First 100% solar-powered Marriott in U.S.
Russ Urban, the president of High Hotels, has long been intrigued by renewable energy sources such as solar power.
But there’s a problem with trying to meet a hotel’s energy needs entirely by using solar power — the typical hotel roof is too small to hold all the solar panels required.
So, to generate enough electricity for its Courtyard by Marriott hotel in the Greenfield Corporate Center, High Hotels will install 2,700 solar panels atop a large industrial building about a third of a mile away.read more +
High Construction has posted a new aerial video of The Crossings at Conestoga Creek on Harrisburg Pike in Manheim Township.
The $120 million mixed-use development anchored by a Wegmans supermarket will begin opening late this summer.
In addition to the Wegmans, the development will include 20 to 25 other stores and restaurants, 258 upscale apartments and a 127-suite hotel, a Residence Inn by Marriott.read more +
Spring 2018 Real Estate Matters
In This Issue
Market Fundamentals Remain Strong Across
Most Asset Classes; However, Potential
Headwinds Are on the Horizon Due to
Rising Interest Rates ..............................................1
President’s Message ...............................................2
SpringHill Suites Opens in
Update on The Crossings at Conestoga Creek .....3
New Clubhouse Caps Multi-Family Makeover .....4
Bridge to Opportunity ...........................................5
The Reserve at Greenfield Luxury Apartments ....6
Almost all transaction documents have a provision or two requiring a party to exercise an effort to achieve an end. Sometimes the provision requires the party to exercise “best efforts” to do so. Sometimes the effort required is “reasonable efforts.” If the parties to the document are business entities, it is common to see the effort described as “commercially reasonable.” Are these efforts different? Is there an ascending level of these efforts? Does it matter which words are used to describe the efforts?read more +
High Construction Awarded $21M Contract for Elizabethtown College’s Bowers Center for Sports, Fitness and Well-being
High Construction today announced that it received a $21M contract for Elizabethtown College’s new Bowers Center for Sports, Fitness and Well-being. The new facility will be located on the college’s campus, off East Cedar Street in Elizabethtown, Pa.read more +
Two High apartment communities are top-ranked by national research firm
Multi-family industry researcher J Turner Research recently awarded two High Associates Ltd. communities its top "Elite" ranking in its Online Reputation Assessment™ (ORA™). The independent firm selected 977 multi-family properties out of 71,000 assessed nationwide for the honor.read more +
The Crossings at Conestoga Creek progresses toward a fall opening [aerial video]
Construction of The Crossings at Conestoga Creek, a $120 million mixed-use development anchored by a Wegmans supermarket, continues to progress toward a fall opening.
This video taken by the project's general contractor, High Construction, shows what will be the Wegmans plus 20 to 25 other stores and restaurants, 258 upscale apartments and a 127-suite hotel, a Residence Inn by Marriott.
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Wegmans said recently that it expects an "early fall" opening. Many of the other stores and restaurants will open about that time, Crossings developer High Real Estate Group has said.
Lancaster C&I Council: And the survey says—
"It's a good time to be a seller," said Mark Fitzgerald, President and COO of High Real Estate Group LLC, presenting to Lancaster's Commercial and Industrial Real Estate Council. With cap rates headed up, deals are getting done, but the time to act is now.
More than 120 professionals from throughout Lancaster County attended the 2018 event at the Lancaster County Convention Center, and were asked by High Associates Senior VP - Brokerage Services Linford Good to crowdsource their views on four key questions ....read more +
Available Propertiesread more +
Hotel Highlights Local Craft and Music with “The Art of Local” Theme
The newly opened SpringHill Suites by Marriott marked its official grand opening on February 8th with a ribbon-cutting ceremony followed by a reception, and led property tours to give those in the Allentown Bethlehem/Center Valley community a glimpse of what the new hotel has to offer.read more +
Residential building among first for construction along The Waterfront
From Lebanon Valley Business Journal
High Construction Company is making a bigger impact in the Lehigh Valley.
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The developers behind The Waterfront, a massive development along the banks of the Lehigh River in Allentown, plan to start construction on the first building on July 1.
High Construction Raises More Than $52,000 for Children’s Miracle Network
High Construction Company raised more than $52,000 at its charity golf invitational to benefit Children’s Miracle Network and Penn State Children’s Hospital.read more +
Five Reasons to Buy Commercial Real Estate
Investors often think about buying commercial real estate for cash flow, with the difference between the rental income, operating expenses, and the mortgage payment resulting in income. But what if your primary motivation is to grow your business operations in a new location?
If you have read Five Reasons to Lease Commercial Real Estate you may have already started asking questions about the real estate solution that best fits your needs. Here’s why you should consider keeping the option to buy on the table until you have consulted your real estate professional.
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Apprenticeships: Winter 2018 Real Estate Matters
Our Award-Winning Newsletter
In This Issue:
High Hotels Ltd. Pilots State’s First
Hospitality Apprenticeships ............................... 1
A Catalyst for Bringing People Together............. 2
President’s Message............................................... 2
A New Breed of Luxury Apartments.................... 3
Grand Opening of The Reserve at Greenfield..... 3
What It’s Worth:
Commercial Real Estate Appraisals..................... 4
High Hotels Ltd. Opens SpringHill Suites
in Mt. Laurel, N.J.................................................. 6
High Hotels opens $20M hotel in Lehigh Valley
Lancaster County-based High Hotels Ltd. has opened a new hotel in the Lehigh Valley.
An affiliate of High Real Estate Group LLC, which is part of High Companies, High Hotels owned a SpringHill Suites by Marriott in Upper Saucon Township, Lehigh County.read more +
High Standards | Leisure and Hospitality International
High Hotels Ltd. aims to become an industry leader by leading the charge for innovation.
High Hotels Ltd. is an affiliate of High Real Estate Group LLC and part of the High companies - a multi-faceted group of businesses with a longstanding tradition for quality products and services since its founding more than 80 years ago.
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The Reserve at Greenfield Debuts Luxury Apartmentsread more +
High Hotels Announces Opening of SpringHill Suites Allentown/Bethlehem
Guests can expect the unexpected at the new 132-suite hotel
High Hotels Ltd. announced today the opening of the SpringHill Suites by Marriott in Center Valley, Pennsylvania. The all-suite hotel, located at 3800 West Drive will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed by High Hotels Ltd of Lancaster, Pennsylvania.read more +
High breaks ground on Residence Inn hotel in Manheim Township
High Hotels Ltd. has broken ground on a Residence Inn by Marriott hotel, part of the mixed-use Crossings at Conestoga Creek development across from Long's Park in Manheim Township.read more +
Five Reasons to Lease Commercial Real Estate
Business is growing or changing, and it’s time to move? There’s nothing quite like owning your own building to house your organization and to meet the special requirements of your processes, equipment, etc. But is owning really the best way to go?
Before you start scouting for an existing building or contemplating new construction, consider these five reasons to lease. If any of these clicks, make a call to your real estate professional ...read more +