Ann Arbor Named America’s No. 3 Tech Hub

“Bloomberg scored cities on a 100-point scale, evaluating how many people have STEM jobs, science and engineering degrees, and advanced degrees.

Ann Arbor received a 98.97 score, with 18.3% of the population holding an advanced degree, 15.5% holding a science or engineering degree, and 6.6% holding STEM jobs.”

Way to go A2!

Read the full article here

Commercial Real Estate Trends Symposium – Early bird rate only available through Friday!

This is the last week to purchase tickets at the $35 rate! Early bird ends on Friday, December 6th!

Join us for a lively discussion on commercial real estate and economic trends in the Ann Arbor region. January 8th, 2020, at the U-M Golf Course Clubhouse. The program features a keynote presentation by Don Grimes, Regional Economic Specialist for the University of Michigan’s Research Seminar in Quantitative Economics. Swisher Commercial, author of the annual Ann Arbor Vacancy Report since 1992, will also discuss commercial real estate trends in the Ann Arbor region.

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Ann Arbor’s first Commercial Real Estate Trends Symposium!

Swisher Commercial and Ann Arbor SPARK proudly announce Ann Arbor’s first Commercial Real Estate Trends Symposium.

Join us on Wednesday, January 8, 2020, for a lively discussion on commercial real estate and economic trends in the Ann Arbor region.

Admission includes a complimentary copy of the 2019 Year-End Vacancy Report that will be released at the event.
9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. – Registration and networking
10:00 a.m. – Program begins
11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. – Q&A, more networking

Admission includes a complimentary copy of the 2019 Year-End Vacancy Report that will be released at the event.

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! CLICK HERE

Announcing keynote speaker Don Grimes, Regional Economic Specialist, University of Michigan!

Join Swisher Commercial and Ann Arbor SPARK as we present the first ever Ann Arbor Commercial Real Estate Trends Symposium. January 8th, 2020, at the U-M Golf Course Clubhouse. The program features a keynote presentation by Don Grimes, Regional Economic Specialist for the University of Michigan’s Research Seminar in Quantitative Economics.

Donald R. Grimes received his master’s degree in economics from the University of Michigan. His primary research interests are in labor economics and economic forecasting. For more than 30 years, he has been engaged in economic forecasting for state and local governments and is frequently called upon for policy advice. He has worked for many years with the Michigan departments of Transportation and Treasury and the Michigan Economic Development Corporation on policy analysis and evaluating economic strategies. He is co-director of a project to generate long-term economic and demographic projections for all of the counties of Michigan.

Swisher Commercial, author of the annual Ann Arbor Vacancy Report since 1992, will also discuss commercial real estate trends in the Ann Arbor region.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER – $35 early bird pricing ends December 6th

Manchester’s Commercial Open House – Friday, Nov 1st

Manchester wants YOU!
Savvy Investors and Ambitious Business Owners, you are invited to join us on Friday November 1st, at 9:30am.

This event is being brought to you by the Manchester DDA and the Manchester Area Chamber of Commerce. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

We are looking to revitalize our Downtown by hosting an open house for the available Properties For Sale or Lease, including Land ready fordevelopment! Located in Washtenaw County, we are only 20min from Ann Arbor, Jackson, & Adrian! Representatives from the Village, DDA, and Chamber will be on hand to answer questions, and properties will be available to tour with Realtors and/or Property Owners. We will also have a local Lender will on-site.

READ MLIVE ARTICLE ABOUT MANCHESTER’S EVENT HERE

WHAT TO EXPECT:
Friday, November 1st, 930am-230pm
– Q&A Session at Two Black Sheep Restaurant from 930-10am; you will have a chance to meet with representatives from the Village, the DDA, the Manchester Area Chamber of Commerce, a Lender, a local Insurance Agent, and a possible Title Company rep during this session to answer questions. We will have a packet for each attendee, which will include a recent Gibss study on our community, a property spec sheet for each commercial participant, and any other info that would be considered valuable to attendees. Coffee and muffins will be served.
– 10am-2pm Open House; each participant will hold their property “open”. This could be the building owner themselves, and/or their realtor. Your will be able to tour the properties that interest you, and ask more specific questions.
– 2-230pm Reconvene for further Q&A; we will provide the opportunity for attendees to circle back to the Two Black Sheep for a conclusion or further questions about the properties available and the community.

We hope you will join us to truly see what our Village has to offer!
For further information, please contact Jennifer Wojtowicz at 734-926-9270.

Your Property = Sold

SELL or LEASE YOUR PROPERTY with the help of SWISHER COMMERCIAL

Utilizing Swisher Commercial’s thorough market coverage, including database systems and agent connections, our agents provide your listing with the visibility it needs to be a prominent and valuable opportunity within the commercial real estate market. We strive to give the client the best service available in our market and to accomplish the goals of the assignment in the shortest possible time.

 

When listing your property for sale or lease with Swisher Commercial, you gain extensive commercial real estate knowledge, industry experience, vital relationships and marketing strategy with international reach. The Swisher team is experienced in navigating that brokerage of specific property types. From vacant land to industrial complexes or downtown office spaces and retail shopping centers, our broker is your match!

Call our downtown Ann Arbor office today at (734)663-0501.

Join the development and future of Ann Arbor’s south side!

While the Briarwood area and Ann Arbor’s south side industrial/research & business parks have always been vital to the city, we see development continuing to move towards a more vibrant and dense residential plan in that area with the business, retail and service opportunities ready to serve that community.

Want to get in on the growth?

Here are some available properties on Ann Arbor’s south side:

5,284 SF Office for Lease – 3005 Boardwalk 2nd floor space in Class A professional office building. Includes private offices, break room/kitchenette and conference room.

2,100 – 4,400 SF Office for Lease – 250 W. Eisenhower 1st floor space in well maintained office building. Includes conference room, private offices, reception and break room.

1,100 – 5,197 SF Office for Lease – 2245 S. State Street 2nd floor office space in McKinley Executive Center. Includes private offices, restrooms and reception.

3,660 SF Flex / High-tech Office & Research Space for Lease – 3917 Research Park Top quality office improvements. Includes two overhead doors.

If you are interested in this area and would like to tour potential commercial real estate opportunities, call Swisher‘s downtown Ann Arbor office at (734)663-0501. Our brokerage team can create a customized showing tour to meet your needs.

 

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