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TAMPA, FL (May 5, 2014) – The Dikman Company announced today a lease renewal at Centreport 60 and released news of an industrial land sale.

Bob Dikman, Chairman & CEO of The Dikman Company represented the seller Lackey Trust in selling 15.93 acres of industrial land to Cabot Properties for $850,000. Cabot Properties has already commenced construction for a “spec” 150,000 SF tilt-wall warehouse on the property.

“We aren’t back to pre 2008 as far as activity is concerned, however we are consistently seeing business owners cautiously investing in their companies again,” expressed Dikman.

The Dikman Company also represented the landlord when Decorator’s Office Furniture,Etc. renewed their Centreport 60 lease, of their current 26,597 SF off Adamo Drive, for an additional 30 months. Centreport 60 is a 360,000 SF office/warehouse project located on SR 60 next to IKEA.

Additional information on Decorators Furniture, Etc. can be found at http://www.dofetc.net/.

About The Dikman Company

The Dikman Company is a Commercial/Industrial Real Estate Services firm that has been providing clients throughout Florida with a full range of commercial real estate services since 1983. Commercial real estate services include: sales, leasing, property management, tenant representation, investment counseling and asset analysis. For more information, visit www.Dikman.com.

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TAMPA, FL (May 5, 2014) – The Dikman Company announced today a lease renewal at Centreport 60 and released news of an industrial land sale.

Bob Dikman, Chairman & CEO of The Dikman Company represented the seller Lackey Trust in selling 15.93 acres of industrial land to Cabot Properties for $850,000. Cabot Properties has already commenced construction for a “spec” 150,000 SF tilt-wall warehouse on the property.

 “We aren’t back to pre 2008 as far as activity is concerned, however we are consistently seeing business owners cautiously investing in their companies again,” expressed Dikman.

The Dikman Company also represented the landlord when Decorator’s Office Furniture,Etc. renewed their Centreport 60 lease, of their current 26,597 SF off Adamo Drive, for an additional 30 months. Centreport 60 is a 360,000 SF office/warehouse project located on SR 60 next to IKEA.

Additional information on Decorators Furniture, Etc. can be found at http://www.dofetc.net/.

About The Dikman Company

The Dikman Company is a Commercial/Industrial Real Estate Services firm that has been providing clients throughout Florida with a full range of commercial real estate services since 1983. Commercial real estate services include: sales, leasing, property management, tenant representation, investment counseling and asset analysis. For more information, visit www.Dikman.com.

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Tampa, FL (October 16, 2013)The Dikman Company announced today Lucas Group signed a lease for 63 months. The Company occupies the ninth-floor penthouse level at Harbour Place at 777 Harbour Island Blvd in Tampa with an office space of 2,073 SF. Lucas Group’s Tampa offices were previously located in the Westshore Business District on Frontage Road.

Bob Dikman, Chairman & CEO of The Dikman Company represented Lucas Group and collaborated with Dan Granot, SIOR of Joel & Granot in the transaction.

 “Lucas Group was looking for more space to accommodate their growing Tampa office while also factoring in a more appealing and attractive space for their employees in a convenient location. Harbour Place was a natural fit,” said Dikman.

Bob Prather, CFO of Lucas Group said they are pleased with the new location. “We were looking for a space where our recruiting team’s work environment was a positive experience including commuting to work as well as hours spent at the office. Harbour Place allows us to do both while handling our need for additional space as we continue to expand.

Lucas Group is the premier recruiting firm in North America. With 15 locations nationwide, strategic partnerships with recruiting firms in Canada and Europe, and deep experience in a wide range of industries, Lucas Group has earned a reputation for unparalleled customer service and bottom line results.

The Dikman Company is a Commercial/Industrial Real Estate Services firm that has been providing clients throughout Florida with a full range of commercial real estate services since 1983. Commercial real estate services include: sales, leasing, property management, tenant representation, investment counseling and asset analysis. For more information, visit www.Dikman.com

Tampa, FL (September 25, 2013)The Dikman Company announced today Allied Wire & Cable, Inc. signed a lease for 39 months effective November 1, 2013. The property is located at 420 Ware Boulevard in Tampa and with an industrial space of 8,956 SF.

Bob Dikman, Chairman & CEO of The Dikman Company represented the Landlord, Mountain Park Gardens, Inc. in the transaction and Ed Miller, SIOR and Dolores Seymour, SIOR both with Colliers International represented the Tenant.

“We were pleased to be able to accommodate Allied Wire & Cable with a convenient location as well as ample space to handle their growth,” stated Dikman.

Allied Wire & Cable is a fast-growing, privately-owned distributor and manufacturer of wire, cable and tubing products and accessories with corporate offices located in
Collegeville, Pa.

The Dikman Company is a Commercial/Industrial Real Estate Services firm that has been providing clients throughout Florida with a full range of commercial real estate services since 1983. Commercial real estate services include: sales, leasing, property
management, tenant representation, investment counseling and asset analysis.
For more information, visit www.Dikman.com

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Tampa, FL (August 19, 2013)The Dikman Company announced today Tampa Industrial Partners recently executed the purchase of the former Duro Bag Mfg. facility located at 1101 North 26th Street, Tampa FL. The parcel sits across from IKEA near Adamo Drive.

Bob Dikman, Chairman & CEO of The Dikman Company represented Tampa Industrial Partners in the transaction.

The 3.3-acre property will be added to Tampa Industrial Partners’ existing 16.6-acre site adjacent to the newly purchased property. The combined properties extend from 26th Street to 28th Street on Adamo Drive, making it the largest continuous high-profile parcel available on Adamo Drive (State Road 60). The site is currently being marketed for sale by The Dikman Company.

“We anticipate the buyer of this parcel will be a big box retailer such as Walmart, The Home Depot, Costco or Sam’s Club,” stated Dikman. Dikman also noted that the property is in an ideal location as it has easy access to the Lee Roy Selmon Expressway and Interstate 4.

The Dikman Company is a Commercial/Industrial Real Estate Services firm that has been providing clients throughout Florida with a full range of commercial real estate services since 1983. Commercial real estate services include: sales, leasing, property management, tenant representation, investment counseling and asset analysis. For more information, visit www.Dikman.com

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Tampa, FL (August 7, 2013)The Dikman Company announced today Global Warehousing & Distributing, Inc. recently executed a 39-month term lease for 15,000 SF at 1150 N 28th Street in Tampa  for 15,000 SF at 1150 N 28th Street in Tampa. The lease is an expansion on the Company’s existing 69,400 SF providing them with a total of 84,400 SF of space. The Company also renewed their lease on the existing 69,400 SF for 36 months.

Ben Dikman, Vice President of The Dikman Company, represented the lessor in the
transaction. The building is part of Centreport 60 which The Dikman Company leases and manages.

“We are thrilled to have the opportunity to fulfill the additional space requirements needed for Global Warehousing & Distributing, Inc. It was important to the Company to be able to expand without relocating so it was a good fit for them,” stated Dikman.

Global Warehousing & Distributing, Inc. is a warehousing and logistics company highly experienced in warehousing, transportation and related services.

The Dikman Company is a Commercial/Industrial Real Estate Services firm that has been providing clients throughout Florida with a full range of commercial real estate services since 1983. Commercial real estate services include: sales, leasing, property management, tenant representation, investment counseling and asset analysis. For more information, visit www.Dikman.com

Tampa, FL (June 25, 2013)The Dikman Company announced today Ben Dikman recently executed a 65-month term lease for Extravaganza Productions at 5552 & 5556 56th Commerce Park Boulevard in East Lake-Orient Park. Dikman helped Extravaganza Productions to consolidate their warehousing and office into one location from the two they had previously at 6604 Harney Road in Tampa.

Ben Dikman, vice president of The Dikman Company represented Extravaganza Productions as their tenant representative and Scott Ramey, leasing manager at EastGroup Properties was the landlord representative.

“We were pleased to be able to find Extravaganza Productions a space that could accommodate their organization as a whole which is more functional and cost-effective than operating from two sites,” stated Dikman.

Extravaganza Productions is a creative resource and production company specializing in major conferences, corporate meetings and special events for top companies and associations worldwide.

The Dikman Company is a Commercial/Industrial Real Estate Services firm that has been providing clients throughout Florida with a full range of commercial real estate services since 1983. Commercial real estate services include: sales, leasing, property management, tenant representation, investment counseling and asset analysis. For more information, visit www.Dikman.com

Tampa, FL (April 2013) – Bob Dikman was the sponsor chair for the 2nd annual Pro-Am Kart Race to benefit All Children’s Hospital in memory of Dan Wheldon.  The event, held at Andersen RacePark in Palmetto, FL, used Andersen’s Birel N 35-X (Rock Kart) with a pro driver on each team.  Tickets sold for $250 and the proceeds went to All Children’s Hospital. The event raised over $13,000.

“Dan Wheldon, the late 2-time Indy 500 champion, and his wife, Susie, were supporters of All Children’s Hospital,” said Dikman. “We’re glad to be able to support All Children’s while honoring the memory of Dan.”

On hand for the event were Patrick Long, Porsche Factory driver; Carlos de Queseda, Grand-Am Prototype and GT driver; Colin Braun, ALMS and Grand-Am driver; Tristan Vautier, IZOD IndyCar driver; Dr. Jim Norman, Grand-Am GX Class winner; Anders Krohn, Indy Lights and Grand-Am driver; Jan Heylen, Grand-Am and ALMS driver; Dion von Moltke, Grand-Am GT winner; John Dean, Playboy Mx-5 Cup Series Pro driver; and Glenn McGee, “Stars of Tomorrow” champion.

All Children’s Hospital is a leading center for pediatric treatment, education, and research. Founded in 1926, All Children’s Hospital specializes in providing care for newborns through teens and is the only specialty licensed children’s hospital on Florida’s west coast.

The Dikman Company is a Commercial/Industrial Real Estate Services firm that has been providing clients throughout Florida with a full range of commercial real estate services since 1983.  Commercial real estate services include: sales, leasing, property management, tenant representation, investment counseling and asset analysis.

 

 

Tampa, FL (March 2013) – Bob Dikman was recently a panelist on the ‘Trends in Major Land Development’ panel as part of the 2013 Bizcon Conference held in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. The panels purpose was to convey information about where major development activities will be happening in the United States over the next several years. The panels knowledge about national demographics, real estate transactions and regional development gave a peek into future areas of expansion and assisted in strategically identify the next steps for investment in a business.

““I was honored to be part of such an esteemed group.” stated Bob Dikman. I’m not sure how I was selected to follow the famous keynote speakers, Karl Rove and Arthur Laffer but was thrilled to be part of the Associated Builders Conference annual event.

Other panelists included Gregg Logan, Managing Director
at Robert Charles Lesser & Co., Robert McFarlane, Senior Vice President at The St. Joe Company, and David Pugh, Partner with Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, LLP.

The Dikman Company is a Commercial/Industrial Real Estate Services firm that has been providing clients throughout Florida with a full range of commercial real estate services since 1983.  Commercial real estate services include: sales, leasing, property management, tenant representation, investment counseling and asset analysis.