Brokers, Bin Laden, and Block Chain – Neises Reflects on SIOR Fall World Conference

It was a trip of firsts for Bender Commercial Real Estate Services’ Bradyn Neises. His first time in the Mile-High City. His first time meeting international brokers. His first Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) World Conference. SIOR is the leading global professional and office real estate association with over 3,200 members representing the most knowledgeable, experienced, and successful commercial real estate brokerage specialists. Bender Commercial sent two of its six SIOR designated brokers, Michael Bender and Doug Brockhouse, to Denver, Colorado to represent the firm at the 2018 SIOR Fall World Conference. Also making the trip was Bradyn Neises, Bender Commercial’s youngest broker. Bradyn Neises, Doug Brockhouse, & Michael Bender heading to Denver “Michael and Doug [...]

By |November 19th, 2018|Categories: Bender Commercial|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Bender Represents New High School Location

Sioux Falls now knows where future students will go to school. On Wednesday, the Sioux Falls Board of Education approved purchasing 49.43 acres of land in northwest Sioux Falls for the future $84 million high school campus. The land is located near Marion Road and North Terry Avenue with Southeast Technical Institute and Career and Technology Education Academy being the future high school’s neighboring properties. The cost of the site would have been $4.3 million, but the district will accept a $1 million donation from Journey Development Company—the company the Sioux Falls School District will contract with for the land—making the total cost of the land $3.3 million. Journey Development was represented in this deal by Michael Bender and Doug [...]

By |November 9th, 2018|Categories: Land|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Bender Commercial Finds Buyer for 66,000 sq. ft. Bakery Building

Last year, the smell of freshly baked bread filled the air for the final time on Sioux Falls’ east side. In July 2017, Bimbo Bakeries USA announced they would be closing their 66,691 sq. ft. bakery facility. This notice marked the end of the storied property’s sixty-six year run as a commercial bakery in Sioux Falls. “The Bimbo Bakery property has had a long run of continuous operation in Sioux Falls,” said Bender Commercial Principle, Doug Brockhouse, “When the property hit the market Bradyn and I were excited to find a tenant that could utilize this unique facility as the investor figures out exactly what they want to do with it.” Brockhouse and co-broker, Bradyn Neises, closed the sale earlier [...]

By |October 29th, 2018|Categories: Industrial|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Neises, Brockhouse Help Local Body Shop with Hail Damage Influx

Following a hailstorm, a local Sioux Falls auto body repair company, Marv’s Body Shop, had more vehicles to service than space to service them. With forty-five vehicles sustaining hail damage and extra staff on their way from Kansas to handle the increase in work, Marv’s Body Shop called Bender Commercial Real Estate Services’ Bradyn Neises and Doug Brockhouse, SIOR to find a solution. “With such an increase in work to do virtually overnight it was really important to find them a space near their current location that was also flexible enough to handle a short-term lease,” said Neises. They found that space at 300 North Lewis Avenue, a flex space just blocks from their current location with two overhead doors [...]

By |October 12th, 2018|Categories: Industrial|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Kuipers Helps Sell Stop Light Lounge After 42 Years in Business

After forty-two years of serving ice cold beer and pub fare, the Stop Light Lounge property has a new owner: the city of Sioux Falls and the South Dakota Department of Transportation. Located on the southwest corner of the 10th Street and Interstate 229 interchange, the highly visible bar closed its doors for the last time on July 31. The Stop Light Lounge building sits vacant waiting for redevelopment. “The city and DOT have been interested in the 10th Street and Interstate 229 interchange location for nearly a year,” said Bender Commercial Real Estate Services’ Reggie Kuipers. Kuipers represented brothers, Butch and Wally Frerichs, in the $438,000 sale. Currently, there are no immediate plans or timelines for the [...]

By |August 31st, 2018|Categories: Redeveloment|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Teunissen Helps Equipment Company Double Square Footage

The highly visible former Kmart property now has a new owner: Stan Houston Equipment Co. After Kmart closed in the spring of 2017 the building was without a user until the company decided to sell its former locations earlier this year. Seeing the opportunity, Bender Commercial Real Estate Services’ Gerald Teunissen worked with Stan Houston to make the move a reality. Stan Houston Equipment's main entrance at their current location “The two reasons this really benefits Stan Houston Equipment is the 75,000 square foot facility will more than double their existing space and the 12th Street location is more visible than their current location a few blocks away,” said Teunissen. Their current location is a few blocks west [...]

By |August 8th, 2018|Categories: Industrial, Retail|Tags: , , , |0 Comments