James McCarthy

James McCarthy

About James McCarthy

James McCarthy is a freelance graphic designer and Marketing Manager for a Fortune 500 commercial real estate firm. He has over 15 years of experience in real estate marketing and communications and has assisted in the sale and leasing of hundreds of residential and commercial properties. Visit my Renom profile for more information.

October 29, 2014

DataCenterDownload.com Website

By |October 29th, 2014|

Industry blog for data center consultant, DataCenterDownload.com.

March 26, 2014

The Name (almost) Says It All!

By |March 26th, 2014|

How would you like to have to remember just one more password… forever? That’s the LastPass promise – and from what I’ve seen so far, it’s spot-on. LastPass is the best password manager I’ve ever seen, and I’ve seen and used many. I’m a total convert to LastPass (and conversion is easy since LastPass will import from other password […]

Carlsbad Market Drivers Placemat

By |March 16th, 2014|

When companies consider relocation the conversation with their real estate adviser often centers around the local economy and business activity. This market drivers placemat quickly conveys the reasons that Carlsbad, California, is a great place to do business – especially if your business can benefit from the synergy of the area’s three core industries; Action Sports, Life Sciences and […]

SkyLevel Productions Logo

By |March 6th, 2014|

Identity design for aerial photography and video production company.

February 13, 2014

Who says PowerPoint is boring?

By |February 13th, 2014|

Okay, PowerPoint is a little boring; but recent versions include some great features which can make it less so, and even a little exciting (a little). Try combining transparent PNG graphics with motion paths to make a little flash-style magic. The timings can be tricky since you won’t have as much control over the timeline or positioning but, with […]

3D Stacking Plans for Large Buildings

By |February 10th, 2014|

Face it, rent rolls are boring. Even the best Excel table doesn’t tell the story when it comes to the tenants in a building, especially a large one. Enter the stacking plan – a good “stack” can help prospective tenants visualize available and soon-to-be-available space in a building, and can help owners make decisions during lease negotiations. Investors considering […]

Brochure for The Village at Pacific Highlands Ranch

By |February 9th, 2014|

Nestled in the heart of several master-planned communities, The Village at Pacific Highlands Ranch is a mixed-use development bringing together 160,000 square feet of gourmet and casual dining, specialty grocery, and boutiques, plus 330 residential units. The Village combines an exciting retail experience with inviting, friendly parks and gathering spots for the community. The architectural design blends a charming, […]

2013 San Diego Retail Investment Sales Summary

By |February 8th, 2014|


Multi-tenant sales activity continued a steady 3-year trend in 2013, averaging approximately $500 million in activity, with a sharp spike in the number of sales and total consideration off very slightly. The divergence between sales volume and consideration is explained by a shortage of available big-box and grocery-anchored centers, which are seen as attractive “window dressing” for national […]

January 28, 2014

Immersive 3D Virtual Tours

By |January 28th, 2014|

The amazing Matterport technology creates a video-game-style 3D virtual tour of a home or commercial space and allows viewers to explore on their own. Allow prospects to get a feel for a home before touring or a business owner to measure, markup and share a space with partners.

Visit the Matterport examples page to see more videos and to try […]

CBRE San Diego Releases Fourth Quarter 2013 MarketView Reports

By |January 23rd, 2014|

CBRE San Diego released MarketView reports covering San Diego commercial real estate activity in the fourth quarter of 2013.

San Diego office investment sales rose in the fourth quarter, exceeding $1.3 billion for the year; with institutional sales reaching their highest level since 2007. Construction also posted large gains influenced by the 330,000 square foot Sempra corporate headquarters project in […]