Facility Solutions: Getting the most from realtor relationships

first_img 3SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr When a credit union decides to purchase or lease property for a new office, the search can be exciting. But the commercial real estate market is a bit like the Wild West: The rules are different in each market, and the players exhibit different abilities and alliances. In many cases, those players know each other from working in the same offices, partnering in development, and representing buyers and sellers over the years.When your credit union is planning to buy, sell or lease, you are entering their world, so be certain to select the right guide. You need a realtor with the skills, reputation, history and connections to represent your credit union. Consider these questions when forging a realtor relationship to maximize the performance of your real estate portfolio and ROI:Is the realtor you’ve worked with previously the right person for your next project? If you want to sell your $12 million headquarters, for example, can this realtor maximize the price? Does he or she have experience in assembling a comprehensive presentation package that puts your property in the best light for three primary groups of possible buyers: investors, developers and owner/occupants? In selling buildings of this size? In presenting property to investment groups, via multiple listings, in contacting developers and in advertising? How will the market price be determined? How will the realtor go to market with your building? What fee for these services has the realtor proposed? continue reading »last_img read more

Travel Diary: Sailin’ To Seaside Heights In A Chevy Corvette Stingray Convertible, Top Down

first_imgSign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York Sponsored Content Brought To You By NY Auto GiantDestination: Seaside Heights, NJRide: Chevy Corvette Stingray ConvertibleWow Factor: Off The ChartsWith winter finally in the rear-view mirror, everyone can now look forward to blue skies and beautiful weather. This brings us to our next order of business: finding a fantastic summer vacation spot! For this particular Travel Diary, we will be leaving Long Island temporarily and visiting our neighboring state of New Jersey. Specifically, we will be going to Seaside Heights. From the beach to the boardwalk, whether you’re traveling with friends or family, Seaside Heights offers anything and everything for a memorable vacation.First things first: choosing a place to stay. If you’re searching for cozy, family friendly digs, head over to the Sunburst Motel. Reviews highlight this spot’s excellent customer service and cleanliness. It offers free parking and Wi-Fi as well as a mini-refrigerator in the rooms. Hang out by the pool before walking to the boardwalk.However, if you aren’t too keen on staying at a motel, look into renting a house instead. Whether you’re traveling with a large group, or just another person, this could work out amazing for you. Since house sizes vary, accommodating different parties is quite easy. Some houses can sleep two people, while others can fit up to 10 comfortably.NY Auto Giant will have you behind the wheel of your very own 2015 Chevy Corvette Stingray Convertible today!Now, the only real way to arrive at a destination as jazzy as Seaside Heights is in style! So get behind the wheel of an all-new 2015 Chevy Corvette Stingray Convertible and smile as the heads turn your way, with everybody thinking: “Who in the world is that!?” Numerous colors are offered—some very summer-appropriate, such as Laguna Blue Tintcoat, Velocity Yellow Tintcoat and Shark Gray Metallic. This gorgeous beast boasts 460 horsepower and an eight-speed paddle-shift automatic transmission. (Try saying that five times fast!) With Active Fuel Management (AFM), this eye candy chariot is better on gas, which will make your drive to the shore more efficient. Once you decide on where you are staying and how you are getting there, we suggest checking out Casino Pier and Breakwater Beach Waterpark for an afternoon loaded with fun. There are water rides for young children as well as adults, a lazy river, and on the boardwalk is the Shake Shoppe Arcade, where you can not only play games, but indulge in tasty, luscious burgers and ice cream. Speaking of burgers and ice cream, let’s not forget about food. Be sure to stop by the Bobbler’s Family Restaurant. This place is famous for its outstanding breakfast dishes. For lunch, visit Klee’s Bar and Grill—perfect for those who are hungry and on their way back from the beach. The laidback atmosphere and delicious food makes it a must-try. Plus, the customers rave about the fries! Marucas Tomato Pies is another necessary stop; some may even say this place could give New York pizza a run for its money. Known for out-of-this-world-sized slices and rich, soothing sauce, you might be heading over there more than once during your special trip! Click Here To Learn More About NY Auto GiantThere are live concerts on the beach, yoga at sunset, arcades, waterparks, and way too many additional simply fantastic adventures to list here. So head over to NY Auto Giant, hop into one of these hot hot hot diggity rides, and let’s celebrate the summer! To get behind the wheel of a 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Convertible of your own, call Ronnie DeTommaso of Atlantic Cadillac and Chevrolet of Huntington or Bay Shore.And always remember: top down!last_img read more