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5 Reasons Downtown Iowa City is Great for Business

5 Reasons Downtown Iowa City is Great for Business

Jul 25, 2018 by

Downtown boasts more than 1,100 residents, with another 19,000 located within a mile. That means plenty of foot traffic and a large base of potential employees to draw from. Downtown is also directly adjacent to the University of Iowa campus, which has roughly 32,000 students and employs about 30,000 faculty and staff - Read More

Eco Lips: Why This Successful Start-Up Is Moving to Marion

Eco Lips: Why This Successful Start-Up Is Moving to Marion

May 29, 2018 by

Eco Lips is now renovating the former Squaw Creek Mill Works building, a 35,000-square-foot warehouse space in Marion with room for the business to expand even further. This Corridor success story is living proof of what can happen when a supportive community backs a great idea. Read More

5 Fast Facts About the Redstone Building

5 Fast Facts About the Redstone Building

May 29, 2018 by

The new 15-unit development includes one-story flats and two-story row houses that are an easy walk to the best that Cedar Rapids has to offer. Get the scoop on the Redstone Apartments below and ask about availability today. Read More

10 Things to Consider Before Buying Land for Commercial Real Estate

10 Things to Consider Before Buying Land for Commercial Real Estate

Apr 26, 2018 by

Purchasing land instead of leasing a floor or a building certainly has its advantages. A brand-new building on your site will be customized to your needs, and if you opt to stay in an existing building on the property instead, you’ll have many more options for how to make the building work for you. Read More

5 Important Considerations for Commercial Site Selection

5 Important Considerations for Commercial Site Selection

Apr 26, 2018 by

The physical location of your commercial real estate venture is nearly as consequential as determining where to build your home - in some cases, even more so. A retailer won’t thrive if their store is too far from established shopping areas, and an office building may have trouble finding tenants if it’s out of the way and hard to commute to. Read More

Must-Watch Commercial Real Estate Trends for 2018

Must-Watch Commercial Real Estate Trends for 2018

Mar 29, 2018 by

Look for these trends to make headway in the commercial real estate this year. Read More

Find the Keys to Success with Pivot Real Estate

Find the Keys to Success with Pivot Real Estate

Mar 18, 2018 by

Whether you’re buying, selling, leasing or managing, the Pivot team is ready to go to work for you. Read More

Iowa City: Open for Business

Iowa City: Open for Business

Feb 28, 2018 by

Iowa City, Iowa, is a truly special place to put down regional roots, from its dedication to supporting local business to unrivaled educational and cultural resources for your future employees. Check out these four reasons why Iowa City truly has it all. Read More

Must-Watch Retail Trends for 2018

Must-Watch Retail Trends for 2018

Feb 08, 2018 by

This year’s hottest design trends are all about creating unique experiences and emphasizing the human element of retail. Read More

Commercial Real Estate: Buy or Lease?

Commercial Real Estate: Buy or Lease?

Feb 01, 2018 by

Deciding whether to lease your property or buy it outright is one of the most important decisions a business owner can make, and frustratingly, there’s no easy answer as to which one is right. Read More

North Liberty: An Incubator for Ideas

North Liberty: An Incubator for Ideas

Jan 25, 2018 by

Whether you’re opening your first venture or expanding into new territory, North Liberty is the place to do it for these reasons and more. Read More

Move Up In Marion

Move Up In Marion

Jan 18, 2018 by

Growth: Marion grew by nearly 9,000 people between the 2000 and 2010 censuses (an increase of 32.2%). The city has launched several initiatives to accommodate the growth and create new amenities, including efforts to fund a new library and YMCA facility. Read More