Insights

President’s Message: The intersection of retail and healthcare

It’s no secret that the retail real estate environment is evolving at lightning speed. E-commerce and technology are driving much of that transformation, as well as the shift in consumer shopping behaviors. You’ve heard me talk of today’s ‘high-maintenance’ consumer. Their expectations have changed. They want convenience, they want choices, and they want it now. …

Stirling Properties To Manage and Lease Hardy Court Shopping Center in Gulfport, Mississippi

Stirling Properties commercial real estate company has assumed the property management and leasing contract for Hardy Court Shopping Center located at 105 Hardy Court in Gulfport, Mississippi. Hardy Court Shopping Center is a 225,400-square-foot neighborhood center situated at Pass Road and Courthouse Road, across the street from Gulfport High School. It is a historic retail …

Expanding Commercial Real Estate Services in Southwest Louisiana

Stirling Properties is pleased to announce that it is expanding its commercial real estate services in Lake Charles and the Southwest Louisiana region. Seth Citron, Sales and Leasing Executive, will lead the company’s growth efforts in the area. Citron, a former Lake Charles resident, has led brokerage services remotely in the area over the last …

Stirling Properties Expanding Portfolio

Stirling Properties’ Asset & Property Management Team has recently secured several new management contracts, adding nearly 700,000 square feet to our commercial real estate portfolio. As part of our company-wide growth plan, Stirling Properties is expanding and diversifying our footprint into new asset types and geographic regions—and our asset & property management services continue to …

Shreveport-Bossier City Retail Market Survey July 2017

Stirling Properties is pleased to present the semi annual Shreveport-Bossier City Retail Market Survey. This report, compiled by Stacy Odom and Karen McElroy,  of our Shreveport office, is intended to give the reader a broad understanding of the market as well as specific information about the available square footage, occupancy and rental rates of each retail center greater than twenty thousand (20,000) …

5 Dos and Don’ts of Reaching Generation Z

We’ve all read numerous statistics, studies, and articles regarding the infamous “Millennials.” Over the last few years, this generation has reshaped the way we do business and even how we interact and communicate with one another. One major industry that has been significantly impacted by the Millennial generation is commercial real estate, especially the retail …

Stirling Properties Awarded Management and Leasing Contract of Ambassador Plaza

Stirling Properties commercial real estate company has been awarded the management and leasing contract for Ambassador Plaza in Lafayette, Louisiana. Ambassador Plaza, shadow-anchored by Albertsons, is a 29,405-square-foot retail center located at the corner of Ambassador Caffery Parkway and West Congress Street. It is 92% leased and has a great mix of retail and restaurant …

Commercial Real Estate Advocacy

Stirling Properties recently had the opportunity to participate in the ICSC Strategic Leadership Summit (SLS) Fly-In to Washington, DC. My colleagues—Townsend Underhill, Sr. VP of Development; Will Barrois, VP & Regional Manager AL/FL; and Jimmy Maurin, Stirling Properties founder—and I joined nearly 200 industry representatives from 35 states on Capitol Hill to create awareness and …

2017 Stirling Olympians Triumph During Annual Games

Raise $53,000 For Local Nonprofits! Stirling Properties has its own version of the Olympic Games! Employees recently celebrated the 5th Annual Stirling Olympics, an event hosted by the Stirling Stewardship Committee to raise money for charitable causes throughout the Gulf South region. The event was a HUGE SUCCESS, raising $53,000 for local nonprofit organizations! Funds raised benefited Next Generation, …

Melissa Warren Named As Sales & Leasing Executive

Stirling Properties commercial real estate company is pleased to announce that Melissa Warren, CCIM, has joined its Commercial Brokerage Division as Sales and Leasing Executive. She will work from the company’s New Orleans office located in the Pan American Life Center at 601 Poydras Street. Warren has provided clients with commercial real estate advisory services …