Tag: CBD

Top 9 Residential Property Types by Investment Prospect

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Today’s “Top 10” (top 9, actually) is going to focus on the many subsectors of the residential real estate space. Naturally, there is a great deal of variation, prospect-wise, among the different residential sub-classes–with 2015 outlooks ranging from very poor…

Top 10 CRE Subsectors by Investment Prospect in 2015

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Today we’re drawing from data published on page 62 of the PwC/ULI report Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2015 (available as a PDF over here). Based on the feedback of industry professionals at the end of 2014, here is a ranking…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for March 28-April 3: Blackstone Is Said to Raise $14.5 Billion for Real Estate Fund: The alternative-asset investment giant  breaks its own real estate fundraising record, set previously by its Blackstone Real Estate Partners VII fund, which…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for January 31-February 6: Outlook for Real Estate Positive Overall: CBRE (video): Speaking from Singapore, CBRE (NYSE: CBG)’s Global Chief Economist Richard Barkham discusses conditions and expectations for international real estate in 2015. Warehouse Owners Enjoy Another…

Big Money Returns to Suburban Office Markets

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Gateway markets and CBDs tend to get all the attention when it comes to the development or sales of office properties, but these high-profile markets and submarkets are not the only places one can find opportunities for office projects and…

Justice Isn’t Blind… Justice Was Downsized

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Office buildings. It seems like they’re everywhere, and to an extent they are. This popular real estate asset class once saw a great deal of development in CBD and suburban markets throughout the country, particularly during the ’80s and ’90s, when…

Next Moves

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Amazon.com, one of the great success stories of the late-90s tech boom and an e-commerce juggernaut of the last decade or so, rarely shies away from surprising investors, customers, and the media alike. While Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) is no longer…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for June 21-27: Mercedes Teams with Infiniti on $1.4 Billion Mexico Plant: The joint venture between car companies Daimler AG (FRA: DAI) and Nissan Motor Co. (TYO: 7201) will produce up to 300,000 Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti brand cars at this…