Capital Replacement Costs

25 Oct 17
Submitted by Parthenon Commercial Group The costs associated with commercial buildings, condominiums, home owners’ associations, etc., come in multiple forms. As noted in our previous article, reserve studies can help give ...

Cyber Security in the Commercial Real Estate Industry

11 Oct 17
By Milan Tesanovich, JD CISSP, CRMA, CRISC, CISM, CISA, ITIL-F Sr. Security Consultant Pondurance LLC   Over the past five years, cyber security breaches have been increasing in number to the ...

ICREX Releases Quarterly Market Statistics

27 Sep 17
INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Commercial Real Estate Exchange (ICREX) has released quarterly market statistics for commercial real estate in Indiana. Owned and operated by the Indiana Commercial Board of REALTORS® (ICBR), ...

Indiana Farmland Values and Cash Rents Continue to Adjust: A Summary of the 2017 Indiana Farmland Value Survey

13 Sep 17
by Craig L Dobbins, Professor and Extension Economist, Purdue University Each June, a survey of people knowledgeable of the changes taking place in Indiana’s farmland market is conducted by the Purdue University ...

Choose your path to Membership

30 Aug 17
In January, the Commercial Real Estate Alliance (CREA) launched, giving licensed brokers a new opportunity to become part of Indiana’s Commercial Real Estate Network. CREA is an affiliate organization of the ...

Understanding Reserve Studies

2 Aug 17
By Patty Thornberry, Parthenon Commercial Corp What is it? A reserve study is a two-part review of a property/association comprised of the following: (i) an assessment of the physical condition of ...

What is a Ground Lease Agreement?

26 Jul 17
By Belinda D. Schuster, CCIM, Northwest Indiana Commercial Real Estate Ground lease agreements make up a sizable portion of commercial real estate transactions, especially in the retail sector.  A ground lease ...

Selling Grandpa’s Corner Gas Station

12 Jul 17
By Tai T. Hubbard, LPG, Hydrogeology, Inc.   The old man might be gone, but the smell of the old gasoline service station lingers.  Based on location the property could list for ...

Performing the Right Assessment for your Multifamily Property

28 Jun 17
By Patty Thornberry, Parthenon Commercial Corp When people think of multifamily or multi-unit properties, they think of apartment buildings. However, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and student housing are also considered ...

Your Licensed…Now What?

7 Jun 17
By Troy Tornatta, Hahn Kiefer Real Estate Services Last time, we talked about the steps you must take to get your own real estate license.  And although that is a great ...