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Comfort Obsession


May 15th, 2020

By: Darrell Schulz, COO/Principal Why are we so obsessed with comfort these days? If you don’t believe me, think about your last couple of decisions. I started feeling warm in my home (uncomfortable), so I turned on the air conditioner (comfortable). I began to feel hungry (uncomfortable), so I grabbed a snack (comfortable). Then I […]

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Broker Spotlight – Nick Buss


May 6th, 2020

Nick Buss joined The Klabin Company in 2019. Although new to commercial real estate, his life accomplishments are impressive to say the least and he knows the value of being part of a team. He played Division I college baseball for the University of Southern California (USC); was drafted in the 8th round by the […]

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THE KLABIN COMPANY REPRESENTS PROLOGIS ON SUCCESSFUL LEASE RENEWAL AND EXPANSION WITH HEALTH-ADE KOMBUCHA IN TORRANCE


May 4th, 2020

Probiotic tea manufacturer signs five-year lease for 107,154 square feet, expanding its presence in prime South Bay industrial property. (MAY 4, 2020 – TORRANCE, CALIF.) – The Klabin Company/CORFAC International today announced it negotiated a lease renewal and expansion on behalf of global logistics real estate leader Prologis, Inc. for its industrial building at 2012 […]

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Work‐Life Balance


April 27th, 2020

By: Darrell Schulz, COO/Principal How many times have you heard somebody refer to the importance of “work‐life balance?” What does that mean anyway? With a quick Google search, you can find hundreds of well‐intended articles attempting to convey some wisdom in the balancing act between work and life. The thought is that when you reach […]

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Culture of Contentment


April 16th, 2020

By: Darrell Schulz, COO/Principal The average person in the United States–regardless of age or gender–spends four years at a job, creating a revolving door effect for many companies. However, at The Klabin Company, the average tenure of our team members is currently 14 years and growing. People are often surprised to find out that I […]

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2020 Q1 Market Update


April 16th, 2020

The Klabin Company’s South Bay / Los Angeles 2019 Q4 Market Update is available for you to download. We hope it brings you insight in an ever changing market. Please contact us with any questions. 2020 Q1 Market Update

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Broker Spotlight – David A. Prior


March 12th, 2020

The Klabin Company’s David A. Prior has had two jobs in his life. The first he started when he was 14, working at a bicycle shop in Westwood. He sold and repaired bikes. He also got exposed to the shop’s interesting clientele: business leaders; professors at nearby University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA); celebrities and […]

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THE KLABIN COMPANY BROKERS SALE OF INDUSTRIAL INVESTMENT PROPERTY IN TORRANCE, CALIFORNIA


February 18th, 2020

Todd Taugner, SIOR, Frank Schulz, SIOR, and David Prior, SIOR, Represent Both Sides in $21.5 Million Transaction for 108,186 Square-Foot Concrete Tilt-Up Building Located in Prime South Bay Industrial Market   (February 11, 2020 – TORRANCE, CALIF.) – The Klabin Company/CORFAC International today announced it negotiated the $21.5 million sale of a 108,186-square-foot industrial investment […]

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THE KLABIN COMPANY PROVIDES EXPERT GUIDANCE TO LONG-TIME CLIENT IN LEASING OF THREE BUILDINGS IN RANCHO DOMINGUEZ INDUSTRIAL CAMPUS


February 4th, 2020

Led by Senior Managing Principal David Prior, Klabin Team Assesses Properties, Advises on Surrender Negotiations and Market-Ready Improvements to Buildings Never Before on the Market (February 4, 2020 – TORRANCE, CALIF.) – The Klabin Company/CORFAC International today announced it represented a long-time client in three lease transactions totaling almost 115,000 square feet of space at […]

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AB5


January 30th, 2020

By: Tyler Rollema, Senior Associate Since it was signed into law in September 2019, Assembly Bill 5 has generated rumors and confusion throughout California due to its major implications for employers across the state. The new bill, which began as an attempt to curtail the controversial policies of companies like Uber and Lyft, attempts to […]

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MITCO GLOBAL SECURES LEASE AT UPGRADED INDUSTRIAL BUILDING IN DOWNEY AS OPERATIONS IN LOS ANGELES MARKET CONTINUE TO GROW


January 28th, 2020

After two-year search for the ideal new location, The Klabin Company represents international logistics provider in 63-month lease for 122,500 square feet valued at more than $7.2 million.   (January 28, 2020 – TORRANCE, CALIF.) – The Klabin Company/CORFAC International today announced it negotiated a lease on behalf of Mitco Global at a refurbished industrial […]

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2019 Q4 Market Update


January 21st, 2020

The Klabin Company’s South Bay / Los Angeles 2019 Q4 Market Update is available for you to download. We hope it brings you insight in an ever changing market. Please contact us with any questions. 2019 Q4 Market Update  

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The Klabin Company Broker Spotlight – Max Farkas


January 9th, 2020

As a member of The Klabin Company team since 2017, Max Farkas is one of the newer faces at the firm. He joined the company not long after graduating from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Geography. While his core studies focused on topics such as […]

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The Klabin Company Broker Spotlight – Mike Ouellette


December 16th, 2019

Senior Associate Mike Ouellette grew up in a mid-sized town in British Columbia, Canada where learning to ice skate and play hockey at a very young age was a way of life for many kids. For Mike, it started at the age of four. With professional aspirations for as long as he can remember, Mike […]

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The Klabin Company Broker Spotlight – Courtney Bell


November 21st, 2019

The Klabin Company prides itself on its teamwork and its people, many of whom have been with the firm for decades. One such team member is Mr. Courtney Bell who joined the company more than 30 years ago. Today, he is one of the firm’s top producing brokers and serves as Principal, fostering new and […]

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ROOM & BOARD RENEWS LEASE FOR KEY DISTRIBUTION CENTER AT STORM BUSINESS PARK IN TORRANCE


November 13th, 2019

The Klabin Company Negotiates Five-Year Transaction for 70,223 Square Feet on Behalf of Storm Properties, Inc.   (November 13, 2019 – TORRANCE, CALIF.) – The Klabin Company/CORFAC International today announced it negotiated a lease renewal on behalf of Storm Properties, Inc. at the Storm Business Park, located at 1390 W. Storm Parkway in Torrance, Calif. […]

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THE KLABIN COMPANY BROKERS SALE OF 59,996-SQUARE-FOOT INDUSTRIAL BUILDING IN COMPTON


October 15th, 2019

Team of Klabin Principals Complete $11.5 Million Transaction for Fully Leased Concrete Tilt-Up Building on Almost Three Acres of Land   (October 15, 2019 – TORRANCE, CALIF.) – The Klabin Company/CORFAC International today announced it negotiated the $11.5 million sale of a 59,996-square-foot industrial building at 750 W. Manville Street in Compton, Calif. The fully […]

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2019 Q3 Market Update


October 10th, 2019

The Klabin Company’s South Bay / Los Angeles 2019 Q3 Market Update is available for you to download. We hope it brings you insight in an ever changing market. Please contact us with any questions. 2019 Q3 Market Update

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THE KLABIN COMPANY REPRESENTS FULL-SERVICE LOGISTICS PROVIDER MHX, LLC IN MULTI-YEAR SUBLEASE OF INDUSTRIAL BUILDING IN RANCHO DOMINGUEZ


October 8th, 2019

MHX Signs Lease Commitment for 47 Months Valued at More Than $3.3 Million (October 9, 2019 – TORRANCE, CALIF.) – The Klabin Company/CORFAC International today announced it negotiated a multi-year sublease for MHX, LLC at an industrial building located at 19530 S. Alameda Street in Rancho Dominguez, Calif. The Klabin Company’s Michael Ouellette and Todd […]

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YASUSHI SHIROMI JOINS THE KLABIN COMPANY AS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT


September 30th, 2019

Commercial real estate industry veteran specializes in Pacific Rim clients, representing some of the most prominent Japanese companies in the South Bay market. (September 30, 2019 – TORRANCE, CALIF.) – The Klabin Company/CORFAC International today announced that Yasushi Shiromi, a commercial real estate industry veteran specializing in Pacific Rim clients, has joined the firm as […]

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