Formed in 1990, Watkins & Company, Inc., is a development and brokerage firm specializing in build-to-suit, industrial/warehouse and land development. Watkins can assist your company in ownership or leasing of existing facilities or to be built facilities. Rick Watkins will coordinate and optimize your development project through careful analysis and projection of value at various potential sites and cities. In today’s hyper competitive market, it is more important than ever to critically evaluate: land, construction, incentives, State tax structures, labor climate and availability, training credits and all other components of the logistics location decisions.
Watkins & Company, Inc. and founder, Rick Watkins, have built numerous projects over his 30 years of commercial real estate career including: offices; retail; warehouse and flex buildings. Watkins produces high quality projects while maintaining necessary budget constraints. Unique architectural elements have been an integral part of facilities and their design providing an aesthetically attractive end product that is highly functional.
Watkins has in-depth experiences with the development “tools” provided by State and local Government agencies to maximize economic advantages, including but not limited to Community Improvement Districts, Tax Increment Financing, Tax Abatement, Enterprise Zone Benefits, Historic Tax Credits, Transportation Development Districts and Foreign Trade Zone benefits.
For a partial listing of projects developed by Watkins & Company, Inc., please click on the link above under “Development History” or call Rick Watkins directly anytime at 816.694.5555