Restaurants Drive Shopping Center Shift

Posted on August 30, 2017

As banks and major retailers consolidate and close stores, many commercial real estate cynics are sounding an alarm. While it is true that the shopping center market is in a state of transition, forward-thinking real estate professionals recognize a potential opportunity. The retail climate looks very different today than it […]

We are at ICSC Florida!

Posted on August 28, 2017

Are you here? Stop by booth 2924 if you are in Orlando. The team is here and we are looking for deals.  

Orion Miami to Exhibit at ICSC Florida Conference and Deal Making

Posted on August 23, 2017

Heading to ICSC’s Florida Conference and Deal Making, August 27 through 29, in Orlando, Fla.? Stop by Booth 2924 to visit with the executives of Orion Real Estate Group, who will be discussing how emerging retail trends can provide unique opportunities for commercial real estate investors, brokers and retailers. The […]

The Rental-Property Investment Dichotomy

Posted on August 15, 2017

Real estate ownership is still very much a part of the American dream. For many people, that dream extends to investment and ownership in income-producing residential and commercial properties. Some obvious benefits that come with rental property investments include consistent sources of passive income, potential for real estate appreciation and […]

The Changing Face of Convenience Stores

Posted on August 10, 2017

The number of convenience-stores in the U.S. increased 0.2 percent to 154,535 from 2015 to 2016, accounting for more than $575 billion in sales, according to an Association for Convenience and Fuel Retailing (NACS) report. Roughly 80 percent of convenience stores also sell gasoline, which is helping to fuel rising […]

Orion Included in South Florida Business Journal List

Posted on August 03, 2017

We are proud to be included in South Florida Business Journal’s annual list of the largest commercial real estate brokerages in South Florida.  Our No. 17 ranking represents a lot of work on behalf of clients who want to maximize real estate investment opportunities.  

1031 Exchange Investment Pipeline Topped with Restaurants

Posted on August 02, 2017

Earlier this year, market research firm IBISWorld reported that the U.S. chain-restaurant market, which has been growing at a steady rate since 2012, is today an approximate $112.3 billion industry. Additionally, a report from business consultancy McKinsey and Company foresees restaurants driving the future of shopping malls, where leasable space […]

Location, Location, Location

Posted on July 27, 2017

This real estate mantra, which has survived the historic highs and lows of the market, remains true to this day. The challenge for many property owners, however, is in knowing what location best meets their time and financial investment needs.   The priorities of a property buyer or seller determine […]

The Pros and Cons of Selling Real Estate to Foreign Investors

Posted on July 19, 2017

The U.S.’s dynamic economy and the strength of its commercial real estate market continues to attract foreign investors who are looking for places to park their money away from the economic chaos of their home nations.  In 2017, Latin American investment in U.S. real estate continues to flourish, although the […]

Selling Opportunities in Live/Work/Play Properties

Posted on July 11, 2017

The rise of live/work/play real estate projects is changing the shape of retail investment properties. Mixed-use development is flourishing and in high-demand as young professionals and families seek more affordable housing options in urban areas that offer proximity to work, public transportation and other features that improve the quality of […]

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