2021 Lawyers in Real Estate Awards
Last year, the Connect CRE team followed up our well-received Next Generation Awards and Women in Real Estate Awards with the inaugural Lawyers in Real Estate Awards. For...
2021 Women in Real Estate
Announcing the 2021 Winners for the Connect CRE Women in Real Estate Awards.
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2021 Next Generation Awards
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Partnership Completes 131K-SF Self-Storage Facility in Fort Lauderdale
Hernandez Development, along with project partners Stiles, Merrimac Ventures and JL Capital & Management, have completed a 130,852-square-foot self-storage facility with ground-floor retail in Fort Lauderdale.
The property, which will be called Riverbend Self Storage, is a four-story building located on a nearly two-acre site at 2427 W Broward Blvd. The project features 970 climate-controlled, self-storage units and 5,168 square feet of ground-floor retail. Extra Space Storage Inc. will operate the facility.
Stiles Vice President Brad Dineen has been tapped to lead leasing efforts for the retail portion of the property. The South Florida-based Hernandez Group is a commercial real estate development firm offering a full range of real estate services.
David Cohen is Southeast Editorial Director at Connect Commercial Real Estate. David is a media veteran with more than 10 years of experience in journalism, copywriting and communications across a variety of roles. He is responsible for covering commercial real estate news and trends in the Southeast, Florida, Washington D.C. and Boston at Connect CRE as well as specializing in the Student Housing sector.
Prior to joining Connect, David was the editor of Northeast Real Estate Business magazine and Student Housing Business magazine at France Media as well as spending time freelancing for ESPN and the Associated Press in the fast-paced field of live sports event production. He is also an owner and investor in multifamily real estate in Atlanta, GA.
David currently resides in Atlanta and graduated from the College of Communication & Information at the University of Tennessee Knoxville.