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BB&T Tower Downtown Jacksonville Grand Openings, News & Updates

Ash Properties acquires the Downtown BB&T Tower

Jacksonville, FL, September 21, 2018Ash Properties steps into new territory with plans to help revitalize the Downtown Jacksonville workspace.

July of 2018, Ash Properties completed the purchase of the BB&T Tower located at 200 W. Forsyth Street. The 18-story, 285,497-square-foot high-rise stands in the heart of Downtown Jacksonville, Florida. Improvements to the tower are already underway with renovations to the lobby, furniture, flooring and decor. These updates will provide a new modern and open look that the

AshProperties - Commercial Lease Tips & Trends

7 Commercial Lease Signing Tips for Tenants

A real estate commercial lease rental agreement will allow you to rent a space for your business from a landlord. There are three types of leases – full service, modified, and net leases. However, leasing a commercial space is not easy. It can be a long process where you have to negotiate and sign a commercial lease. Furthermore, it is important to remember that a commercial lease is entirely different from a residential lease. 

It is important that everyone should be aware of the terms and conditions of their commercial lease. These can vary from validity period

Opening a Retail Store? Metrics Retail Store Owners Should Not Ignore Tips & Trends

Opening a Retail Store? Metrics Retail Store Owners Should Not Ignore

You have decided you’re opening a retail store in Jacksonville and nothing can deter you from becoming the next big American retail giant. Except that opening a retail store requires thorough planning as well as an assessment of the demographics relevant to your product. This is because aside from the fundamentals of marketing, there is another aspect that is important to the success of any retailer, and that is location!

Does your target population include more

Why Jacksonville? Florida's Largest City Tips & Trends

Why Jacksonville? Florida’s Largest City

Inspiring Dreamers and Doers

Why Jacksonville? Florida has always inspired dreamers and doers. Back in the day when this region was essentially a wasteland, Spanish adventurers saw its potency and developed the first permanent European settlement here. Hundreds of years later, scientists would also see Florida’s potential by putting men on the moon from its shoreline. Not surprisingly, that same notion of possibility drives every city of Florida, particularly Jacksonville!

The metropolis experienced massive growth during the latter decades

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Hurricane Preparedness

With Hurricane Irma, now a category 5 hurricane, on track to reach Florida this weekend, our facilities could be impacted. While it is too early to predict Irma’s impact on Northeast Florida, please take note of these hurricane preparedness tips below. Although the storm is several days away, Florida Governor Rick Scott has already declared a State of Emergency for all 67 Florida counties.

Hurricane Preparedness for Commercial Retail Buildings


  1. Review your business’s insurance with
Ash Properties - Jacksonville Listed Top 10 Cities News & Updates

Jacksonville Listed #2 for Top 10 US Cities to Live

According to the Business Insider, Jacksonville, Florida is #2 for top places to live in the USA. In terms of landmass, Jacksonville is the largest metro area in the USA and offers a range of culturally and aesthetically eclectic suburbs surrounding downtown. The population is a tad over 1.4 million, the average annual salary is close to $44k and the quality of life is ranked at 6.7. Theoretically, the value is an umbrella term for cost of

Posted on August 20, 2017 Like
Toast to Life 2017 Community Involvement

Toast to Life 2017 Presented by MDA of Jacksonville

MDA of Jacksonville Presents a “Toast to Life” 2017 at Sawgrass Marriot

Jacksonville, FL, August 7, 2017 – The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) of Jacksonville is excited to host a Toast to Life gala and silent auction to aid local children

Posted on August 10, 2017 Like
Back 2 School Supply Drive 2017 - First Coast Community Involvement

Back 2 School Supply Drive for First Coast Kids 2017

Back 2 School Supply Drive to benefit local students as emerging First Coast leaders

Jacksonville, Fla., July 12, 2017 – Ash Properties and Atlantic Self Storage have teamed up with businesses around the First Coast to collect school supply donations through Aug. 4 in support of Atlantic Self Storage’s Back 2 School Supply Drive. Donations are currently being collected at all Atlantic Self Storage locations, participating locations of Bailey’s Health and Fitness, the UNF Black Student Union and community partner

Posted on July 28, 2017 Like