EAST LANSING, MI – July 19, 2018 CBRE|Martin announces the sale of 3010-3018 Wood Road in Lansing. CBRE’s Shawn H. O’Brien and Eric Rosekrans represented the seller, Case Credit Union. The buyer, Stellar Hospitality Lansing, LLC, purchased the 3.6 acre property for an undisclosed amount. The Wood Road sale comes shortly after the announcement


EAST LANSING, MI – July 19, 2018 CBRE|Martin announces the sale of a 4.165 acre vacant land property on Central Park Drive in Okemos. Shawn H. O’Brien of CBRE represented the seller, South Park LLC, in the sale. The property was purchased by OKERE NE, LLC, d.b.a. Graff Chevrolet, for an undisclosed amount. This

Slash Wasted Energy in Commercial Buildings with Tech

What if we total you commercial buildings consume one-fifth of the total US energy consumption? That’s what the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) claims. Commercial real estate represents 20 percent of the United States’ total energy consumption. Effective energy management of commercial buildings isn’t just a way to reduce greenhouse emissions. Technology retrofits and


Farmington Hills, Michigan (July 18, 2018) – Friedman Real Estate, one of the nation’s leading providers of commercial real estate services, recently leased 30,000 square-feet of industrial space located at 3401 Martin Road in Detroit, Michigan. The landlord, 3401 Martin Properties LLC, leased the space to Flor-Dri Supply Company. Flor-Dri Supply is a third-generation

Commentary CRE’s Emerging Drug Problem

You’ve probably heard rumblings about Amazon’s potential entrée into the prescription drug business for the better part of this past year. Yet the latest move by the e-commerce giant has turned that rumor into a reality. Outbidding Walmart, Amazon just shelled out $1 billion for a startup that will provide it with “nationwide access”

Ford to Help Transform Downtown Detroit

DETROIT—The office market in the Detroit CBD has made remarkable progress in the last half-decade, and although that growth has continued this year, several recent investment decisions by the Ford Motor Co. might overshadow that expansion. Most important, the Dearborn, MI-based automaker just purchased the iconic, and long-abandoned, Michigan Central Station, and by 2022

Swisher Commercial leased 663 sf of office space in Ann Arbor

Swisher Commercial is pleased to announce the lease of 663 sf of office space at 3771 Ellsworth Road, Ann Arbor. Randy Maas and Mike Giraud of Swisher Commercial represented the listing. Randy can be reached by phone at (734) 222-7525 and by email at Mike can be reached by phone at (734) 662-3617

17 Ways Co-Working Has Literally Changed Everything

Forbes made the point of how the Apple iPhone upended Nokia’s dominance in the cell phone industry and compares that to the way that WeWork and new co-working models have changed everything. It’s changed the types of places where offices are located, it’s changed the way that offices are designed, and it has changed

Summer 2018 SIOR Report Now Available

SIOR’s dynamic quarterly magazine addresses the concerns of industrial and office real estate practitioners. Articles by industry experts focus on topics from the evolving paradigm in commercial real estate brokerage to effectively managing offices and technology. SIOR Report will reinforce your professionalism and give you the tools to excel in sales and leasing. Read