On February 15, 2017, OnTrac took possession of 163,328 SF in the Portside Industrial Park located in Vancouver, WA. OnTrac, a regional parcel carrier, leased the space from GRE Portside LLC, a joint venture between Specht Development, Inc. and Guggenheim Partners. The Portside Industrial Park is a state-of-the-art industrial space designed to serve industrial, manufacturing […]

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Specht Development, Inc. hosted a broker open house and catered lunch on January 10, 2017 at the recently completed Phase I of the Portside Industrial Park totaling 352,560 sf in two buildings. 162,240 sf of the space has been preleased to OnTrac. Stu Peterson and Joe Curran of Macadam Forbes presented information on the development’s […]

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On January 9, 2017 the 1010 Flanders project received a building permit (finally!!) from the City of Portland for improvements to this historic warehouse building located at 1010 NW Flanders in the Pearl District. Upon completion of the work, estimated to occur in May 2017, the renovated 50,000 sf five-story building will be available for […]

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Progress on the massive Vista Logistics Park continues to gain momentum with a slab pour yesterday of 700 cubic yards of concrete. Panels for Building B are almost finished and tilting is anticipated to begin on January 3, 2017. Specht’s Vista Logistics Park is the largest single phase speculative development ever constructed within the Portland […]

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The first concrete slab pour, measuring 29,098 sf, for Building B at Vista Logistics Park occurred on November 16, 2016 which is four weeks ahead of schedule. That was followed on November 17th with a second pour for another 30,645 sf.  The two slab pours used over 1,100 cubic yards of concrete. The Vista Logistics […]

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The Oregon Chapter of IREM has named Tara Platt, CPM® as their 2017 President-Elect. In addition, Tara will chair the 2017 IREM Forecast Breakfast committee. Tara is the Vice President of Property Management at Specht Properties, Inc. and oversees the firm’s property management portfolio of commercial office and industrial property located throughout the Portland metro […]

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Specht Development recently completed construction on a new $9.2 million facility for Comcast Corporation. Selected by Comcast through a competitive process in 2013, Specht’s work replaces and improves upon an existing facility used by the media and technology company. The “Comcast East PDX Field Fulfilment Office” is a 50,400 square-foot building located at 7900 NE […]

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The Specht Company (Specht) and its affiliates recently sold four phases of its Beaverton Creek Business Park, located in Beaverton, Ore. The property was marketed by Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P. (HFF), which closed sales with two separate buyers, along with arranging $27 million in financing for one of the buyers. The entire sale consisted of […]

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Specht Ridgefield, LLC, an affiliate of Specht Development, Inc., announced the sale of the final 3.91 acre parcel of the Ridgefield Commerce Center to GR Investment Properties on September 15, 2016. The project is located off Interstate 5 in Ridgefield, Washington. The 40 acre Ridgefield Commerce Center was developed by Specht Ridgefield, LLC. Specht subdivided […]

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Specht is pleased to announce the recent addition of Tara Platt as Vice President of Property Management. Tara will oversee the property management firm’s portfolio of commercial office and industrial property located throughout the Portland metro and SW Washington region. In addition to managing day-to-day activities, she will work to enhance values for the property owners represented by […]

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