Milliken Published In Realtor Commercial Connections Magazine
https://www.nar.realtor/commercial-connections/filling-the-void Show Local Businesses the Love by Bill Milliken I run a full-service commercial real estate company that provides leasing, sales, tenant representation, and real estate consulting services. For building owners and businesses in our cities, this is a challenging time. Things are quiet. We all look back on 2008–2009, the height of the Great …Continue Reading
Milliken Helps Bring Drones to Ann Arbor
Milliken Realty’s office listing at the historic Schlenker Building in downtown Ann Arbor went under lease to SkySpecs this year. The company, a University of Michigan Tech Transfer spin-off, conducts drone inspections internationally — and is forecasting dramatic growth, both in sales and personnel. This recent Dbusiness Magazine Story details the company’s operations.
Milliken Seeks WCC Trustee Post
Bill is a candidate for a trustee seat in November on the board of Washtenaw Community College. About 13,000 students from 100 countries attend the College, many of whom take advantage of transfer agreements to attend University of Michigan or Eastern Michigan University. Bill has served on the board of the Washtenaw Community College Foundation …Continue Reading
Named Regional Vice President
WASHINGTON, DC, May 14, 2016: Big day. I was elected Regional Vice-President this morning at the board of directors’ meeting of the National Association of Realtors’ legislative meetings in Washington.
Mexico Real Estate Investment Summit
Bill was a member of a CCIM delegation that traveled to Cancun, Mexico in June, 2016 for the Mexico Real Estate Investment Summit. Held at the Emporio Hotel, the Summit drew 300 brokers, investors and lenders, many of whom routinely deal in international real estate investment. The CCIM Institute will be offering investment real estate …Continue Reading
Detroit Non-Profit Poised for Growth
Milliken provides pro bono assistance to The Empowerment Plan to find new Detroit production space for its humanitarian mission. Click here to read Crain’s Detroit Business article from February 29, 2016.
National Publicity for Milliken Realty Client
CameraMall, client of Milliken Realty Company, has recently been featured in Amazon.com’s national online publication, “Transformations.” CameraMall was lauded for their successful evolution from an online-only presence to their brick-and-mortar storefront located at 518 E. Washington St. in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Please read more about this local business here. Or visit their website.
Austin CCIM Board Meeting
The CCIM Institute held its board of directors meeting and governance meetings in Austin, Texas the week of October 26. And 247 candidates sat for their comprehensive exam, vying for the right to claim the CCIM designation. Annual elections were conducted at the board meeting. Dave Wilson was named First Vice-President, thus placing him in …Continue Reading
MAR President’s Report | “Foreign Clients At Our Door”
“Not only is Detroit the home of the auto industry, it is an absolute icon to the Chinese.” That is the gist of what Ann Arbor attorney Peter Theut shared with MAR leadership at its Achieve conference in Detroit. The international business theme was picked up by several speakers at Achieve, which was held in January at the MGM Grand. Theut, who’s …Continue Reading
HOW TO: Search for Office Space
To Lease or Not to Lease There are many reasons businesses lease real estate. Not the least of these is the fact that someone else may own the prime location a business has to have. Other reasons to lease are: the “flexible financing” it provides, the relatively short-term commitment it requires, or the ease with …Continue Reading