San Antonio… the Big City with Small Town Attitude that's Ready for Growth

September 22, 2011

“San Antonio is very well located and poised for strong long -term economic growth,” says Ernest Brown, the San Antonio Managing Director for Grubb & Ellis, a commercial real estate firm. In a recent meeting at the San Antonio Business Owners Meetup, Brown gave a presentation titled “The San Antonio Commercial Real Estate Market View”. He shared his projections on business growth in the city and believes San Antonio will experience, industrial, manufacturing and retail market expansions. He said trends are showing San Antonio’s location, existing industry, future opportunities and a projected educated workforce will drive the growth. Brown concluded, “The general office market has seen a positive lift. I expect this service- orientated market to see growth in the medical fields and national security administration work. “Location is huge valuable commodity, that San Antonio happens to be the beneficiary of and in real estate it’s location, location, location.”

For more on how your business can position itself for the anticipated development, click the link below and check out Brown’s full presentation.

San Antonio Commercial Real Estate Market Overview 08.16.11

Also, don't forget to check out the San Antonio Meet-up group here

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Ladd Roberts

Business Bank of Texas

Ladd Roberts is Senior Vice President of Business Bank of Texas, N.A. With over 30 years experience in the banking industry, Ladd brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the bank. For the past 24 years he has served as a small business lender / account manager for several San Antonio area banks. Ladd has a reputation for being a hard working lending officer focused on his customer’s needs. Ladd is active in the community and has served as president of the San Antonio Risk Management Association (RMA), the San Antonio Breakfast Club and a local Rotary Club. He received a B.S degree from Texas A&M (1976), MBA from University of Texas – San Antonio (2002), and attended the prestigious Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at SMU (1991).
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