President’s Message: Our Defining Moment

As we begin the process of reentry into our offices and slowly getting our properties and tenants reopened (under various phases and restrictions), I wanted to send out a heartfelt THANK YOU to everyone involved in this unprecedented—and ongoing!—journey over the past few months. I’ve been in the commercial real estate industry for quite some …

President’s Message: Your urgent help is needed

We are all experiencing the unprecedented ramifications of the COVID-19 pandemic. While the safety and well-being of our people are our highest concerns, many are also struggling with their businesses and livelihoods. We are just at the beginning stages of difficult times for the retail real estate industry, especially for many of our retailers. Countless …

President’s Message: Don’t just paint it on the wall

Company culture has become a catchphrase, often overused and undervalued. Its meaning and relevance in today’s workplace are fading. However, to me, company culture is not a buzzword. It’s not a byline or a slogan painted on the wall, or merely words printed on a t-shirt. It’s an attitude that is lived and nurtured every …

President’s Message: In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity

There is an old Chinese proverb that says, “In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity.” To some, today’s relentless pace of change can seem like chaos. At Stirling Properties, we embrace it as an opportunity to grow, diversify and evolve. 2018 was another such year of opportunity for our company as we continued …