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Top 4 Reasons to use a Tenant Advisor

You have been in a space for a number of years.  You and your employees are happy with the location and could probably make the drive with your eyes closed.  You know your lease expiration is quickly approaching and you plan on extending the lease.  Although resigning the lease may seem like an easy decision;…
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Small Acts of Kindness

Small Acts of Kindness For our monthly service project, we were given $100 to brighten someone’s day. I chose to pick up the check for a family out to eat and send nonperishable goods to Houston to help with the relief effort. On a Saturday afternoon, I visited an Eat n Park to partake in…
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One Hundred Dollar Backpack

One Hundred Dollar Backpack Every day on my way to class, I see the same faces—on the corner of an intersection, sitting in the shade of one of our city’s many bridges, walking back and forth down the same stretch of road, and stopping to rest on an open bench. Most of the faces I…
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Random Acts of Kindness

Random Acts of Kindness I played the flute most of my life. I say it in the past-tense because I haven’t picked up my flute in quite a few years. When you have kids and work, some things naturally fall to the wayside. But I still love hearing it and bands that include the flute…
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Keep the new ideas rolling in

Keep the new ideas rolling in Every year, since I was 12, my family has taken a beach vacation. Most of those years, we have gone to the same place – Bethany Beach, Delaware. It’s familiar, easy for us to get to from Pittsburgh, Washington DC and Allentown, and we know we can find homes…
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Some Thoughts on Corporate Social Responsibility

Some Thoughts on Corporate Social Responsibility This coming Saturday, I will get up earlier than I like, head to the city, and walk in  benefiting the Light of Life rescue mission. If you’ve read any of my blogs, you have likely stumbled across a reference to the mission. They serve the hungry and homeless in…
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4 Critical Ideas For Your Growing Company Part 1

4 Critical Ideas For Your Growing Company (Part I) Imagine with me for a moment… You’ve just started your own company. You have dreams of making the bigtime – hundreds of employees, unique office space, cool kids breaking down your door to work for you. Then reality hits you smack dab in the face. You’re…
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Timing of the Cracker Plant and its role in commercial real estate

Timing of the Cracker Plant and its role in commercial real estate Royal Dutch Shell is in the process of constructing a $6 billion petrochemical plant in Beaver county on the banks of the Ohio River. The facility, also known as a “cracker plant”, will take in oil and gas and break it into smaller…
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Training for the Great Allegheny Passage

One of our core values at Found Advisors is wellness. We recently purchased desk treadmills for the office and I average about 15,000 to 20,000 steps a day during work depending on how many meetings I have. I have had to learn how to type and walk (yes, that sounds easy for some) but I…
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