columbus Ohio Fuels Hot Commercial Real Estate Market Friday, September 30, 2016

Columbus Commercial Real Estate MarketColumbus, Ohio is known as “The Biggest Small Town in America” for a reason. Not only does the city boast a low 3.9% unemployment rate (according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics as of August 2016), but it is also a hotbed for business development. Tech startups and retail establishments are showing amazing growth in the region; therefore, be prepared for competition if you’re buying or leasing commercial real estate in Columbus or Central Ohio.

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Top 9 Resources to Help Inform and Inspire CRE Brokers Wednesday, August 31, 2016

 

CRE BrokersWhether you are a seasoned Columbus commercial real estate broker, or just entering the field, it’s important to have “go-to” resources to support – or strengthen – your growth in the industry. As a leading commercial real estate firm in Columbus, Ohio, our group of expert CRE brokers frequently reviews a variety of blogs, books, and podcasts to ensure we stay at the top of our game.

Here are a few that we suggest you look into:

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7 Creative Ways to Make Your Columbus Office Space More Productive Friday, July 29, 2016

Columbus Office SpaceIf you’re searching for Columbus office space, there’s no place quite like our great city! Not only is Columbus the capital and largest city of Ohio, it is the 15th largest city in the United States. Boasting a population of over 850,000, it’s bustling with museums, restaurants, stores, parks, corporate headquarters, colleges, and much more!

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7 Deadly Sins of Property Management Monday, May 23, 2016

Property Management Services BlogWhat an exciting time to be a property owner in Central Ohio! With the rental market in Columbus, Ohio, and beyond, heating up, it’s no surprise that property owners are taking a closer look at their property’s income potential.

You might be considering the possibility of renting out your property, but make sure you understand everything that is involved in property management. Leasing your property is not as simple as finding a tenant and collecting rent. It involves contracts, maintenance, and much more.

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The Northstar Project: A Case Study for Buying Raw Land Friday, April 29, 2016

 

Buying Raw LandWith great news coming out of the Columbus, Ohio and Central Ohio residential and commercial real estate sectors, raw land is a very attractive investment opportunity for large and small investors alike. That’s why understanding when, where, and how to buy raw land is incredibly important. Over the last few years, The Robert Weiler Company has purchased millions of dollars in raw land within Delaware County, following our blueprint for assessing profitable land investment.

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