Byrd to speak to Realtors

Published 9:39 pm Thursday, February 4, 2016

Gregory L. Byrd, assistant director of Suffolk’s Department of Economic Development, will be the featured speaker during the Commercial Alliance’s Feb. 23 event, “Incentives for Commercial Real Estate: What’s New in Suffolk’s Neck of the Woods?”

Byrd will discuss the city’s strategic growth areas and target markets, incentives for locating commercially throughout the city, new commercial properties in Suffolk, and how the dynamics of a large commercial office spaces work (and how they can be tailored to fit a business’ needs).

The event, to be held at Bridgeway Technology Center, 7025 Harbour View Blvd., begins at 8:30 a.m. with networking and a continental breakfast, followed by the presentation at 9.

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Attendees may pitch their own properties after the presentation and may tour the host site. Attendance is free to Hampton Roads Realtors Association members and $15 to nonmembers.

Registration is required by Feb. 19. For more information, call HRRA at 473-9700.

The Commercial Alliance, a council within the Hampton Roads Realtors Association, represents Southeast Virginia commercial Realtors who specialize in selling, leasing and managing commercial properties.

Member-firm representation includes attorneys, appraisers, lenders, title companies, developers and other groups associated with commercial leasing and sales.