Need an item from a shelf that’s 40 feet above the warehouse floor? Just ask a picking robot in whatever language you want. Multilingual voice controls, the Internet of Things and emerging technologies are adding new efficiencies to the modern warehouse in a climate of rising costs, according to a new JLL report.
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Colliers’ Steven Wasserman and Erin Byers represented real estate investment firm Elion Partners in the recent acquisition of two industrial properties, expanding the firm’s strategic footprint in South Florida.
The properties include 2875 NW 77th Ave. in Miami, a 59,135 square foot building fronting the Palmetto expressway in the heart of Doral, purchased for $7.23 million from seller Pola’s Enterprises and 3400 Park Central Boulevard N. in Pompano Beach, a 43,000 square foot building, purchased for $4.15 million from seller KEI Properties, LLC.
The deals are indicative of the ongoing interest from institutional investors making strategic investments in industrial product, with a particular focus on South Florida. High barriers to entry such as limited land availability have forced investors to move swiftly, with the heightened demand for space especially evident in Miami-Dade County, as a colossal 1.27 million square feet of industrial space was absorbed during 2Q 2018.