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Finding Industrial Space in Montana: Opportunities and Insights for Businesses and Investors​

Finding Industrial Space in Montana: Opportunities and Insights for Businesses and Investors Navigating the industrial real estate market in Montana requires a deep understanding of local dynamics, strategic selection of geographic location, and careful consideration of your specific property requirements. This comprehensive guide is designed to assist businesses in expanding or relocating their operations, as

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SterlingCRE Weighs In: Fed’s Interest Rate Shift

In 2023, the Sterling brokerage team remained actively engaged in leasing, land sales, and catering to owner-occupier sales. The steady flow of transactions throughout the year was sustained by Montana’s robust economic prospects.   However, investment activity experienced a decline due to increased borrowing costs, making investments more challenging. Sellers, buoyed by recent substantial gains

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Local Shops Make Holidays Shine

According to a recent informal poll conducted by the Sterling team, downtown small businesses are the preferred Christmas shopping destination among our friends in Montana.   This preference isn’t surprising, as downtown areas, whether big or small, throughout the Big Sky state go all out to transform holiday shopping into a festive and enjoyable experience.

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What’s Up With The Bozeman Boom?

Bozeman’s base economic sectors are pivotal drivers of its growth, shaping its prosperity. Industries constituting the core economy bring external revenue into the local community. This fosters the growth of other businesses within the region. In a previous blog post, we looked at the importance of understanding a community’s economic dynamics before making real estate

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Risky Business | 3 Options To Make A Property Use Legal

You’ve found an ideal property – the right location, the perfect building, and even a warehouse for storage, all within your budget. But there’s a snag: your broker informs you that your business isn’t permitted under the current zoning. In a less competitive market, you’d simply look for another property. However, in a tight market,

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Don’t Go Bust in a Boomtown

When it comes to developing and investing in commercial real estate, having the ability to predict the future would be a tremendous advantage. Unfortunately, the crystal ball we acquired from Amazon.com doesn’t cover Montana’s commercial real estate market.   The fundamental factor influencing the value of commercial real estate is the equilibrium of supply and

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Montana Property Tax Sticker Shock? How to Appeal

https://youtu.be/IjHUMfBDlrE Kara Hogan and Matt Mellott CCIM/SIOR offer some valuable information on how to appeal your Montana Department of Revenue 2023 Classification and Appraisal Notice value assessment. Act quickly- you likely need to have your appeal in the mail by JULY 30.More details:https://sterlingcrea.wpenginepowered.com/montana-property-tax-sticker-shock-how-to-appeal/Download the AB-26 Form:https://mtrevenue.gov/publications/request-for-informal-classification-and-appraisal-review-form-ab-26/

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