The Halo Effect and the Glow of the Brick-And-Mortar Store

This article is the second in an ongoing series covering the reimagining of retail and its effects on valuation. Every brand exists within its own ecosystem – a network of people and companies, mechanics and data, a great, radial system, spokes extending from the hub. At the center of all this magic is the old-faithful


31 & Six Figures

Shane Investment Property Group announces the sale of Togwotee Village, a 108,733 SF shopping center located 30 minutes south of Atlanta, in Fayetteville, Georgia.  Chase Johnson, Investment Advisor, represented the seller, a local developer. Togwotee Village, currently 72% leased, is a well-positioned specialty shopping center with signalized access along a prime thoroughfare from Fayetteville to


E-Commerce: Parasite or Symbiont?

Internet hasn’t killed Retail – they need each other to survive. This article is the first in an ongoing series covering the reimagining of retail and its effects on valuation. 2018 saw a record year of retail vacancies – in total: 155 million square feet (105 million in 2017). Chains have overbuilt and over-occupied their


Emery Shane Speaks at “Expert Series”

ATLANTA, GA -  August 22, 2017 -  Emery Shane, Senior Partner of Shane Investment Property Group, was recently invited to guest lecture at the 2017 Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors (ACBR) “Retail Expert Series” conference.  Founded in 1910, the ACBR is the largest group of commercial specialists on the east coast.  Through the “Expert Series,” [...] READ MORE

2015 Retail Market Review

The retail industry has seen its share of downturn and recovery just like any other sector. It is no secret that retailers were hit pretty hard during the recession of 2007-2009 as many popular brands disappeared or companies downsized (remember Blockbuster, Filene's Basement, Borders?) and new concepts were adopted to remain relevant in this unforgiving [...] READ MORE

What the Big Money Thinks on the Economy

This article was contributed by Brian Peart of Commercial Capital Limited, who our firm highly recommends.  Last month, Brian Peart took part in the Crittenden Real Estate Finance Conference in Miami, which is attended by representatives, VP’s and partners in firms both public and private that represent over a trillion—yes, a trillion, dollars worth of lending [...] READ MORE

Access to Everywhere

At Shane we make it a priority to have access to everywhere, whether it be nationally or internationally. By expanding our efforts and reach, we are able to find buyers; more specifically, the right buyer. On an international level, increased confidence in the US and North American markets has led to an influx of foreign [...] READ MORE

Shane Loves the Braves

Select advisors and staff of Shane were treated to a special event hosted at Turner Field, cheering on our favorite hometown team, the Braves. With dinner at the 755 Club and seats right next to third base, the night couldn’t have been any better. Or, so we thought! Proceeding the ninth inning, we were all [...] READ MORE

Live|Work|Play & the 18 Hour City

Urban revival and urban meets suburbia. That is what's hot right now. Learn who is in the driver’s seat and how you can mix the two all within the latest city trend, the 18 hour city. by Makenzey Haynes Across the nation, the “live, work, play” communities are booming. This concept is a fusion of [...] READ MORE

Now Departing: 1st Quarter

We are well into the New Year and have the first quarter of 2015 behind us; let’s celebrate. That’s the Shane way of thinking! Always finding a reason to do so, Shane celebrated the first quarter success in style; high flying style that is! 2015 has been deemed the year to ‘take off’ and so


Glass Half Full: 2015 vs. 2007

by Emery Shane   Pricing has made a long run-up since 2009 for reasons you probably already know: low base prices, increased occupancy, rising rents and investors seeking cash flow. In fact, the market is awash in cash for the right assets.   Cap rates are as low as 2007, and even lower for smaller NNN [...] READ MORE

Advisor Spotlight

In and out of the office, all of our advisors have been hard at work throughout the past year. Our yearly success is evident in our exclusive listings and industry involvement outside of the day to day office routine. As a firm, we get energized when our advisors are asked to contribute their market knowledge