Andrew M. Pegalis an Attorney, Insurance Broker, Real Estate Investor, Commercial Property Owner, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist Speaker as well as owner with his wife of Acclaim Properties LLC, a family owned, privately held real estate investment and management company headquartered in Richmond, Virginia joins Enterprise Radio.
Listen to interview with host Eric Dye & guest Andrew M. Pegalis discuss the following:
- You are an attorney, insurance broker, real Estate Investor, commercial property owner, entrepreneur, speaker and best-selling author. Tell us what attracted you to becoming a real estate investor?
- Tell us about your company, Acclaim Properties.
- Executive Suites or Office Suites have really gained in popularity across the country. Tell us why you think there is such a growing trend with these types of offices?
- Share some examples of key advantages that distinguish Acclaim Business Suites from the competition?
- What was the most difficult thing you’ve faced as a landlord (or investor), and how did you deal with it?
- What were the stumbling blocks or mistakes you have made along the way or seen others make?
Acclaim Small Business, LLC (d/b/a Acclaim Business Suites) is the newest subsidiary of Acclaim Properties, LLC, formed to create a unique and cost-effective work environment for Entrepreneurs, Consultants, Professionals and Small Businesses in Midlothian, Virginia, in the CenterPointe Office Building, directly across from Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital.
Acclaim Business Suites has fourteen generously-sized Class A private and lockable offices, a state-of-the-art conference room with video teleconference and 1080p presentation capability, a large break room that doubles as a backup conference room, and a printing and postage work center that serves all your back office needs.
Acclaim Business Suites is the smart choice for those that don’t wish to spend the tens or even hundreds of thousands of dollars to build out their own office, while simultaneously fostering a dynamic work environment shared with other smart and talented business professionals. The benefits of collaboration cannot be realized from your home office.
Perhaps most importantly, our pricing structure is simple, transparent and competitive. Come see how Acclaim Business Suites can help establish your business. Welcome to the new productive.SM
About Andrew M. Pegalis
Pegalis is an attorney, insurance broker, real estate investor, entrepreneur, speaker, philanthropist and best-selling author of the number-one selling Y2K business preparedness book, Y2K Risk Management: Contingency Planning, Business Continuity and Avoiding Litigation. He has appeared on the cover of Small Business Magazine and was interviewed on MSMBC.
Pegalis, along with his wife Debra, (a disabled veteran) own Acclaim Properties LLC, a family owned, privately held real estate investment and management company headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, comprised of CenterPointe Office Building, 1000 Boulders Parkway, Richmond, VA, Acclaim Business Suites, Acclaim Small Business, LLC (Vending) and Acclaim Property Management.
As the managing member of Acclaim Properties, Pegalis is responsible for investment acquisition, financing, leasing, property management, and sales. Mr. Pegalis also remains an independent brokerage consultant for Armfield, Harrison & Thomas, Inc. (AH&T), a premier Mid-Atlantic insurance services firm. Recently, riding the rising tide of executive office suites, Pegalis added Acclaim Business Suites to his real estate portfolio.
Located in the affluent, rapidly growing heart of the I-288 corridor in the Richmond, Virginia area, Acclaim Business Suites are different than anything on the market today, featuring 14 Class-A private, lockable suites ranging from 150 to over 350 square feet; flexible lease terms, from one month to one year or more, rental rates starting at $600/month, with no hidden fees and much more.
Moving to Richmond from Northern Virginia a few years ago, Andrew is quickly becoming a valuable member of the Richmond Community. He is currently a member of the Board of Directors for the Weinstein Jewish Community Center and serves on the Benchmarking, Greening, Silent Auction and Operations Committees. For his work with the Weinstein JCC, Mr. Pegalis received the LeRoy Goldberg Emerging Leadership Award.