John Jordan


John Jordan

Executive Bio

John Jordan is a veteran journalist with more than 30 years experience in newspaper and web publishing. He is a contributing writer for Real Estate Forum and GlobeSt.com johnjord@aol.com

  • Retail Advisors Joins JLL’s Florida Retail Brokerage

    TAMPA, FL—Brokerage firm JLL reports that in response to increased retail demand here and in South Florida the firm has expanded its retail brokerage services with the addition of The Retail Advisors of St. Petersburg.

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  • Coral Springs Shopping Center Bought, to be Repositioned

    CORAL SPRINGS, FL—The Royal University Plaza shopping center here is under new ownership that will embark on a capital improvement and new leasing campaign geared at repositioning the University Drive property.

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  • DC’s Top Tier Office Market Improving

    WASHINGTON, DC—The vacancy rate for trophy space in the District continues to fall from a recent high-water mark of nearly 13%.

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  • Penzance Project Gets Key County Approval

    ROSSLYN, VA—A proposal by development firm Penzance Cos. to build a major mixed-use development on Wilson Boulevard here has been given the thumbs up by Arlington County staff.

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  • Straub Planning $100M in Upgrades at Revel

    ATLANTIC CITY, NJ—A new deal struck between the shuttered Revel Casino Hotel and Florida developer Glenn Straub’s Polo North Country Club entity calls for a lower sale price but a promise by Straub to institute more than $100 million in renovations to the bankrupt gaming property.

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  • Edgewater Fire Raises Concerns About Avalon’s Wayne Project

    WAYNE, NJ—Public officials are expressing some concern about AvalonBay Communities, Inc.’s proposal here that if approved would be built with the same lightweight frame construction that is now being blamed for the quick spreading flames that caused significant damage at its 408-unit community in Edgewater in January.

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  • Famed Nevele Resort Proposes $100M Plan B

    ELLENVILLE, NY—After being spurned by the New York State Gaming Location Board on its casino bid back in November, the ownership of the storied Nevele hotel and resort here has proposed a new $100-million plan for the shuttered facility.

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  • REBNY Announces Nominees for Top Deals of 2014

    NEW YORK CITY—The Real Estate Board of New York has announced its nominees for the organization’s coveted 2014 Sales Brokers Most Ingenious Deal of the Year awards. The nominees include all the high profile as well as complex lease, sale and finance transactions that dominated the headlines last year.

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  • Under Armour to Lease 130,000 SF From CEO Plank

    BALTIMORE—In a recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Under Armour Inc. disclosed it has entered an agreement on a 10-year lease with a company controlled by Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank.

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  • Struever-Led Group to Redevelop Historic Building

    BATLIMORE—The city’s Vacants to Value program has awarded Cross Street Partners, led by C. William Struever, the rights to redevelop the storied A. Hoen and Co. building in East Baltimore.

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