L.L. Consulting, founded in 2000, is committed to assisting communities with the economic revitalization and development of their historic downtown cores, traditional commercial districts, urban commercial corridors, and business improvement areas. L.L. Consulting has worked with local governments, Main Street programs, redevelopment agencies, business associations, chambers of commerce, business improvement districts, community development corporations, downtown organization, and other non-profits throughout the Southwest.
Do downtown storefront improvement projects provide an adequate return on investment to the property owners, outside investors, or public funding entities? The National Main Street Center showcases the results of a recent case study analysis completed by Wisconsin Main Street and the University of Wisconsin-Extension, "An Analysis of Downtown Storefront Improvements: A Selection of Wisconsin Case Studies," seeks to answer this question by providing a wealth present day insights on the value of property improvements from the perspective of the individual property and business owners. Click here to read the full article posted on the National Main Street Center's website.
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Rick Segal & Associates - The Retail Experts blogged recently on the topic of "Employee Appreciation: Baby Gifts to Lessen Absenteeism. Click here to read Rick's blog plus others on topics such as "Five Tips if You're Applying for a Business Loan" or "% Unique Characteristics of Black Friday 2014" or "How Social Media Can Help You Sell Your Business." Enjoy.