Category: Week in Review

Commercial Real Estate Week-In-Review

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Week-In-Review for January 30th – February 5th Hersha Hospitality Sells 7 Manhattan Hotels for $571.4 Million: Yesterday, Hersha Hospitality Trust announced it would sell a total of seven limited-service hotels for $571.4MM to a joint venture with Cindat Capital Management…

Commercial Real Estate Week-In-Review

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Week-In-Review for January 23rd-29th Hilton Worldwide Unveils New Brand: Hilton Worldwide has now successfully launched its new hotel brand Tru. The new brand will deliver an affordable experience while still including perks such as comfortable platform beds, 55-inch TVs, and spacious bathrooms. The…

Commercial Real Estate Week-in-Review

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Week-in-Review for January 16th – 22nd Microsoft Seeks to Buy, Expand Longtime Silicon Valley Campus: Microsoft Executive Vice President Qi Lu announced Thursday for plans to renovate and expand its 15 year long standing campus in Mountain View, CA. Expansion plans…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for January 9th – 15th Commercial Property Boom Forecast to End, With Canada Hit Hard: Avison Young reports that the U.S. will show little change in vacancy rates while Canada is expected to see a 12.2% increase in…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for January 2nd – 8th Macy’s Closing 40 Stores as Holiday Sales Go Cold: Macy’s Inc., who faced disappointing holiday season sales, launched a series of cost-effective initiative strategies this past week which includes laying off over…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for December 26th – January 1st The Year in Review: Commercial Real Estate in 2015: A round-up of some of CoStar’s top stories of 2015 including: the Cushman & Wakefield merge with DTZ, Blackstone’s continued world domination…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for December 19th – 25th Congress Again Rubberstamps Temporary Extension of Investor Visa Program Popular Among Developers: As part of the year-end federal spending and new tax bill, Congress once again has extended the U.S. Immigrant Investor…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for December 12th – 18th Hilton Request Ahead of Looming Deadline Blocking Tax-Free REIT Spinoff: On Wednesday, The Wall Street Journal reported that Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. requested approval for registering a number of the hotels they own…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for December 5th – 11th Blackstone to Buy Greystar in $2 Billion Deal: This past Tuesday, Greystar Real Estate Partners, LLc, the head honcho of apartment management companies, announced their deal to sell a 32-property multi-family portfolio to Blackstone Group…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for November 28-December 4: As Single Family Rental Industry Grows Up, 2 More Major Players Agree To Merge: American Homes 4 Rent and American Residential Properties Inc. approved a definitive merger agreement this morning in a transaction…