Fishing the Talent Pool

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Mentoring and training are some of the most important components in finding the next crop of Commercial Real Estate professionals. One firm dedicated to growing with young professionals is Dallas-based CORFAC member Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services.  President and CEO Kevin Santaularia, says his firm is committed to being a generational, “evergreen” company. To achieve this, he says, “there is …

Bradford Secures over 75,000 sf of Deals in 45 days

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DALLAS – Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services has inked over 75,000 sf of deals in the last 45 days across the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex. Stellar results and successful deals are a product of our philosophy and Bradfords’ leasing team is motivated to see that through. Size of the deal is not the driving factor; our client’s satisfaction is the measure …

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Why We Network

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The North Texas commercial real estate community is truly blessed by the number of quality organizations for professionals. The Real Estate Council, NTCAR, NAIOP, SIOR, ICSC, CREW, TREC and many others offer avenues for CRE professionals to enhance their expertise and build relationships. With so many organizations and events to choose from, how does one decide? I always suggest aligning …

2019 Gala Auction and Casino Night

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“Dear Leigh and Kevin, Thank you so much for underwriting the kick-off to our 2019 Gala.  With your help, we were able to gather momentum and attract sponsorships for our biggest fundraiser of the year.  You enabled Our Friends Place to raise over $360,000 and connect with over 500 friends to help the hundreds of young women Our Friends Place …

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Bradford CRE Team Building Casino Night Out

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The purpose of any team building exercise is to build a stronger unit of workers. Team building is not the time to talk about company policies or new product rollouts. It is the time to gather your people in one place and give them a reason to interact with each other in a non-work-related way. Team building activities can happen …

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Cinco de Mayo Celebration

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Cinco de Mayo — Spanish for May 5 — celebrates the Mexican army’s defeat of the French at the Battle of Puebla in 1862. The holiday is just a day off from work in Mexico, but it’s a day of celebrations in the United States, and Dallas is no different. The sound of Mexican mariachis, folkloric dancers, and the scents …

Our Earth, Our Future.

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Every day we are reminded about taking care of our planet that we call home. Trees contribute to cleaner air, cleaner water, cooler temperatures, and offer many more good things to our community.  Earth Day is the occasion to teach ourselves and our children about the environment and the importance of taking care of our home. On Earth Day, April …

Volunteer Lifetime Achievement Award goes to Leigh Richter

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Volunteer Recognition Day is celebrated on April 20, 2019. It’s an annual celebration of those who selflessly benefit the lives of others. By providing a helping hand to those in need, humans and animals alike, we are all naturally working towards making the world a better place. Every single one of us has been benefited from the work of a …

Mix & Mingle Bradford/CORFAC style

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Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services played host to William “Bill” H Hawkins, SIOR, Chairman & President of Chas. Hawkins Company, Inc, and his son Charlie at their Corporate offices on April 3, 2019.  Bill and Charlie were in town from Nashville, Tennessee for the week. Kevin J. Santaularia, Bradford’s President & CEO toured the group around the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex …

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Taking Action to Get Results Bradford Teams up with NWDBA and Dallas PD

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Bradford’s day-to-day dramatically differs from that of a decade ago.  Property managers have greater responsibilities beyond traditional rent collection and bill paying. They now arrange insurance; provide tax information; design and collect renovation bids; coordinate maintenance services; ensure compliance with government regulations, and most importantly oversee property security of the building and the building’s tenants. Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services’ …

2019 CORFAC Spring Conference and the 5 Key Reasons to Network

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2019 Corfac Spring Conference in Scottsdale Arizona – February 21-23 Joe Santaularia, Bradford Commercial Real Estate’s First Vice President, attended the 2019 Corfac Spring Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona. Corfac’s Interactive Deal-Making Session was a standout feature. During the session, Santaularia learned how to get more business out of the global network. It included an interactive discussion about current clients, haves/wants, …

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2019 Class of D CEO Power Brokers

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Congratulations 2019 D CEO Power Brokers: This list includes the brokers who brought in the most revenue for their firms last year. Industrial Project Leasing Brian Pafford, CCIM – SVP/Managing Partner Michael W Spain, EVP/Managing Partner Brock Wilson – SVP/Managing Partner Joe Santaularia – First Vice President Industrial Tenant Rep Susan E. Singer, CCIM – EVP/Brokerage Services Office Project Leasing …

Lipsey’s 2019 Top 25

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CORFAC International is pleased to announce the network is ranked 11th on the Lipsey Company’s 2019 Top 25 Commercial Real Estate Brands survey! Professional standards, best practices, and relationships are key to the success of CORFAC International. CORFAC members are recognized thought leaders and experts in the commercial real estate industry.  Bradford Commercial Real Estate Services has been an affiliate …

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 …

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 …

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