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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: Police Chief J. Scott Thomson Camden, NJ Today I am thrilled…

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

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Mensch  Noun, informal. 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: Larry Silverstein, Silverstein Properties Larry Silverstein, the Brooklyn-born real estate developer and…

Really Big Warehouses

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The subject of today’s post is really big warehouses. I mean, really big warehouses. Obviously, warehouses have always been big. They’re built for storage, after all, for aggregating a large and often diverse inventory of products and making them readily accessible…

Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

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Mensch  Noun, informal. 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: Bill Procida, Procida Funding & Advisors Philadelphia is home to many…

Top 10 U.S. CRE Assets by Cap Rate

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Today’s Top 10 list comes to us courtesy of Integra Realty Resources‘ latest market trends report, Viewpoint 2014 (available for download here). Although you can probably guess which asset class will win the top spot on this ranking, I think…

Commercial Real Estate Videos of the Week

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Here’s some news that may one day affect the traditional and online retail sectors, if not the future of humanity. Jeff Bezos of Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN) unveils the prototype for a new, helicopter-like drone intended to deliver items in under…

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

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Mensch:  Noun, informal. 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: Gerard Sweeney, Brandywine Realty Trust Today our Mensch of the Week is…

Commercial Real Estate Videos of the Week

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CNBC asks if rising mortgage rates will have an impact on the recovery of the housing market, or create a boost for the rental market. Doug Culkin, head of the National Apartment Association, discusses the dynamics affecting rental demand: –…

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

Mensch  Noun, informal. 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: Curbed For sheer entertainment value, my favorite real estate website (or…