Tag: CRE finance

Top 10 Most Expensive Streets in America

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Today we are focusing on the top 10 most expensive streets in America as listed by JLL. 10. Newport Center Drive (Orange County) With an average rent priced at $51.72 per square feet, Newport Center comes in at number 10 on the…

Guest Post from ILC: Q&A with Jon Henningsgard of Crystal & Company

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Q & A with Jon R. Henningsgard | Executive Managing Director, Crystal & Company Independent Lodging Congress is thrilled to partner with leading independent risk management firm Crystal & Company and one of its top hospitality specialists, Jon Henningsgard. As part of…

The 1031 Debate: Bernie Sanders VS Real Estate

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I often talk about how local politics influence the commercial real estate sector, particularly when it comes to development approvals and related decisions. But the real estate industry is equally aware of decisions made at the federal level of the…

Commercial Real Estate Videos of the Week

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Elizabeth Braman of Realty Mogul discusses her company’s innovative crowdfunding and real estate investment platform. Part II: REIT.com talks to Jill Ziegler, director of sustainability and corporate responsibility with Forest City Enterprises:

Top 9 U.S. Destinations for Foreign Capital in 2014

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It’s time to take another look at foreign investment in commercial real estate, this time focused on cross-border investment in U.S. cities. From Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE: JLL)’s research team and their International Capital Sources 2014 report (PDF), here are the…

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…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for October 18-24: Hines Seeks $380 Million to Revamp Storied Venice Hotels: Hines Italia SGR, a joint venture between U.S.-based Hines (NYSE: HIRT) and Italian investor Manfredi Catella, plans to renovate and operate the Hotel Excelsior and…

The Top 10 People in CRE Finance

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Today we present the top ten entries from a list of the top 50 players in the U.S. commercial real estate finance sector. I’m a little bummed that I didn’t make it onto the list–instead they chose some guy named…

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

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Mensch: Noun. A decent, upright, mature and responsible person. Schlemiel:  Noun, slang. An awkward, clumsy, or unlucky person whose endeavors tend to fail. A loser. Mensch of the Week: Vail Resorts, Inc. Last Tuesday, our Schlemiel of the Week was…