Welcome to the official blog of Block Real Estate Services, LLC (BRES). BRES seeks to offer insight and news concerning commercial real estate, financial investments, construction and development of the 212 communities we serve locally and nationally.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Thursday, March 19, 2015

LinkedIn and Employees: A Connection Built to Last

LinkedIn and Employees : A Connection Built to LastLinkedIn, in the last few years, has gone from a career site to a professional platform that hosts
information about companies, industries and individuals. The platform, in 2014, announced that they had hit the 300 million user mark credited to mobile traffic. LinkedIn's increased popularity offers endless opportunities for companies to raise brand awareness and visibility through their employees strong profiles. Which is why every person in your company needs to be active on LinkedIn. Listed below are a few benefits of having strong employee profiles on LinkedIn:

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

The Perfect Pot of Gold that Every Property Manager Needs

In order to be successful as a property manager you are only as good as your relationship with the
The Perfect Pot of Gold that Every Property Manager Needs
other players in the game.  Having the right property management team is like finding a pot of gold. Check out all our "pot of gold" components below that make the perfect mix:

Monday, March 9, 2015

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Why Follow When You Can LEED?

LEED Certified- Block Real Estate ServicesDoes your company have a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified development? LEED, is a building certification program, through the USGBC (United States Green Building Council) that recognizes best-in-class building strategies and practices.  Having a LEED certified building saves both money and resources while promoting renewable clean energy. By being a part of the LEED program you are  helping transform  how buildings are designed, constructed, maintained and operated.

Monday, March 2, 2015

Retail, New Frontiers: 2015 Trends

The evolving consumer is not always easy for retailers to understand. The value proposition behind
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their product and service selection is continuing to change. Consumers put emphasis on personalization, seek opportunities where their input matters, and they value product and service solutions.