Investing in Industrial Real Estate with Chad Griffiths

Nov 17, 2021 | Podcast

Join Daniel Nickles with his guest Chad Griffiths as he speaks about the three subcategories of industrial real estate,  why industrial properties aren’t as ubiquitous as apartment buildings, what fuels the industrial real estate market, and more. Before getting into industrial real estate, Chad first dabbled into residential, then commercial. Sure, multifamily isn’t bad, but for Chad, it just isn’t for him. For Chad, knowing where you want to be as an investor is always more important.

In this episode you will learn:

  • What comes to mind when people hear commercial and industrial
  • What industrial real estate consists of
  • Chad Griffiths – on dealing with industrial property tenants
  • How do you find the right tenant?
  • The effect of eCommerce on the industrial real estate market

About Chad Griffiths:

Chad entered the commercial real estate industry in 2004 and has completed over 500 transactions with clients ranging from local companies to large institutional owners. Chad has been a top 15 producer with NAI Canada-wide since 2013 and became a partner of the Edmonton office in 2015.

An active volunteer in the real estate and business community, Chad has previously served as Chair and board member of the Real Estate Council of Alberta (RECA), board member of NAIOP Edmonton, President of the South Edmonton Business Association, and member of the City of Edmonton Strathcona Junction Advisory Committee. Chad currently sits on the University of Alberta’s Practice of Commercial Real Estate Course Advisory Committee.

Chad has SIOR and CCIM designations, a Diploma in Urban Land Economics from UBC, and an MBA from TRU.

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