What’s Up In The Real Estate Market


CRE Rauch, Robertson & Co. hires new team member
CRE Rauch, Robertson & Co., a CRE Florida Partners Company, has hired S. Chйrie Todd to its South Florida team.
She has served as Realty Specialist for the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security (DHS), where she managed a challenging California and Utah office and industrial airport lease portfolio and served as a primary real estate advisor to TSA airport leadership, Government Services Administration (GSA), airport and port authorities.
Prior to representing TSA in lease acquisitions and property management, she worked in a financial position overseeing contracts and agreements with transit and port authorities and local law enforcement agencies in support of TSA trained canine team activities. She was recently selected to lead a multi-agency real estate efficiencies task panel for DHS and the U.S. Congress which resulted in the finalization of House Bill H.R. 6430, known as the GSA Reform Bill. Her early Federal career included 10 years on Capitol Hill as a Congressional staff assistant, and she held several state and local political leadership positions.
Todd also worked as a Real Estate Portfolio Manager and Financial Accounting Specialist in the telecommunications industry managing technical data center, office, and industrial property leases and construction contracts. She was a licensed Financial Advisor/Stockbroker in her early career, and built upon that extensive financial training during her years with the Federal government and in private sector real estate sales, leasing and management.
Delray mortgage bankers arrange acquisition financing
Bob Dockerty and Joe Hepp of Dockerty Romer & Co. have arranged mortgage financing and future funding facility for ICM Realty Group’s newest office acquisition, a 112,000-square-foot office building known as One Corporate Center IV.
Dockerty and Hepp arranged the financing on behalf of their client ICM Realty Group through MidWest One Bank. The loan proceeds were utilized for the acquisition and to provide a funding facility for future capital improvements.
Boca’s Champagne & Parisi launches new sites
Boca Raton-based Champagne & Parisi Real Estate has launched new websites that cater toward growing markets in Palm Beach and Broward counties.
The websites include: BocaRatonRealEstate.com, DelrayBeachRealEstate.com, BoyntonBeachRealEstate.com, ParklandRealEstate.com, and HighlandBeachRealEstate.com.
“Our sellers are impressed by the fact we have the ‘Park Avenue’ and ‘Broadway’ like properties (as in Monopoly’s famous blue properties) regarding websites,” Caesar Parisi said, Broker/Owner of Champagne & Parisi Real Estate. “These 5-star websites will continue to help our agency reach more potential buyers. Unlike most realtors that only promote a single website, we have an entire network of sites devoted to the cities we do business in.”