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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…

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…

Top 10 U.S. Retail Markets of 2012

Even though many retail markets have struggled since the recession and the advent of e-commerce, there are many markets, submarkets, and property types that still show potential for retail investors and operators. From IRR’s Viewpoint 2013, based upon data from…

Commercial Real Estate Videos of the Week

Today, we have two interesting videos from the busy researchers over at Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE: JLL). First, we have an interview with Steve Ondrejack,  VP Logistics for Modell’s Sporting Goods. He discusses the ongoing effects of e-commerce on his…

The Warehouse Boom

A few hundred square feet isn’t what it used to be. These days, it’s worth more. As CoStar Group’s Mark Heschmeyer reported last Wednesday, online retail’s ever-growing presence in the national economy isn’t simply replacing the demand for retail space with…