Craig Realty Advisors Inc. is a boutique commercial real estate brokerage company serving clients throughout the Western United States with a core focus in Northern California. With over thirty years of experience in all aspects of the business Craig Realty Advisors offers clients intense value, creativity and resources to meet most any challenge in any market from acquisition to disposition, strategic planning, asset repositioning, joint venture formation, development and entitlement services.
Our clients range from local owners and investors to international capital funds, institutional clients, banks, private and public corporate owners and the homebuilding industry. Craig Realty Advisors Inc. is experienced in almost every product type including retail, office, industrial, residential, land, investment properties, public-use and educational facilities.
Recent Brokerage Transactions:
- Bank branch site acquisition
- State of California DMV Relocation and Build to Suit
- Vineyard sale and acquisition
- Winery acquisition for national client
- Entitlement Processing for local developer
- Local Office lease -relocation
- Community College site consultation
- Office building sale and acquisition
- Site acquisition for national fraternal organization
- Exclusive Representation of national industrial client
With local knowledge and national experience our clients, both residential and commercial, receive the support of our entire team in their acquisition or disposition. Challenging markets are not for the inexperienced and having worked through several market turns over nearly four decades we are uniquely qualified to help you succeed.
Craig Realty Advisors Inc. commences, continues and completes Acquisition Assignments with a Client-Centric approach that is performed as though we were the Buyer. Our years of experience aids clients with early discover and resolution of deal-killing issues, little (costly) surprises and a conformation the property ultimately meets the investment and use criteria established at the beginning. Our engagement involves the following key activities that lead to successful transactions:
- Submarket Assessment
- Property Search
- Property Feasibility Analysis
- Due Diligence Assistance
- Escrow Coordination
- Sub-Agreement Negotiations
- Funding Referrals
- Property Management Transfer Coordination
- Agency Compliance
Sellers universally desire to achieve the highest return on their assets and wisely seek experienced brokers to assist with their dispositions. Craig Realty Advisors Inc. has over 30 years of experience not only as a Broker but as an investor-owner of all types of real estate. Local knowledge combined with deep experience and national-client perspectives provides the highest level of service to selling clients. Proper positioning and marketing to target buyers yields the highest returns in the shortest time possible.
Craig Realty Advisors Inc. has sold hundreds of properties of all product types to local, regional and institutional clients benefiting our Sellers with satisfying and timely returns. A constant focus on the Window of Opportunity is our policy and clients appreciate the continuous communication throughout the disposition term.
Craig Realty Advisors Inc. offers development services through Sandhill Development Company, LLC which is commonly owned and managed by R. Wayne Craig. Mr. Craig has vast experience in the development business which began in 1975. His developments range from single commercial buildings to comprehensive masterplanned communities. He has developed shopping centers, office complexes, industrial parks, residential subdivisions and several build-to-suit projects. Sandhill provides services from basic project feasibility to venture formation through build-out. Please refer to http://www.sandhilldc.com/
for additional information.
Investment value is derived in large part from the income generated by tenant rentals. Craig Realty Advisors Inc. has negotiated new leases and renewals on virtually every category of commercial real estate including office, industrial, retail, special use, governmental and healthcare. Lease documentation can be complex and tenant negotiations are often both strategic and technical. As a full-service firm, Craig Realty Advisors Inc. is ready and capable to assist in filling vacant space and
increasing asset value.
Strategic Planning- Asset Repositioning:
Most business owners or family trustees do not fully understand the role that real estate plays in the growth or disposition of their business. Craig Realty Advisors will assist owners in analyzing and positioning their real estate holdings to the maximum benefit of the operation, investment goals or family transition.
Craig Realty Advisors Inc. has direct relationships or affiliations with several private investors and can assist with both debt and equity funding through a variety of resources developed over years of experience. Partnership and management chemistry is critical to the success of a venture and Craig Realty Advisors acts as an advisor to assure all parties remain focused on the Mission not the parts. Selecting the right participants greatly aids in the long-term success of any venture.
Good market opportunities are often overlooked due to the anxiety associated with processing new Entitlements through various governmental agencies; however, many properties can obtain a higher value or different uses through rezoning or perhaps annexation to a city.
Entitlement involves several levels of expertise and quickly becomes complicated by a variety of Agency regulations and ever-changing legal requirements. In addition to broad direct experience Craig Realty Advisors Inc. has also developed several alliances with specialized consultants to assist in efficient and successful processing of all levels of entitlements. These services are generally handled on a fee basis or equity participation basis with the Client.
Below a few examples of Entitlement activities processed directly by Mr. Craig:
Weber-Sperry Ranch -
(350 Acre Masterplanned Community, Stockton, CA) Environmental Impact Report, General Plan Amendment, Rezoning, Tentative Maps, FEMA FIRM amendment, DRE Public Report and Bond Financing for some 600 homes, 13 acres of offices, 250,000SF shopping center, 200 apartments and an elementary school.
||Oakridge at Clements - (15- Lot residential estates subdivision, Clements, CA) Rezoning, Tentative Map, Water District Annexation, Municipal Water Well Permit (State and County), Endangered Species Mitigation Permit, DRE Public Report.
||Fairway Pines - (25-lot residential subdivision, Placerville, CA) Comprehensive Environmental Impact Report, General Plan Amendment, Rezone and Tentative Subdivision Map.
8-Mile Road Industrial Park -
||Rivergate Commons - (22-lot executive condominium community, Lodi, CA) Tentative Map, Condo Plan, DRE Public Report, DWR and Corps of Engineers River Modification Permits.
(100-acre industrial park, Stockton, CA) Annexation, General Plan Amendment, Prezoning, Tentative Map.Lodi Industrial Park -
(Lodi, CA) Tentative Maps and Master Facilities Plan plus Site Plan Architectural Approvals for Blue Shield Healthcare, Lodi Unified School District and multiple industrial buildings.