Tag Archive for CRE investment

Forest City and the REIT Pipeline

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Diversified commercial real estate owner and developer Forest City is certainly a well-known name in the industry. Some of the company’s most-regarded and valuable projects are in places like New York City and Boston. Particularly high profile is the work of…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for April 25-May 1: New York Real Estate May Be in a New Bubble: Analysts warn of unsustainable price escalation in CRE hot spot Manhattan, reports this video from Bloomberg Business. TIAA-CREF Buys Hawaii Mall Stake for $454…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for April 18-24: Sears Names Schall CEO of Real Estate Investment Trust: Benjamin Schall, formerly of Rouse Properties and Vornado Realty Trust, is tapped to lead Sears Holdings’ (NASDAQ: SHLD) newly formed Seritage Growth Properties, a REIT…

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: Cuba If I were to make a list of the slowest…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for April 11-17 The Secret Sauce: How Buffalo Wild Wings Turned the Sports Bar into a $1.5 Billion Juggernaut: Bloomberg explores the tremendous growth of the bar/restaurant chain, which has become a substantial driver of retail real…