Archive for September, 2011

PA Picks – Cashing in on Commercial

September 27th, 2011 by melissa

We’re checking out commercial properties this week with some manufacturing and warehouse auction picks.

Take a look at Tranzon’s Hillsborough, New Jersey offering – a 70,000 sf commercial building with 17+ acres for development. PA likes this one for its versatility – the building can be utilized for manufacturing, R&D, warehousing – whatever the enterprising buyer decides. With highlights including 7000+ sf of office space, 4 loading docks and 43+ parking spaces, this prime pick is sure to net a lot of bang for the buck. Auction date is October 25th.

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Spotlight On: Mike Carey, Vice President Tranzon Auction Properties

September 19th, 2011 by melissa

Spotlight on . . .Mike Carey

This month’s Spotlight is on Mike Carey of Tranzon, L.L.C. Wanting to focus on commercial auctions, we spoke with Mike earlier this month and discussed some topics relevant to the commercial sector of the industry.

PA: How long have you been with Tranzon?
MC: 7 years.

PA: What is your position there?
MC: I am Vice President in the Portland Office.

PA: What type of properties do you specialize in?
MC: We run the gamut. We work mostly with financial institutions and we sell everything from waterfront and single family homes to 20 million dollar condo projects to light Read the rest of this entry »

PA is Out on the Town…

September 16th, 2011 by Ori Klein
We’re scoping out maintenance-free living this week in the desirable world of townhouses.

Take a look at Tranzon’s Worcester, Massachusetts 3-level townhouse up for auction on October 5th. This selection makes the PA Picks list for its vast living space, offering 1900sf that includes 3 bedrooms and 2 ½ baths. A 1-car garage and close proximity to UMASS Medical Center and downtown Read the rest of this entry »

PA Goes Mobile!

September 14th, 2011 by melissa

With foreclosures still on the upswing and many homeowners exploring more cost-effective living options, we decided to go mobile this week and check out some hot picks in manufactured homes.

If you’re seeking a lot of bang for your buck (and who isn’t?) take a look at’s Slatington, Pennsylvania listing scheduled for auction on September 22nd. We picked this home for its excellent condition and immense amount of space – a double-wide unit with 9 total rooms on more than an acre of land, this mobile home tops out at 1,782 square feet. Built in 1995, this unit offers not only ample living quarters but also affordability.
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PA’s Picks – We Are Lovin’ Land

September 7th, 2011 by melissa
Land is always a hot commodity, so this week we’re checking out a few impressive parcels that could net some buyers a tidy profit.

Williams & Williams has a handsome California land auction coming up on September 22nd. A 30.6 acre lot in Orosi, California, we like this one for the added ‘accessories’ you get with the land that include a greenhouse, workshop and garage. The location and additional amenities give this property some serious commercial potential Read the rest of this entry »

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