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U of O Economic Report for August 2013

Oregon economic indicators show continued growth at its long-term average growth rated. View the U of O economic report for August 2013 — Elliott Associates (@EA_Inc)


U of O Economic Report for June 2013

Oregon economic indicators show continued growth at an average pace. View the U of O economic report for June 2013 — Elliott Associates (@EA_Inc)


Elliott Associates facilitates the sale of two REO properties for Columbia Bank

Nick Ostroff represented Columbia Bank in the sale of the Charbonneau Golf Clubhouse and the Meadowland retail strip mall on SE Powell. Nick and the Elliott Associates team has also recently been named to handle the sale of Lone Pine Village, a 60 acre PUD mixed use development in The Dalles. If you would like more information on Lone Pine Village or any other bank owned asset that we are offering for sale please call Nick at 503.709.4442.


Elliott Associates Inc. named one of the top ten Commercial Real Estate Firms in Portland

Elliott Associates named among top-ten for both the Commercial Real Estate Firms and Top Commercial Property Management Firms in Portland by the Portland Business Journal. These lists are based on specific criteria gauging our firm’s number of licensed agents, our services offered and the number of total commercial square feet managed in the Portland metro area. Elliott Associates has the credentials and services to handle all of your commercial real estate and property management needs! Contact us today!


Elliott Associates Announces Mike Larkin has been promoted to Senior Property Manager

Mike Larkin promoted to Senior Property Manager. Mike joined Elliott Associates in May 2002 as a Property Management Assistant and was promoted to a Property Manager in 2005. Mike oversees the day-to-day management of approximate 1 million square foot of shopping centers, retail and medical/office properties. Additionally, he communicates regularly with property owners and vendors, manages tenant relations, develops yearly budgets, completes annual CAM reconciliations and oversees accounting, facilities management and leasing services for his portfolio.


Elliott Associates, Inc. Named One Of The 100 Best Green Companies To Work For in Oregon 2013

PORTLAND – About 300 people turned out yesterday for a luncheon held at the Nines Hotel where the Oregon Business magazine fifth annual celebration of the 100 Best Green Companies to Work for in Oregon took place. Elliott Associates, Inc. (EAI) was named as one of the 100 Best Green Companies To Work For in Oregon 2013.


Elliott Associates Bike Ride

Elliott Associates celebrated National Bike to Work Day last Friday with a loop ride through parts of NE and SE Portland.


Elliott Associates Announces Zac Inwood as New Portfolio Accountant

Zechariah (Zac) Inwood joined Elliott Associates, Inc. (EAI) recently as a new Portfolio Accountant


We've Done it Again!

Elliott Associates has been named among the top-ten for both the Top Commercial Real Estate Firms and Top Commercial Property Management Firms in Portland by the Portland Business Journal.


Acorns Attack Providence Bridge Pedal

On Sunday, upward of 18,000 cyclists took to traversing Portland's bridges in the 17th annual Providence Bridge Pedal.


Sam Berri Bounds into EAI Construction Management Assistant Position

Sam Berri joined EAI in September 2010 as a Facilities and Construction Management Intern and has now been promoted to Construction Management Assistant, working alongside EAI's Construction Project Manager, Craig Olson.


Portland Business Journal Names Elliott Associates in Top Ten Commercial Property Management Firms

The results for Top Commercial Property Management Firms by the Portland Business Journal are in and Elliott Associates is ranked in the top ten based on the total Portland metro square footage managed.


Controlled Computer Chaos at EAI

On Monday, Elliott Associates leaped headfirst into the 21st century by updating our server and all program platforms to the newest and most efficient operating systems.


Elliott Associates Named Among 100 Best Green Companies in Oregon for Second Time

The fourth annual 100 Best Green Companies to Work for in Oregon by Oregon Business Magazine have been selected and Elliott Associates placed #33 for 2012.


Check-out the Spring Elliott Extra Now!

For all EAI's newest announcements, make sure to read this quarter's Elliott Extra.


Elliott Associates Announces Julie Ramseth as Senior Property Manager

Julie Ramseth joined Elliott Associates in November 2011 as a Senior Property Manager.


CoStar Recognizes Matt Sichel and Jamie Nelson as PDX Top Dealmakers

Matt Sichel and Jamie Nelson were recently recognized as 2011 CoStar Power Brokers of the year in retail leasing for the Portland marketplace.


Esther Herring Celebrates 30 Years with EAI

Esther Herring recently celebrated 30 years with EAI. She has been involved with the shopping center industry the majority of her work life, which started well before her employment with Elliott Associates.


Elliott Associates Ranked Among 100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon

For 19 years, Oregon Business has been surveying employers statewide to find out just what it takes to be a great place to work.


Roberta Morra Makes EAI as Accounting/Corporate Services Assistant

Roberta Morra joined Elliott Associates, Inc. (EAI) in September 2010 as an Accounting/Corporate Services Assistant. In her role, she works with a cross section of EAI staff across departmental lines.


Elliott Associates Welcomes Khira Zappe as Accounts Payable Clerk

Khira Zappe joined Elliott Associates in October of 2011 as an Accounts Payable Clerk. In this role, she is responsible for entering and managing invoices, coding to the general ledger and ensuring payment.


Hot Off the Press! This quarter's Elliott Extra is here.

Hot Off the Press! This quarter's Elliott Extra is here.


Cap Berri Celebrates 25 Years as Certified Property Manager (CPM)

This year marks a quarter century since our own, Cap Berri, was awarded his Certified Property Manager (CPM) designation from the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), a professional organization recognized by the National Association of Realtors (NAR). Cap was named CPM of the year in 1996 and served in several leadership positions in the IREM Oregon-Columbia River Chapter, including as the organization's President Elect in 1997.


Sarah Voyles Propels EAI Property Management as New Assistant

Sarah Voyles joined Elliott Associates, Inc. (EAI) in November of 2011 as an Assistant Property Manager, aiding Property Manager, Mike Larkin, in managing his growing portfolio of properties.


It's been awhile since you've heard from us. See what we've been up to at Elliott Associates!

Make sure to check out the version targeted to our tenants as well!


Charitable Outlook: EAI Donates to Friends of the Children & Community Vision

Each holiday season, Elliott Associates focuses on one, or multiple, charitable organizations to donate to in the spirit of giving back.


We're at the Top of Our Game

Elliott Associates has made the 2012 list of the 100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon by Oregon Business Magazine!


2011 Holidays with EAI

The holidays have come and gone, but EAI made sure to celebrate in style!


New to EAI: Beth Twardoch as Portfolio Accountant

Beth Twardoch joins EAI as a new portfolio accountant.


The Fall 2011 Elliott Extra is here! Get your hands on a copy now.

Check out the Fall 2011 Elliott Extra in its entirety here


Elliott Associates Amps Up Investment Team with Addition of Joe Sandahl

Elliott Associates, Inc. (EAI) is pleased to announce the addition of Joe Sandahl as Senior Manager of Capital Markets & Asset Management. In this role, Sandahl will play an integral part in the company’s asset management, brokerage and new business development activities.


New to EAI: Welcome Construction Management Intern, Sam Berri

Sam started in September 2010 as a Facilities and Construction Management Intern and is now assisting EAI's Construction Project Manager, Craig Olson.


2011 EAI Summer Picnic Fun!

They're finally here! See all the photos from our EAI company picnic on our facebook page.


EAI Lends a Hand to Friends of the Children

On Wednesday, August 10, 2011, EAI spent the day with local non-profit, Friends of the Children, to help provide a safe and inviting environment for mentors and kids to spend time at the organization's home in SE PDX.


Want to find out what's been going on at EAI? Check-out the latest Elliott Extra here!

Want to find out what's been going on at EAI? Check-out the latest Elliott Extra here!


Retail Investors Chase Sites at the High and Low Ends

-A Portland Business Journal Interview with Lou Elliott-


EAI's Own, Willow Elliott, Earns Master Recycler Centurion

Our very own Willow Elliott has earned the Master Recycler Centurion award from The City of Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability.


Elliott Associates Named Top-Ten PDX Commercial Property Management Firms by Portland Business Journal

This week, the Portland Business Journal ranked Portland metro’s top commercial property management firms by the total square feet under management.


Tanasbourne Business Park Owner Awards Classic Car for Signed Lease

Commercial broker, Cliff Finnell, of Kidder Matthews, drove away a big winner in his newly awarded fire engine red 1966 Ford Mustang convertible, gifted by Tanasbourne Business Park owner John Rees, on Wednesday, May 11, 2011.


Kathleen Truman Accepts Position as EAI Corporate Accountant

Kathleen Truman has joined Elliott Associates, Inc. (EAI) as the company’s corporate accountant. In this position, Truman will be responsible for all cash flow projections, payroll and financial statements for the company’s corporate accounts.


Senior Property Manager, Julie Muir, Inducted into IREM's Academy of Authors

On Thursday, April 14th, our very own Senior Property Manager, Julie Muir, was inducted into the Institute of Real Estate Management’s (IREM) Academy of Authors for her continued dedication and service.


Elliott Associates, Inc. Welcomes Bilingual Leasing Broker, Marilen Honorato

Marilen Honorato, a recent transplant from Austin, TX, has joined Elliott Associates, Inc. (EAI) as a bilingual broker and member of the leasing team.


Chris Lio Joins Elliott Associates, Inc. as Leasing Broker

Chris Lio has recently joined Elliott Associates, Inc. (EAI) as a leasing broker, bringing over fifteen years of background in commercial real estate.


EAI Celebrates St. Patrick's Day

Feeling lucky? Today, EAI held our annual St. Paddy’s Day potato bar potluck and it was a hit!


Elliott Associates Adds Over 90,000 sf to Management Portfolio

Elliott Associates is pleased to announce that we recently added more than 90,000 square feet of managed property to our property management portfolio.


Laura Marcil Joins Elliott Associates as Portfolio Accountant

Laura Marcil recently joined Elliott Associates as a portfolio accountant, providing accounting services on 30 properties and working with six different property managers at any given time.


The Great Acorn Hunt!

This Friday, October 29, 2010, Elliott Associates kicks-off the hunt for the almighty Acorn!


Featured Tenants: Tasty N Sons and Olympic Provisions named top Portland Restaurants by Portland Monthly Magazine

The November issue of Portland Monthly Magazine featured two of EAI’s very own tenants in a piece entitled “2010 Best Restaurants: Evolution of a Revolution.”


Green Acorn, Cap Berri, Earns Certified Green Broker Designation

Cap Berri has earned the designation of Certified Green Broker, a certification granted within the commercial real estate industry to commercial brokers and affiliated professionals who have completed the Certified Green Broker course.


Summer Days: Property Tour and Stoller Vineyards!

On Wednesday, August 11, 2010, EAI acorns hit the road to tour twenty of our manged properties in the Portland area and to spend some quality time together at Stoller Vineyards in Dayton, Ore.


Elliott Associates Takes to the Pages of the Portland Business Journal

In an edition of this month’s Portland Business Journal, Lou Elliott took to the horn to discuss the hurdles created by the current underpriced leasing market, maturing mortgages, faltering consumer confidence and the prospect that more retailers will go out of business.


EAI is Movin' On Up-Ranked #4 on Top Commercial Property Management Firms List

Last Week, Elliott Associates was named #4 on the Top Commercial Property Management Firms list by the Portland Business Journal, moving-up one spot from our #5 position on the same list last year.


Commercial Real Estate Hits the Web

If you aren’t doing the majority of your business, or searching for business, online, then you’re missing the boat. The reality is, today’s market is one in which the role of social media, networks, web marketing and internet strategy are key, if not the norm.


Elliott Associates Named on 100 Best Green Companies List for Second Year in a Row

For the second year in a row, Elliott Associates has been named on the 100 Best Green Companies list compiled by Oregon Business magazine. This list is highly competitive and companies that make up the list, like EAI, are doing more then just the obvious recycling.


Voodoo Doughnuts Holds "Soft" Opening for New Eugene Location

With the help of Elliott Associates' own Todd Amacher, Voodoo Doughnut has opened its third location this week in Eugene, Ore.


Matt Sichel and Jamie Nelson of EAI Have Been Named CoStar Power Brokers of 2009

In one of the toughest and most competitive markets in memory, Matt Sichel and Jamie Nelson of Elliott Associates have been named 2009 CoStar Power Brokers based on their leasing activity throughout the year.


Elliott Associates, Inc. Welcomes Ashley Garron as Assistant Property Manager

Ashley Garron recently joined Elliott Associates, Inc. as an assistant property manager to Kellie Underwood.


EAI Helps Bring Wacky Voodoo Doughnuts to Eugene

Todd Amacher, of Elliott Associates, is busy helping his popular client, Voodoo Doughnuts, set-up shop in downtown Eugene, Oregon.


Acorns Gather Canned Food to Fight Hunger

Each year Elliott Associates chooses a charity to donate goods and monetary contributions to for the holidays. This year, EAI was happy to coordinate a canned food and fund drive for the Oregon Food Bank to help fight hunger within our own community.


"Communication on the Fly," by Julie Muir

In the current issue of the Journal of Property Management, published by IREM, Senior Property Manager, Julie Muir, emphasizes the importance of clear conversation between managers and the people with whom they communicate on a daily basis.


Todd Amacher Joins Elliott Associates, Inc. as Leasing Broker

October, 2008 - Todd Amacher recently joined Elliott Associates, Inc. as a leasing broker, bringing with him extensive experience and background in both the management and leasing of investment properties. Amacher, a licensed broker since 1985, has worked with a variety of clients, including Willamette Dental Group, Mortgage Market, US Bank, Bajio Mexican Grill, Muchas Gracias, Ultimate Tan, and Island's Tanning. Mr. Amacher will be joining a seasoned leasing team at Elliott Associates, Inc. which has been responsible for transactions totaling over five million dollars.


Ground Breaking Ceremony Held at Santa Clara Square For New 7,800 SF Commercial Pad

August, 2008 - On August 12 at 1:00 pm, contractors and owners alike will break ground on what is slated to be a 1.7 million dollar commercial real estate pad and development project in the city of Eugene at Santa Clara Square Retail Center. The ceremony will kick-off a project that is scheduled to house two tenants, Sleep Country USA and Pacific Cascade Federal Credit Union, and will add to the already existing, established center of over 100,000 square feet with tenants including Albertsons, Office Max and Shari's restaurant.


Elliott Associates Inc.'s, New Digs Go Green

July, 2008 - When the commercial real estate services firm, Elliott Associates, Inc., recently relocated to an outdated existing building at 901 NE Glisan St., the importance of maintaining a balance between sustainable and artistic commercial renovation was at the top of the list. The former Copeland Lumber Building lay vacant for over seven years before renovation began. The building was renovated reusing existing materials and sustainable natural products to help blend the barrier between the structure itself and then natural arboretum surrounding it. This attention to detail in the effort to go green had even the city of Portland taking notice when the building was distinguished with the City of Portland Sustainable Development G-Rated Certification for sustainable commercial renovation.