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Retail evolution driving industrial growth across the Gulf South

Here’s one more thing to blame on the millennials: (We) are spurring the evolution of retail into high-tech industrial distribution centers with the click of a finger. It’s no secret that the retail industry is changing. The prolific growth of e-commerce and technological advancements are shifting consumer shopping behaviors, especially among the sizable millennial population. …

PitStop Carwash Expanding In the Gulf South

Stirling Properties commercial real estate company is pleased to announce that PitStop Carwash is expanding its presence in the Gulf South market with the addition of two new locations. Andrew Dickman, Stirling Properties Sales & Leasing Executive, represented PitStop Carwash in securing both properties. PitStop Carwash is set to open its 4th location at 457 …

Stirling Properties Welcomes Drive Shack to New Orleans

Stirling Properties commercial real estate company is pleased to announce that Drive Shack is officially coming to the greater New Orleans area. This celebrates one of the first locations for the new golf entertainment concept. Ryan Pécot and Saban Sellers, leasing executives with Stirling Properties, represented Drive Shack in securing the location. Drive Shack is …

Appreciation for Depreciation

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act contains many major changes to the tax landscape that will affect every type of business entity, both large and small. The new tax reform creates significant opportunities to minimize a business’s overall tax burden. Perhaps the most impactful—and favorable—legislation to the real estate industry is the changes and modifications …

Stirling Properties Welcomes Saltgrass Steak House to Fremaux Park in Slidell, Louisiana

Stirling Properties commercial real estate company is pleased to announce that Saltgrass Steak House is coming to Slidell, Louisiana, as part of Fremaux Park, a tract of acreage surrounding the Fremaux Town Center mixed-use development. Saltgrass Steak House closed on the acquisition of 1.58 acres of property at the intersection of Town Center Parkway and …

Stirling Properties Breaks Ground on Hammond Square Self Storage

Stirling Properties commercial real estate company has broken ground on the development of Hammond Square Self Storage in Hammond, Louisiana. The 3-story, 93,902-square-foot storage facility will be located on the corner of US Highway 51 (SW Railroad Avenue) and West Minnesota Park Boulevard behind Walgreens. It will include 641 climate-controlled units as well as RV …

We are Evolving!

Stirling Properties celebrates 20th Annual Stirling Honors. Stirling Properties celebrated its 20th Annual Stirling Honors last Friday at the beautiful NOPSI Hotel in New Orleans. The yearly event recognizes and distinguishes the successes of Team Stirling and the company over the past year. A Commercial Celebration was also held to honor the Commercial Brokerage Division …

Stirling Properties Names Darryl Bonner To Executive Team

Stirling Properties is pleased to announce that long-time real estate executive, Darryl Bonner, has joined its team as Vice President of Strategic Initiatives. He will work from the company’s Pensacola (FL) Office located in the SCI Building at 220 West Garden Street. As VP of Strategic Initiatives, Bonner will assist Stirling Properties with short- and …

Suburban Office Space In Short Supply for Baldwin County

I recently attended a commercial real estate conference held in Birmingham, Alabama, where over 500 commercial brokers, developers, lenders, politicians, and business leaders gathered to learn of current trends in commercial real estate, as well as to gain a better understanding of how certain factors have and will continue to shape the future of Alabama. …