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Jim Bieri Becomes ULIF Governor

By |2018-01-25T22:37:53+00:00January 25th, 2017|Categories: News/Press|

The mission of the Urban Land Institute is to provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide. As a long-time Urban Land Institute member, and former ULI Michigan Chairman, Jim Bieri has recently become a ULI Foundation Governor. The full list of current Governors can be found HERE.

Biggest Challenges for Brick-and-Mortar in 2017

By |2018-01-25T22:38:32+00:00January 11th, 2017|Categories: News/Press|

Chain Store Age editor Al Urbanski approached top retail real estate executives, including our own Jim Bieri, and asked, “If you met a retailer at a cocktail party, and he or she asked you to name the single biggest challenge they’d face in brick-and-mortar in 2017, what would you say?” Jim Bieri, Principal, Stokas Bieri Real Estate: In 2017, [...]

Expanding the Entertainment District

By |2018-01-25T22:39:39+00:00November 1st, 2016|Categories: News/Press|

Jim Bieri speaks with Heartland Real Estate Business on the up-and-coming District Detroit and development around Little Caesars Arena. Once the developments are complete, the entertainment district along Woodward Ave will break the I-75 divide, creating a more expansive area. [Valley, M. (2016, November 1). Ice Arena Construction Goes Full Strength. Heartland Real Estate Business] FULL ARTICLE [...]

Downtown Apartment Buildings Bring More Retail

By |2018-01-25T22:43:08+00:00June 4th, 2016|Categories: Detroit, News/Press|

A slew of redeveloped apartment buildings will be opening soon. Units are getting snagged up quickly, with many of the projects hitting 100% during pre-leasing. Check out a recent article from the Detroit Free Press HERE. Many of the upcoming buildings will house more than just residents. First floor retail space will complement the Downtown Detroit market [...]

Greektown’s Diversity

By |2018-01-29T23:17:02+00:00March 10th, 2016|Categories: Detroit, News/Press|

Jim Bieri comments on Detroit's flavorful Greektown neighborhood. Greektown is adapting to Detroit's economic growth. While this means a change in name for the Greektown Casino later this year and many non-Greek restaurants, there is still plenty of Greek flavor. [The Detroit News | Detroit’s Greektown strives to stay Greek yet diverse | March 10, 2016] FULL [...]