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  • adminApril 10, 2020
    In an effort to determine what impact Covid19 may have in the future on the development of cell towers, we looked at FCC data for new granted and constructed Antenna Structure Registrations over the last three to six months.  This will set a baseline to compare with future quarters.  Here is what we found on what happened through March of 2020.

    Number of Towers Constructed

    First, we examined which tower companies and wireless carriers have been most active over the Read More
  • adminMay 15, 2019
    During the last half of 2019 and early 2020, SteelTree Partners advised on the sale of several tower portfolios ranging from individual towers to mid-sized private portfolios. Some are traditional carrier led tower builds in highly difficult zoning areas with limited competing structures while some others can be best described as rural, unprotected by zoning, and subject to stronger than average competitive pressure from existing towers. While all these portfolios ended up selling, in some cases Read More