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Off-Market Buyer Snaps Up Fully Leased, Four-Building Industrial Project

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DALLAS – In a quietly marketed disposition, ML Capital Ltd. has sold a 100%-leased industrial complex, totaling 67,200 sf, and cell tower site in North Dallas’ Valwood Industrial Park to a locally based investment group. The four metal warehouses and leased cell tower are set on nearly four acres at 11455 Newkirk St. in Dallas. The complex, developed in the …

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Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston are millennial magnets — New York, Los Angeles not so much

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Dallas-Fort Worth has become a magnet for millennial migration in the years since the Great Recession, according to a new Brookings Institution report, even as efforts to lure the heavily sought demographic intensify. Growing companies — especially tech firms — put a premium on the number of millennials an area has or is able to attract when considering whether to …

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Bradford Office Team Lobs Winning Pitch to Lease Four-Property Portfolio in Greater Dallas

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DALLAS – A locally based investment group has selected Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services to lease a 245,969-sf office portfolio in Greater Dallas, adopting a new strategy to increase occupancy at four properties situated in three submarkets. The owner has shifted to one firm after years of using separate brokerage shops for the four class B office properties to end …

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Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services Wins Leasing Assignment for 398,767-sf Merit Tower

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DALLAS – Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services has been tapped to lease the 398,767-sf Merit Tower as it enters into its seventh year as property manager of the class A high rise in North Dallas’ prestigious Park Central submarket. Jared Laake, market director of the Dallas-based brokerage firm, has assumed leasing duties for the 19-story office tower at 12222 Merit …

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Small Business Job Growth Ticks Up Nationally With Dallas Leading

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But Tight Office Vacancies in Top Cities Create Challenges Small businesses that employ fewer than 50 people increased hiring nationally this month despite a 35-day federal government shutdown, a positive sign for owners of office property. But the jump wasn’t enough to reverse an overall slowdown in job growth dating back to early 2017. Faster-than-average growth has happened in specific …

EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT: Erik Blais

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Get to know your broker – Erik Blais, VP – Fort Worth office division, and his wife Bree had a baby girl 11 days ago. Bebe Elisabeth Blais 12:51am on January 19, 2019|6 lbs. 11oz.|just over 19” Baby number one for the proud parents! Erik Blais joined Bradford Companies in 2011 and serves as Vice President for the firm’s Fort …

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Industrial CRE Market Study: The New Retail

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The continued proliferation of e-commerce and the demand for rapid delivery is one factor bulwarking industrial real estate’s continued boom. Stare out a street-side window for a few minutes and you don’t have to wait long to see a truck from FedEx, UPS, the U.S. Postal Service or some local delivery service scoot on by shuttling brown boxes to seemingly …

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International Association of Venue Managers Sells Hotly Pursued 37,069-sf Office Project to Tenant

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DALLAS – In a sale and partial leaseback, the International Association of Venue Managers Inc. has turned over the deed to a hotly pursued 37,069-sf office building to one of its longtime headquarters tenants. Buyer Voxai Solutions was one of five qualified offers making the “best and final” round for the two-story, multi-tenant office building at 635 Fritz Dr. in …

Employee Spotlight: Eduardo Gildenson

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Bradford’s Eduardo Gildenson married Emily Ackerman this past weekend in Mexico City. Friday, January 18th at 8:00pm there was a “Welcome to Mexico Fiesta” held at Hacienda de los Morelos. The Fiesta was elegant and colorful where all the guests traveling from different parts of the world enjoyed “Antojitos Mexicanos”, delicious authentic Mexican food.  Kevin Santaularia, Bradford’s CEO and Curtis …

LFP Properties’ Off-Market Play Bags 16,798-sf Retail Center in Mid Cities

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NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, Texas – Local investor LFP Properties Inc. has acquired the 16,798-sf Village Square in the Mid-Cities in an off-market transaction, latching onto a value-add property with upside in location, renovation and vacancy. The 56%-leased retail center is situated on 1.6 acres at 6400 Rufe Snow Dr. in North Richland Hills. The property has direct access to a …

Happy Retirement Bonita!

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Bradford Management Company of Dallas wishes to congratulate Bonita Bastardo on her well deserved retirement. Best wishes for an awesome retirement. Here’s hoping for a fun, rewarding and restful life. Enjoy. Pictured L-R:  Camille Wood, Cam Swanson, Lauri Fowler, Bonita Bastardo, Tammy Salas, Charlene Johnson      

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Bradford’s 91,334-sf Leasing Rally Stabilizes North Dallas Office Building for Its Sale

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DALLAS – Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services has wound down its leasing assignment at the 403,120-sf Lakeside Square in North Dallas, where 91,334 sf in five transactions have played a crucial role in the class A office property’s recent sale. The five leases were kept low key as YPI Park Central LLC of Woodland Hills, Calif., prepared to sell its …

Bradford Announces 2018 Top Producers

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Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services awarded 2018 Top Producers at their Annual Producers Meeting held Thursday, January 10, 2019. Top Producers were as follows: Richmond Collinsworth, First Vice President, specializing in Office Landlord rep Michael W Spain, Executive Vice President, Managing Partner in the Mid-Cities/GSW Market specializing in Industrial Landlord Rep Brian Pafford, CCIM, Senior Vice President, Managing Partner in …

Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services sponsored CCG’s 2019 Annual Meeting

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Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services sponsored the 2019 Annual Meeting today as ChildCareGroup approaches its 120th anniversary. ChildCareGroup works to end the cycle of inter-generational poverty in the community by utilizing the research-based Two-Generation Approach that links their high-quality early childhood education programs with other core programs and services that help families increase self-sufficiency. Pictured from left to right are …

Bradford CRE Ranks #18 in DBJ 2019 Book of Lists

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Congratulations Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services, DFW’s premier brokerage firm, on your #18 place ranking in the most recent Dallas Business Journal Book of Lists. Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services transacts over 5,000,000 sf of sales and leases annually.  Since 1989, over 125,000,000Msf of deals completed in DFW is unequaled.   Moving up from last year’s #21 ranking, Bradford’s Kevin Santaularia …

Bradford Management Company Ranks #9 in DBJ Book of Lists for 2019

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Congratulations to Bradford on the #9 place ranking in the most recent Dallas Business Journal Book of Lists, Commercial Property Managers by size, DFW. Bradford Management Company, Inc services 16.1M sf of managed properties in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex.  Moving up from last year’s #11 ranking, Bradford’s Kevin Santaularia, CEO, credits the senior leadership of Bradford’s management team.   He …

Bradford Commercial Inks 153,310-sf in Nine Transactions For Investcorp/Brennan’s 938,679-sf Portfolio in Dallas

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DALLAS – In a 90-day leasing flurry, Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services has inked nine leases, totaling 153,310 sf, in its push to maintain the stabilization of a 938,679-sf industrial in-fill institutional portfolio in Dallas for the new joint venture between Investcorp and Brennan Investment Group LLC. Seven of the nine leases are renewals – all the result of direct …

Bradford’s Susan Singer selected to CORFAC International Executive Committee

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DALLAS – CORFAC International announced the network’s 2019 Leadership Committee and among the network’s new leadership is Susan Singer, CCIM, executive vice president of Dallas-based Bradford. “Bradford congratulates and thanks Susan Singer for her participation on the national CORFAC board of directors,” stated Kevin Santaularia, president and chief executive officer of Bradford Companies.  “CORFAC is a member driven CRE Network …

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Bradford Team Quickly Fills Nearly 40,000 SF For New Portfolio Assignment in NW Dallas

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DALLAS – Within three months of getting the assignment, Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services has secured three renewals and four new leases for Kennington Commercial’s18-property portfolio in northwest Dallas. Susan Singer, executive vice president of Dallas-based Bradford, and Brian Pafford, senior vice president and managing partner, are leasing the properties for Kennington Commercial. The portfolio of 18 flex properties, totaling …

Giving back through Volunteering

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Bradford Commercial Real Estate encourages our employees, and their families to volunteer – whether it’s some of your time, a donation, gift or the power of your voice in your local community. How you give is less important than the act of giving/volunteering. Your life will be changed for the better! Here are just a few of our employees giving …