Albertsons Triple Net Lease

Albertsons’ Rite Aid Acquisition Provides Rare Investment Opportunity

Albertsons’ Rite Aid acquisition is creating a unique absolute triple net lease investment opportunity. On February 20, Albertsons—one of the nation’s largest grocery retailers—announced that it will purchase a portion of publicly traded Rite Aid, creating a new corporate entity valued at $24 billion. Rite Aid pharmacies will be branded within Albertsons locations, and a combined company will operate standalone Rite Aid pharmacies.

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Why Net Lease Has Staying Power

Charleston, SC (January 1, 2018) – By Chris Sands, Founder & CEO, Sands Investment Group.  When Federal Reserve officials continue to signal intent to hike interest rates, it is timely to share why net lease investment remains a steady choice for investors seeking stable wealth creation options to further diversify their portfolios. Even with a stock market at historic highs, net lease investments provide a path to certainty and wealth preservation. Following are reasons why net lease has staying power despite the inevitable market corrections and varying economic cycles. Read more

Net Lease’s Staying Power

Atlanta, GA (December 20, 2017) – The sector remains a popular investment type for real estate players looking for stability and consistent, long-term returns. Sands Investment Group Managing Director Andrew Ackerman reflects on 2017 and shares his 2018 outlook for the net lease space. Read more

SIG Adds Tyler Ellinger to its Austin Office

Austin, TX (December 15, 2017) – Sands Investment Group (SIG), the fastest growing net lease firm in the United States, has added Tyler Ellinger, Net Lease Advisor, to its Austin office. Ellinger joins SIG from Marcus & Millichap, where he was a highly-recognized performer in its Salt Lake City office and was a top 30 net lease agent for Marcus & Millichap (M&M) in 2016. Now at SIG, Ellinger will continue to achieve his client’s investment objectives while further expanding the firm’s reach into Salt Lake City and the Mountain West region. Read more

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