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Follow along with James and some of his note-worthy transactions from all over Tri Cities and Southwest Washington in the James Wade Commercial Real Estate Blog.


New High-Demand Flex Space

James’s latest project is a new building built by Elite Construction and Development at 4112 NW 24th in Kennewick. Featuring a fresh modern design, the listing offers hard-to-find flex space in Kennewick’s Southridge neighborhood. Office in the front, highly customizable warehouse space in back, plus two 2-story standalone buildings in front, this property has a Continue reading




Local Doctors Use Building Sale to Make Global Impact

Dr. Lewis Zirkle and the Cadwell family recently listed and sold their 8,392 SF office building at 1045 Jadwin in Richland with Commercial Agent James Wade of The Kenmore Team. The new space was sold to Dr. Lorenzo who will be remodeling it to expand his practice. Dr. Zirkle and the Cadwell family then donated Continue reading




Bob & Annie Nash Buy Flat Top Events Center

Buying commercial real estate with an existing business onsite is one of the best ways to get cash flow from day one. That was the case when Bob and Annie Nash recently purchased the Flat Top Events Center. With 10 weddings already booked and more being added each day, the space provided immediate cash flow Continue reading




Sculpt Thrives In New Location

Sometimes people fear change, but it can be exactly what a person or business needs. James client Lindsey Kirby was working as a registered nurse when she felt the calling to make some changes. Starting within, Lindsey transformed her health, combining each new health strategy she encountered with her knowledge from nursing. Once she fell Continue reading




Porter’s BBQ Expansion

Being able to help a hard-working “kid” who played baseball with your youngest son grow his business from a food cart to two locations and a commercial kitchen back in his hometown is a special experience. One of my favorite parts of commercial real estate is seeing my client’s visions become a reality, from dance Continue reading




New Multi-Story Office Building For Lease

This new multi-story office building at 8009 Tucannon features a modern design centered around an abundance of windows and natural light. The offices are positioned just off the high-traffic corner of Steptoe and Gage with great signage and access to your business. Check out the full listing for 8009 Tucannon! If you have property or Continue reading




Construction Industry Training Council to Open New Facility in Pasco

  In order to supply the Tri-Cities ever-growing demand for homes and new construction, builders need trained staff. That’s why the Construction Industry Training Council of Washington (CITCWA) contacted James in early August looking to lease 1,500 square feet of office space, which was quickly expanded to 4,500 square feet. James suggested a mixed use Continue reading




Quick Turn – Three locations, Two Businesses

We recently talked about how James Wade and The Kenmore Team helped Top Tree Service purchase a great new property in West Richland, but shortly after Top Tree Service settled into their new location owner Ryan Hone needed to lease his old space. At the same time, Gale Rew Construction was on a tight timeline Continue reading




Church Finds New Home

When James Wade began showing his listing at 3180 W Clearwater to Matt Burkhead of Providence Baptist Church Matt’s vision was one step closer to reality, but his timeline was very tight. One of the best parts of Providence Baptist was the way their congregation volunteered to upgrade flooring, add walls, and make the space Continue reading




Crossfit Unrestrained Gets Great New Location

After 20 years in real estate James relationships with his clients is his most valuable asset. By consistently meeting the needs of his clients, a level of trust is developed that bridges the gap when deals need to be closed, and this deal was no different. Crossfit Unrestrained is a gym owned by Ken and Continue reading