WESTERN REAL ESTATE NEWS - SOMETHING IS BREWING
While Brokers near Napa take advantage of that region's wine-industry needs, a few California-based Lee & Associates brokers see oppurtunity in brew.
Broker, Tom Davidson facilitated the acquisition of an industrial building in Buellton to Figueroa Mountain Brewing Company. "They have grown incredibly in the past three years," he says. "They now have more than 450 accounts on the West Coast and have opened two other tap room/ tasting rooms and are looking to expand more." Davidson also helped Figueroa find space for a small brewing operation with tasting room and food service in Santa Barbara, along with two other units for refrigerated keg and bottle storage. Davidson He also recently assisted Santa Maria Brewing with a 5,000-square-foot industrial lease, and is working with another craft micro-brewing start-up that is looking to lease space in the Central Coast.