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Developer gets historic preservation tax credit for Medina Farmers Exchange December 14 2018

SHARE TWEET SHARE EMAIL PRINT COMMENTS ADVERTISEMENT MEDINA — Developer Charles Marshall said he’s been on “pins and needles” ever since he submitted an application for tax credits to help in financing a project at the old Farmers...

Opportunity Zones Provide Developers a Chance to Bring Life into Struggling Neighborhoods December 13 2018

Developers have an outstanding opportunity to help develop distressed communities through newly created qualified opportunity zones (QOZ), which were included as part of 2017 tax reform. The program creates qualified opportunity funds (QOF),...

SVN Summit Commercial Real Estate completes sale of Eastwood Self Storage December 04 2018

SVN SUMMIT COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE GROUP, LLC COMPLETES SALE OF EASTWOOD SELF STORAGE IN AKRON, OHIO FOR $1,500,000. AKRON, OHIO, November 30, 2018: SVN Summit Commercial Real Estate Group, LLC, one of the nation’s premier net lease brokerage...

Akron markets prime industrial acreage - Read what head of SVN | Summit Commercial Real Estate Group, Jerry Fiume says... November 21 2018

For sale: a big chunk of Akron's history and a decent-size piece of the city itself. The city has cleared a 14-acre parcel of land just south of downtown and west of South Main Street. It's directly behind the old Firestone headquarters and ...

Akron's Truly Reaching You program gives former inmates skills for success in work, life November 21 2018

Depending on whose figures you use, the recidivism rate for those released from prison in the U.S. is between 40% and 70%. Perry Clark said he's gotten that down to 1% for participants in his Akron program. Clark started the nonprofit Truly...

RE Journals: SVN Summit Commercial Real Estate Group closed the sale of Tallmadge Pointe Apartments November 19 2018

SVN Summit Commercial Real Estate Group closed the sale of Tallmadge Pointe Apartments, a 61,240-square-foot, 60-unit apartment complex at 306 Northeast Ave. in Tallmadge, Ohio.

Akron's Bowery Project Called Catalyst For Residential Growth November 19 2018

Friday was the groundbreaking for a $42 million effort to bring residents back to downtown Akron. City officials say the plans to restore a block of buildings on Main Street will be crucial to the city’s future. The block of vacant buildings...

SURVEY OF NORTHEAST OHIO’S REAL ESTATE AND CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRIES October 24 2018

The results of Skoda Minotti’s 11th annual survey of the Northeast Ohio Real Estate and Construction industries are in. Find out how your business compares with the rest of your industry by downloading this year’s 24-page summary report. The...

Industrial Investor Sentiment Report – October 2018 October 17 2018

October 10, 2018 Real Capital Markets (RCM) joined with the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) for the second year to gauge how the industrial market is faring from an investment standpoint. This study was compiled through a survey...

SVN Summit Commercial Real Estate welcomes Nichole Booker, Ph.D October 08 2018

SVN® Summit Commercial Real Estate Group Adds Nichole Booker, PhD Nichole Booker joins the SVN Summit Commercial Real Estate Group, LLC in Akron, Ohio as an Associate Advisor. Nichole is a strong addition to the SVN team and will be instrumental...

Crain's Cleveland Business: Financing Akron builds isn’t always easy October 08 2018

Big development projects bring challenges, but players are finding ways to get it done

SVN has been named the 7th Most Powerful Brokerage Firm for 2018 October 08 2018

SVN International Corp. has been named the 7th Most Powerful Brokerage Firm for 2018 by Commercial Property Executive (CPE) and Multi-Housing News (MHN). SVN earned the number 7 ranking based on overall performance, taking into consideration...

Owner hopes to convert Akron's Law Building to high-end apartments October 08 2018

Downtown Akron's Law Building could become the city's next luxury apartment building if its owner can put together the financing needed to complete a $26 million redevelopment. Its owner, New Jersey developer and real estate investor Tom Rybak...