Space is the Place | Breaking Ground is Hard to Do in 2017

Santa Monica, CA (July 26, 2017) – Net Lease Advisor, Chris Naylon, quoted in July’s issue of Multi-Unit Franchisee Magazine. “Understanding the fundamentals of real estate and the advantages of a particular location becomes increasingly important, even more so in core markets versus secondary or tertiary markets. Poor site selection will lead to poor sales performance in a market where margins are becoming tighter and tighter.” Says Naylon. Read more

The Baby Boomer Generation’s Impact on Net Lease

Atlanta, GA (July 26, 2017) –By Andrew Ackerman, Managing Director, Sands Investment Group:  Much has been said about the impact of the baby boomer generation on the economy. Born between 1946 and 1964, the baby boomers began turning 65 in 2011. They are now increasing the older edges of the population. By 2029, when all of the baby boomers will be 65 years and over, more than 20 percent of the total U.S. population will be over the age of 65. Read more

A Closer Look At Retail Investment

GlobeSt.com chats with Chris Sands, founder of Sands Investment Group, about what REITs and institutional investors will be assessing pertaining to their retail assets in the coming year.

Las Vegas, NV (June 8, 2017) REITs and institutional investors will be assessing where they have exposure in the retail assets they own. Those thoughts are according to Chris Sands, founder of Sands Investment Group. Read more

Sands Investment Group Receives CoStar Power Broker Award for Top Sales Firm

SIG Recognized as Top Firm in Austin and Charleston

Charleston/Austin (April 17, 2017) – Sands Investment Group (SIG), one of the fastest growing net lease firms in the nation, has been recognized as a Power Broker by CoStar, the world leader in commercial real estate information. The firm’s Austin and Charleston offices were recognized in the Top Sales Firm category. Read more

Real Estate Forum Names SIG to Its List of Commercial Real Estate’s Fastest-Growing Companies for the 2nd Consecutive Year

CHARLESTON, SC (January 2017) — In its December 2016 issue, Real Estate Forum magazine again named Sands Investment Group (SIG) for the 2nd consecutive year in the ranking of the commercial real estate industry’s fastest-growing companies. According to Real Estate Forum the list recognizes firms that are outpacing their competition and positioned for success in 2017 and beyond. Read more

Franchisors Put More Pressure On Franchisees To Grow

The fast food/quick service restaurant space has picked up steam in the last year due to the cap rate compression for other triple net sectors and the amount of growth in QSR, says Max Freeman in this EXCLUSIVE. 

Odessa, TX (November 17, 2016) – Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is a family-owned American barbecue restaurant chain based in Dallas. It was recognized as a top 10 growth chain by National Restaurant News. Read more

Sands Investment Group Handles Sale of Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Odessa, TX

Deal Marks SIG’s Strength in Working with Developers and Franchise Operators

Austin, TX (November 1, 2016) – Sands Investment Group (SIG), one of the fastest growing net lease firms in the nation, has announced the $2,085,000 sale of a Dickey’s Barbecue Pit located at 2701 N County Rd in Odessa, TX. Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is a family-owned American barbecue restaurant chain based in Dallas, Texas. Dickey’s was recognized as a top ten growth chain by National Restaurant News. Read more

Sands Investment Group Leverages High Demand for Newly-Constructed Urgent Care Triple Net Properties in Two 1031 Sales

Santa Monica, CA (November 1, 2016) – Sands Investment Group (SIG), one of the fastest growing net lease firms in the nation, has announced the triple net lease sale of two Fast Pace Urgent Care Clinics located in the cities of Martin and Smithville in Tennessee. The clinics were sold to Florida-based investor Mark Van Wyk. Kaveh Ebrahimi, net lease advisor in SIG’s Santa Monica office, represented the seller. Read more