7-Eleven Finds a Convenient Site to Build

National convenience store chain 7-Eleven expects to break ground next month on a retail complex at the former Cosmic Coffee site at Northeast 112th Avenue off state Highway 500. The area’s high-volume traffic and dense residential neighborhoods created attractive business conditions for the Dallas-based quick-store chain, said Mike Jenkins, of MAJ Development Corp. in Vancouver. The store, which will be corporately owned instead of franchised, will be part of a…

Accomplished and Under 40

Michael A. Jenkins, 39 Co-owner Coldwell Banker Commercial Jenkins-Bernhardt Assoc. Nominated by: Elena C. Hopper, Coldwell Banker Commercial Jenkins-Bernhardt Assoc. Mike Jenkins is known as an egalitarian whose work in real estate has broad economic impacts. With Coldwell Banker Commercial, he was a global top-five producer for two years and a No. 1 producer at state and regional levels for four years. Jenkins oversaw development and leasing of several local…

Exercising in the Palms – Orchards 24 Hour Fitness to Move

Exercise club chain 24 Hour Fitness will build a swanky new facility to replace its oldest location on Fourth Plain Road, a move designed to retain and increase membership. “24 Hour Fitness has signed a lease to relocate … for our loyal members, as well as prospective new members,” said Peter Berkowitz, the company’s vice president of real estate and strategy. The new 45,000-square-foot club will be in the $18…