(Orlando, Fla) June 14, 2017 - Hops Boss, a European brewpub concept brought to the U.S. from Ukraine, is set to open a new Winter Park location in the Semoran Shopping Center along Aloma Ave. in early summer of 2017.
If you’ve ever been involved in a commercial construction project, you know just how complicated and expensive these projects can be. Whether you are building a shopping center, corporate office, doctor’s office or any other type of commercial building, you will surely experience some kind of setback along the way. You and your contractor need to learn how to anticipate these setbacks ...
Whether you are buying or leasing a commercial property, it represents a major step for your business. Of course, many new or small businesses cannot afford to purchase real estate, but money isn’t the only factor to consider. Both options have their benefits and drawbacks, so you have to consider what your business goals are before making a decision.
Here are some of the biggest diff...
(Tallahassee, Fla.) May 25, 2017 - Demetree Real Estate Services, an Orlando-based commercial real estate company specializing in consulting and construction services, will break ground on a redevelopment project in early summer of 2017 and is expected to deliver tenant spaces in early spring of 2018.
When investing in multi-family properties, the number one priority is often to increase the Net Operating Income (NOI) and make the investment more profitable. In simple terms, this means reducing overhead costs and increasing the property's value. But the reality is this isn’t something that can be done overnight. Improving your multi-family investment takes time and planning.
Demetree Real Estate Services has managed thousands of units and vast apartment communities throughout Florida. Our diverse client family includes national banks, insurance and pension funds, syndicators, individual investors, HUD, FDIC, Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae. The current market value of the company’s managed assets exceeds one billion dollars and we are widely recognized as a mar...
Owning commercial real estate is a great way to generate income along while also obtaining many short and long-term benefits. Of course, this is only true if the building is leased and producing a profit. Letting a space remain vacant for too long is a sure way to kill your profitability. This is why you need to have a well-thought plan in place to ensure your vacancies are filled with...
The success of any construction project will hinge on the talent of your project manager. But don’t think this means only the most experienced candidates are qualified. Even inexperienced project managers can be extremely valuable to a project—IF they possess the right qualities.
Second Floor of Historic Office Building in Downtown Orlando Gets Renovation
(Orlando, Fla.) April 21, 2017 - Demetree Real Estate Services, an Orlando-based property management company specializing in consulting and construction services, has begun renovations on a historic office building in downtown Orlando.
Most construction projects are faced with problems and potential setbacks at one point or another. Choosing the right construction services partner to work with based on individual and industry-specific needs can mean the difference between success and disaster.
Florida’s future is looking brighter than ever. The state economy has made a remarkable recovery in the last five years since the recession. So what exactly can we expect to see in 2017? Here the Florida economic forecast for the coming year:
Creating the right tenant mix is essential to boosting the performance of any retail property. A bad mix of tenants will result in poor sales and a low tenant retention rate; which can affect the value of the property.
We have all had a white elephant in our portfolios at one point or another. By this, I mean an essentially useless commercial property that does nothing for your bottom line; it is difficult or expensive to maintain and you just can’t seem to get your money’s worth out of it.
Hiring the right property management firm is a crucial part of retaining your tenants. A good property management company will improve your investments and eliminate tons of stress from your life. A bad property management company will do the opposite and may turn your life into a nightmare.
Orlando-based real estate company appoints new management
(Orlando, Fla.) March 28, 2017 - Demetree Real Estate Services, a property management, brokerage and construction firm based in Central Florida, has added several new team members to its growing company.
Healthy leads are an essential part of any commercial real estate business. Unfortunately, you’ll find that no matter how well you nurture and maintain your contact database, some leads will go cold for no apparent reason.
Late payments happen. As a landlord, you probably already know this, but what you might not know is just how you should handle these situations. There is an art to collecting late fees and protecting yourself and your business from possible litigation (or just sour tenants).
Commercial property management has seen more and more outsourcing in recent years. But is this really the way to go? While there are certainly a number of advantages to outsourcing, there are just as many disadvantages. Property owners need to carefully evaluate their situation and look at the pros and cons of each solution before making a commitment.
It’s not too late to invest in commercial real estate. Prices are rising and vacancies are falling fast. Many investors agree that the outlook is highly optimistic and commercial real estate investing will continue to be a stable and lucrative wealth-building machine.
At Demetree Builders, we recently adopted a new software that we are very excited about and wanted to take a few minutes to show our industry friends what it can do for them and how it will shape the future of our work. The software is called Buildertrend and it really does make life easier.
Have you ever looked at a product online and then noticed that you were seeing ads for that same product all over the internet? This is called “retargeting.” Retargeting allows you to “tag” each visitor to your site and “follow” them everywhere they go online. The idea is that if someone has already visited your site once, they are more likely to convert into a lead on a future visit.
Every real estate professional should have a firm grasp on the different costs associated with their investments. Two of the major costs you will need to be aware of when purchasing commercial real estate are the vacancy cost and the opportunity cost. In this post, we will look at how these two costs can affect your investment.
As an industrial property owner, it is crucial that you understand the costs of keeping your building maintained. Understanding your operating expenses will not only help you set a monthly budget, it will help you prepare for future costs that can arise.
Commercial property management is a fast-paced industry and making the most out of every minute is crucial to success. It is also incredibly easy to get bogged down with day-to-day tasks and lose sight of the bigger picture.
Let’s be honest. Not all contractors were created equal and selecting the right one is risky business. How do you know if they are competent and reliable until you actually work with them? Well, you can’t really, but you can get a good idea of the kind of work they do if you know what to look for.
Having been in business since the 1940’s, Demetree Real Estate Services has seen its fair share of property management software. We recently adopted a new platform, called VTS, that has exceeded our expectations and made operations much smoother for us and our clients. We wanted to take a few minutes and talk about this new technology, what it means for CRE industry and how it is benef...
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