Month: July 2013

31 07 2013

CORFAC is #14 Top Brokerage in the Midwest

Midwest Real Estate News released the 2013 Best of the Best in July. CORFAC International was ranked as a Top Brokerage this year, and several other CORFAC firms were also included on the list. Here are the CORFAC rankings: #14.   CORFAC International #24.   L. Mason Capitani/CORFAC International #33.   Sansone Group/CORFAC International #51.   Podolsky|Circle/CORFAC International View

29 07 2013

CORFAC Online Ads For the First Half of 2013

The first advertising campaign on LoopNet finished at the end of May. Twenty-four firms were advertised on LoopNet, and another twenty-four will run September - November. This campaign was designed to increase awareness of CORFAC firms and create traffic to your firm's website. The ads appeared 708,334 times and generated 941 clicks for a clickthrough

24 07 2013

Becknell Industrial Sponsors 2013 Fall Summit

CORFAC International is proud to announce that Becknell Industrial has signed on as a sponsor for the 2013 Fall Summit in Washington, D.C.  They will also be participating in the Developer Panel, alongside sponsor The Rockefeller Group. They are among the first sponsors to sign up at the event, and we are excited to have

22 07 2013

Videos of the Week: ICR and TRI

We have two great videos to share this week. The first one is a video market report from ICR Commercial/CORFAC International.  ICR Commercial posted a vacancy snapshot, covering the industrial, office and retails sectors for quarter 2 of 2013.  It's a great, fresh way to view a market report. Check it out! The second video

17 07 2013

CORFAC’s Social Media Successes

CORFAC's increased use of Social Media has led to more coverage. CORFAC’s Klout score has increased from 22 to 45 since October 2012. That score puts us in league with NAI, Cushman Wakefield, and Avison Young. This table shows the growth in followers CORFAC has experienced in the past year. In 2012, CORFAC has the

15 07 2013

Pitching Tenants in Different Markets

The office specialty group met again last week to discuss the state of their markets and share ideas on pitching to tenants in different markets.   The group discussed: Pitching to a tenant that is leaning toward staying in place, or who has a long or good relationship with its building owner.  A great way to

10 07 2013

CORFAC is a CPE-MHN Most Powerful Brokerage Firm

The Commercial Property Executive  and Multi-Housing News just released the rankings for the 2013 Top Brokerage Firms. CORFAC International comes in at #13 this year. This is in addition to our ranking #18 on Lipsey’s Brand Survey and #23 on NREI's Top Brokerages. We were able to participate in these surveys thanks to your participation in

08 07 2013

Tweet of the Week

This week's tweet of the week comes from the CORFAC Affiliate firm in San Francisco.  TRI Commercial/CORFAC International (@tricommercial) has been introducing staff every week. View activity from all CORFAC members on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CORFACIntl/corfac-affiliates. See what CORFAC tweets about: https://twitter.com/CORFACIntl. View all CORFAC videos on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/CORFACIntl.

03 07 2013

Economics: The Future of Office Real Estate

Chris Lee, President & CEO of CEL & Associates, Inc., published his July 2013 e-newsletter this week, and it is filled with useful information on the future of office real estate, including how generational differences are causing a shift in how office buildings are used. The Great Generational Transfer of Power and Office Space utilization

01 07 2013

Thank you to our Fall Summit Sponsors!

CORFAC International is proud to recognize our current sponsors of the 2013 Fall Summit.  These are the first sponsors to sign up at the event, and we are excited to have them join us in Washington, D.C.to meet with our network of independent commercial real estate brokers - and build their businesses. A big thank

Locally Owned. Globally Connected

CORFAC International is comprised of privately held entrepreneurial firms with expertise in office, industrial and retail brokerage, tenant and landlord representation, investment sales, multifamily, self-storage, acquisitions and dispositions, property management and corporate services. Founded in 1989, CORFAC has 49 offices in the U.S., 5 in Canada and 17 in international markets, including Australia, Colombia, France, Germany, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Romania, Russia, South Korea, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. CORFAC offices completed more than 10,000 lease and sales transactions totaling 620 million square feet of space valued in excess of $8.2 billion in 2018.