Grand Central Market Celebrates its 100th Anniversary

Grand Central Market is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year! The 30,000-square-foot open-air arcade of food vendors opened in 1917. At the time it was declared “the largest and finest public market on the Pacific Coast.” Standing at the intersection of culture and cuisine, the market’s transformation continues as food truck sensation Eggslut and Golden […]

Retail Asking Rates Continue to Increase

In the first quarter of 2017, the Los Angeles retail market vacancy rate ticked up 30 basis points to 4.1% as 532,000 sq.ft. were delivered to the market, according to the latest research from NAI Capital. This new space includes the largest IKEA in the United States, at 470,000 sq.ft. in the city of Burbank. […]

Foreign Currency Comes to Los Angeles

Major Properties is a boutique brokerage firm with 15 agents. In spite of being small, we not only get our fair share of deals, but we also have a pulse on the Southern California real estate market. I’m sure that gives us an edge over our competition. Major Properties has approximately $200 million in deals […]

Off Market Opportunities

Mark your calendar and remember these predictions for 2017. Los Angeles industrial real estate will reach and top $400 per square foot. The confluence of cheap loans, massive demand, alternative uses, low vacancy and foreign money creates the perfect storm for an increase in values.  Many off market opportunities exist and there are many well […]

Kung Fu Real Estate

I really like watching Kung Fu shows, as they are the ultimate good vs. evil type programs. The show Kung Fu starring David Carradine was a staple in my house growing up. The various life lessons that the monks taught “Young Grasshopper” were inspirational. My business practice follows similar principles of Kung Fu and other […]

Welcome to Major Properties

Major Properties is a trendsetting boutique commercial, industrial and investment real estate brokerage firm located in Downtown Los Angeles. The current Los Angeles real estate climate is one that requires creativity and diligence to make deals happen. We have the experience and the skills necessary to locate today’s buyers and tenants and successfully market property. We have the benefit of […]