Stirling Properties Develops New Ochsner Kidney Care Clinics Across GNO Area

Through a joint venture of Ochsner Health and National Renal Care (NRC), Stirling Properties is developing four Ochsner Kidney Care clinics across the greater New Orleans area. The clinics are new-to-market for Southeast Louisiana and expand healthcare service offerings for Ochsner Health and its patients. The facilities vary in size from 6,000-11,000 square feet, providing …

President’s Message: The Collision of Physical and Digital Retail

For quite some time now, you have undoubtedly seen the exaggerated headlines about the death of brick-and-mortar retail. How ecommerce—led by Amazon—would put physical stores out of business. How ironic is it now that these digitally native retailers are aggressively moving into the brick-and-mortar world? In fact, Amazon is very bullish on opening new physical …

History Will Tell

I want to share an intriguing quote I heard recently: “History is nothing more than a record of disruptions.” When you think about it, the sentiment is entirely accurate. If it weren’t disruptive to the logic or actions, it wouldn’t be worth remembering, learning from or memorializing. Disruption is difficult, stressful and, well, disruptive. But boiled down, disruption …

The Wharf Reaches Record-Breaking Occupancy on Alabama Gulf Coast

The Wharf at Orange Beach, a popular shopping, dining and entertainment venue on the Alabama Gulf Coast, has reached a record-breaking total occupancy of 98% in 2021 — up from 93% in May 2020. On the cusp of a completely full venue with only four unoccupied spaces remaining on The Wharf property, the growth has gained much interest …

A Stirling Salute

Stirling Properties celebrates success of Team Stirling & the company.  Stirling Properties hosted a virtual Stirling Salute last Friday to acknowledge and award the team and company’s remarkable success over the past year. Marty Mayer, Stirling Properties’ President & CEO, kicked off the company-wide event recognizing the challenges of the past year and highlighting the …

Adapting to Change

Stirling Properties celebrates first-ever virtual annual honors event! Stirling Properties celebrated its 22nd Annual Stirling Honors last Friday in a first-ever company-wide virtual format. The event recognized and distinguished the successes of Team Stirling and the company over the past year, despite recent challenges stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic. Stirling Properties’ President & CEO, Marty …

Stirling Properties’ Commercial Agents Among Top Industry Producers In the Greater New Orleans Area

Stirling Properties commercial real estate agents were recently honored for outstanding industry achievements and transactions during the New Orleans Metropolitan Association of REALTORS® (NOMAR) Commercial Investment Division’s (CID) Annual Achievement Awards virtual ceremony. Rhonda Sharkawy, Senior Retail Leasing & Development Advisor, was awarded top Retail Broker of the Year for the greater New Orleans area …

So, what’s coming next for lenders and borrowers of CRE?

Commercial real estate today is extremely dynamic. Under “normal” circumstances, that is a positive thing, but in the context of the events over the last four months, dynamic is detrimental. There has been much discussion about accelerated uses of technology in the industry and how it will impact retail, office, hospitality, multi-family and industrial real …