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Tuesday, October 31

LeTip of Greater San Diego meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at the Mission Valley Hilton Hotel's Monterey Whaling Company Restaurant. For more information, call Ben Huggins at (619) 291-2327 or visit (www.LeTip.to).

Leads Club meets beginning at 7:15 a.m. at Coco's Restaurant in El Cajon. For reservations, call (800) 783-3761.

LeTip La Jolla Lunch meets from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Radisson Hotel in La Jolla. For reservations, call Tim Tillapaugh at (858) 578-7755.

9444 Toastmasters meets from noon to 1 p.m. at J. Muller, 9444 Balboa Ave., #200 in Kearny Mesa. For more information, call Shannon Bennett or Nancy Biagioni at (858) 694-0444.

The EncourageMint Club is hosting best-selling author Steve Shapiro, who will give a talk on "Listening for Success in Business." The meeting will be held beginning at noon at the KoKo Palms Restaurant, 850 Tamarack Ave. in Carlsbad. For reservations, call Jack McClendon at (760) 730-3353.

Leads Club meets beginning at noon at the El Camino Country Club, 3202 Vista Way in Oceanside. For reservations, call (800) 783-3761.

Wednesday, November 1

Encinitas Business Exchange meets from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at Herschel's Restaurant, 1486 Encinitas Blvd. in Encinitas. The breakfast costs $6. For reservations, call Lane Post at (760) 436-8600.

Leads Club meets beginning at 7:15 a.m. at Aviara Golf Club, 7447 Batiquitos Drive in La Costa. For reservations, call (800) 783-3761.

Leads Club meets beginning at 7:15 a.m. at Le Peep Grill in Poway. For reservations, call (800) 783-3761.

Leads Club meets beginning at noon at the Pizza Factory in Ramona. For reservations, call (800) 783-3761.

Leads Club meets beginning at 12:15 p.m. at the Broken Yolk Caf & #233;, 1851 Garnet Ave. in Pacific Beach. For reservations, call (800) 783-3761.

The San Diego Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals will hold their meeting beginning at 5 p.m. at Tom Ham's Lighthouse, 2150 Harbor Island Drive. Dinner is $23 for members and $28 for guests. For more information, call Marie Mahon at (909) 698-8308.

Thursday, November 2

Scripps Teasers Toastmasters meets from 7 to 8 a.m. at United States International University's Daly Hall, 10445 Pomerado Road. For more information, call John Correia at (619) 260-2063 or Patrick Kilian at (619) 543-1999.

Leads Club meets beginning at 7:15 a.m. at Mimi's Caf & #233; in Mission Valley. For reservations, call (800) 783-3761.

Nonprofit Management Solutions is sponsoring a workshop titled "Budgeting for Grant Proposals for Nonprofit Organizations" from 9 a.m. to noon at its office on 8265 Vickers St. The fee is $40 to $50. For reservations or more information, call (858) 292-4702.

Acoustic Energy Toastmasters meets from noon to 1 p.m. at RD Instruments, 9855 Business Park Ave. in Scripps Ranch. For more information, call Eric Hawes at (858) 693-1178, Ext. 3193.

Leads Club meets beginning at 12:15 p.m. at El Camino Country Club, 3202 Vista Way in Oceanside. For reservations, call (800) 783-3761.

Leads Club meets beginning at 12:15 p.m. at the Coast Caf & #233; in the Embassy Suites in La Jolla. For reservations, call (800) 783-3761.

SCORE will hold an "Advertising, Publicity and Sales Techniques Workshop" from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Pacific Bell Directory. Steve Weber and Michael Crow are scheduled for presentations. The registration fee is $35 in advance or $45 at the door. Call (619) 557-7272 for more information.

Consumer Credit Counseling Service will host a free open house from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at its Mission Valley main branch office at 1550 Hotel Circle North, Suite 110. For more information, contact Maureen Mikelson at (619) 497-0200, Ext. 44.

The Goal Setters will present motivational speaker Shirley Carolan at their Open House beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Olympic Hotel Resort and Spa in Carlsbad. The cost is $10. For reservations, call (619) 985-7817.

National Association for Female Executives meets from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Marriott Hotel in Mission Valley. The cost is $20 for members and students, and $25 for nonmembers. For reservations, call (619) 491-4104 or visit (www.sdwn.org).

Friday, November 3

Nonprofit Management Solutions will sponsor a workshop titled "Cliff Notes: Things I Wish They Had Told Me About Fund Raising For Nonprofit Organizations" from 9 to 11 a.m. at National University, 3580 Aero Court in Kearny Mesa. For reservations, call (858) 292-5702.

The annual Social Evening for Financial Analysts Society of San Diego is from 6 to 9 p.m. at The Prado at Balboa Park's Alhambra room. The cost for nonmembers is $25. For reservations, call Margy Ashby at (619) 593-9996 or E-mail ma1gski@cs.com.

Saturday, November 4

SCORE is offering a discount on its "Business Principals Workshop" being held held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Webster University. The registration fee is reduced to $20 in advance or $30 at the door. For more information, call (619) 557-7272.

Monday, November 6

Smoothtalkers Toastmasters meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at The Church of Today, 8999 Activity Road in Miramar. For more information, call Bob Cantrell at (619) 401-1920 or visit (www.smoothtalkers.org).

Real Estate Leases

Property: 222 Vinewood, Escondido

Lessor: Lionel M. Kahn

Leasing agents: The Harris Co. represented the lessee. Trent France of CB Richard Ellis represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Gary Kasten signed a five-year, $179,400 lease for 4,080 square feet of industrial space.

Property: 9225 and 9235 Brown Deer Road, San Diego

Lessor: Easton Development

Leasing agents: Dean Asaro of CB Richard Ellis represented the lessee and the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Builders Showcase Interior signed a five-year, $1.08 million lease for 27,605 square feet of industrial warehouse space.

Property: 6995 Flanders, San Diego

Lessor: Luis and Celeste Bran

Leasing agents: Dean Asaro of CB Richard Ellis represented the lessee. Colliers International represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: General Atomics signed a five-year, $1 million lease for 24,201 square feet of industrial space.

Property: 8690 Aero Drive, San Diego

Lessor: Montgomery Field, LLC

Leasing agents: Scott Duhs and Craig Duhs of Retail Properties Group, Inc. represented the lessee and the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Pizza Hut signed a one-year, $13,512 lease for 1,094 square feet of retail space.

Property: 8680 Navajo Road, Suite 103, San Diego

Lessor: Navajo Lake Murray Partners

Lessee/square footage: Steve Symington dba Little Artists signed a 38-month, $45,474 lease for 1,060 square feet of studio space.

Property: 4089 Genesee Ave., San Diego

Lessor: AJ Pizza

Leasing agents: Scott Duhs and Craig Duhs of Retail Properties Group, Inc. represented the lessee and the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Lixian Xin signed a 48-month, $107,405 lease for 1,900 square feet of retail space.

Property: 7875 Broadway, Lemon Grove

Lessor: John Litchman

Leasing agents: Dan Malcolm of Retail Properties Group, Inc. represented the lessee. Scott Duhs and Craig Duhs of Retail Properties Group, Inc. represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: San Diego Children's Health Service signed a 63-month, $356,773 lease for 8,000 square feet of retail space.

Property: 2990 Jamacha Road, San Diego

Lessor: PRSD, LLC

Lessee/square footage: Charis Community Church signed a 25-month, $98,000 lease for 4,587 square feet of church space.

Property: 8360 Camino Santa Fe, Suite A, San Diego

Lessor: Miramar Commerce Park, Ltd.

Leasing agents: Wayne Downs of Voit Commercial represented the lessee. Dean Asaro of CB Richard Ellis represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: L & N Uniform Supply Corp. signed a three-year, $123,873 lease for 3,891 square feet of office/warehouse space.

Property: 796 Energy Way, Chula Vista

Lessor: Surface Technologies Corp.

Leasing agents: Chris Holder of Burnham Real Estate Services represented the lessee. Arthur Bleier of Voit Commercial Brokerage represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: JMAC, Inc. dba AAAA Auto Storage signed a 36-month, $335,472 lease for 20,000 square feet of storage space.

Property: 310 Third Ave., #B-3, Chula Vista

Lessor: Third Avenue Investments, LLC

Leasing agents: Tracy C. Clark of Voit Commercial Brokerage represented the lessee and the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Tom Helms signed a 12-month, $18,451 lease for 992 square feet of office space.

Property: 4344 Convoy St., San Diego

Lessor: Harbaugh Convoy Ltd.

Leasing agents: Joe Balla of Retail Properties Group, Inc. represented the lessee and the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Sang Lye Kim signed a five-year, $124,233 lease for 1,500 square feet of retail space.

Property: 3860 Convoy St., San Diego

Lessor: Sunrise Associates

Leasing agents: The lessee represented itself. Nick Alford of Flocke & Avoyer Commercial Real Estate represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Mai Thi signed a five-year, $223,552 lease for 3,120 square feet of restaurant space.

Property: 2840 Loker Ave., Carlsbad

Lessor: H.G. Fenton Co.

Leasing agents: Doug Simpson, Lannie Allee and James Benson of Coldwell Banker Commercial represented the lessee. Mark Emerick and Dennis Visser of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Seltzer Chemical Inc. signed an 84-month, $1.91 million lease for 33,983 square feet of office space.

Property: 5115 Avenida Encinas, Suite G, Carlsbad

Lessor: Pacifica Business Center c/o Realty Resources

Leasing agents: Steve Salmons of Elkins Zirpolo represented the lessee. David M. Steffy of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Sino Distribution signed a 24-month, $124,113 lease for 5,070 square feet of distribution space.

Property: 2792 Loker Ave., Suite 101, Carlsbad

Lessor: EFBP Associates c/o Madison Square Properties

Leasing agents: David M. Steffy of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessee and the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Barton Construction signed a 36-month, $46,008 lease for 1,449 square feet of office space.

Property: 5541 Fermi Court, Suite 100, Carlsbad

Lessor: Carlsbad Associates #1 LP

Leasing agents: Buddy Norman of The Staubach Co. represented the lessee. Joe Anderson and Norm Kerlin of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Hartford Fire Insurance Co. signed a 60-month, $312,576 lease for 2,816 square feet of office space.

Property: 2790 Loker Ave., Suite 109, Carlsbad

Lessee/square footage: Syntron Bioresearch signed a 12-month, $11,332 lease for 1,113 square feet of storage space.

Property: 6350 Yarrow Drive, Suite A, Carlsbad

Lessor: KSH Enterprises

Leasing agents: David M. Steffy of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessee. The lessor represented itself.

Lessee/square footage: Eden Beauty Concepts signed a 36-month, $158,077 lease for 7,408 square feet of retail space.

Property: 2225 Camino Vida Roble, Suite 100, Carlsbad

Lessor: RBCO.RELP

Leasing agents: Dennis Cunningham of Planning Systems Land Brokerage represented the lessee. Kent Moore and Robert Black of BRE Commercial/NAI represented the lessor.

Lessee/square footage: Vintage Storage signed a 48-month, $242,156 lease, for 8,770 square feet of warehouse space.

Real Estate Sales

Property: 3380 Market St., San Diego

Seller: C2C, LLC

Selling agents: Ron Bement of CB Richard Ellis represented the seller and the buyer.

Buyer: Padre Janitorial Supplies purchased a 15,631-square-foot industrial building for $1.21 million.

Property: 1706 Descanso Ave., San Marcos

Seller: Armour Building Co.

Selling agents: Chris Rodriguez of Faris Lee Investments represented the seller. Coast Commercial Real Estate represented the buyer.

Buyer: Larry Stewart purchased a 20,061-square-foot retail building for $1.25 million.

Property: 1500 Shadowridge Drive, Vista

Seller: CT Realty Corp. and The Acacia Capital Funds

Selling agents: Ed Rosen and John Chu of Burnham Real Estate Services represented the seller. The buyer represented itself.

Buyer: Shadowridge Corp. purchased a 240-unit apartment complex for $20.8 million.