Posted 24 Jul 15 By: No comments yet

East Albuquerque has a new brewery—Quarter Celtic Brew Pub

Calder Conrad

It may be hidden from the main road and away from the typical brewery corridor, but the owners of Albuquerque’s next brewery say a trip off the beaten path to their new brew pub will be well worth it. Brothers Ror and Brady McKeown with business partners David Facey and Lee Jay Wilson will open a…

Read Full Article
Posted 20 Jul 15 By: No comments yet

A retail desert no more

Steve Maestas_Web

In the heat of a summer afternoon last week, heavy machinery beeped and coursed around Carmike Cinemas’ under-construction, 12-screen movie theater at Coors and Rio Bravo. Nearby, a two-man crew positioned a sign for a forthcoming Sushi King restaurant. In the meantime, gym-goers broke a sweat at the area’s new Planet Fitnes, and cars queued…

Read Full Article
Posted By: No comments yet

Real estate buyers eye the Duke City again

Rich Diller_Industrial_Land

Back on the radar: Real estate buyers eye the Duke City again It took one phone call for Alfredo Barrenechea of Absolute Investment Realty to sell a property on Alameda Boulevard with a Burger King on it. He also listed a property featuring a national pizza chain and got 12 quick offers. That one sold…

Read Full Article
Posted By: No comments yet

Rad(ish) opens Downtown Albuquerque

Nicosha Schedlbauer_Web

CuppyCakes duo opens restaurant Cami Jones and Alexis Dowling are doing to breakfast and lunch what they’ve done to dessert – make it a little bit healthier.   The duo behind CuppyCakes – a line of low-calorie, bite-size frosted treats – have expanded their repertoire with a new Downtown restaurant. Rad(ish) – which uses the tag…

Read Full Article
Posted 16 Jul 15 By: No comments yet

Todd Strickland

Todd Strickland

ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO – July 16, 2015 – NAI Maestas & Ward, a member of the world’s premier managed network of commercial real estate firms, announced today that Todd Strickland has been promoted to Senior Advisor. Todd joined NAI Maestas & Ward as an Advisor in 2011 and specializes in the lease and sale of Office…

Read Full Article
Posted 14 Jul 15 By: No comments yet

Report says industrial real estate activity highest since 2007


Albuquerque’s industrial real estate market continues to improve, as occupancy climbs and rents remain steady. A new report by CBRE New Mexico shows Albuquerque’s industrial buildings and warehouses experienced positive absorption for the 11th quarter in a row. Year-to-date net absorption hit nearly 400,000 square feet, the highest amount of first half activity recorded in…

Read Full Article
Posted 09 Jul 15 By: No comments yet

Steve Maestas reflects on six months at Fed helm, real estate projects and his future

NAI Maestas & Ward

Steve Maestas, the founder of Albuquerque’s NAI Maestas & Ward, is recognized as a local business leader in the commercial real estate and development field. He’s also past chair of Albuquerque Economic Development and a trustee for the Albuquerque Community Foundation. He was recently appointed chairman of the board of directors of the Kansas City…

Read Full Article
Posted 25 Jun 15 By: No comments yet

East Downtown MMA facility takes shape — looks for restaurant, retail operators


The Jackson/Wink MMA fighting and training facility in Albuquerque’s East Downtown is beginning to take shape. The mats are in, a second octagon is on its way and some of the facility’s living units have been rented out. Coaches Greg Jackson and Mike Winklejohn are behind the new center, located on the northeast corner of…

Read Full Article
Posted 29 May 15 By: No comments yet

Las Estancias Development Update


Restaurant interest increases as construction on South Valley movie theater hits midpoint Albuquerque residents or visitors driving by the Las Estancias development in Albuquerque’s South Valley may have noticed a massive structure taking shape. It’s the new 47,000-square-foot Carmike Cinemas (Nasdaq: CKEC) movie theater — the first such amenity in the South Valley in recent…

Read Full Article
Posted 22 May 15 By: No comments yet

Millennials leading the way


New Mexico….Multi-family Housing update 2015 Multi-family Housing is coming of age in New Mexico and the Millennial Generation is spurring the growth.  The old adage of “location, location, location” is ever present as the placement of a property in relation to cultural, educational, entertainment and natural amenities becomes a major factor in the value of…

Read Full Article
memberships logomemberships logomemberships logomemberships logomemberships logomemberships logomemberships logomemberships logomemberships logo